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Education
4:00 am
Thu September 5, 2013

UNO opens biomechanics research facility

A dedication will be held Thursday for the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s new biomechanics research building.

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Health/Medical
7:57 am
Fri August 30, 2013

Creighton program helps families discuss end-of-life issues

A program at Creighton University seeks to help families talk about end-of-life issues.

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Education
8:10 am
Mon August 26, 2013

Omaha elementary school participating in STEM pilot program

Skinner Magnet School in Omaha is one of 44 nationwide that’ll take part in a STEM pilot program for elementary-level students.

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Education
8:13 am
Fri August 23, 2013

Creighton enrollment continues upward trend

Creighton University has 961 freshman students this school year.

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Education
8:11 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Nebraska ACT scores above the national average

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's 2013 high school graduates scored higher than students nationally.

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Education
2:45 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

OPS board to vote September 4 on 2013-14 budget

Public hearings are set for September 4 on the Omaha Public Schools’ new fiscal year budget.

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Government
8:14 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Hearings set on school funding

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A group of lawmakers will travel to central and western Nebraska in October for public hearings on the state's K-12 school funding formula.

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Education
3:16 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

UNO CBA Professor Named Eminent Scholar

Dr. Mark Wohar, Courtesy of UNO

UNO’s first eminent scholar is Dr. Mark Wohar, a Distinguished Professor in the College of Business Administration.

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Education
7:50 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Test scores up in OPS, statewide

Achievement test scores are up in both the Omaha Public Schools district and statewide.

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Education
11:18 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Nebraska test scores improve in math, science, reading

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska students who took math, science and reading exams received higher average scores this year than in 2012, according to new state data.

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