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Feedback sought on NU presidential finalists
Feedback sought on NU presidential finalists

Opportunity to provide feedback will close on Sunday.

December 19, 2014
Graduation ceremony streamed live here
Graduation ceremony streamed live here

Click on the above link to be directed to a live stream on the 2 p.m. event. Stream will go live shortly before event begins.

December 19, 2014
IRS changes will impact retirement contribution limits
IRS changes will impact retirement contribution limits

Limits for deductions to the 403(b) and 457(b) plans have increased, but changes must be made in 2014.

December 19, 2014
Student spotlight: Meet Xin Zhang
Student spotlight: Meet Xin Zhang

PT student hopes to help fill a need in her home country of China.

December 19, 2014
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

December 19, 2014
Warm hearts at Freezin' for a Reason
Warm hearts at Freezin' for a Reason

Event to support Ronald McDonald House provides funds, fun.

December 19, 2014
Gift bolsters research efforts at UNMC
Gift bolsters research efforts at UNMC

The $1.3 million gift is from the estate of the late Roy and Mary Pearson, longtime UNMC supporters.

December 18, 2014
Lookin' at U - Jessica Feilmeier
Lookin' at U - Jessica Feilmeier

Sense of mission imbues Feilmeier's work with the global blindness prevention and outreach division at the Truhlsen Eye Institute.

December 18, 2014
Sodexo opens 'Micro Mart' at DRC Friday
Sodexo opens 'Micro Mart' at DRC Friday

New convenience store will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

December 18, 2014
Therapy pets put students at ease before tests
Therapy pets put students at ease before tests

Instructor's animals ease pre-exam jitters for nursing students.

December 18, 2014
Dr. Gold, Dinsmoor to speak on funding for GME
Dr. Gold, Dinsmoor to speak on funding for GME

David Mercer, M.D., Chandra Are, M.B.B.S., and Michael Wadman, M.D., will take part in presentation.

December 17, 2014
Lydiatt new vice chair of NCCN thyroid guidelines panel
Lydiatt new vice chair of NCCN thyroid guidelines panel

William Lydiatt, M.D., sees role as opportunity to make a difference in standards of care for thyroid cancer.

December 17, 2014
Military educational guide gives UNMC top marks
Military educational guide gives UNMC top marks

Military Advanced Education's 2015 Guide to Colleges & Universities measures best practices in military and veteran education.

December 17, 2014
Time out with T.O. - One great nurse
Time out with T.O. - One great nurse

Latest nursing honor just part of the story when talking about Laurie Williams.

December 17, 2014
Wellness Wednesday: Walk & Roll registration open
Wellness Wednesday: Walk & Roll registration open

Event will be held March 1 at Oak View Mall.

December 17, 2014
A holiday message from the chancellor
A holiday message from the chancellor

Chancellor Gold shares season's greetings with style.

December 16, 2014
Campus parking continues to be tight
Campus parking continues to be tight

Parking areas for visitors and patients must be respected.

December 16, 2014
Cancer center partners with media group
Cancer center partners with media group

The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center will team with NRG Media for events, activies.

December 16, 2014
Final NU presidential visits UNMC today
Final NU presidential visits UNMC today

Sally Rockey, Ph.D., will speak on campus at 10:30 a.m. in the Sorrell Center.

December 16, 2014
LiveGreen: Transportation and parking update
LiveGreen: Transportation and parking update

Survey results suggest next steps on campus.

December 16, 2014
Retirement tea set for Drs. Johansson, Landmark
Retirement tea set for Drs. Johansson, Landmark

Pathology and microbiology department holding Dec. 19 event.

December 16, 2014
Academic attire for ceremonies available Wednesday
Academic attire for ceremonies available Wednesday

Faculty, students encouraged to pick up graduation garb in advance.

December 15, 2014
A plan to sustain us into the future
A plan to sustain us into the future

Campus leaders complete sustainability master plan.

December 15, 2014
Final NU presidential candidate arrives Tuesday
Final NU presidential candidate arrives Tuesday

Sally Rockey, Ph.D., is deputy director for extramural research at the National Institutes of Health.

December 15, 2014
Free flu vaccinations still available
Free flu vaccinations still available

UNMC has a 90 percent vaccination goal. Click through to see which department has the highest completion rate.

