For the 7th year in a row, enrollment at the University of Nebraska at Omaha has grown.
The University of Nebraska was recently awarded $980,000 from the U.S. Energy Department as part of its new nuclear energy innovation investments program.
he UNO Aviation Institute was awarded the Loening Trophy yesterday afternoon during a formal presentation.
“A Love of Place: The Metropolitan Advantage” is the theme of the 2015 conference of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities.
UNO will host the conference. Chancellor John Christensen says the coalition is comprised of 70 institutions across the country.
He says between 250 and 350 leaders from those universities attend the conference each year.
Omaha native Meghan Mercier will speak at UNO tomorrow. Mercier will share her experiences working as a Foreign Service Officer with the US State Department.
UNO’s Political Science Department hosts the presentation. Dr. Jonathan Benjamin-Alvarado, UNO professor of political science, says Mercier’s visit is part of the Hometown Diplomats Program.