Education

Education
12:00 pm
Fri November 9, 2012

New middle school to carry name of Tuskegee Airman

A new middle school in Omaha will bear the name of a 1937 Tech High School graduate and Tuskegee Airman.

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Education
11:00 am
Thu November 1, 2012

Sokolof Lecture focuses on civil rights movement

The relationship between the Jewish and African-American communities, and their roles in the civil rights movement, is the topic of a lecture Thursday at UNO.

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Education
3:06 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Middle East Forum focuses on U.S. foreign policy, relations with Iran, Syria, other nations

UNO professors Moshe Gershovich, Curtis Hutt, and Ramazan Kilinc spoke at a forum last week on the Middle East.
Credit Katie Schubert / KIOS-FM

Two UNO experts on the Middle East say they’re optimistic there are options other than war with Iran over its disputed nuclear program. 

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Education
9:17 am
Wed October 24, 2012

Panel discussion focuses on Middle East violence, U.S. role in foreign policy

A forum Thursday at UNO seeks to provide perspective on the causes of continuing violence in the Middle East.

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Education
9:34 am
Fri October 19, 2012

Former Westside Community Schools official accused of stealing from District 66

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former finance director of the Westside Community Schools in Omaha has been charged with stealing more than $160,000 when he worked for the district.

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Education
1:00 am
Tue October 9, 2012

Creighton University celebrates Asian Culture Week

A new exhibit and lecture this week at Creighton University celebrate Asian culture.

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Education
1:00 am
Tue October 2, 2012

OPS board to get a list of superintendent candidates in November

A national search for the Omaha Public Schools’ new superintendent has yielded 78 candidates so far.

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Education
5:06 am
Thu September 27, 2012

UNMC Enrollment is on the Rise

Enrollment at UNMC is at a record high this fall with 3,655 students, an increase of almost one-percent over last year.

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Education
12:50 pm
Tue September 25, 2012

OPS interim superintendent, school board work on transitional goals

The interim superintendent of the Omaha Public Schools says the district needs to examine the organization of its central office and communication with taxpayers.

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Education
8:11 am
Wed September 12, 2012

Iowa Governor, Lt. Governor taking education platform statewide

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds will be in Council Bluffs Thursday to talk about education reform.

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