News & Stories
News & Stories
Redevelopment starts on new facility to serve children, adults with disabilities
Children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities will benefit from a new facility and all new programs at the Munroe-Meyer Institute in Omaha.
N Fund 2018-19 Annual Giving Impact Report
From July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019, more than 13,500 of you contributed to make an impact on the lives of University of Nebraska–Lincoln students. But the impact doesn’t stop there. Once our students graduate, they go on to lead in their communities, states and countries. They go on to change the world.
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.
‘It’s been one of my life’s greatest joys’
Cancer survivor’s generosity benefits UNMC and others who’ve helped him
For first time ever, researchers able to eliminate HIV from animals
University of Nebraska Medical Center collaborates on historic study
When Research Becomes Reality
Can a UNK business professor practice what he preaches after his wife is diagnosed with cancer?
From Cuba to Columbus
UNMC graduate overcomes obstacles to embrace opportunities
Get Your Hands on Nebraska’s History
Cherish Nebraska explores the future of science by interacting with its past
Dreams, Failures and Breakthroughs
UNO students make advances in cancer research, discover their career passions along the way
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.
Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture receives updates, redevelopments with Hansen memorial gift
Alumnus Gary W. Hansen had a positive experience at UNL's Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis. As a result, his family is making certain future generations of students have the same opportunities for success in agriculture fields.
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.