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‘When you can accept death, you can accept life’

‘When you can accept death, you can accept life’

Dr. Julie Masters, the Terry Haney Chair of Gerontology at UNO, loves her job helping older people – and her young students – understand the issues of aging.

Posted: Tue, Mar 7, 2017

UNMC

Doctor reflects on the moon and a river … and on the ‘miracle’ of his life

Doctor reflects on the moon and a river … and on the ‘miracle’ of his life

He says his mother’s words inspired an unlikely path that led him to UNO and UNMC and then to an amazing career.

Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017

UNO

Lyn Holley awarded inaugural Chuck Powell Professorship of Gerontology at UNO

Lyn Holley awarded inaugural Chuck Powell Professorship of Gerontology at UNO

Gift of professorship enables UNO to do even more to improve the well-being of elders.

Posted: Wed, Dec 14, 2016

UNO

UNO Chancellor Christensen announces retirement

UNO Chancellor Christensen announces retirement

Thank you Chancellor Christensen for your decade of leadership, collaboration, and momentum.

Posted: Mon, Sep 26, 2016

UNO

Alumna gives $100,000 to support early childhood education students at UNO

Alumna gives $100,000 to support early childhood education students at UNO

Students studying to be early childhood educators are the focus of a new scholarship and fellowship created for the University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Education.

Posted: Tue, Aug 30, 2016

UNO

Success brewing at UNO’s new student-run cafe

Success brewing at UNO’s new student-run cafe

Success is brewing at UNO’s new student-run café in Mammel Hall.

Posted: Thu, Aug 11, 2016

UNO

Detective thanks donors for helping students

Detective thanks donors for helping students

“I think that’s pretty amazing that you have the power to do something like that,” he tells them

Posted: Tue, Jul 12, 2016

UNO

Early childhood welfare focus of new community chair at UNO

Early childhood welfare focus of new community chair at UNO

The $1 million endowed position is named in honor of Chancellor John Christensen

Posted: Fri, Jun 17, 2016

UNO

New grad looks forward to giving back to UNO

New grad looks forward to giving back to UNO

Student, Ashley Spurlock, gives insight to what she loved most about UNO and why she plans to give back to her school.

Posted: Tue, Jun 7, 2016

UNO

Confidence STEMS from hands-on learning

Confidence STEMS from hands-on learning

UNO students see the excitement for STEM areas growing on campus, thanks to community chairs.

Posted: Tue, Apr 5, 2016

FOUNDATION

Mississippi Mud, BBQ and Michael Jordan

Mississippi Mud, BBQ and Michael Jordan

Mississippi Mud, BBQ and Michael Jordan: Students learn a lot about NU’s new president, Hank Bounds

Posted: Tue, Mar 29, 2016

UNO

Engelmann awarded first Hubbard STEM learning instructorship at UNO

Engelmann awarded first Hubbard STEM learning instructorship at UNO

The Hubbard Instructorship supports the university’s efforts to expand STEM education programs by using the Glacier Creek Preserve.

Posted: Thu, Mar 24, 2016

WIN to fund Nebraska nonprofit, university project in 2019

Nebraska nonprofit organizations and University of Nebraska programs addressing issues important to the state may now submit funding ideas to Women Investing in Nebraska for its 2019 grant awards.

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.

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.

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