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NU Begins Search for Vice President and General Counsel
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken announced the beginning of the search for a new University General Counsel. A member of the University of Nebraska's senior administrative leadership, the General Counsel reports to the president and is the chief legal officer of the four-campus University.
University of Nebraska Foundation awards grants across NU
The University of Nebraska Foundation’s board of directors has awarded grants of more than $1.1 million to the University of Nebraska to support projects and programs on all four campuses for 2007-2008.
UNO Chancellor installation set for Oct. 9
John E. Christensen will be officially installed as Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) during a ceremony set for 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, in the Strauss Performing Arts Center on the UNO campus in Omaha. University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken will preside over the event, which is open to the public.
NU Regents to visit North Carolina campuses and research park
In October, members of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents will join NU President James B. Milliken for briefings and tours of several North Carolina university research campuses and an internationally known research park.
NU General Counsel to retire
University of Nebraska Vice President and General Counsel Richard R. Wood announced his retirement Thursday. Wood has served as General Counsel for the University for almost three decades, and will retire effective Dec. 31 of this year.
Largest enrollment in more than a decade at University of Nebraska
Enrollment at the University of Nebraska increased by 2.7 percent this fall, the third year in a row student numbers have gone up. A total of 47,058 students are attending the university in the 2007-08 school year – the highest total enrollment since 1996 - with significant increases in first-time freshmen and graduate students.
NU Board of Regents to meet September 6
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet on Thursday, September 6, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St., Lincoln. Committee meetings begin at 8 a.m. and the board meeting begins at 1 p.m.
Milliken joins Spellings for conference call from Latin America
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken will join U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings for a Nebraska news media conference call from Latin America – São Paulo, Brazil – at 10:30 a.m. C.T. on Friday, August 24.
NU Board of Regents to meet in Fremont July 13
University of Nebraska Board of Regents (Board of Regents) members will hold their annual community visit and meeting in Fremont on Friday, July 13.
NU Board of Regents to meet June 14
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet on Thursday, June 14, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St., Lincoln. Committee and task force meetings begin at 8 a.m. and the board meeting begins at 1 p.m.
Milliken comments on Governor's approval of University budget
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken issued a statement Monday afternoon - following Gov. Dave Heineman's budget message - concerning the Nebraska State Legislature’s budget appropriation package.
University of Nebraska jumps six spots in national R&D rankings
Lincoln, Neb. -- New statistics from the National Science Foundation (NSF) show that the University of Nebraska is making significant advances in research and development.
NU Board of Regents to meet and make campus visit to UNO
Lincoln, Neb. — The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet for a Board meeting and make a campus visit to the University of Nebraska at Omaha campus on Friday, May 18.
Milliken names John Christensen Chancellor of UNO
Lincoln, Nebraska -- University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced the appointment of Dr. John E. Christensen as the next Chancellor the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Christensen, 58, has been interim chancellor since September 2006.
21st Century Systems wins University’s top entrepreneurial award
Lincoln, Neb. - University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced that 21st Century Systems, Inc. has been named the 2007 recipient of the Walter Scott Entrepreneurial Business Award.