November 27, 2018

The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St. in Lincoln. The Board’s Academic Affairs Committee meets at 9 a.m. and the full Board meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. All meetings are open to the public and will be audio-streamed live at

Following are highlights of the December meeting. A complete agenda is available here.

9 a.m.: Academic Affairs Committee
Topic: Strategic Framework Report on Distance Education
Presenter: Mary Niemiec, NU associate vice president for digital education and director of University of Nebraska Online

9:30 a.m.: Board of Regents meeting

Items for the Board’s consideration include:

  • The program statement for a gnotobiotic mouse vivarium at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. (Addendum IX-B-5)
  • The project scope, schedule and budget for a renovation project at UNL’s Hamilton Hall. (Addendum IX-B-6)
  • The project scope, schedule and budget for renovation of the Durham Science Center at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. (Addendum IX-B-9)
  • Naming of an addition to the Willis A. and Janet S. Strauss Performing Arts Center at UNO as the “John and Jan Christensen Addition.” (Addendum (IX-B-10)
  • 2019-20 residence hall room and board rates at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture. (Addendum IX-B-11)
Media Contact:
Melissa Lee
Director of Communications,
University of Nebraska