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University presents top research, teaching awards
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced the 2008 winners of the university’s most prestigious awards for research, teaching and engagement.
Ag Committee Votes to Move State Fair
Statement of University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken
Enrique Martínez Celaya to make second visit as Presidential Professor to UNL
Internationally renowned artist Enrique Martínez Celaya – and Visiting Presidential Professor at the University of Nebraska – will make a second visit to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln April 14-18, University President James B. Milliken has announced.
U.S. Under Secretary of Education to visit NU campuses
U.S. Under Secretary of Education Sara Martinez Tucker will visit two campuses of the University of Nebraska in April as part of her college listening tour, President James B. Milliken announced today.
Hoffmann named Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs and Research for the University of Nebraska
Dr. Richard J. Hoffmann has been named Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs and Research for the University of Nebraska effective May 1.
University of Nebraska materials encourage early start in preparing for college
As part of an ongoing effort to increase Nebraska's college-going rate, the University of Nebraska is providing new materials to help 8th grade students and their families better prepare for college. Packets of materials, in English and Spanish, have been sent to all middle schools in the state with brochures, posters and checklists in a take-home packet.
Agenda item added for Board of Regents meeting March 7
An item has been added to the agenda for the March 7, 2008 meeting of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents.
Agenda updated for Board of Regents meeting March 7
The agenda for the March 7, 2008 meeting of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents has been updated to include two additional items.
NU Board of Regents to meet March 7
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet on Friday, March 7, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St., Lincoln. Committee meetings begin at 9 a.m. and the board meeting begins at 1 p.m.
Carl Schramm to highlight Nebraska Summit on Entrepreneurship
Internationally known entrepreneurship expert Carl Schramm will highlight the second annual Nebraska Summit on Entrepreneurship on Monday, February 25, when hundreds of educators, business leaders, government officials, entrepreneurs and small business owners from across the state will gather at the Qwest Center in Omaha.
NU Board of Regents Business Affairs Committee to meet February 21
The Business Affairs Committee of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet at 3 p.m. Thursday, February 21, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St., Lincoln.
NU Board of Regents to make campus visit to UNL
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will make a campus visit to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Friday, Feb. 22.
Pedersen Appointed Vice President and General Counsel
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken has announced the appointment of Joel D. Pedersen of Lincoln as Vice President and General Counsel. Pedersen will succeed Richard R. Wood, who retired at the end of 2007 after serving the University for nearly 30 years.
NU Board of Regents passes resolution on Affirmative Action petition
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents unanimously passed a resolution Friday affirming its commitment to broad diversity among students and faculty at the University of Nebraska. The board took a position on a petition currently being circulated in Nebraska that would prohibit the use of race, gender and other factors in the operation of public higher education: in recruiting, hiring and admission decisions at the University.
NU Board of Regents elects new officers
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents today elected Chuck Hassebrook as the chairperson for 2008. Hassebrook, from Lyons, represents District 3 and has served on the Board of Regents since 1994. He has been re-elected to two additional terms, most recently in 2006, and previously served as chair in 2000 and as vice chair in 2007 and 1999.