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Meet the Millers and more

Meet the Millers and more

Tom and Janet Miller have more than a hundred children. Masato, Renato, Luis Carlos, Salim, Kwon-ho…

Posted: lun, oct 7, 2013

UNO

UNO students, entrepreneurs, franchising professionals to benefit from $1 million gift

UNO students, entrepreneurs, franchising professionals to benefit from $1 million gift

Today the University of Nebraska at Omaha announced a $1 million gift from UNO alumnus and Omaha native John Morgan of Minneapolis, Minn., to create one of the campus’ highest ranking endowed faculty positions.

Posted: jue, sep 26, 2013

UNO

Early childhood professor learned shared experiences aren't always shared

Early childhood professor learned shared experiences aren't always shared

A little girl was crying. A young preschool teacher was comforting her. But then a little boy raced across the room and jumped on the teacher’s back.

Posted: vie, ago 23, 2013

UNO

Young investors learn the value of time at UNO

Young investors learn the value of time at UNO

You’re 18. You have a credit card debt of $30,000. You’re making the minimum monthly payment. You’re actually one of the 18-year-olds in the most recent Maverick Investment Summer Camp at UNO.

Posted: vie, jul 12, 2013

UNO

Professor helps students achieve moments of

Professor helps students achieve moments of "Eureka!"

There once was a girl growing up in northern Minnesota. (This wasn’t so long ago. She’s only 33.) She was one of those kids who’d hide in the corner during math class. She liked math. She’d always finish the homework early. She was good at it. But math class bored her because her teachers bored her. Most just lectured at her.

Posted: mar, jun 25, 2013

UNO

Buffett gives students some priceless advice

Buffett gives students some priceless advice

A young woman stood before the third-richest man in the world – Warren Buffett – one recent day and asked him about something almost everybody in the world wants. Success. This was during a live CNN interview at UNO’s Mammel Hall.) Find out his surprising answer.

Posted: mié, may 29, 2013

UNO

UNO to make perfect pitch for soccer

UNO to make perfect pitch for soccer

In the United States, the word pitch often is associated with America’s favorite pastime, baseball. But in many other countries, “pitch” refers to the surface where soccer – the world’s most popular sport – is played.

Posted: mié, may 1, 2013

UNO

Gift enables professor to discuss the evil that men do

Gift enables professor to discuss the evil that men do

Welcome to a normal day in History 4720 at UNO – Professor Waitman Beorn’s “History of the Holocaust.”

Posted: mar, mar 26, 2013

UNO

New center helping UNO athletes to play smart

New center helping UNO athletes to play smart

The Hamilton Academic Excellence Center officially opened earlier this year inside Sapp Fieldhouse.

Posted: jue, feb 28, 2013

UNMC

Generous couple helped Omaha grow great

Generous couple helped Omaha grow great

The Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Memorial Foundation.

Posted: lun, ene 28, 2013

UNO

Holocaust survivor tells story to save others

Holocaust survivor tells story to save others

Sam Fried was 15 when he was captured and sent to Auschwitz.

Posted: mié, dic 19, 2012

ALUMNI

What do these former Huskers have in common?

What do these former Huskers have in common?

Prince Amukamara and Jordan Larson have at least three things in common.

Posted: jue, nov 1, 2012

Mark Wilkins named Nebraska Corn Checkoff presidential chair at UNL

The Nebraska Corn Board made a $2 million commitment to the University of Nebraska Foundation in 2014 to establish the permanently endowed chair.

University of Nebraska opens new health center, nursing college complex

A new University of Nebraska facility will give students access to improved health care while providing its nursing program a world-class learning and research space with capacity for future growth.

Wigton gift makes possible welcome and history center at UNMC

The Wigton Heritage Center will be built in conjunction with the Wittson Hall renovation project at UNMC and is made possible with a gift commitment from Robert Wigton, M.D.

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