Worths provide $1 million-plus estate gift to forever support art programs at Nebraska
A couple who adored the arts and worked at the university for many, many years have left a lasting legacy for Nebraska that will support various art students and faculty members.
Sorrell receives development service award, Whitted volunteer award from foundation
Physicians Michael Sorrell and Peter Whitted are the 2017 recipients of the University of Nebraska Foundation’s two highest awards for service and dedication.
UNO celebrates human rights contributions of Goldstein family
The human rights legacy of Leonard and Shirley Goldstein of Omaha and their family will be forever carried forward at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
Community support helps bring new piano to UNO School of Music
Arts patrons came together to gift a unique musical instrument to the university and city.
Sahling estate gives $1.9 million to UNK to forever help even more students
Well known among the University of Nebraska at Kearney community – especially by those in Loper athletics – for his compassion and generous student scholarship donations, Bob Sahling is helping students once again.
Gift to UNMC focuses on helping those who have experienced mental trauma
About 50 percent of Nebraskans report experiencing childhood adversity and trauma. The university is developing a program to train those who can help.
Holland Foundation $2 million gift creates endowed presidential chair in early childhood development
Funds will forever support the university’s Buffett Early Childhood Institute and its public outreach and education programs across Nebraska.
Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture program sparked by welding
The Mervin R. Eighmy Foundation provided a gift that helped the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture acquire eight new welders, supplies and technical support for its expanded welding program.
Curtis native honors college mentor Glenn Jurgens with memorial scholarship fund
A scholarship honoring the kindness and dedication of a former ag professor will benefit students in Curtis for years to come.
Scholarship honors alumnus and legendary Huskers administrator Fox Bryant and his wife, Pedie
Don “Fox” Bryant, who enjoyed a long and notable career in communications and administration with Nebraska athletics, has been honored with a named scholarship fund.
Nebraska announces landmark “Firebird” ballet collaboration with preeminent American companies and dancers
Performing arts collaboration to feature superstar ballerina Misty Copeland with the American Ballet Theatre of New York and the St. Louis Symphony.
WIN offers funding for Nebraska nonprofits
Introduction: University of Nebraska programs and Nebraska nonprofits may now submit funding ideas to Women Investing in Nebraska for its 2017 grant awards.