2020 News Release Archive
Deadline Extended | Buffett Institute Graduate Scholars ProgramApril 06, 2020
The program seeks to support high-quality research from a variety of fields, including health, education, social work, music, art, psychology, the neurosciences and others; deadline April 15.
World-Renowned Maestro Joins UNO School of MusicApril 06, 2020
Miguel Harth-Bedoya will join the UNO School of Music as Director of Orchestral Studies beginning in August 2020.
UNO Scott Scholar Students Assist UNMC in Developing COVID-19 Screening AppApril 03, 2020
UNMC, in collaboration with students from UNO, has launched a groundbreaking mobile app to screen large groups of individuals who are concerned that they may have COVID-19.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) FAQ and Campus InformationApril 03, 2020
Questions about how COVID-19 is impacting campus? You're not alone.
Rhetorical Strategies Leaders Can Use to Ease Concerns in Times of CrisisApril 02, 2020
Sharon Storch, Ph.D., and Whitney Gent, Ph.D., from the School of Communication, and Tammie Kennedy, Ph.D., from the Department of English, offer their best advice during the digital work transition.
Campus Notification: Drive-Thru Swab Site for Nebraska MedicineApril 02, 2020
Beginning next week, UNO’s clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine, will be collecting specimens for COVID-19 testing on the UNO Dodge campus. This drive-thru swab site is open only to those who have been given a testing lab order from a Nebraska Medicine provider.
UNO May 2020 Commencement Ceremonies to Recognize Students Through Online FormatMarch 31, 2020
Students graduating in May will be recognized through an online streaming ceremony on May 8. These students will also have the opportunity to participate in the December 2020 commencement ceremony at Baxter Arena.
Pedagogical PursuitMarch 30, 2020
The Center for Faculty Excellence invites you to participate in "Pedagogical Pursuit," a daily trivia game sent right to your inbox.
Revised Credit/No Credit Policy for Spring 2020March 29, 2020
There have been changes to the existing policy for how and when students can request a grade of "Credit" or "No Credit" instead of a letter grade. Deadline is April 10.
Protecting Your Zoom MeetingsMarch 29, 2020
The University of Nebraska has tips on how your Zoom meetings can be secure and protected.
Tips to Remember During Remote Teaching and LearningMarch 27, 2020
As UNO moves toward digital delivery of all its classes, these reminders can help students, faculty, and staff be prepared to succeed as we finish out the Spring 2020 semester.
Show Off Your Maverick Spirit With These Zoom BackgroundsMarch 27, 2020
Want a way to spice up those Zoom meetings or classes? Show off your Maverick spirit by using one of the new UNO backgrounds made for Zoom!
Make the Most of the Move to Remote LearningMarch 27, 2020
Welcome back from Spring Break. Here is what you need to know.
Nebraska Medicine-UNO Health Center Transitions to Telehealth Video VisitsMarch 27, 2020
For the health and safety of patients and staff, the Nebraska Medicine-UNO Health Center will be closed for in-person appointments and will transition to telehealth video visits for primary care and psychiatry services.
UNO, UNMC Partner for Public Health Mentors ProgramMarch 26, 2020
The goal of the program is to strengthen the relationship between UNO and UNMC by providing opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to connect across a diverse set of backgrounds and disciplines.
How to Spot COVID-19 Misinformation OnlineMarch 25, 2020
Learn how to be a better, more mindful consumer of many forms of media long after the virus is out of the headlines.
Emergency Fund Available to Support Students, Employees Impacted By COVID-19March 24, 2020
The University of Nebraska Emergency Assistance Fund was created to support students and employees across the four campuses facing hardship as a result of unexpected crises.
Testing Center Update for Spring 2020March 24, 2020
All scheduled tests for the Spring 2020 semester at the UNO Testing Center have been cancelled.
UNO Human Resources Answers COVID-19 QuestionsMarch 24, 2020
The UNO Department of Human Resources has provided the following list of frequently asked questions from UNO faculty and staff about work-related issues due to the university's COVID-19 response.
