News Release Archive
Men's Soccer Announces Limited Tickets Available for Saturday's Match vs. CreightonFebruary 25, 2021
The Mavericks will welcome crosstown rival Creighton to Caniglia Field for the team's home opener; Feb. 27.
Nebraska’s Economic Recovery from COVID-19 Back On A Positive Trajectory After StallFebruary 25, 2021
The Nebraska Economic Recovery Dashboard, a joint project of the Planning Committee of the Nebraska State Legislature and UNO Center for Public Affairs Research shows that the pace of the economic recovery appears to be back on a positive trajectory after stalling.
Governing Website Features New and Updated StoriesFebruary 24, 2021
The UNO Center for Public Affairs Research (CPAR) is working with Governing Magazine to offer compelling insights from sources you trust.
The Maverick Minute: Gina LigonFebruary 24, 2021
Gina Ligon, Ph.D., head of UNO's National Counterterrorism Innovation, Technology, and Education Center (NCITE), joined Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., to recognize the one-year anniversary of the center's announcement.
U.S., State Flags to Be Lowered for COVID-19 VictimsFebruary 23, 2021
Following proclamations from President Joe Biden and Gov. Pete Ricketts, all flags will be flown at half staff through Friday, Feb. 26.
Student Email Moving to Microsoft 365February 22, 2021
UNO will transfer the current student Google/gMAV system, including emails, calendars, and contacts, into Microsoft's Outlook platform; March 12-22.
UNO Names Alex Zatizabal-Boryca Employee of the MonthFebruary 19, 2021
Zatizabal-Boryca was recognized for her work with the new Career Currency program, helping support UNO's newest students as they join campus from partner companies across Omaha.
Connecting Cases to Curb COVID-19February 19, 2021
UNO public health students serve as contract tracers, providing an empathetic ear for those dealing with their newfound COVID-19 status. These contact tracers connect cases and keep the UNO campus community safe.
Create a Ripple of Kindness: Thank an EducatorFebruary 18, 2021
Every one of us has a story about how an instructor, professor, or TA helped us accomplish more than we thought possible. Now's our chance to say "Thank You."
Reminder: Updates for Faculty Tenure Clock, Maternity Leave PoliciesFebruary 17, 2021
These updates, which were shared with faculty in early February, include extension of the tenure period due to COVID-19 and clarification on faculty maternity leave considerations.
NU President Carter, Supporters Testify on University System's Deferred Maintenance PlanFebruary 16, 2021
Carter: Bold, long-term legislative proposal represents $1.5 billion in taxpayer savings in caring for university facilities.
Students Help with COVID-19 Testing, Work to Keep Campus SafeFebruary 16, 2021
The Office of Health Security works closely with its student workers, local health officials, and the Nebraska Public Health Lab to make the COVID-19 testing experience quick, free, and painless.
Human Resources Implements Expansion of DocuSign PowerForms for All HiringFebruary 16, 2021
Four PowerForm selections will be available with new hire paperwork specific to faculty, student employees, hourly staff, and salaried staff.
A Chorus of MavericksFebruary 16, 2021
Faculty and students from UNO's Speech-Language Pathology program say poet-laureate Amanda Gorman's recent performances at the Super Bowl and Presidential Inauguration have raised the profile of their oft-overlooked field.
Proposed Policy Revision | Academic IntegrityFebruary 15, 2021
Proposed policy revision open for review and comment; provide feedback by March 10.
Harnoor Singh Earns Board of Regents KUDOS AwardFebruary 12, 2021
Singh accepted the award virtually during the Feb. 12 meeting of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents.
Flag Lowering for Mary JaresFebruary 12, 2021
The UNO flag will be lowered today, Feb. 12, in memory of Jares, who passed away on Jan. 14 at the age of 79.
Denker to Step Down as Head of the UNO Alumni AssociationFebruary 12, 2021
Lee Denker will step down as the head of the UNO Alumni Association to become the executive director of the Papillion-LaVista Schools Foundation. An interim director will be named.
UNO PRSSA, MaverickPR Focus of “Public Relations Review” Podcast EpisodeFebruary 10, 2021
A national public relations podcast recently put the spotlight on the UNO Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) and its student-run firm, MaverickPR.
The Maverick Minute: Frequently Asked QuestionsFebruary 09, 2021
UNO Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., responds to frequently asked questions regarding the university’s plans for the Fall 2021 semester.
#NUforNE: How a UNO Biology Professor is Creating Diversity in Omaha’s Physician PopulationFebruary 03, 2021
Paul Davis' Urban Health Opportunities Program, or UHOP, looks to crack the mold from which most physicians emerge.
UCOMM Recognized with 10 Awards from Local, National OrganizationsFebruary 02, 2021
UNO's Office of University Communication has been recognized by Nebraska PRSA and the Education Digital Marketing Awards for its continued work to elevate student recruitment, engagement, and retention, as well as UNO's perception in the community.