News Release Archive
Halloween Tips, Tricks, and TreatsOctober 30, 2021
Learn about the history of Halloween, subscribe to our Spooktacular Spotify playlist, and complete your costume with UNO Theatre makeup tips.
UNO, UNL Researchers Awarded Dept. of Defense Grant to Improve Bridge SafetyOctober 27, 2021
Researchers from UNO and UNL will conduct research that will extend the lifespan of bridges through new monitoring technology.
Out of Office With Chancellor Li: The Climbing WallOctober 27, 2021
In episode two of “Out of Office with Chancellor Li," Li visits the climbing wall at the UNO Wellness Center and explores all that Campus Recreation has to offer.
Faculty Fellows Amplify Service Learning OpportunitiesOctober 26, 2021
Officially expanded in 2020, UNO's Service Learning Faculty Fellows program has dedicated faculty members in each college to enhance service learning course offerings, research, and creative activity efforts.
UNO Names Shakeil Channel Employee of the MonthOctober 25, 2021
Channel was selected for his ability to problem solve and find solutions to keep campus operating at full capacity.
Flag Lowering for Joe HuebnerOctober 25, 2021
The UNO flag will be lowered on Tuesday, Oct. 26, in memory of Huebner, a UNO retiree, who passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021, at the age of 72.
UNO Academic Advising Council Names Nate Hueber Advisor of the MonthOctober 21, 2021
Hueber was nominated by his peers for his dedication to student success.
Flags Lowered to Honor Gen. Colin PowellOctober 18, 2021
Following a proclamation from President Joe Biden and Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts, all U.S., Nebraska, and University flags will be lowered to half-staff through Oct. 22.
Batton Recognized With Women's Legacy AwardOctober 16, 2021
Candice Batton, Ph.D., Assistant Vice Chancellor for Faculty Affairs, was recognized Friday, Oct. 15, by the nonprofit Women on a Mission for Change for her decades of leadership and mentorship.
New Location: VA Education Benefits ProcessingOctober 13, 2021
VA Education Benefits processing has moved to the Office of Financial Support and Scholarships.
Nebraska Legislative Staffers Visit UNO CampusOctober 12, 2021
A group of staff members working for senators in the state unicameral took in-person tour of UNO to learn about the exciting research and service efforts happening on campus, as well as hear from Chancellor Joanne Li, Ph.D., CFA.
Sammi Kaiser Earns Board of Regents KUDOS AwardOctober 09, 2021
Kaiser, who serves as director of the UNO Academic & Career Development Center and senior director of academic advising, was recognized for her efforts towards inclusivity among her peers and removing barriers towards students' academic success.
Vice Chancellor Doug Ewald to Step Down Oct. 31October 07, 2021
Ewald will serve as executive associate athletic director and chief financial officer within the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Athletic Department.
Open Nebraska Initiative Increases Student Affordability at UNOOctober 06, 2021
A highly collaborative partnership between the UNO Bookstore; Criss Library; the Registrar; the University of Nebraska system (NU) ITS Digital Learning team; and the NU Provost’s Office is focused on saving students money by increasing the use of high-quality free and reduced-cost digital course materials directly within Canvas.
Vice Chancellor Dan Shipp to Step Down Oct. 31October 06, 2021
Shipp will accept a new leadership role with the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC).
Jonathan Benjamin-Alvarado Receives Familia y Communidad AwardOctober 06, 2021
After years of service, Jonathan Benjamin-Alvarado Ph. D., Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Success, received this year's Familia y Communidad Award from the Latino Center of the Midlands.
University of Nebraska Foundation Announces New Board Chair, Chair-Elect, and DirectorsOctober 05, 2021
The University of Nebraska Foundation has announced the election of Don Voelte of Omaha as chair of its board of directors and Angie Muhleisen of Lincoln as chair-elect. The positions were announced at the foundation’s annual meeting of trustees on Oct. 1.
Recovery Fund Proposals Focus on Workforce, Healthcare, and ResearchOctober 05, 2021
University of Nebraska System President Ted Carter Tuesday presented a series of university proposals focused on workforce development, healthcare, and research and innovation for state leaders to consider for American Rescue Plan funding.