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It was a Perfect Day

It was a Perfect Day

A perfect day to fly: In the exact hour of the dedication of UNO’s Scott Campus, two young pilots lifted by Scott’s generosity take to the sky above campus.

Posted: Tue, Apr 25, 2017

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Walking the path of a living legend

Walking the path of a living legend

Walking in the path of a living legend: Recipient of the first Marlin Briscoe Athletics Scholarship at UNO shares a surprising connection to pro football’s first black starting quarterback.

Posted: Thu, Apr 6, 2017

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

NU Foundation receives state’s highest award for employee wellness programs

The University of Nebraska Foundation has received the Governor’s Harvester Wellness Award, the state’s highest award in recognition of employee wellness programs.

UNMC breaks ground on new welcome center

On June 24, 2019, the University of Nebraska Medical Center community gathered to ceremonially break ground on its new campus welcome center — the Wigton Heritage Center — as well as launch the renovation of Wittson Hall and the McGoogan Library.

Private gifts establish learning commons at UNL’s East Campus library

The new learning space will be named the Dinsdale Family Learning Commons in honor of Dinsdale brothers, Roy and Jack, who are University of Nebraska alumni.

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