December 15, 2014
Free interlibrary loans begin Jan. 1
Free interlibrary loans begin Jan. 1

Change makes information more accessible.

December 15, 2014
UNMC reaching out during holiday season
UNMC reaching out during holiday season

A roundup of still more holiday outreach by the UNMC community.

December 15, 2014
Discounted tickets to UNO men's basketball
Discounted tickets to UNO men's basketball

Watch the Mavs take on the Northern Colorado Bears on Dec. 17.

December 12, 2014
HEROES program lives up to its name
HEROES program lives up to its name

UNMC project produced information used around the world.

December 12, 2014
Remembering Era Fullwood
Remembering Era Fullwood

Former College of Nursing administrator spent 37 years at UNMC.

December 12, 2014
Student spotlight: Meet Yimei Huang
Student spotlight: Meet Yimei Huang

This pharmacy student dreams of skiing in the Alps.

December 12, 2014
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

December 12, 2014
Benson High School choir to perform today

On-campus concert is part of the Music as Medicine series.

December 11, 2014
Electronic health records can aid clinical research
Electronic health records can aid clinical research

Partnership aims to share data to improve patient care.

December 11, 2014
Executive order makes Dec. 26 a holiday

UNMC offices to close this day as a result of President Obama's directive.

December 11, 2014
Lookin' at U - Deb Meyer
Lookin' at U - Deb Meyer

Research subject advocate has watched a lot of basketball.

December 11, 2014
NU presidential candidates visit UNMC today
NU presidential candidates visit UNMC today

Meet two finalists during separate campus forums.

December 10, 2014
UNMC dental student honored at ADA national event
UNMC dental student honored at ADA national event

Award at American Dental Association Annual Session is second straight for UNMC.

December 10, 2014
UNMC students sought as e-learning innovators
UNMC students sought as e-learning innovators

New instructional designer will help latest round of e-learning grant winners -- UNMC students.

December 10, 2014
Wellness Wednesday: Blood drive on Dec. 18
Wellness Wednesday: Blood drive on Dec. 18

Red Cross will be on UNMC campus for drive.

December 10, 2014
A thank you from the United Way

Click the link above to see a message to UNMC and Nebraska Medicine from the United Way of the Midlands.

December 09, 2014
Come to the chancellor's holiday tea today
Come to the chancellor's holiday tea today

Annual event set for 2 to 4 p.m.

December 09, 2014
First MOOC: Lessons learned on both sides
First MOOC: Lessons learned on both sides

Denise Britigan, Ph.D., calls UNMC's first Massive Open Online Course a success.

December 09, 2014
LiveGreen: Making a mark without any ink
LiveGreen: Making a mark without any ink

LiveGreen's recycling drive for non-working pens is a success story.

December 09, 2014
Mentoring group aids women faculty members
Mentoring group aids women faculty members

Next session for new group set for Jan. 22.

December 09, 2014
Beware - new email scam seeks ID info

UNMC staff and faculty are urged to be cautious about emails asking for user IDs and passwords.

December 08, 2014
Chancellor's holiday tea set for Tuesday
Chancellor's holiday tea set for Tuesday

Chancellor invites all members of the UNMC community to the annual event.

December 08, 2014
Presentation explores personal safety during holidays
Presentation explores personal safety during holidays

Next Olson Center brown bag luncheon will be held Dec. 16.

December 08, 2014
Real-life stakes in UNMC's 'gout game'
Real-life stakes in UNMC's 'gout game'

Video game educates UNMC students, future physicians on poorly managed disease.

December 08, 2014
Retirement counseling available on campus

Representatives will be on campus during December.

December 08, 2014
Stairwell transforms into art gallery
Stairwell transforms into art gallery

Two new murals add a view to the University Tower's stairwell.

December 08, 2014
Two NU presidential candidates visit Wednesday
Two NU presidential candidates visit Wednesday

Hank Bounds, Ph.D., and Michael Martin, Ph.D., will speak at public forums.

December 08, 2014
Day care workers say goodbye after nearly 24 years
Day care workers say goodbye after nearly 24 years

After nearly 24 years, Sandy Larsen and Susan Risavi are leaving the UNMC Child Development Center.

