The Office of External Relations is responsible for numerous strategic communications initiatives that help to tell the story of the University of Nebraska's impact on the state. A few of those initiatives are listed below and linked in the navigation to the right so you can learn more.
Every ten years, we play a role in our democracy and how federal funding is allocated—to programs impacting education, transportation, health care, and many other critical services in Nebraska. This only happens when we all participate in the 2020 Census. Read more about the Census and how members of the University community can participate on our 2020 Census website.
The University of Nebraska generates an annual $4.5 billion for the state—providing research, jobs, clinical care and over 10,000 graduates to Nebraska every year. Thanks to an enduring partnership with the state, along with unprecedented support from the private sector, the university has been successful in fulfilling its responsibility to Nebraskans. Learn more about how NU is making an impact across the state by downloading the full report on our economic impact page.
The “Leading Nebraska” podcast shares the accomplishments of the researchers, students, teachers and others across the University of Nebraska's four campuses who are making an impact on the state. From teachers and doctors to engineers and ag experts, these Nebraska leaders are touching lives and making a difference. Listeners are able to hear their accomplishments by following the podcast series.
From teaching our teachers to training our future medical professionals, graduating our future workforce to improving communities through volunteering, the University of Nebraska makes an impact on lives across our state every day. Visit our NUforNE story site to learn how the faculty, staff, students and alumni of our four campuses are helping to secure a strong future for our state.