The University of Nebraska at Omaha Student Government has announced its new student leaders and representatives for the 2021-2022 academic year following the March election.
Maeve Hemmer, a College of Arts and Sciences student who most recently served as UNO Student Government’s Director of Diversity, Equity, Access, and Inclusion, will serve as student body president and student regent. Amy Lopez Hernandez, a College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences student who served as Student Senate speaker for the 2020-2021 academic year, will serve as student body vice president. The pair ran unopposed and were sworn into office Wednesday, March 31.
The newly elected representatives for the 2021-2022 academic year are:
College of Arts and Sciences
- Elsa Ramirez
- Isha Dhakal
- Kelsey Lowe
- Steven Buer Jr.
- Tristan Duin
College of Business Administration
College of Communication, Fine Arts, and Media
- Abbie Russman
- Robert Badura
College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences
- Eryn Busenbark
- Marisol Mireles
College of Engineering
College of Information Science and Technology
- Daniel Brinkman
- Nathan Betzinger
College of Public Affairs and Community Service
- Jair Alvarez
- Travis Vo
- Sam Khalil
- Sarah Brumfield
Students also voted in support of funding for the Gateway and Maverick Productions.
Visit the SG-UNO website for more information about each of the 2021-2022 representatives and the full field of candidates.
Students who are interested in being on Student Government for in its Executive Council or in other capacities are encouraged to visit the SG-UNO website as well for more information about opportunities to get involved.
About the University of Nebraska at Omaha
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.