December 05, 2014
Safety is key for holiday decorations
Safety is key for holiday decorations

Check this list to see what is acceptable before you decorate your work space this year.

December 05, 2014
Science of food topic of Dec. 9 Omaha Science Cafe
Science of food topic of Dec. 9 Omaha Science Cafe

Guest chef Paul Kulik will explain how different cooking techniques affect the flavor of food.

December 05, 2014
Student spotlight: Meet Abbey Gregg
Student spotlight: Meet Abbey Gregg

Public Health Ph.D. candidate enjoys diverse opportunities to make people's lives better.

December 05, 2014
Study: Benefits for ex-smokers outweigh weight gain
Study: Benefits for ex-smokers outweigh weight gain

College of Public Health's Mohammad Siahpush, Ph.D., is principal investigator on project.

December 05, 2014
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

December 05, 2014
Community Service to Research Award seeks nominees

Deadline for nominations extended through Dec. 22.

December 04, 2014
Final NU presidential candidate visits set
Final NU presidential candidate visits set

Finalists will visit UNMC Dec. 10 and 16.

December 04, 2014
Lookin' at U - Jimmy Talaska
Lookin' at U - Jimmy Talaska

Taking a closer look at a key figure at the advanced microscopy core facility.

December 04, 2014
NIH requires new biosketch format effective Jan. 25

Significant changes will be made to grant application formats.

December 04, 2014
Warm weather won't stop the Freezin'
Warm weather won't stop the Freezin'

UNMC, Ronald McDonald House team for Freezin' for a Reason skating event on Saturday.

December 04, 2014
Women's health focus of Dec. 8 Lincoln Science Cafe
Women's health focus of Dec. 8 Lincoln Science Cafe

Kristin Rooney, M.D., will speak on a variety of issues.

December 04, 2014
Brey named director of internal audit
Brey named director of internal audit

New position will work with university leadership at every level.

December 03, 2014
Cancer center attracting top talent
Cancer center attracting top talent

Five new translational cancer researchers added to Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center staff in recent months.

December 03, 2014
Joslyn holds member appreciation event
Joslyn holds member appreciation event

UNMC community invited to Thursday's Members Holiday Celebration.

December 03, 2014
NUFlex re-enrollment ends Friday

All employees must re-enroll annually.

December 03, 2014
Retirement reception set for Marie Reidelbach
Retirement reception set for Marie Reidelbach

Campus is invited to Dec. 4 event.

December 03, 2014
The Alliance in Focus: Daniel Coyle
The Alliance in Focus: Daniel Coyle

Diagnosis of soccer injury led to an interest in medicine.

December 03, 2014
A Day in the Life: Experiencing 'China Nice'
A Day in the Life: Experiencing 'China Nice'

Collaborators in China open their arms to UNMC visitors.

December 02, 2014
Benson High School choir to perform on campus

Student singers will appear at Dec. 11 Music as Medicine performance.

December 02, 2014
Holiday tea set for Dec. 9
Holiday tea set for Dec. 9

Chancellor invites all members of the UNMC community to the annual event.

December 02, 2014
LiveGreen: Grounds department works to save trees
LiveGreen: Grounds department works to save trees

Tree Campus USA service learning project salvages trees on campus.

December 02, 2014
New faculty spotlight: Eric Ernest, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Eric Ernest, M.D.

Dr. Ernest found his calling in emergency medicine while working as a paramedic.

December 02, 2014
UNMC participates in Giving Tuesday today
UNMC participates in Giving Tuesday today

Support UNMC student scholarships by donating.

December 02, 2014
Aileen Warren, new HR director, starts today

Former vice president of human resources at First Data replaces longtime HR director John Russell.

December 01, 2014
Internal Medicine finalists speak on campus

Sanjay Asthana, M.D., and Debra Romberger, M.D., will hold open forums this month.

December 01, 2014
Lightly embalmed program an innovative learning tool
Lightly embalmed program an innovative learning tool

Chandra Are, M.B.B.S., hopes to expand the popular program.

December 01, 2014
Omaha Children's Museum offers membership discount

Membership drive runs through December.

December 01, 2014
UNMC reaches out to spread holiday cheer
UNMC reaches out to spread holiday cheer

Holiday outreach efforts continue across campus.

December 01, 2014