University Affairs Overview

Advocacy-Related News & Events

2019 Events

Full-Day Floor Debate Begins
APR 2 | Nebraska State Capitol

Board of Regents Meeting
MAR 29 | Varner Hall Board Room

"I Love NU" Advocacy Day
MAR 27, 9-noon | Nebraska State Capitol

University of Nebraska Budget Hearing
MAR 4, 2:30 pm | Nebraska State Capitol Room 1524

Board of Regents Meeting
JAN 25 | Varner Hall, Board Room

Public Hearings Begin
JAN 22, 1:30 pm | Nebraska State Capitol

State of the Judiciary
January 17, 10:00 am | NET or Nebraska State Capitol

Governor's State of the State Address
JAN 15, 10:00 am | Norris Chamber, Nebraska State Capitol

Legislative Session Begins
JAN 8 | Nebraska State Capitol

News

'I Love NU Day' highlights university's effect on Nebraska
KEARNEY HUB | THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2019

NU students defend the system's budget at 'I LOVE NU Advocacy Day'
DAILY NEBRASKAN | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 2019

President Bounds’ Appropriations Committee Testimony
NEBRASKA.EDU | MONDAY, MARCH 4, 2019

Editorial: Time to Invest in Our Future
SCOTTSBLUFF STAR-HERALD | SATURDAY, MARCH 2, 2019

Hank Bounds: “…the Legislature really needs to fund this request.”
SANDHILLS EXPRESS | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2019

President Hank Bounds, Men’s Basketball Interview: New Semester, New Legislative Session
HUSKER SPORTS NETWORK | THURSDAY, JANUARY 10, 2019

UNO biomechanics program is more than doubling its space under a ‘visionary’ leader
OMAHA WORLD-HERALD | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2018

Chancellor Ronnie Green Local View: UNL research betters Nebraska, world
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2018

Bounds: Higher education intertwined with Nebraska’s economic growth
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2018

President Bounds’ statement on Nebraska’s updated revenue projections
NEBRASKA.EDU | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2018

Regent Bob Phares op-ed: Nebraskans need unity
NORTH PLATTE TELEGRAPH | THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2018

Interview with President Hank Bounds
KEARNEY HUB | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2018

UNL Extension to play a vital role in Nebraska’s agricultural future
GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018

Husker Halftime Interview with President Hank Bounds: “Enrollment & Growth”
HUSKER SPORTS NETWORK | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2018

Interview with President Hank Bounds
RURAL RADIO NETWORK | FRIDAY, AUGUST 31, 2018

“Chat with the Chancellor” with President Hank Bounds & UNK Chancellor Doug Kristensen
KRVN | FRIDAY, AUGUST 31, 2018

Editorial: University of Nebraska request for state aid reasonable amid cuts
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018

NU regents seek to head off misconceptions before budget debate
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018

$8.8 billion budget plan ready for debate by full Nebraska Legislature
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018

Letter from Board of Regents Chairman Schafer and Vice Chairman Clare to members of the Legislature
NEBRASKA.EDU | THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018

NU students, alumni, other advocates descend on Nebraska Capitol ahead of budget debate
OMAHA WORLD HERALD | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018

Supporters voice concerns regarding cuts at ‘I Love NU’ Advocacy Day
DAILY NEBRASKAN | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018

Sen. John Lowe: UNK will get as much funding as possible
KEARNEY HUB | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018

Editorial: Further cuts would wound NU, perhaps irreparably
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2018

A Message from President Bounds following NU’s Appropriations Hearing
LETTER | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2018

Editorial: Nebraska leaders need to be mindful of NU's importance to the state's future
OMAHA WORLD HERALD | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2018

NU announces $9.2M in 'phase one' cuts; includes faculty, academic and athletic programs
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2018

Editorial: Good to see NU fight more state aid cuts
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 2018

NU president again stresses to regents that program cuts, tuition increases will be needed in light of state budget woes
OMAHA WORLD-HERALD | FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 2018

Further cuts to NU will put academic programs on chopping block, Bounds says
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | SATURDAY, JANUARY 25, 2018

A legislative and budget update from President Bounds
LETTER | TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018

More state cuts to NU 'will be devastating,' regents warn
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR | FRIDAY, JANUARY 12, 2018