The Peter Kiewit Foundation has awarded a challenge grant of $225,000 to the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) College of Information Science & Technology (IS&T) for its CodeCrush program, a series of events designed to introduce 8th- and 9th-graders to iSTEM, an integrated approach to studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) students who take advantage of on-campus health services this new academic year will benefit from streamlined access to the most comprehensive health network in the region.
On May 20, join the Omaha community in Omaha Gives! — a 24-hour charitable challenge to benefit the community’s nonprofits.
Increased access and success for current and future students is the focus of a two-year, $200 million fundraising initiative announced Sep. 24.
Bob Chenoweth, a retired Hollywood producer, finds a perfect way to make amends with his ‘ornery’ dad, who was Omaha’s first filmmaker.
Dr. Christine Cutucache, UNO’s first Haddix Community Chair of Science, learned to love STEM subjects through hands-on experiences.
UNO student has a history of helping others in the community. He also knows what it’s like to receive the help he needs to get through school.
UNO social work student says scholarship has opened doors – and opened his eyes to career opportunities.
Ron and Connie Brasel of Omaha say they got hooked on UNO hockey years ago after getting to know the coaches and players. They saw the shoestring budget in those early days, and decided to help. It’s been a fun ride, they say, to see how far the Mavs have come.
Orv Menard didn’t want a funeral.
Instead, he just wanted people to gather at the school’s alumni house for an afternoon of conversation and sparkling French wine – Cremant – all on his dime, and some good Dixieland music.
How to age with grace? Father Leo Missinne, an expert on aging and a professor emeritus in UNO’s department of gerontology, describes ways that older people can find meaning in life. One of them, he says, is by giving back to others.
Today we announced that the Campaign for Nebraska has raised more than $1.8 billion for the University of Nebraska.
UNO student wants to help others, because she’s seen true superheroes in action.
Former Union Pacific scholarship recipient at UNO now a part of the U.P. family.
For six UNO students this summer, their classroom was all of Israel.
When you make a gift to the University of Nebraska Foundation you can trust that it will be used in the way in which it was intended. That’s a promise we’ve kept with our donors since our organization was founded in 1936.