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UNO’s CodeCrush program for young women will enhance and expand with additional support

UNO’s CodeCrush program for young women will enhance and expand with additional support

The Peter Kiewit Foundation has awarded a challenge grant of $225,000 to UNO 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.

Posted: Tue, Oct 15, 2019

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Werner Enterprises Supports UNO's Supply Chain, Logistics, and Technology Programs

Werner Enterprises Supports UNO's Supply Chain, Logistics, and Technology Programs

Students at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) pursuing careers in supply chain management, logistics, information technology and more will benefit from a gift from Werner Enterprises, Inc.

Posted: Wed, Sep 18, 2019

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Dreams, Failures and Breakthroughs

Dreams, Failures and Breakthroughs

UNO students make advances in cancer research, discover their career passions along the way

Posted: Mon, Jul 1, 2019

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Support UNO, UNMC causes during Omaha Gives on May 22

Support UNO, UNMC causes during Omaha Gives on May 22

Consider supporting the UNO Maverick Food Pantry and UNMC SHARING Clinics during Omaha Gives!

Posted: Mon, May 13, 2019

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‘We’re No. 1’: NU leads the field in developing 3D-printed prostheses

‘We’re No. 1’: NU leads the field in developing 3D-printed prostheses

Jorge Zuniga has become a hero to thousands of kids around the world who need prosthetic hands and upper limbs — and to their families, who often can’t afford them — and in the process, he’s helped the University of Nebraska become the strongest force in the world within this sub-area of biomechanics.

Posted: Thu, Feb 28, 2019

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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

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Christensens to be honored with naming of concert hall in UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center

Christensens to be honored with naming of concert hall in UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center

The newly renovated concert hall within the Janet A. and Willis S. Strauss Performing Arts Center will be named in honor of UNO Chancellor Emeritus John Christensen and his wife, Jan.

Posted: Thu, Nov 29, 2018

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New scholarship at UNO to benefit generations of IT professionals

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.

Posted: Wed, Nov 7, 2018

UNO

Here’s how to become a queen ...

Here’s how to become a queen ...

UNO’s athletic director emeritus and former coach Connie Claussen reigned with passion and purpose.

Posted: Mon, Sep 10, 2018

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A sacred circle of connections

A sacred circle of connections

A sacred circle of connections: UNO, math and the Henry Doorly Zoo.

Posted: Mon, Jun 18, 2018

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UNO celebrates human rights contributions of Goldstein family

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.

Posted: Tue, Oct 24, 2017

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What do you want to be when you grow up?

Posted: Thu, Oct 5, 2017

2 WIN grants to assist grandparents, UNL students

Women Investing in Nebraska awarded two $93,000 grants to assist a pilot program making mental health counselors more accessible at UNL residence halls and helping the Nebraska Children’s Home Society expand its support network for grandparents.

Osbornes and Varners honored with highest development service award

Nancy and Tom Osborne and Paula and Woody Varner have been conferred the 2019 Harlan J. Noddle Award for Distinguished Development Service in recognition of the years they advocated for the university and their involvement with private philanthropy for the university.

Holthus and Raikeses honored with highest volunteer service award

Kelly Holthus of York and Jeff and Tricia Raikes of Seattle and Ashland, Nebraska, are 2019 recipients of the Perry W. Branch Award for Distinguished Volunteer Service.

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