Hennings increase access to education with forever scholarship fund
The children of Harvey J. and Betty L. Henning of Kearney have established a student scholarship in their parents’ honor at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
Alumni Association scholarships help those who will someday help others
Have you ever had a dream, and the only thing standing in your way was how much it would cost? What if you received a scholarship to help with this financial burden, and it allowed you to become one step closer to this dream?
Stars find Nebraska graduate's invention illuminating
Alan Grow hitchhiked halfway across the country to attend the recent reunion of Raikes School grads. But not because he’s poor.
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.
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.
Roskens Hall new home of the College of Education
The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) formally dedicated Roskens Hall as the new home of the College of Education with a ceremony on Friday, Sept. 23.
Lizard on the line
Liz, Lizzy, Lizard. Those are her nicknames. Liz Hubbard, a 22-year-old nursing major at UNMC College of Nursing’s Lincoln Division, grew up in Seward.
"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.
The power of the pearls
In her 20s, Tricia Raikes focused on her career, trying to put Microsoft into every home in the country. In her 30s, she focused on raising her three kids. In her 40s, she focused on supporting the soaring career of husband Jeff, who became a president at Microsoft and later CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
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.
UNMC names student plaza in honor of Ruth and Bill Scott
Over the past eight years, the Scotts have made multiple gifts to UNMC, including the lead gifts on new buildings for four UNMC colleges - medicine, nursing, public health and pharmacy.
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.