Peter Kiewit Institute strategic plan sets ambitious goals for engineering, IT
The chancellors of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and University of Nebraska-Lincoln today presented to the NU Board of Regents an integrated strategic plan for the Peter Kiewit Institute that positions PKI to meet the needs of engineering and information technology businesses in Omaha and throughout the state.
Board of Regents elects Hawks as chair
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents today elected Howard Hawks as chairman for 2014. Hawks, of Omaha, represents District 2 and was elected to the Board in 2002. He served as vice chairman in 2013. He succeeds 2013 chairman Regent Tim Clare of Lincoln.
University of Nebraska launches search for vice provost for P-16 initiatives
The University of Nebraska has launched a national search for the position of vice provost for P-16 initiatives.
NU BOARD OF REGENTS TO MEET JAN. 24
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St. in Lincoln. Committee meetings will begin at 8 a.m. and the Board meeting begins at 10:15 a.m. All meetings are open to the public. Meetings also will be audio-streamed live at www.nebraska.edu.
University of Nebraska announces new commitments to expanding college opportunity
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced a set of new commitments NU is making as part of a national initiative to expand college access and success to more students.
President Milliken to leave NU to become CUNY chancellor
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today informed the university community that after nearly a decade as NU’s president, he will leave Nebraska to become the next chancellor of the City University of New York, the nation’s premier urban public university.
President Milliken to participate in White House event on increasing college opportunity
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken will attend an event at the White House Thursday focused on new actions that will increase college opportunity.
University of Nebraska lobbyist wins national award for governmental relations
Ron Withem, senior associate vice president for university affairs and director of governmental relations at the University of Nebraska, today was presented with a national award honoring his achievements in higher education state relations.
Board of Regents approves appointment of Dr. Jeffrey Gold as new UNMC chancellor
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents today approved the appointment of Dr. Jeffrey Gold as the new chancellor of the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
MEDIA ADVISORY: Board of Regents to meet Friday to consider new UNMC chancellor appointment
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken announced today that he has named Dr. Jeffrey P. Gold of the University of Toledo as the next chancellor of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, subject to approval by the NU Board of Regents. The Board will meet Friday, Nov. 29, to consider Gold’s appointment. The meeting is at 8:30 a.m. at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St. in Lincoln, and is open to the public. Consideration of Gold’s appointment is the only item on Friday’s agenda.
UNMC chancellor finalist to visit campus Nov. 22
A finalist for the position of chancellor of the University of Nebraska Medical Center will visit Nebraska on Nov. 22, the university announced today.
University of Nebraska international student enrollment reaches record high
International student enrollment at the University of Nebraska has reached another record high this fall, continuing NU’s momentum in attracting talent from around the world, according to a presentation today to the Board of Regents. News of NU’s record international enrollment comes during International Education Week, going on now.
Media Advisory: NU Board Of Regents to Meet Nov. 14-15
Nov. 7, 2013
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St. in Lincoln. Beginning at 3 p.m., the Academic Affairs Committee will hear reports on the university’s fall 2013 enrollment, including nonresident and international student enrollments, as well as campus updates from each student regent.
University of Nebraska Board of Regents to make campus visit to UNO 2013
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will make a campus visit to the University of Nebraska at Omaha on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013. The Board will take a campus tour and hear a series of presentations focused on the diversity of learners UNO serves, including military students, minority and first-generation students, and transfer students.
McGinnis steps down as PKI executive director
Dr. Michael L. McGinnis has resigned as executive director of the University of Nebraska’s Peter Kiewit Institute of Information Science, Technology and Engineering.