News Release Archive
Omaha Builds Math Momentum with Academic Partnerships and $1.4 Million GrantSeptember 27, 2019
A $1.4 million federal grant funded by the National Science Foundation Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program will help the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) build upon a successful program that prepares future high school math teachers for dynamic careers in high-need schools.
Interim President Susan Fritz Testifies On Workforce DevelopmentSeptember 27, 2019
Interim President Fritz was joined by leaders in higher education, business and K-12 in testifying before the Legislature about opportunities to meet the growing demand for high-skill, high-demand, high-wage jobs in the state.
UNO's Gandhi Kicks Off New NU Podcast SeriesSeptember 25, 2019
Robin Gandhi discusses UNO’s leadership in addressing national challenges posed by cybercrime and training the next generation of cybersecurity experts.
Public Safety Warns of Olympics-Themed Email ScamSeptember 20, 2019
An Olympic-themed job scam has returned to the Omaha area ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Congressman Bacon Meets with UNO faculty, Chancellor GoldSeptember 20, 2019
U.S. Rep. Don Bacon of Nebraska toured UNO and UNMC earlier this month, meeting with faculty and researchers as well as Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D.
Two Mavericks Earn Presidential Graduate FellowshipsSeptember 19, 2019
The prestigious fellowships are awarded to a select group of NU graduate students each year on the basis of high academic performance and personal accomplishment.
STEM TRAIL Center to Host Weekly Seminars, WorkshopsSeptember 19, 2019
Beginning this October, weekly events will be hosted by the STEM TRAIL Center at the Thompson Alumni Center.
First Generation Students Celebrate, Are Celebrated on CampusSeptember 19, 2019
Hundreds of first-generation students were recognized at a "First Generation Proud" pre-game event before the men's soccer game against the University of Michigan.
A Message from Senior Vice Chancellor Kopp on Changes in Office of Academic AffairsSeptember 19, 2019
Several personnel changes and a new assistant vice chancellor position have been announced.
Rainbow Readers Book ClubSeptember 17, 2019
Join UNO's Queer and Trans Services for this LGBTQ-centric book club.
Werner Enterprises Supports UNO’s Supply Chain, Logistics and Technology ProgramsSeptember 17, 2019
The philanthropic investment represents a strategic partnership with UNO’s College of Information Science and Technology and the supply chain management program in its College of Business Administration.
Largest Single Research Grant in UNO History Awarded to BiomechanicsSeptember 16, 2019
The Department of Biomechanics at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) has received a grant of $10.3 million — the largest single research grant in university history – surpassing its own previous record that lasted five years.
Continuing the ConversationSeptember 13, 2019
A message from Chancellor Gold following investiture and inviting Mavericks to the first campus forum of the semester.
New Programs Designed to Support Retention, GraduationSeptember 12, 2019
Several new academic and student support initiatives are set to launch in the coming weeks, months.
INBRE Program Provides Invaluable Research Experience for Four UNO StudentsSeptember 12, 2019
Four UNO students took part in the Nebraska Institutional Development Award Program (IDeA) Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) program in 2019.
Epic Proposal has UNO TiesSeptember 11, 2019
It hit “Inside Edition,” “People,” and more – an epic proposal involving actor Hugh Jackman has UNO ties.
UNO Names Rebecca Gratz Employee of the MonthSeptember 10, 2019
Rebecca was nominated by her peers for her exceptional work and uplifting attitude.
New UNO Enrollment Numbers Highlight Access, MissionSeptember 09, 2019
New enrollment numbers released Monday, Sept. 9 show growth in mission-driven focus areas at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) even as total numbers declined slightly from the year before.
Eight UNO Mavs Named to 2019 “40 Under 40” ListSeptember 09, 2019
Eight UNO Mavericks were listed among 40 entrepreneurs, executives and professionals under the age of 40 who are leading the way in the Omaha area.
Faculty Funding Available to Increase Global Perspectives in CourseworkSeptember 06, 2019
Proposals for awards up to $5,000 are being accepted through Wednesday, Nov. 6.