Winners of first WIN grants announced
WIN announced recipients of its first-ever grants during an awards ceremony Sept. 27 in Lincoln.
Unrestricted funds provide unlimited possibilities
Hear where the one percent of gifts not designated to a specific campus cause end up.
Buckle gift fits UNK computer students to a T
Buckle creates new scholarship and career development program for students at UNK.
University of Nebraska Foundation announces new CEO
Brian Hastings, a senior executive at The Ohio State University, has been named president and CEO of the University of Nebraska Foundation.
Ashfall Fossil Beds opens Dickinson Fossil Heritage Center June 16
Children and adults of all ages will have even more to learn and do at Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park when the Dickinson Fossil Heritage Center opens June 16.
Ameritas gift supports UNL actuarial science education
Recognized as being among the best in the nation, the actuarial science program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration has received a $500,000 gift from Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. of Lincoln to support outstanding faculty members.
Campaign for Nebraska raises $1.2 billion with 30 months to go
The University of Nebraska Foundation has received more than $1.2 billion in gifts for its fundraising campaign, the Campaign for Nebraska: Unlimited Possibilities, with about 30 months to go before the campaign officially ends Dec. 31, 2014.
The Barta brothers – Clifford and James – were lifelong ranchers
They were also philanthropists. So it made sense when the brothers donated 6,000 acres of rangeland in 1996 to the University of Nebraska Foundation.
Estate gift to provide scholarships to students at UNO
A $500,000 gift will create new scholarship opportunities for students at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, where more than 80 percent of students seek financial assistance to attend college.
Opened in 2008, UNMC’s Sorrell Center for Health Science Education has been the high-tech home to scores of medical students who continue to sing its praises and voice their appreciation for those who made it all possible.
Alumnus wishes success for UNK business students, athletes
Terry R. Peterson, owner of Nebraska-based companies that provide products and services to railroad companies, has committed $100,000 to a permanently endowed scholarship fund at the University of Nebraska Foundation.
University of Nebraska Foundation announces leadership change
Peter J. Whitted, M.D., chair of the board of directors for the University of Nebraska Foundation announced today changes to the organization’s leadership.