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.”
WIN to fund Nebraska nonprofit, university project in 2019
Nebraska nonprofit organizations and University of Nebraska programs addressing issues important to the state may now submit funding ideas to Women Investing in Nebraska for its 2019 grant awards.
Professor, daughter bring attention to UNL students who face personal adversity
The Astir CASNR Emergency Student Aid Fund enables the college to help students who are at risk of disruption to their education because of financial hardship such as the loss of a parent, job loss or medical crisis.
Leadership gift enables university to prepare even more needed teachers for Nebraska
Thanks to a generous gift from the William and Ruth Scott Family Foundation, the University of Nebraska – the state’s largest producer of teachers – will be in an even stronger position to meet one of Nebraska’s most critical workforce needs.