education

Government
8:19 am
Wed January 14, 2015

Nebraska groups unveil school funding, property tax proposal

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker and several advocacy groups say they'll work this year to increase state aid for schools while reducing what rural districts have to generate through property taxes.

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Education
8:45 am
Wed January 7, 2015

Omaha superintendent apologizes to parent

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Schools superintendent has apologized to a parent who claimed the school leader threatened him over complaints about a principal.

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Health/Medical
1:00 am
Wed December 24, 2014

Nebraska among the healthiest states in the nation

A new report says Nebraska is the tenth healthiest state in the nation.

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Education
2:00 pm
Mon December 22, 2014

Midland University names new president

Midland University has named its next president.

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Education
12:56 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

Board prepping for potential charter school bills

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha Public Schools board is considering a resolution to show support for the concept of charter schools operated under strict guidelines.

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Education
2:00 pm
Wed December 10, 2014

Creighton students compete to build the best app

Creighton students in business intelligence and analytics will compete this Friday to build the best app for mobile devices.

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Education
1:43 pm
Tue December 9, 2014

UNO receives national award for community service

UNO has received a national award for community service and economic development.

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Education
2:21 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Nebraska native chosen as Creighton's new president

Fr. Daniel Hendrickson is Creighton University's new president.
Credit Creighton University/Google Images

Creighton University’s new president is a Nebraska native who’ll return home in July.

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Education
3:25 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

2 boards balk at decision on Learning Community

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two suburban Omaha school boards have decided not to oppose or support a plan that would eliminate a common property tax levy for a school system aimed at closing the achievement gap between poor and middle-class students and increasing classroom diversity.

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Education
3:24 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Creighton University president to leave in January

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton University President Timothy Lannon has announced that he'll be leaving his post sooner than expected.

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