News Release Archive
ORCA Announces Leadership AdditionsJanuary 18, 2021
The Office of Research and Creative Activity has added assistant vice chancellors for Social Sciences and Arts and Humanities, as well as a new office director.
UNO and NU System Safety Policies ReminderJanuary 15, 2021
With reports of protests planned in the state of Nebraska and across the country, the UNO Department of Public Safety would like to remind our campus community of relevant UNO and NU System safety policies.
Flag Lowering for Dale DavisJanuary 15, 2021
The UNO flag will be lowered today in honor of UNO employee Dale Davis, who passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6.
'MLK's Dream and the Urgency of Now'January 15, 2021
A message from Cecil Hicks, Jr., UNO's Associate Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity, Access, and Inclusion.
Governor’s Budget Plan Fully Funds NU Request, Continues Career ScholarshipsJanuary 14, 2021
Gov. Pete Ricketts released a proposed two-year state budget package that fully funds the University of Nebraska system’s appropriations request for 2021-22 and 2022-23, including key investments in student access.
A Message from Chancellor Gold: The Future We CherishJanuary 13, 2021
"It is difficult to know what the coming days and weeks will bring, but I do know that when presented the option, we choose compassion over anger and understanding over ignorance."
UNO, NSRI Streamlining USSTRATCOM Personnel Databases to Create EfficiencyJanuary 13, 2021
UNO, with the University of Nebraska's National Strategic Research Institute (NSRI), has been awarded a $150,000 contract with U.S. Strategic Command.
Call for Proposals: NU Amplify 2021- Innovation in Pedagogy and ITJanuary 13, 2021
University of Nebraska Online and University of Nebraska Information Technology Services are pleased to announce the call for proposals is open for the NU Amplify 2021: Innovations in Pedagogy and IT symposium; deadline is Jan. 31.
Next Steps for UNO's Strategic Investment in Race, Class, Equity, Social JusticeJanuary 12, 2021
The campus community is invited to recommend, review, and support new initiatives that can guide UNO forward in this important effort.
Omaha Central Senior Awarded the ‘Maverick in the Making’ ScholarshipJanuary 11, 2021
Amaya Thompson has her sights set on becoming a wildlife biologist and becoming living proof that no matter who you are and where you come from, you can pursue your passion.
Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor U.S. Capitol Police OfficersJanuary 10, 2021
Governor Pete Ricketts ordered flags to fly at half-staff to honor the service and sacrifice of U.S. Capitol Police Officers Brian D. Sicknick and Howard Liebengood, and all Capitol Police Officers, and law enforcement across the nation; through Jan. 13.
UNO Students to Perform in Virtual Halftime Show During College Football National ChampionshipJanuary 08, 2021
Several Mavericks will join a national music ensemble on college football’s biggest halftime stage: Halftime at the College Football Playoff National Championship game; today.
Mavericks Hit New Heights for Academic AchievementJanuary 08, 2021
UNO's 291 student-athletes earned a collective GPA of 3.563 for the Fall 2020 semester, besting their previous benchmark from Spring 2020.
Katie Hansen Receives NACADA RecognitionJanuary 08, 2021
Hansen, academic advisor for the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, has been awarded the Certificate of Merit of Region 6 Excellence in Advising by the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA).
Flag Lowering for Abdul Raheem YaseerJanuary 08, 2021
The UNO flag will be lowered today in memory of Yaseer, who passed away on Jan. 1, 2021, at the age of 81.
Mavericks Take Action with Community ServiceJanuary 07, 2021
Student-athletes within Omaha Athletics are living up to one of the guiding principles of the department’s mission statement and one of the university’s core tenets of community engagement by helping families in North Omaha.
UNO Chancellor Position Profile ReleasedJanuary 06, 2021
The University of Nebraska system and search committee is seeking a proven, student-centered, and inclusive leader to apply for this important role in shaping UNO's future.