Robak to Leave University, Join Lincoln Firm
Kim Robak, who has served the University of Nebraska as Vice President for External Affairs and Corporation Secretary to the Board of Regents since January 1999, has announced she will leave that post effective December 1. She will join the Lincoln firm of Ruth & Mueller LLC, which represents clients before Nebraska Legislature and state agencies.
Milliken to Address Grand Island Rotary
University of Nebraska President J.B. Milliken will speak to the Grand Island Rotary Club on Tuesday, September 28 at the Riverside Golf Club.
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President Milliken to Visit Norfolk September 21
University of Nebraska President J.B. Milliken will visit Norfolk on Tuesday, September 21 to meet with business leaders, high school students and faculty, staff, and community leaders at the Northeast Research and Extension Center. The schedule of events is as follows:
2004 enrollment down slightly at NU
September 15, 2004, Lincoln, NE -- Total enrollment at the University of Nebraska for Fall 2004 is 45,116, representing a decline of 2.0 percent compared to 2003.
Board of Regents Meeting Highlights: September 10, 2004
The following items of interest are on the agenda of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents for its September 10 meeting:
University of Nebraska at Omaha Education Dean appointment (Item IX-A-1).
Board of Regents Schedule: September 10, 2004
Committee Meetings: Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St., Lincoln
Board of Regents Agenda Changes
Two personnel items have been added to the agenda for the August 7 meeting of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents. In addition, one agenda item has been modified. Both personnel items are pending approval by the Board of Regents and both would become effective on August 7.
Board of Regents Meeting Highlights: August 7, 2004
The following items of interest are on the agenda of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents’ August 7 meeting.
Board of Regents Schedule: August 6-7, 2004
Please note: All of the activities associated with the August meeting of the Board of Regents will take place in Nebraska City.
Milliken, Family Plan Trip Across Nebraska
J.B. Milliken, the incoming president of the University of Nebraska, will spend his first days on the job traveling with his family from west to east across the state. The tour will begin in the Scottsbluff-Gering area at an informal meeting with university staff members and area residents in the Panhandle. It will continue through a number of Nebraska communities, including Sidney, Ogallala, North Platte, Lexington, Hastings, Kearney, and Grand Island. At each stop there will be opportunities for planned or impromptu visits.
Presidential Graduate Fellowships Announced
University of Nebraska President L. Dennis Smith has announced the awarding of seven Presidential Graduate Fellowships for academic year 2004-2005. Six of the students are seeking Ph.D. degrees --three at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, two at the University of Nebraska Medical Center-- and one at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. One student is pursuing a master’s degree at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The fellowships include stipends of $16,500 at UNL and $20,000 at UNMC. At UNO, the fellowships provide $15,000 for the Ph.D. candidate and $12,000 for the master’s degree candidate.
Regents Select Milliken as NU President
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents has selected James B. (“J.B.”) Milliken to be the new president of the university effective August 1.
News Conference Set for May 22
We plan to hold a news conference immediately following the University of Nebraska Board of Regents special emergency meeting tomorrow morning (Saturday, 5/22). The meeting will be held in the Board Room, Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St., in Lincoln.
Regents Call Special Meeting for May 22
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents has scheduled a special meeting for Saturday, May 22. The purpose of the meeting will be to consider the appointment of the next president of the university.