University of Nebraska Interim President James Linder, M.D., and Board of Regents Chairman Bob Phares were joined today by business leaders, students, agricultural representatives and others in testifying before the Appropriations Committee in support of the university’s 2015 legislative agenda.
University of Nebraska Board of Regents to make campus visit to UNK
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will make a campus visit to the University of Nebraska at Kearney on Thursday, March 5, 2015. The Board will tour campus and hear about academic programs, campus construction and renovations, and efforts to expand access and student success, among other presentations. The itinerary for Thursday’s campus visit is as follows:
Implementation of Superintendents' Early Childhood Plan Begins Across Metro Omaha
Douglas and Sarpy County School Districts Participating in Ground-Breaking Initiative
University of Nebraska leading the way in meeting agriculture and food challenges of the future
By 2050, the world’s population is projected to exceed 9.6 billion, compared to 7.2 billion today.
Board of Regents elects Phares as chair
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents today elected Bob Phares as chairman for 2015. Phares, of North Platte, represents District 7 and was appointed to the Board of Regents in 2006 and elected in 2010. He served as vice chairman in 2014. He succeeds 2014 Chairman Regent Howard Hawks of Omaha.