Campus Update On UNO LibrariesMarch 23, 2020
During the week of Spring Break, the UNO Libraries are closed. At the moment, the plan is for Criss Library to reopen on Monday, March 30.
Four Ways to Support Local Businesses While Social DistancingMarch 23, 2020
The Nebraska Business Development Center in UNO's College of Business Administration has tips on how you can help small businesses stay afloat while looking after your own health.
NU System Invites Proposals for Inclusive Excellence Development GrantsMarch 20, 2020
Four grants of up to $3,000 each will be awarded to initiatives that advance campus climate, student recruitment and retention, and/or faculty and staff recruitment and retention; deadline April 24.
Bryan High School Senior Awarded Maverick in the Making ScholarshipMarch 20, 2020
Attending UNO has always been a dream for Yaqueline Cisneros. Thanks to the Maverick in the Making scholarship, that dream is one step closer to becoming a reality.
4 Ways to Keep Your Children Engaged While You Work from HomeMarch 20, 2020
UNO early childhood education professor Debora Basler Wisneski, Ph.D., shares her tips for keeping children active while parents work from home.
UNO to Pause Hiring for State-Aided PositionsMarch 20, 2020
Effective March 27 and until further notice, the University of Nebraska at Omaha will pause on the hiring of all state-aided positions.
UNO Employees Encouraged to Work Remotely if PossibleMarch 19, 2020
University of Nebraska System President Ted Carter is reinforcing existing University of Nebraska at Omaha guidance encouraging university employees – including student workers – who are able to work remotely to do so.
Guidance, Resources From CVS on Prescriptions in Response to CoronavirusMarch 18, 2020
The University of Nebraska's pharmacy provider, CVS Caremark®, is taking steps to protect member access to medication.
Hannagan Named Director of the Office of Military and Veteran ServicesMarch 18, 2020
Hannagan is a proud Maverick, having earned a Master of Science in Political Science at UNO, as well as a double graduate of Nebraska-Lincoln with a Bachelor of Arts and a Ph.D. in Political Science.
Operational Update from Chancellor GoldMarch 17, 2020
In an email sent Tuesday, March 17, Chancellor Gold provided an operational update to students, faculty and staff.
Maverick Minute: A Message of Support from Chancellor GoldMarch 17, 2020
Chancellor Gold shares a message of support during UNO's ongoing response to COVID-19.
Employee Emergency Leave for COVID-19 Related AbsencesMarch 14, 2020
In an email sent Thursday, March 26, University of Nebraska President Ted Carter provided an update to the new employee emergency leave policy for COVID-19 (coronavirus) absences.
Beware of Coronavirus ScamsMarch 13, 2020
ITS wants to warn the UNO community of possible COVID-19 scams.
Guidance for Events and Meetings Through MayMarch 13, 2020
On and off-campus university sponsored events that involve more than 20 people, or use more than one-third of the venue’s capacity, must be postponed or cancelled effective immediately through the end of the Spring 2020 semester.
Application Deadline for Graduation Extended to AprilMarch 13, 2020
Students who have earned enough credits to graduate should apply no later than Wednesday, April 1.
Connect, Take Care and Get Help During Remote LearningMarch 13, 2020
A message from UNO Dean of Students Cathy Pettid.
A Message from UNO Student Body President Aya YousufMarch 13, 2020
Aya Yousuf, student body president at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, shares a message with her peers.
Campus Update on University OperationsMarch 12, 2020
Given that one of the best ways to prevent the spread of viral illness is to limit contact and the associated risk of disease transmission, the following policies are to be implemented immediately: UNO's Spring Break will run Saturday, March 14, through Sunday, March 29, with all classes going to “remote teaching and learning mode” effective Monday, March 30.
Students Produce, Showcase Talents at 2020 Research and Creative Activity FairMarch 06, 2020
Research and creative endeavors undertaken by students at UNO were presented to the public at the 12th Annual Student Research and Creative Activity Fair on Friday, March 6. Winners were named across four categories.
