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Scholarship honors a life by supporting nontraditional engineering students at UNL

Scholarship honors a life by supporting nontraditional engineering students at UNL

A new memorial scholarship provides support to nontraditional students who study construction or civil engineering at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln while remembering the life of alumnus John E. McCue, who enjoyed a career in engineering.

Posted: vie, nov 11, 2011

UNL

Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts announces campaign gift from James and Rhonda Seacrest

Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts announces campaign gift from James and Rhonda Seacrest

The Seacrests have made a contribution to the University of Nebraska Foundation to the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts to create the James C. and Rhonda Seacrest Program Excellence Fund as a permanent endowment supporting the College forever.

Posted: vie, oct 7, 2011

UNO

Naming of entrance, professorship honor Dr. John Langan

Naming of entrance, professorship honor Dr. John Langan

John Langan devoted nearly half a century to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, first as a student, then as a faculty member and professor, and eventually as dean of the College of Education.

Posted: mié, oct 5, 2011

UNK

Involved student becomes involved donor

Involved student becomes involved donor

What would you do if a dear friend died and left you a quarter of a million dollars, with the stipulation you spend it all on charity?

Posted: vie, sep 30, 2011

UNL

"Those who have and know, should share."

This Friday, Oct. 7, UNL will dedicate a new state-of-the-art lab in the basement of Chase Hall on East Campus.

Posted: vie, sep 30, 2011

UNL

Cancer patient found the best care right next door

Cancer patient found the best care right next door

Jeff Parksfound a “small” way to thank his former professor.

Posted: vie, sep 30, 2011

UNL

Nanoscience Research Center at UNL to be Named for Couple

Nanoscience Research Center at UNL to be Named for Couple

Don Voelte and his wife, Nancy Keegan have given a $5 million campaign gift to UNL.

Posted: mié, sep 14, 2011

FOUNDATION

There may never be a better time to create a charitable lead trust

There may never be a better time to create a charitable lead trust

With interest rates so low, according to UNL alum Jere McGaffey (’57), there may never be a better time to create a charitable lead trust.

Posted: vie, sep 9, 2011

UNL

Scholarship encourages Fairbury High grads to study math, sciences at UNL

Scholarship encourages Fairbury High grads to study math, sciences at UNL

wo Nebraska natives who support the values instilled in young people who grow up in small Midwestern communities have established a permanently endowed scholarship fund for students graduating from Fairbury High School.

Posted: mié, sep 7, 2011

UNO

34 consecutive years of giving. But who's counting.

34 consecutive years of giving. But who's counting.

University of Nebraska at Omaha alum Roberta Williams has given to the UNO Annual Fund for each of the past 34 years. But she’s not counting.

Posted: mié, ago 3, 2011

UNK

Her father made sure she went to college, now she does the same for others

Her father made sure she went to college, now she does the same for others

After the Nama sisters’ mother passed away when they were children, their father, Frank, made sure his daughters would go on to college.

Posted: lun, jul 25, 2011

UNK

Scholarship makes it easier for students suffering hardships

Scholarship makes it easier for students suffering hardships

Milton E. Steinkruger’s 40-year career in the funeral business gave him the opportunity to help those who were grieving or struggling. “Milton was a caring man throughout his life and eager to encourage and support others,” says his wife, Ilene Steinkruger.

Posted: jue, jun 30, 2011

Women Investing in Nebraska to fund Nebraska nonprofits, university projects

WIN asks potential grant seekers to submit a letter of inquiry by Feb. 19, 2018.

Our employee wellness program is getting recognition – a lot of it

Long appreciated by our employees, our wellness program is racking up recognition and awards from outside our organization.

Holland Foundation $2 million gift creates endowed presidential chair in early childhood development

Funds will forever support the university’s Buffett Early Childhood Institute and its public outreach and education programs across Nebraska.

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