News Release Archive
Student Commencement Stories: December 2019December 20, 2019
Congratulations to our newest graduates, who are now a part of our successful UNO Alumni community. Remember: Once a Maverick, always a Maverick!
UNO Faculty, Students Develop Database to Provide Real-Time Data Analysis for 911 CallsDecember 19, 2019
Faculty members and graduate students from UNO's College of Information Science and Technology’s (IS&T) developed a database and visual dashboard that provides insight into trends, patterns, and statistics for Sarpy County’s 911 calls.
The Maverick Minute | Counseling and Psychological ServicesDecember 19, 2019
Charlene Patterson, director of UNO's Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) office, joins UNO Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., to discuss the important resources the office provides students.
Mileage Rate to Increase to 29 Cents in 2020December 19, 2019
The standard mileage rate is based on an annual study of the fixed and variable costs of operating a university fleet automobile.
Dec. 24 Designated Paid Holiday for Eligible UNO EmployeesDecember 18, 2019
Following an executive order from President Donald Trump and Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts, Interim NU President Susan Fritz has granted administrative leave for eligible employees on Tuesday, Dec. 24.
A Holiday Message of Thanks From Chancellor GoldDecember 18, 2019
Ahead of the Holiday Break and Winter Closedown, UNO Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., has a special message and video for all members of the Maverick community.
New “Leading Nebraska” Podcast Features Nebraska Business Development Center’s Impact on Economic GrowthDecember 17, 2019
The Nebraska Business Development Center offers affordable advising, professional development and other specialized resources to help Nebraska businesses grow.
Davion Vaillant Awarded Scholarship as UNO's First 'Maverick in the Making'December 17, 2019
The Roncalli Catholic High School senior was recognized for his perseverance, commitment to his community and positivity. He will be attending UNO this fall.
Students Get Opportunity of a Lifetime, Present at Apple HeadquartersDecember 16, 2019
Seven members of the Scott Scholars program traveled to Cupertino, California, in November to present work on two apps they developed over the summer.
Senator Robert Hilkemann Visits UNODecember 16, 2019
During his time on campus, Hilkemann had the opportunity to learn more about the Department of Biomechanics as well as the Goodrich Scholarship Program.
Sam Peshek Joins University Communications as New Director of Editorial and Media RelationsDecember 16, 2019
Sam Peshek, a news and editorial content strategist, joins the Office of University Communications as its new Director of Editorial and Media Relations.
No Access to Arts and Sciences Hall During Holiday BreakDecember 12, 2019
Due to renovation-related construction, there will be no access to Arts and Sciences Hall from Dec. 21, 2019 - Jan. 1, 2020.
Ties Between Xalapa, UNO Celebrated During International Education WeekDecember 11, 2019
The visit provided an opportunity to talk about the importance of higher education for addressing global, as well as local, needs.
Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Rick Evans Named NSRI Deputy Executive DirectorDecember 09, 2019
A UNO Alumnus, Evans will provide leadership and support for research programs consistent with the educational and scientific goals of NSRI and NU.
WiSTEM Pro^2 Feedback SurveyDecember 08, 2019
WiSTEM Pro^2 is asking for feedback on their name and priorities from any member of the UNO community; deadline is Dec. 20.
UNO AAC Names Vanessa Hatfield-Reeker Advisor of the MonthDecember 06, 2019
Hatfield-Reeker, academic advisor for the College of Information Science and Technology, was recently named November's “Awesome Advisor” by the Academic Advising Council.
Board of Regents Confirms Walter “Ted” Carter as Eighth University of Nebraska PresidentDecember 05, 2019
The Board of Regents voted Thursday to confirm Walter “Ted” Carter, VADM (Ret.), as the eighth president of the University of Nebraska system.
Lowell Neuhaus Earns Board of Regents KUDOS AwardDecember 05, 2019
Neuhaus accepted the award at the Board of Regents meeting on Dec. 5.
Campus Housing Rate Changes AnnouncedDecember 05, 2019
The approved rates for 2020-2021 cover University Village, Maverick Village, Scott Court and Scott Village.