Spirit and Tradition Celebrates 50th Spirit TripMarch 06, 2020
Dozens of UNO students made the trek to Sioux Falls, S.D., when the men's and women's basketball teams competed in their respective Summit League tournaments.
UNO Names Kirsten Case Employee of the MonthMarch 03, 2020
Kirsten was nominated by her peers for her seamless work and customer service with clients.
Women Legislators Kick Off UNO's Women and Public Policy WeekMarch 03, 2020
Senators from Nebraska discussed the importance of representation in the legislature as it addresses some of the state’s challenges.
National Strategic Research Institute Opens New HQ at Scott Technology CenterMarch 02, 2020
NSRI works with the University of Nebraska to serve and engage with customers throughout the Department of Defense (DoD) and other federal agencies pursuing a mission of decisive deterrence and defense.
Qureshi Earns System Award for Community ImpactFebruary 28, 2020
The NU IDEA Award recognizes faculty members who have extended their academic expertise beyond the boundaries of the university in ways that have enriched the broader community.
New State Law to Allow for ‘Per Diem’ Meal ReimbursementFebruary 27, 2020
The law allows the Nebraska Department of Administrative Services (DAS) to establish a percentage, ranging from 60 to 100 percent, of the federal per diem rate for Nebraska agencies.
Larry Morgan Named Executive Director of Campus FacilitiesFebruary 27, 2020
The position will serve as a dedicated facilities management resource for the UNO campus.
Using His Voice to Help Students Find Their OwnFebruary 27, 2020
Cameron Logsdon, M.A., never thought he would go to college; today he is inspiring students that were once in his shoes, to accomplish goals bigger than they could ever dream.
Director of Ombuds Services - Call for NominationsFebruary 26, 2020
Ombuds Services assists students, faculty and staff members with conflicts, problems and concerns that are university related; nominations are due March 6.
President Carter Meets with Student, University Leaders During UNO Campus VisitFebruary 25, 2020
For University of Nebraska System President Ted Carter, campus visits are more than an opportunity to meet some of the students, faculty and staff that make up each institution’s community.
UNO Selected Lead by DHS to Oversee Counterterrorism, Terrorism Prevention Research CenterFebruary 24, 2020
The 10-year, $36 million grant will establish a DHS Center of Excellence for Terrorism Prevention and Counterterrorism Research. The Center will be led by Gina Ligon, Ph.D., from the College of Business Administration.
Teacher Education Wins System-Wide Teaching AwardFebruary 20, 2020
The UDTA is the NU system's most prestigious honor for departmental excellence in teaching, recognizing departments or units within the university that have made unique and significant contributions to the University of Nebraska.
Department of English Cover Art ContestFebruary 19, 2020
Undergraduate and Graduate students are invited to submit original art to the English Department to include on the cover of their program composition textbook; deadline is March 10.
UNO, Project Harmony Grant Puts Focus on Child AdvocacyFebruary 19, 2020
A new Omaha effort could help child advocacy centers across the nation improve child abuse investigations, reduce distress to children, and increase prosecutions.
Fostering Passion, Purpose in Students By Acknowledging Their PotentialFebruary 19, 2020
Dustin Slivka, Ph.D., isn't just a faculty member, but a mentor and colleague to his students; helping them discover their voice and fostering a community of future leaders.
Important Information on Parking Violation WaiversFebruary 18, 2020
Please take a moment to read the following regarding important changes regarding parking violations at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO).
Call for Applications | Nebraska Stem Cell Research ProjectFebruary 17, 2020
Applications are due March 26.
Special Edition Maverick Minute: Coronavirus Preparedness with Shelly Schwedhelm and Jane MezaFebruary 17, 2020
As novel coronavirus (COVID19) continues to spread overseas, UNO and UNMC officials are hard at work keeping both communities healthy and informed at home and abroad.
Proposed New Policy | Conflict of Interest and CommitmentFebruary 14, 2020
A proposed new policy is open for review and comment.
UNO Health Center | Survival Guide for Seasonal AllergiesFebruary 14, 2020
If you’re in the one-third of the population who has allergies the UNO Health Center recommends six strategies to minimize your symptoms this season.
