University of Nebraska Offers Tuition Scholarships to Katrina Victims
(Lincoln, NE. September 9, 2005)--University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced a new scholarship initiative to benefit students and families affected by Hurricane Katrina. The University of Nebraska’s “NU Katrina Student Assistance Fund” has been established to make scholarships for the fall semester available to help students in a variety of circumstances.
2005 Enrollment Numbers Show Positive Growth at NU
NOTE: PLEASE REFER TO THE CORRECTED ENROLLMENT NEWS RELEASE ISSUED SEPTEMBER 29, 2005
Board of Regents Meeting: Friday, September 16. 2005
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska will meet in a publicly convened session on Friday, September 16, 2005, at 1:30 p.m. in the Board Room, Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.
University of Nebraska President and Colleagues to Announce Major Gift
(Lincoln, NE, Aug. 4, 2005) – University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken will join University of Nebraska Foundation CEO Terry Fairfield, Board of Regents Chairman Howard Hawks and Walter Scott, Chairman of the Board of Policy Advisors at The Peter Kiewit Institute, for the celebratory announcement of a significant gift to the NU Foundation.
Math and Science Campers Treated to Surprise Visit on President’s One-Year Anniversary
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken celebrated his one-year anniversary as president by spending some time with future university students. Distant future, to be more precise; the students he met still buy their lunches in elementary and middle school cafeterias.
Regents Meeting in Chadron to Highlight Economic Development
Lincoln, Neb., July 21, 2005—University of Nebraska Board of Regents members are preparing for their annual out-state meeting, to be held in Chadron on July 29th. President James B. Milliken and the board plan to focus much of the discussion on how the university can meet the educational and economic needs of all regions of Nebraska. The board will hold a brief regular business meeting to allow more time with regional education, business and community leaders.
Board of Regents Meeting: Friday, July 29, 2005
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska will meet in a publicly convened session on Friday, July 29, 2005, at 11:15 a.m. in the Student Center Ballroom, Chadron State College, 1000 Main Street, Chadron, Nebraska.
Presidential Graduate Fellowships Announced
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken is pleased to announce the eight winners of the Presidential Graduate Fellowships for 2005-2006. This year’s recipients are engaged in dynamic and diverse research projects—four at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, two at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and two at the University of Nebraska Omaha.
Maybank Accepts Senior Position at Michigan State
Lincoln, Neb. (July 13, 2005)--Denise Maybank, associate to the president at the University of Nebraska since October 2003, and former director of multicultural affairs at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, has accepted a position as associate vice president for student affairs and services at her alma mater, Michigan State University (MSU) in East Lansing. Her last day at the University of Nebraska will be August 1.
REVISED Media Advisory: Change of Time for Board of Regents Meeting, June 10
The Agenda for the Board of Regents meeting on June 10, 2005, is available on line at: http://www.nebraska.edu/board/board_agendas.shtml
Amended Notice: Board of Regents Meeting June 10, 2005
NOTICE OF MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska previously scheduled to meet in a publicly convened session on Friday, June 10, 2005, at 1:30 p.m.
Governor Heineman, President Milliken to hold news conferences June 8
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken will join Governor Dave Heineman at news conferences in Lincoln and Omaha tomorrow, June 8, to discuss the role the university plays in Nebraska\'s future economic development.
Media Advisory: Board of Regents Meeting, June 10, 2005
The Agenda for the Board of Regents meeting on June 10, 2005, is now available on line at: http://www.nebraska.edu/board/board_agendas.shtml
University Proposes Lowest Tuition Increase in Eight Years
Lincoln, Neb., June 3, 2005 – After four years of double-digit tuition increases, University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken will recommend that the Board of Regents approve a tuition increase of just 5 percent for 2005-06. The proposal will be voted on at the June 10 Board of Regents meeting in Lincoln.