UNO students, entrepreneurs, franchising professionals to benefit from $1 million gift
Today the University of Nebraska at Omaha announced a $1 million gift from UNO alumnus and Omaha native John Morgan of Minneapolis, Minn., to create one of the campus’ highest ranking endowed faculty positions.
Early childhood professor learned shared experiences aren't always shared
A little girl was crying. A young preschool teacher was comforting her. But then a little boy raced across the room and jumped on the teacher’s back.
Young investors learn the value of time at UNO
You’re 18. You have a credit card debt of $30,000. You’re making the minimum monthly payment. You’re actually one of the 18-year-olds in the most recent Maverick Investment Summer Camp at UNO.
Professor helps students achieve moments of "Eureka!"
There once was a girl growing up in northern Minnesota. (This wasn’t so long ago. She’s only 33.) She was one of those kids who’d hide in the corner during math class. She liked math. She’d always finish the homework early. She was good at it. But math class bored her because her teachers bored her. Most just lectured at her.
Buffett gives students some priceless advice
A young woman stood before the third-richest man in the world – Warren Buffett – one recent day and asked him about something almost everybody in the world wants. Success. This was during a live CNN interview at UNO’s Mammel Hall.) Find out his surprising answer.
UNO to make perfect pitch for soccer
In the United States, the word pitch often is associated with America’s favorite pastime, baseball. But in many other countries, “pitch” refers to the surface where soccer – the world’s most popular sport – is played.
Gift enables professor to discuss the evil that men do
Welcome to a normal day in History 4720 at UNO – Professor Waitman Beorn’s “History of the Holocaust.”
New center helping UNO athletes to play smart
The Hamilton Academic Excellence Center officially opened earlier this year inside Sapp Fieldhouse.
Generous couple helped Omaha grow great
The Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Memorial Foundation.
Holocaust survivor tells story to save others
Sam Fried was 15 when he was captured and sent to Auschwitz.
What do these former Huskers have in common?
Prince Amukamara and Jordan Larson have at least three things in common.
UNO welcomes veterans home with open arms
Veterans find support at MaV USO
Mark Wilkins named Nebraska Corn Checkoff presidential chair at UNL
The Nebraska Corn Board made a $2 million commitment to the University of Nebraska Foundation in 2014 to establish the permanently endowed chair.
University of Nebraska opens new health center, nursing college complex
A new University of Nebraska facility will give students access to improved health care while providing its nursing program a world-class learning and research space with capacity for future growth.
Wigton gift makes possible welcome and history center at UNMC
The Wigton Heritage Center will be built in conjunction with the Wittson Hall renovation project at UNMC and is made possible with a gift commitment from Robert Wigton, M.D.