Cyber Escape Room Challenges, Inspires High School Students to Pursue Careers in CybersecurityFebruary 14, 2020
High school students learned about potential career paths in the growing field of cybersecurity research and development while they worked their way out of an escape room specially designed with various tech challenges.
2020 Census: Be Informed, Be InvolvedFebruary 14, 2020
Have you responded to the Census yet? The UNO Center for Public Affairs Research (CPAR) and U.S. Census Bureau want to make sure you are counted as part of the 2020 Census with resources and answers to your pressing questions.
EveryBODY Exploration: Community - Building for Gender Equity ProposalFebruary 13, 2020
Help showcase community and campus resources through interactive, inclusive, welcoming education concerning gender and sexuality by setting up a table at the fair; deadline is March 1.
UNO Health Center: 5 Facts Everyone Should Know About Human PapillomavirusFebruary 13, 2020
The UNO Health Center shares facts about HPV and how you can get vaccinated.
Keristiena Dodge Earns Board of Regents KUDOS AwardFebruary 11, 2020
Dodge accepted the award at the Board of Regents meeting on Feb. 6.
President Carter Outlines Strategic Planning Process; ‘Everything We Do is Going to be About Students’February 11, 2020
Carter, who became president of the NU system on Jan. 1, said he has convened a university-wide team of students, faculty and staff to help guide the development of the strategic plan.
Using Life's Challenges to Help Students Find Life's RewardsFebruary 11, 2020
Kathy Radosta's experiences of loss and seizing opportunities have helped her become a 'mom' to hundreds of UNO students, ready support them at any turn as they complete their degree.
Apply to be a Student AmbassadorFebruary 10, 2020
Ambassadors lead campus tours, facilitate Enrollment days, staff special events and proudly represent UNO.
Students Get One-on-One Time With New York Times Best-SellerFebruary 10, 2020
Ibram X. Kendi visited the UNO campus to meet with students as part of Black History Month programming provided by the Office of Multicultural Affairs
New Resources Available for Online TeachingFebruary 10, 2020
A suite of incentivized professional development opportunities are now available through the Office of Academic Affairs.
Update to University Admission Standards Will Expand Access for Qualified StudentsFebruary 10, 2020
The change aligns the university with national trends, recognizing that many high schools no longer calculate students’ class ranks and ensures the university remains accessible for all students who have potential to succeed.
UNO Biologist Recognized with Prestigious NSF CAREER AwardFebruary 10, 2020
The program that recognizes early-career faculty will support assistant professor Ryan Wong’s research on the dynamics between stress; the brain; and learning and memory.
UNO Professor Helped Discover New Dinosaur SpeciesFebruary 10, 2020
Paleontologist George Engelmann discovered the 4,000-year-old predator Allosaurus jimmadseni’s remains in 1990.
Maverick in the Making Scholarship a ‘Dream Come True’ for Creighton Prep SeniorFebruary 10, 2020
Daniel Mejia Hernandez, the third Omaha senior to earn the award, will be able to pursue a degree and stay close to the family that inspires him.
Flag Lowering for Stevie ChepkoFebruary 07, 2020
The UNO flag will be lowered for College of Education Assistant Dean Stevie Chepko, who recently passed away.
Regent Jim Pillen to Serve as Board of Regents Chairman for 2020, Regent Paul Kenney Elected Vice ChairmanFebruary 07, 2020
Pillen, who represents District 3 on the Board, was elected in 2012 and re-elected in 2018. He served as vice chairman in 2019.
UNO Names Lindsey Parde Employee of the MonthFebruary 06, 2020
Lindsey was nominated by her peers for her extraordinary job performance and welcoming personality.
Iowa Caucuses Provide Opportunities for UNO Faculty to Showcase Their ExpertiseFebruary 06, 2020
Media outlets turned to the expertise of faculty members at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) before, during, and after the 2020 Iowa caucuses.
Discount on Certificate in Fundraising ManagementFebruary 05, 2020
Students, faculty and staff can receive a 15% discount.
