Generous donors change the lives of students and others in Nebraska every day.
Cancer center to be named for Fred and Pamela Buffett
A new cancer center at the University of Nebraska will be named the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, thanks to a gift from Pamela Buffett.
Donor's generosity even touched those who touched the stars
Eileen Ryan loved helping people.
Generous donor picks Lincoln over London
From a conversation with Jean Shaw.
This gift is music to the ears for grad students
Students are singing praises for a new fellowship award recently gifted to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln School of Music
Holocaust survivor tells story to save others
Sam Fried was 15 when he was captured and sent to Auschwitz.
Cancer survivor gives back
Now three years cancer-free, Pilcher-Huerter “strives to pay it back” to the place and the people who gave her back her life.
Ag professor helps others grow
The seed of the Hoegemeyer tree took root in this soil long ago. It grew strong, against long odds.
He had the music in him
He taught them how to sing and, in the process, how to soar in life.
Sisters share parents' gift for giving
Winslow and Irene Van Brunt taught their children to value people.
Who was Mr. Lied?
If you live in Nebraska, you’ve probably benefited from the legacy of Ernst F. Lied.
Her mother's designs helped designer succeed
Mary Mitchell of Omaha’s recently published book, Drawn to Fashion, covers her 45 years as a fashion illustrator.
Quirky professor taught them about biology, life and Lord of the Rings
“We believe, like he did, that it’s vitally important to give back.”
Great Plains Art Museum celebrates opening of new artist studio and public education lab
Fred and Julie Hoppe of Lincoln provided the gift to enable the Great Plains Art Museum to create the new Elizabeth Rubendall Artist-in-Residence Studio and Education Lab.
New emergency assistance fund to support NU students, employees facing sudden hardship
A new fund at the University of Nebraska Foundation will support NU students and employees on all campuses facing sudden financial hardship from emergency situations
Students still benefit from first endowed scholarship created in 1930s
The late Edward Cornish made a gift in 1937 to establish the first permanently endowed scholarship fund to forever support the education of UNL students.