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NU Cites Progress in Minority, Women Hiring
Lincoln, Nebr. -- The University of Nebraska has made significant progress in the past decade in increasing the number of women on the faculty, according to a report issued by Dr. Linda Pratt, interim senior vice president and provost.
Board of Regents extends resident tuition eligibility to Nebraska veterans
Veterans of all branches of the U.S. armed services will be eligible to attend the University of Nebraska at in-state (resident) tuition rates under an amendment to the university’s tuition policy approved by the Board of Regents July 28.
Milliken names Presidential Graduate Fellowships
Lincoln, Nebr. -- University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken has announced the six 2006-07 recipients of Presidential Graduate Fellowships.
Former U.S. Senator David Karnes to Chair UNO Athletics Plan
University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken today announced that former U.S. Senator David K. Karnes will chair a comprehensive planning effort on UNO athletics.
Changes to Board of Regents July 28 Agenda
Board to consider contract extension for President Milliken Chancellor Belck to report on UNO athletics
Board of Regents to meet in Grand Island
July 21, 2006 -- The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will hold its annual Greater Nebraska community visit and board meeting on Friday, July 28, at Central Community College in Grand Island.
NU Board of Regents Meeting: Friday, July 28, 2006
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska will meet in a publicly convened session on Friday, July 28, 2006 at 1:00 p.m. in the Student Center, Central Community College, Grand Island, Nebraska.
Statement from Board of Regents Chairman Jim McClurg
Statement from James E. McClurg Chairman of the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska regarding the Nebraska Supreme Court ruling in the matter of Nebraska Legislature on behalf of the State of Nebraska v. C. David Hergert, Regent.
Board of Regents Resolution Opposes State Spending Cap
On June 15, the University of Nebraska Board of Regents passed a resolution opposing the petition drive to amend the Constitution in order to cap state spending. The Board of Regents urges "all Nebraskans who care about education and the future of Nebraska to refuse to sign the petition."
Board of Regents approves 2006-07 tuition rates
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents today approved a 5 percent increase in tuition for 2006-07, as well as a 1 percent assessment to meet the matching requirements of LB 605, the facilities renovation legislation approved in 2006. Nebraska resident undergraduates will see a per-credit-hour increase of $7.25 at UNK, $8.25 at UNO, $9.00 at UNL and UNMC, and $11.50 in UNMC’s College of Nursing.
Mauk Named Information Security Officer for University of Nebraska
Lincoln (June 14, 2006) -- University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken has announced the appointment of Joshua Mauk as Information Security Officer. Mauk, a graduate of Xavier University and the University of San Francisco, is responsible for creating a security architecture for the university’s information technology systems.
University of Nebraska Board of Regents Meeting
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet Thursday, June 15, at Varner Hall in Lincoln.
Pratt named interim Executive Vice President and Provost at NU
Lincoln, Neb. (June 7, 2006) -- University of Nebraska President James B. Milliken has named Dr. Linda R. Pratt as interim executive vice president and provost. Her appointment, which is subject to the approval of the Board of Regents, will commence July 15, 2006. Pratt will replace Dr. Jay Noren, who has accepted a position as a director of public health programs at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
NU Board of Regents Meeting: Thursday, June 15, 2006
Notice is hereby given that the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska will meet in a publicly convened session on Thursday, June 15, 2006 at 1:00 p.m. in the Board Room, Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.
NU Board of Regents to Meet April 21
(Lincoln, Neb. April 14, 2005)— The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet at Varner Hall (3835 Holdrege St.) in Lincoln on Friday, April 21. Committee meetings begin at 8:30 a.m. and the board meeting at 1:00 p.m. The agenda includes: