All U.S., State, and University flags will be lowered on campus effective immediately through sunset on Saturday, March 27, to honor and remember the victims of the mass shooting in Boulder, Colorado, that took place on March 22, 2021.
The flags will be lowered following a proclamation from Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts and U.S. President Joe Biden.
A copy of the full proclamation can be found on the White House website.
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Located in one of America’s best cities to live, work and learn, the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is Nebraska’s premier metropolitan university. With more than 15,000 students enrolled in 200-plus programs of study, UNO is recognized nationally for its online education, graduate education, military friendliness and community engagement efforts. Founded in 1908, UNO has served learners of all backgrounds for more than 100 years and is dedicated to another century of excellence both in the classroom and in the community.