How You Can Support Climate JusticeFebruary 05, 2020
The Office of Sustainability is providing tips on how you can support climate justice and make an impact in your community.
UNO Researchers to Study How Use of Prosthetic Limbs Affects Neural ActivityFebruary 05, 2020
Researchers at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) have received funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study how the brain adapts to the use of 3D-printed prosthetic limbs.
Call for Abstracts | Department of DefenseFebruary 03, 2020
This year’s STIX aims to highlight the importance of basic research in disrupting current paradigms and assumptions; deadline is Feb. 17.
#NUforNE: The Need for Art in MedicineFebruary 03, 2020
UNO’s Medical Humanities Program is making a positive impact on patients and physicians.
Diversity, Equity Training Allows Faculty to Increase Travel, Professional Support FundingFebruary 03, 2020
The UNO Center for Faculty Excellence and UNO Office of Academic Affairs are supporting faculty through honoraria funding to those who participate in workshop opportunities.
UNO, UNMC Payment Services to be Housed on UNO CampusFebruary 01, 2020
Payment Services, formerly Accounts Payable, has operated jointly at both campuses since December 2018.
Call for Nominations | 2020 Academic Advisor of the YearJanuary 31, 2020
This award recognizes professional academic advisors for their exceptional service to students, their colleagues and/or the university; nominations due by March 1.
Call for Nominations | Spirit of Service AwardJanuary 30, 2020
This award recognizes outstanding Office/Service individuals who provide services that strengthen the community and improves the lives of others; deadline March 6.
UNO Professor Shares How Cities Like Omaha Can Appeal to STEM GraduatesJanuary 30, 2020
Omaha’s growing reputation for research, technology, and innovation comes at a time when demand for workers in STEM occupations is at an all-time high. Yet Omaha still has room to grow in terms of welcoming, cultivating, and advocating for STEM professionals.
Flag Lowering for James FawcettJanuary 29, 2020
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree James Fawcett, who recently passed away.
Students Celebrate 2020, Year of the Rat, Far From HomeJanuary 28, 2020
Students studying at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO), far from their homes in China, celebrated the beginning of 2020, the Chinese New Year, and the Spring Festival this past weekend.
New Report Urges Need to Prioritize Nebraska's Early Childhood WorkforceJanuary 28, 2020
UNO’s Nancy Edick and Catherine Lang will be part of a discussion panel regarding the report at a launch event on Jan. 30; livestream of event available.
UNO Dance Team Makes History at UDA NationalsJanuary 27, 2020
The 19-member team’s effort in Orlando led to the first dance division medal placement in team history.
NU Committee to Lead Retirement Plan 'Checkup'January 27, 2020
The goal of the committee is to ensure current plans are serving the needs of employees. There are no changes being made to employee retirement benefits.
UNO Makes History at Nebraska Public Relations Awards CeremonyJanuary 24, 2020
Dozens of students, faculty and alumni were recognized among the best in the state for their work in the communications field at the 2020 Nebraska PRSA Paper Anvil Awards.
Meet the New University-Wide Travel AgencyJanuary 22, 2020
Representatives from Fox World Travel will be on campus to meet with interested faculty and staff; Feb. 6.
"Overcoming the Impossible" | A Motivational ForumJanuary 21, 2020
Join us as Paul Hernandez, Ph.D., gives a keynote address sharing his personal story and testimony to the challenges, he faced growing up and how he overcame adversity; Feb. 6.
Candice Batton to Serve as Coordinator for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for FacultyJanuary 20, 2020
Batton will be supported in this work by a faculty committee, consisting of individuals recommended by the deans.
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Inclusion Search UpdateJanuary 17, 2020
The current search for a single position at both UNO and UNMC is being suspended and searches for individual positions at each campus will move forward instead.
Volunteers Needed for Midwest Affiliates of College and University Residence Halls ConferenceJanuary 16, 2020
Responsibilities include directing guests around campus, surveilling hospitality rooms, aiding during check-in at the hotel, helping set up meals coming from caterers and more; Feb. 6 - 8.
