David A. Bush family establishes memorial fund for study abroad
The fund will support education abroad experiences for students at his alma mater, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
$20 million gift will establish Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts at UNL
‘This gift and what it seeks to build upon within higher education will absolutely make a difference in how students today and in the future learn about media and how they master modern trends and advances.’
Husker tailgate leads to an unexpected connection
Husker tailgate in Chicago leads to an unexpected connection when two CEHS alumni realize they have something – someone – in common.
Eldercare and math education programs win grants from Women Investing in Nebraska
Eldercare and math education programs win grants from Women Investing in Nebraska.
A scholarship in memory of a great man – her great-grandfather
California woman visits Nebraska for the first time to learn more about her noted ancestor, who was a dean of UNL’s business college and an adviser to President Truman. In his name, she endows a fund in the College of Arts & Sciences – the “John Davidson Clark Courage and Commitment Fund.”
“Our Students, Our Future” initiative to raise $200 million in support of NU students
Increased access and success for current and future students is the focus of a two-year, $200 million fundraising initiative announced Sep. 24.
Gift to help take opera to ‘all corners of the state’
The James C. and Rhonda Seacrest Tour Nebraska Opera Fund will give the opera program at the Glenn Korff School of Music the chance to tour Nebraska and conduct opera outreach events statewide.
Unlikely friendship grows over the years, leading to fruitful harvest
UNL alumnus realizes, in that end, that planting seeds of kindness can change people’s lives.
Howard Wiegers honored for 100 years, dedication to natural resources
To honor Howard’s 100th birthday and commitment to students and natural resources, the Howard Wiegers Student Travel Support Fund has been created in his honor.
UNL ag student hopes to help feed the world someday
An internship on Capitol Hill is the latest way that private support is making it easier for a UNL ag student to focus on her studies – and her dream.
University of Nebraska State Museum announces fundraising, lead gifts for major new ‘Cherish Nebraska’ exhibits
Visitors to the University of Nebraska State Museum will soon be able to experience Nebraska and natural history in entirely new ways because of $11.4 million fourth floor redevelopment.
Scholarships helping CEHS student do great things in the world
Future teacher Megan Gronewold says time in Peru taught her a lot about education – and herself.
Giving Tuesday on Nov. 27 provides an opportunity to help
Please consider using Giving Tuesday as a day to pause and to support the area of the University of Nebraska and its affiliates that means the most to you.
New scholarship at UNO to benefit generations of IT professionals
The SharePoint Saturday–Omaha Community Educational Scholarship Fund was established with a gift commitment to the University of Nebraska Foundation.
University of Nebraska Foundation makes America’s Favorite Charities
The University of Nebraska Foundation, the charitable arm of the University of Nebraska, is among America’s top 100 favorite charities for 2017, coming in at 96th.