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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

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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

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‘I want to learn to help wounded veterans …’

‘I want to learn to help wounded veterans …’

UNO helping ex-Army bomb squad technician reach his goal of giving back.

Posted: Wed, Mar 9, 2016

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‘Mrs. Elaine Spire … Thank You’

‘Mrs. Elaine Spire … Thank You’

UNO senior wants donor to know that he will try to live up to the standard set by her late husband, the great Robert Spire.

Posted: Fri, Feb 19, 2016

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A classroom a hemisphere away

A classroom a hemisphere away

Two UNO students who studied abroad get to thank donor in person, and it’s ‘way cool.’

Posted: Wed, Jan 13, 2016

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UNO means the world to a man who’s seen the world

UNO means the world to a man who’s seen the world

Air Force veteran who’s seen the world now giving back to a place that’s meant the world to him.

Posted: Wed, Nov 11, 2015

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“Our Students, Our Future” initiative to raise $200 million in support of NU students

“Our Students, Our Future” initiative to raise $200 million in support of NU students

Increased access and success for current and future students is the focus of a two-year, $200 million fundraising initiative announced Sep. 24.

Posted: Thu, Sep 24, 2015

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A gift for his father, the filmmaker

A gift for his father, the filmmaker

Bob Chenoweth, a retired Hollywood producer, finds a perfect way to make amends with his ‘ornery’ dad, who was Omaha’s first filmmaker.

Posted: Wed, Aug 5, 2015

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First Haddix Community Chair of Science creating strong bonds with Omaha and its young people

First Haddix Community Chair of Science creating strong bonds with Omaha and its young people

Dr. Christine Cutucache, UNO’s first Haddix Community Chair of Science, learned to love STEM subjects through hands-on experiences.

Posted: Fri, Jul 10, 2015

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First-generation UNO student grateful for Spire Scholarship

First-generation UNO student grateful for Spire Scholarship

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.

Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015

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Support UNO and UNMC through Omaha Gives!

Support UNO and UNMC through Omaha Gives!

On May 20, join the Omaha community in Omaha Gives! — a 24-hour charitable challenge to benefit the community’s nonprofits.

Posted: Thu, May 14, 2015

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Here’s why he can’t stop smiling

Here’s why he can’t stop smiling

UNO social work student says scholarship has opened doors – and opened his eyes to career opportunities.

Posted: Thu, May 7, 2015

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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