Board of Regents Resolution Opposes State Spending Cap
On June 15, the University of Nebraska Board of Regents passed a resolution opposing the petition drive to amend the Constitution in order to cap state spending. The Board of Regents urges "all Nebraskans who care about education and the future of Nebraska to refuse to sign the petition."
Board of Regents approves 2006-07 tuition rates
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents today approved a 5 percent increase in tuition for 2006-07, as well as a 1 percent assessment to meet the matching requirements of LB 605, the facilities renovation legislation approved in 2006. Nebraska resident undergraduates will see a per-credit-hour increase of $7.25 at UNK, $8.25 at UNO, $9.00 at UNL and UNMC, and $11.50 in UNMC’s College of Nursing.
Mauk Named Information Security Officer for University of Nebraska
Lincoln (June 14, 2006) -- University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken has announced the appointment of Joshua Mauk as Information Security Officer. Mauk, a graduate of Xavier University and the University of San Francisco, is responsible for creating a security architecture for the university’s information technology systems.
University of Nebraska Board of Regents Meeting
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet Thursday, June 15, at Varner Hall in Lincoln.
Pratt named interim Executive Vice President and Provost at NU
Lincoln, Neb. (June 7, 2006) -- University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken has named Dr. Linda R. Pratt as interim executive vice president and provost. Her appointment, which is subject to the approval of the Board of Regents, will commence July 15, 2006. Pratt will replace Dr. Jay Noren, who has accepted a position as a director of public health programs at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
NU Board of Regents Meeting: Thursday, June 15, 2006
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska will meet in a publicly convened session on Thursday, June 15, 2006 at 1:00 p.m. in the Board Room, Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.
NU Board of Regents to Meet April 21
(Lincoln, Neb. April 14, 2005)— The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet at Varner Hall (3835 Holdrege St.) in Lincoln on Friday, April 21. Committee meetings begin at 8:30 a.m. and the board meeting at 1:00 p.m. The agenda includes:
Sonya Smith named to NU diversity post
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced the appointment of Sonya Smith, Ed.D., J.D., of Antioch, TN, as associate to the president and assistant vice president of academic affairs for diversity. Smith, director of agency services for the Tennessee Higher Education Commission, previously served as associate dean of admissions at Vanderbilt University Law School in Nashville.
NU Board of Regents Emergency Meeting, March 27, 2006
Notice is hereby given in accordance with subsection (5) of Neb. Rev. Stat. § 84-1411 and § 2.5 of the Standing Rules of the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska will hold an emergency meeting by means of a telephone conference beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, March 27, 2006.
IntelliCom Computer Consulting wins NU business award
Lincoln, Neb. -- University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced that IntelliCom Computer Consulting, Inc. of Kearney has been named the 2006 recipient of the Walter Scott Entrepreneurial Business Award. The award is given to a business with a presence in Nebraska that has established partnerships and links with the University of Nebraska in the area of technology. It carries a cash award of $10,000 to be used for the promotion or creation of student work experiences in the fields of information science, technology, and engineering.
NU announces top teaching, research awards
Lincoln, Neb., March 10, 2006 - University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced the 2006 winners of the university’s most prestigious awards for research and teaching.
Marijane Hancock named to institutional research post
Lincoln, Neb. – Dr. Marijane Hancock, senior lecturer in the Department of Management in the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has been named assistant vice president and director of institutional research and planning for the University of Nebraska. She has served as interim director since September, and will become director in May when she completes her teaching duties. She is a 2006 recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award presented by the College of Business Administration.
Nebraska innovation event March 29-30 to highlight research, business connections
Lincoln, Neb., March 2, 2006 -- Nebraska EPSCoR at the University of Nebraska will showcase and assist science and technology researchers and innovative businesses at a two-day Nebraska Research Expo and Innovation Forum March 29-30 at the Cornhusker Marriot Hotel in Lincoln.
Additional agenda item for Board of Regents meeting March 3
Lincoln, Neb. – The agenda for the March 3, 2006, meeting of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents has been updated to include one additional item – a request for board approval to name the UNL Athletics Championship Center the “Howard and Rhonda Hawks Championship Center.”
NU Board of Regents to meet March 3
Lincoln, Neb.— The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St., Lincoln, on Friday, March 3. Committee and task force meetings begin at 8:30 a.m. and the board meeting begins at 1:00 p.m.