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‘I really wish I could have thanked her’

‘I really wish I could have thanked her’

UNMC student will never forget the name of a nurse from the past – Vela E. Stewart – who left a legacy for her and other future nurses.

Posted: Wed, Mar 14, 2018

UNMC

Children’s Dental Day is Feb. 2 and you can help

Children’s Dental Day is Feb. 2 and you can help

Some of the nearly 200 children attending have never been able to see a dentist.

Posted: Tue, Jan 23, 2018

UNMC

Jerry Pabst wills $3 million for prostate cancer research and care

Jerry Pabst wills $3 million for prostate cancer research and care

The gift establishes three permanently endowed funds to forever support the efforts of the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

Posted: Wed, Dec 13, 2017

UNMC

COPIC Medical Foundation $75,000 gift to enhance UNMC training for rural first responders, health care providers

COPIC Medical Foundation $75,000 gift to enhance UNMC training for rural first responders, health care providers

Training vehicles travel state to simulate real-life emergency rooms and ambulances and are equipped with mannequins that simulate human patients.

Posted: Mon, Nov 20, 2017

UNMC

Sorrell receives development service award, Whitted volunteer award from foundation

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.

Posted: Wed, Oct 25, 2017

UNMC

2 WIN grants aid domestic violence victims, babies in intensive care

2 WIN grants aid domestic violence victims, babies in intensive care

Two $85,000 grants from Women Investing in Nebraska help victims of domestic violence and help infants with needed medical assessment and treatment.

Posted: Mon, Oct 16, 2017

UNO

What do you want to be when you grow up?

Posted: Thu, Oct 5, 2017

UNMC

Gift to UNMC focuses on helping those who have experienced mental trauma

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.

Posted: Thu, Sep 14, 2017

UNMC

She’s a killer

She’s a killer

She’s a killer: Young UNMC cancer researcher part of a team inside the new Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center that’s working to find ways to cure cancer.

Posted: Fri, Aug 18, 2017

UNMC

“Search” tower dedicated at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

“Search” tower dedicated at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

The artwork is the result of a gift made in honor of longtime oncologist and cancer center director, Ken Cowan.

Posted: Tue, Jun 20, 2017

UNMC

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center to elevate cancer care in region

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center to elevate cancer care in region

The new cancer center will change the lives of individuals with cancer by providing the best in science and clinical practice in one 10-story facility.

Posted: Fri, May 19, 2017

UNL

Looking back on the ride of his life

Looking back on the ride of his life

What really matters in life? Helping others, says doctor in his final days.

Posted: Tue, May 2, 2017

Women Investing in Nebraska to fund Nebraska nonprofits, university projects

WIN asks potential grant seekers to submit a letter of inquiry by Feb. 19, 2018.

Our employee wellness program is getting recognition – a lot of it

Long appreciated by our employees, our wellness program is racking up recognition and awards from outside our organization.

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.

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