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WIN grants address needs for rural children, older Nebraskans

WIN grants address needs for rural children, older Nebraskans

Women Investing in Nebraska awarded two grants of $91,500 each to expand free after-school programming and to provide mental and cognitive health screenings to older adults.

Posted: Thu, Oct 11, 2018

UNK

UNK to celebrate childhood education center groundbreaking

UNK to celebrate childhood education center groundbreaking

University of Nebraska at Kearney, the community and greater Nebraska will celebrate the beginning of Nebraska’s most innovative center of early childhood excellence.

Posted: Wed, Oct 3, 2018

UNL

Rock-star grad reaches summit of life … by giving back

Rock-star grad reaches summit of life … by giving back

College of Engineering alumnus Ken Jones returns to Lincoln each year to talk with his scholarship recipients about what it takes to reach the top.

Posted: Wed, Sep 12, 2018

UNO

Here’s how to become a queen ...

Here’s how to become a queen ...

UNO’s athletic director emeritus and former coach Connie Claussen reigned with passion and purpose.

Posted: Mon, Sep 10, 2018

UNL

N Fund 2017-18 Annual Giving Impact Report

N Fund 2017-18 Annual Giving Impact Report

More than 13,000 of you contributed this year to make an impact on the lives of University of Nebraska–Lincoln students through scholarships, academic programs, renowned faculty, new facilities and more.

Posted: Thu, Aug 16, 2018

UNL

Mark Wilkins named Nebraska Corn Checkoff presidential chair at UNL

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.

Posted: Tue, Aug 7, 2018

EVENTS

University of Nebraska opens new health center, nursing college complex

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.

Posted: Tue, Jul 10, 2018

UNMC

Wigton gift makes possible welcome and history center at UNMC

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.

Posted: Fri, Jun 29, 2018

UNMC

Gift will expand and enhance entrance to UNMC’s new clinical simulation facility

Gift will expand and enhance entrance to UNMC’s new clinical simulation facility

The gift allows for a three-story lighted art decorative screen wall that will welcome visitors as they make their way toward the Dr. Edwin Davis & Dorothy Balbach Davis Global Center for Advanced Interprofessional Learning.

Posted: Fri, Jun 29, 2018

UNK

UNK’s new early childhood education center to be named for LaVonne Plambeck

UNK’s new early childhood education center to be named for LaVonne Plambeck

The LaVonne Kopecky Plambeck Early Childhood Education Center at the University of Nebraska at Kearney will be a model for early childhood education, early childhood educator preparation, and research.

Posted: Thu, Jun 28, 2018

UNL

A new home for good business … and for the business of doing good

A new home for good business … and for the business of doing good

UNL’s Hawks Hall is a new home for good business … and for the business of doing good.

Posted: Thu, Jun 28, 2018

UNK

A message of hope and help

A message of hope and help

A message of hope and help: UNK students like Luke Grossnicklaus pay it forward.

Posted: Thu, Jun 28, 2018

The Ivanhoe Foundation supports future global leaders in water management through generous gift to the Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute

The gift will assist students committed to improving water and food security in developing countries.

Christensens to be honored with naming of concert hall in UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center

The newly renovated concert hall within the Janet A. and Willis S. Strauss Performing Arts Center will be named in honor of UNO Chancellor Emeritus John Christensen and his wife, Jan.

University of Nebraska Foundation makes America’s Favorite Charities

The University of Nebraska Foundation is among America’s Favorite Charities.

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