University of Nebraska names top teaching, research and engagement award winners
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds today announced the 2016 winners of the university’s most prestigious awards for teaching, research and engagement.
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At installation, University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds lays out agenda for success
Almost a year to the day after he took office as the seventh president of the University of Nebraska, Hank Bounds marked his formal installation by outlining an ambitious agenda for making NU one of the leading institutions in the country.
University of Nebraska Board of Regents to make campus visit to UNL
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will make a campus visit to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Thursday, April 14, 2016. The Board will tour several facilities on campus and will hear presentations related to student success, international affairs and other topics. The full itinerary for Thursday’s campus visit is as follows.
International expert Peter McCornick named next Water for Food Institute executive director
Peter McCornick, an internationally known expert in water, food and environmental research, has been named the next executive director of the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute at the University of Nebraska, University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds announced today.
University of Nebraska to celebrate installation of President Hank Bounds Friday, April 15
Nebraskans are invited to help celebrate the formal installation of University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds this Friday, April 15 – almost a year to the day after Bounds became NU’s seventh president.
Ronnie Green named next UNL chancellor
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds announced today that following a national search, he has named Ronnie D. Green, Ph.D., the next chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Green’s appointment is subject to approval by the Board of Regents by its May 25 meeting.
UNO Department of Foreign Languages and Literature wins university-wide teaching award
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds announced today that the Department of Foreign Languages and Literature at the University of Nebraska at Omaha has been selected to receive the 2016 University-wide Departmental Teaching Award (UDTA).
Governor signs budget package, NU search bill
The University of Nebraska will be able to continue to advance its goals for competitiveness, quality and affordability thanks to recent action by the Legislature and Gov. Pete Ricketts.
New “Commit to Complete” campaign focused on timely degree completion
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds announced today a new initiative aimed at ensuring students have the tools they need to complete their degree on time so they can enter the workforce sooner and with as little debt as possible.
UNL chancellor finalist feedback sought by Friday
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds is asking stakeholders of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to submit their feedback on the four finalists for chancellor by the close of business on Friday, March 18.
NU BOARD OF REGENTS TO MEET MARCH 18
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet Friday, March 18, 2016, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St. in Lincoln. Committee meetings will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the Board meeting will begin at 10:30 a.m. All meetings are open to the public. Meetings also will be audio-streamed live at www.nebraska.edu.
UNL chancellor finalists announced
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds announced today that following a national search, four finalists have been identified for the chancellor position at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Over a two-week period beginning next Monday, each of the finalists will visit UNL for interviews, meetings with campus and community stakeholders, and public forums that will provide Nebraskans opportunities to meet the candidates, ask questions and offer feedback.
President Bounds, NU constituents testify in support of building renewal plan
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds was joined today by key NU constituents in testifying before the Legislature’s Appropriations Committee in support of a proposal to extend a state-university partnership on building renovation and renewal projects across the campuses.
Schroeder to serve as Board of Regents chair for 2016
Regent Kent Schroeder of Kearney will serve as chairman of the Board for 2016 after assuming the position at Friday’s Board meeting. Schroeder, representing District 6, was elected to the Board in 1998 and served as chairman in 2002 and 2009 and vice chairman in 2001, 2008 and 2015. He succeeds Regent Bob Phares of North Platte as chair.