Weil Named Interim Title IX CoordinatorJanuary 16, 2020
In the role, Weil will be responsible for leadership, compliance and oversight regarding statutes and regulations related to Title IX and sexual misconduct policies.
Dean's, Chancellor's Lists Recognize Students for Academic Excellence in Fall 2019 SemesterJanuary 16, 2020
Roughly 4,500 students are being recognized for their academic achievements during the Fall 2019 semester at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) with inclusion on the Chancellor's and/or Dean's List.
President Carter Applauds Proposed Scholarship ProgramJanuary 16, 2020
NU President Ted Carter thanked the governor for making student financial aid a priority in his mid-biennium budget adjustments.
UNO, UNMC Faculty Get Global Engagement GrantsJanuary 15, 2020
The grants are awarded to faculty from across the university who increase global perspectives in their on-campus courses and programs.
UNO Names Wendy Duerfeldt Schutte Director of Academic BudgetJanuary 15, 2020
Duerfeldt Schutte holds a master's degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in educational administration with emphasis in higher education.
Proposed New Policy | Student Code of ConductJanuary 14, 2020
A proposed new policy is open for review and comment.
UNO Online Programs Ranked Among Best in NationJanuary 14, 2020
The latest rankings of online programs by U.S. News & World Report names the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) among the nation’s best.
Flag Lowering for Russell PalmerJanuary 14, 2020
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Russell Palmer, who recently passed away.
UNO Dance Team Earns Double Regional TitlesJanuary 13, 2020
The team earned a 1st place finish in Division I Pom and a 1st place in Division I Jazz.
Women Investing in Nebraska - Funding Opportunity AvailableJanuary 13, 2020
University of Nebraska programs and Nebraska nonprofit organizations addressing issues important to the state may now submit funding ideas to Women Investing in Nebraska grant awards program; deadline is Feb. 18.
Maximize Your Student Fees at the UNO Health CenterJanuary 13, 2020
Students, don’t waste your money by going off campus for health care when you can get many services you need at Nebraska Medicine UNO Health Center at no cost.
UNO Magazine: Taming Wildlife ReservationsJanuary 13, 2020
A local wildlife rescue organization turned to students from the College of Information Science & Technology at UNO to reign in an out-of-control reservation system.
UNO Magazine: Santa Paws Gives Fido and Friends a Holiday to RememberJanuary 13, 2020
For 13 years, UNO PRSSA has made it easy for those in the Omaha community to make sure Spot, Rover and Fido are given as much attention as Rudolph, Donner and Blitzen.
UNO Magazine: Furry FashionsJanuary 13, 2020
Thanks to the UNO Bookstore, pet owners can put the “O” in Fido. Early in 2019 the bookstore added pet clothing to its expansive list of UNO apparel available on campus and online.
UNO Magazine: Nuts About Black SquirrelsJanuary 13, 2020
How are melanistic squirrels, or black squirrels as most call them, expanding westward across the U.S.? Students in James Wilson's class are studying to find out.
UNO Magazine: More Collaborative Than A Barrel of MonkeysJanuary 13, 2020
In its fourth decade, UNO’s Callitrichid Research Center is strengthening research collaborations and exploring new questions about what marmosets can tell us about ourselves.
Winter 2020 UNO Magazine Now AvailableJanuary 13, 2020
The most recent issue of the UNO Magazine, featuring a focus on the ways our alumni, faculty, staff and student work with the animal kingdom, hit homes earlier this month.
Flag Lowering for Jean ElkonJanuary 13, 2020
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Jean Elkon, who recently passed away.
Flag Lowering for Willa BruceJanuary 13, 2020
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Willa Bruce, who recently passed away.
Omaha North Senior Awarded 'Maverick in the Making' ScholarshipJanuary 13, 2020
Desyree’ McGhee plans to pursue a degree that will help her change the conversation around seeking mental health treatment.
UNO Magazine: Betting On UNOJanuary 13, 2020
If you really want to Know the O, you need to know horses. For what today is a home for Mavericks — Scott Campus — once was a home for ponies — the Ak-Sar-Ben Race Track and Coliseum.
