News Release Archive
UNO Aviation Students Recognized for Innovating, Improving Runway SafetyAugust 29, 2019
A team of aviation students from the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) was awarded first prize at a prestigious national aviation competition for designing a system that aims to reduce the threat of collisions on airport runways.
Flag Lowering for Charles InghamAugust 28, 2019
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Charles Ingham who recently passed away.
A Welcome Message from Interim President Susan FritzAugust 27, 2019
We begin the new academic year with opportunities for continued learning and growth.
Munroe-Meyer Institute Marks Beginning of Renovations to New HomeAugust 26, 2019
MMI will be uniquely designed to facilitate integrated care for the individuals and families with these disabilities and complex health care needs that MMI serves across the lifespan.
President's Op-Ed: University Beginning New Academic Year With Momentum, Opportunities for GrowthAugust 23, 2019
"It is a great honor and responsibility to serve our students and the people of Nebraska. I will do all I can to help maintain the trajectory that Nebraskans have built for their University."
The Maverick Minute | Scott Scholars ProgramAugust 22, 2019
Wayne Watkins, new executive director of the Scott Scholars Program, joins Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., to discuss the program and how he envisions its growth.
The Maverick Minute | First Generation GuildAugust 22, 2019
Shannon Teamer, senior director of Inclusion Programs and Services, joins Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D. to discuss the First Generation Guild, a collaborative effort to support students who are first in their families to pursue higher education.
The Maverick Minute | Destination 225°August 22, 2019
Scott Tarry, director of UNO's Aviation Institute, joins Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D. to discuss the new Destination 225° pilot pathways program.
Discount on Certificate in Fundraising ManagementAugust 22, 2019
Students, Faculty and Staff can receive a 15% discount with a special code.
UNO Welcomes New Faculty to CampusAugust 21, 2019
A new group of full and part-time faculty, all experts in their respective fields, have joined the Maverick family.
Ombuds Services Open to Students, Faculty and StaffAugust 21, 2019
The Ombuds assist with informal conflict resolution and problem-solving, navigating difficult situations, and advocacy for fair processes and fair treatment.
LaTrina Parker Earns Board of Regents KUDOS AwardAugust 21, 2019
Parker accepted the award at the Board of Regents meeting on Aug. 16.
Summer 2019 UNO Magazine Now AvailableAugust 20, 2019
The newest issue of the award-winning UNO Magazine is out and arriving at the homes of UNO graduates around the world.
Construction to Impact Drive Between MBSC, EABAugust 20, 2019
Construction is scheduled to begin on the drive entrance between EAB and the MBSC from Aug. 21 through Aug. 25.
UNO Recognized by Gov. Ricketts for Excellence in Workplace WellnessAugust 19, 2019
On Friday, Aug. 16, UNO was awarded a 2019 Governor's Wellness Award; the only university in the state to be recognized.
Susan M. Fritz, Ph.D., Installed as University of Nebraska Interim PresidentAugust 16, 2019
The University of Nebraska celebrated history on Aug. 16 with the installation of Susan M. Fritz, Ph.D., as interim president. Fritz, a 30-year veteran of the university who most recently served as executive vice president and provost, becomes the first woman to lead the NU system since its creation 51 years ago.
New Exosuit Makes Walking and Running EasierAugust 15, 2019
A portable exosuit designed by researchers at Harvard and UNO Biomechanics might just give us a glimpse into what the future of wearable robotic devices looks like.
Flag Lowering for David SwansonAugust 15, 2019
David Swanson, Ph.D., director of the Holland Computing Center, passed away unexpectedly on Aug. 11
VA Grant Funds UNO/UNMC Research into COPDAugust 13, 2019
Through a federal grant, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is putting investigators from the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) and the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) on the front lines of COPD research.
UNO Names Lindsay Linson Employee of the MonthAugust 12, 2019
Lindsay was nominated by her peers for her adaptability and attention to detail.
Installation of Interim President Susan Fritz to Highlight Aug. 16 NU Board of Regents MeetingAugust 09, 2019
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet Friday, Aug. 16, 2019. A highlight of the day will be the formal installation of Interim President Susan Fritz, Ph.D.
The Maverick Minute | Baseball, Softball Facility PlansAugust 09, 2019
Vice Chancellor and Athletics Director Trev Alberts joins Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D. on Center Campus to discuss plans for a new home for Omaha Baseball and Softball.
2019 Engagement Survey Results Shared With CampusAugust 07, 2019
A message from Chancellor Gold on UNO's survey results and next steps for campus.
West and Pacific Street Garages to Close for CleaningAugust 05, 2019
Anyone who has cars in the West Garage & Pacific Street Garage must make sure that they're removed by Friday, Aug. 9.
A Message from Chancellor Gold | Dayton and El Paso ViolenceAugust 05, 2019
"Loss almost always challenges us to reflect – in this case reflect on our own family and their safety and at the same time to reflect on what might be done to prevent this kind of tragedy in the future."
Ameritas Data Breach Has Minimal Impact on NU EmployeesAugust 05, 2019
Ameritas Life Insurance Corp., third-party administrator for the University of Nebraska's dental plan, disclosed data breach on July 23.
Flag Lowering for Victims of El Paso, Dayton ShootingsAugust 04, 2019
All flags will be lowered on campus to honor the victims of recent shootings in El Paso and Dayton through Aug. 8, 2019.
U.S. Representatives Bacon, Baird Visit UNO to Discuss Agricultural InnovationAugust 02, 2019
The two congressmen visited with faculty and administration from the College of Information Science and Technology, as well as members of the business and nonprofit communities.
UNO Tapped by Jet Linx & Southwest for Pilot Pathways ProgramAugust 01, 2019
The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is one of just four schools selected for new Destination 225° university pathways.