NU Board of Regents to Consider Final Approval of Contract
(Lincoln, Neb. Oct. 19)— The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will convene on Friday, October 21, at 1:00 p.m. via videoconference from four locations around the state—Lincoln, Omaha, Kearney, and West Point.
President Milliken’s Statement on the Formation of the Nebraska Education Leadership Council
State Capitol. October 18, 2005— I am delighted to join Governor Heineman, Senator Raikes and Nebraska Education Commissioner Christensen in this new initiative, the Nebraska Education Leadership Council. The University of Nebraska was a founding member of the P-16 Initiative in the late 1990s, and we are committed to working toward the goal of providing quality education to students of all ages in our state.
Special Meeting of the Board of Regents will be held on October 21, 2005
In accordance with the provisions of Section 2.4 of the Standing Rules of the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska, notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents will hold a Special Meeting on October 21,2005, beginning at 1 :00 p.m. This meeting will be conducted by means of a video conference as authorized by subsection (2) of Neb. Rev. Stat. 5 84- 14 1 1. The sites for the video conference will be as follows:
University of Nebraska Proposes to Limit Tuition Increases
(Lincoln, Neb. Oct. 7) -- At a strategic planning session today, the University of Nebraska Board of Regents, President James B. Milliken, and the chancellors of the four campuses indicated their intention to continue holding tuition increases below the double-digit increases of the last four years. Between 2002 and 2005, tuition at the University of Nebraska increased more than 45%. The Board set tuition for the current year at 5% -- significantly below the 7.1% national average increase this year for public flagship universities. The Board reviewed data today showing that the tuition levels at UNL, UNO, and UNK remain lower than those of similar institutions.
University of Nebraska Board of Regents to meet on October 7
Sept. 30, 2005) — The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will hold an informal strategic planning session on Friday, October 7. The meeting, which is open to the public, will begin at 1:30 p.m. at Varner Hall (3835 Holdrege Street) in Lincoln.
Enrollment 2005 - Correction and Additional Information
Enrollment figures for the University of Nebraska for the fall 2005 semester are somewhat more positive than originally reported, due to some shifts in how students at the Kearney campus were classified.
Board of Regents Meeting: Friday, October 7, 2005
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska will convene for an informal strategic planning session on Friday, October 7, 2005, at 1:30 p.m. in the Board Room, Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.
Legislative Briefing and Tour on NU Deferred Maintenance Bill (LB 605)
EVENT: Legislative briefing and tour, LB 605 (NU deferred maintenance bill)
NU Board of Regents to Discuss Water Resources, New Programs
Lincoln, NE. Sept 13 — The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet at Varner Hall (3835 Holdrege St.) in Lincoln on Friday, September 16. The morning work session and committee meetings will feature presentations and discussions regarding the University\'s strategic planning framework, the development of the south campus of the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and the P-16 Initiative, among others. The regular business meeting of the Board of Regents will commence at 1:30 p.m.
NU Admissions Directors Meet with Guidance Counselors
Lincoln, NE, September 9, 2005 – Admissions directors from the University of Nebraska’s Lincoln, Kearney and Omaha campuses will hold a series of informational meetings for guidance counselors throughout the state over the next two weeks. The annual “Counselor Updates” provide the latest information on scholarships and financial aid, academic programs, extracurricular activities and housing options at the University of Nebraska.
University of Nebraska Offers Tuition Scholarships to Katrina Victims
(Lincoln, NE. September 9, 2005)--University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced a new scholarship initiative to benefit students and families affected by Hurricane Katrina. The University of Nebraska’s “NU Katrina Student Assistance Fund” has been established to make scholarships for the fall semester available to help students in a variety of circumstances.
2005 Enrollment Numbers Show Positive Growth at NU
NOTE: PLEASE REFER TO THE CORRECTED ENROLLMENT NEWS RELEASE ISSUED SEPTEMBER 29, 2005
Board of Regents Meeting: Friday, September 16. 2005
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska will meet in a publicly convened session on Friday, September 16, 2005, at 1:30 p.m. in the Board Room, Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.
University of Nebraska President and Colleagues to Announce Major Gift
(Lincoln, NE, Aug. 4, 2005) – University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken will join University of Nebraska Foundation CEO Terry Fairfield, Board of Regents Chairman Howard Hawks and Walter Scott, Chairman of the Board of Policy Advisors at The Peter Kiewit Institute, for the celebratory announcement of a significant gift to the NU Foundation.
Math and Science Campers Treated to Surprise Visit on President’s One-Year Anniversary
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken celebrated his one-year anniversary as president by spending some time with future university students. Distant future, to be more precise; the students he met still buy their lunches in elementary and middle school cafeterias.