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N Fund 2018-19 Annual Giving Impact Report

N Fund 2018-19 Annual Giving Impact Report

From July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019, more than 13,500 of you contributed to make an impact on the lives of University of Nebraska–Lincoln students. But the impact doesn’t stop there. Once our students graduate, they go on to lead in their communities, states and countries. They go on to change the world.

Posted: Fri, Aug 16, 2019

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Get Your Hands on Nebraska’s History

Get Your Hands on Nebraska’s History

Cherish Nebraska explores the future of science by interacting with its past

Posted: Mon, Jul 1, 2019

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Private gifts establish learning commons at UNL’s East Campus library

Private gifts establish learning commons at UNL’s East Campus library

The new learning space will be named the Dinsdale Family Learning Commons in honor of Dinsdale brothers, Roy and Jack, who are University of Nebraska alumni.

Posted: Thu, Jun 20, 2019

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Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture receives updates, redevelopments with Hansen memorial gift

Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture receives updates, redevelopments with Hansen memorial gift

Alumnus Gary W. Hansen had a positive experience at UNL's Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis. As a result, his family is making certain future generations of students have the same opportunities for success in agriculture fields.

Posted: Fri, Jun 14, 2019

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Huskers Helping Huskers Pantry+ seeks support on Give to Lincoln Day May 30

Huskers Helping Huskers Pantry+ seeks support on Give to Lincoln Day May 30

One in three students at Nebraska worries about not having enough food to eat. Gifts will help the Huskers Helping Huskers Pantry+ by providing free food and hygiene supplies to students in need throughout the year.

Posted: Mon, May 13, 2019

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Great Plains Art Museum celebrates opening of new artist studio and public education lab

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.

Posted: Wed, Apr 10, 2019

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Students still benefit from first endowed scholarship created in 1930s

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.

Posted: Wed, Mar 20, 2019

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New scholarship helps students experience Ireland

New scholarship helps students experience Ireland

The Cluricaun Irish Society of Lincoln established a new scholarship fund to help students travel and learn abroad in Ireland.

Posted: Thu, Mar 7, 2019

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Inaugural Glow Big Red a success with more than 1,500 contributors

Inaugural Glow Big Red a success with more than 1,500 contributors

The first-ever Glow Big Red—24 Hours of Husker Giving is in the history books as the newest Husker tradition.

Posted: Fri, Feb 15, 2019

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Field of dreams

Field of dreams

Identical twins Joe and Matt Brugger are seniors in the Paul Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. They co-founded Upstream Farms a few years ago on the old family homestead near Albion, Nebraska.

Posted: Fri, Feb 8, 2019

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Professor, daughter bring attention to UNL students who face personal adversity

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.

Posted: Tue, Dec 18, 2018

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Leadership gift enables university to prepare even more needed teachers for Nebraska

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.

Posted: Mon, Dec 17, 2018

NU Foundation receives state’s highest award for employee wellness programs

The University of Nebraska Foundation has received the Governor’s Harvester Wellness Award, the state’s highest award in recognition of employee wellness programs.

UNMC breaks ground on new welcome center

On June 24, 2019, the University of Nebraska Medical Center community gathered to ceremonially break ground on its new campus welcome center — the Wigton Heritage Center — as well as launch the renovation of Wittson Hall and the McGoogan Library.

Private gifts establish learning commons at UNL’s East Campus library

The new learning space will be named the Dinsdale Family Learning Commons in honor of Dinsdale brothers, Roy and Jack, who are University of Nebraska alumni.

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