Alumni Stories


View Categories
View Categories

Alumni Stories

UNO

A classroom a hemisphere away

A classroom a hemisphere away

Two UNO students who studied abroad get to thank donor in person, and it’s ‘way cool.’

Posted: mié, ene 13, 2016

UNL

Adele Hall Learning Commons offers high-tech space for UNL students

Adele Hall Learning Commons offers high-tech space for UNL students

A newly completed $10 million space at UNL where students can gather and collaborate 24 hours a day opened Jan. 11 and will be named in honor of alumna Adele Coryell Hall.

Posted: lun, ene 11, 2016

UNL

David A. Bush family establishes memorial fund for study abroad

David A. Bush family establishes memorial fund for study abroad

The fund will support education abroad experiences for students at his alma mater, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Posted: vie, dic 11, 2015

UNO

UNO means the world to a man who’s seen the world

UNO means the world to a man who’s seen the world

Air Force veteran who’s seen the world now giving back to a place that’s meant the world to him.

Posted: mié, nov 11, 2015

UNL

$20 million gift will establish Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts at UNL

$20 million gift will establish Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts at UNL

‘This gift and what it seeks to build upon within higher education will absolutely make a difference in how students today and in the future learn about media and how they master modern trends and advances.’

Posted: vie, nov 6, 2015

UNL

Husker tailgate leads to an unexpected connection

Husker tailgate leads to an unexpected connection

Husker tailgate in Chicago leads to an unexpected connection when two CEHS alumni realize they have something – someone – in common.

Posted: vie, oct 30, 2015

UNL

A scholarship in memory of a great man – her great-grandfather

A scholarship in memory of a great man – her great-grandfather

California woman visits Nebraska for the first time to learn more about her noted ancestor, who was a dean of UNL’s business college and an adviser to President Truman. In his name, she endows a fund in the College of Arts & Sciences – the “John Davidson Clark Courage and Commitment Fund.”

Posted: lun, oct 5, 2015

UNMC

Here’s a noteworthy alumna you probably don’t know: Ruth E. Wilcox, M.D.

Here’s a noteworthy alumna you probably don’t know: Ruth E. Wilcox, M.D.

Ruth E. Wilcox, M.D., recalls her long career – and her med school ‘fellows’ who made all the difference.

Posted: vie, ago 21, 2015

UNMC

"It’s always been Nebraska …”

Class of ’52 UNL alumna and widow of former Husker basketball player Dr. Henry Cech, who was a longtime Lincoln orthodontist and a College of Dentistry alumnus, creates the first professorship of orthodontics at UNMC.

Posted: lun, jul 20, 2015

UNL

Indianapolis couple continuing their parents' legacies

Indianapolis couple continuing their parents' legacies

UNL alumni Sue and Dick Tempero feel proud of their family’s deep roots in Nebraska, and proud to be giving back to help students.

Posted: vie, jun 12, 2015

UNL

Small-town student finds a community that cares at UNL

Small-town student finds a community that cares at UNL

New grad Anna Schott says her years in the College of Journalism and Mass Communications has prepared her well for the real world.

Posted: mar, jun 9, 2015

UNL

Gift from Colorado ranching couple blazing the trail for IANR students

Gift from Colorado ranching couple blazing the trail for IANR students

Nebraska natives Bill and Sandra Condon of Sterling, Colo., recently endowed major full-ride scholarships for upperclassmen in UNL’s Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. The William and Sandra Condon Endowed Scholarship for Agriculture Studies.

Posted: mié, may 20, 2015

Christensens to be honored with naming of concert hall in UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center

The newly renovated concert hall within the Janet A. and Willis S. Strauss Performing Arts Center will be named in honor of UNO Chancellor Emeritus John Christensen and his wife, Jan.

University of Nebraska Foundation makes America’s Favorite Charities

The University of Nebraska Foundation is among America’s Favorite Charities.

Giving Tuesday on Nov. 27 provides an opportunity to help

Please consider using Giving Tuesday as a day to pause and to support the area of the University of Nebraska and its affiliates that means the most to you.

ForgeAds Zone Display ForgeAds Zone Display

ForgeAds Zone Display ForgeAds Zone Display