UNO Magazine: Walk This WayJanuary 13, 2020
UNO Biomechanics staff turn to squirrels, pigs, cockroaches and other insects and animals for insights that better human mobility and health.
UNO Magazine: Canine ConnectionsJanuary 13, 2020
Is there something happening physiologically between people and pooches that makes this bond so close? In 2014, a team of UNO researchers was one of the first to observe a connection between species.
UNO Magazine: Heavenly Wind Among Saints and SinnersJanuary 13, 2020
UNO Geology Professor George Engelmann discovered a fossilized treasure trove — and a first-of-its-kind relative to the dinosaurs.
Embree Begins Role as Director of Budget and Fiscal AnalysisJanuary 11, 2020
Embree will be responsible for overseeing, administering and managing UNO's campus-wide university budget and related reporting.
UNO Names Ana Gavia Employee of the MonthJanuary 10, 2020
Ana was nominated by her peers for dedication and flexibility.
Funding Opportunity for COBRE Pilot Project MechanismJanuary 09, 2020
The goal of the Pilot Project mechanism is to enhance the development of the research for a NIH New Investigator by providing support for research, necessary instrumentation, supplies, and other expenses; deadline March 15.
President’s Op-Ed: An Opportunity For a Statewide Conversation About the University’s FutureJanuary 09, 2020
As we begin a new semester, hear from University of Nebraska President Ted Carter.
Message on Avoiding Email ScamsJanuary 09, 2020
The UNO Department of Public Safety and Information Technology Services says to be on alert for potential email-based scams making the rounds.
UNO Drone Expert Huang Lends Expertise to Drone Mystery CoverageJanuary 08, 2020
As unexplained reports of drone sightings across Nebraska and eastern Colorado continue to garner national attention, a faculty expert in drone usage from the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) has helped provide perspective and insight into the mystery.
#NUforNE: How Biomechanics is Moving Nebraska in the Right DirectionJanuary 08, 2020
The UNO Department of Biomechanics is bringing millions of dollars in grant money to Nebraska for its groundbreaking innovations in medical products.
Flag Lowering for William CampbellJanuary 08, 2020
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree William Campbell, who recently passed away.
Vascular Fitness Measurements ServiceJanuary 06, 2020
UNO's Vascular Research Lab offers a vascular fitness assessment, which includes measurements of blood pressure, arterial stiffness and endothelial function. A fee is required.
New International Travel Form Aims to Better Serve NU TravelersJanuary 06, 2020
A new electronic questionnaire prior to all international travel that will help ensure a consistent approval and reimbursement process across the NU system.
10 Resolutions for a Sustainable LifestyleJanuary 06, 2020
Live sustainably in 2020 with these tips from UNO's Office of Sustainability.
Flag Lowering for Paul HayduskaJanuary 02, 2020
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Paul Hayduska who recently passed away.
Call for Nominations | WiSTEM Pro2 Crockett AwardDecember 17, 2019
WiSTEM Pro2 is seeking nominations for their annual Crockett Award; deadline is Jan. 20.
On-Campus Student Employment Moving to HandshakeDecember 11, 2019
All on-campus student jobs and work study positions are now advertised exclusively in Handshake.
Call for Nominations | 2020 CCSGE AwardsNovember 24, 2019
Chancellor’s Commission on the Status of Gender Equity awards will be presented at the Legendary Leaders Awards Luncheon; deadline for nominations is Jan. 20.
Call for Nominations | Chancellor’s Outstanding Student Leadership AwardNovember 22, 2019
This award recognizes an undergraduate student who demonstrates leadership campus organizations and community volunteer work, in addition to scholarly achievement; deadline is Jan. 17.
Call for Nominations | The Mary Ann Lamanna Award for Excellence in Women’s & Gender StudiesNovember 20, 2019
Recognizing extraordinary service to the UNO Women’s & Gender Studies program; deadline is Feb. 21.
Screening Intakes Open for Sexual Assault Survivors GroupOctober 16, 2019
The group meets for an hour and a half, once a week for eight weeks.