Month: May 2022

Aksarben Announces 2022 Court of Honor Inductees

Since 1895, Aksarben has been honoring individuals who have excelled in one of 10 categories that include: agriculture, arts, business and industry, community service, education, philanthropy, professions, public service, sports or service to youth. The award, known as the Court of Honor, is one of Aksarben’s oldest and most prestigious awards. The Aksarben Ball Committee… Read more »

Aksarben Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

The Aksarben Foundation announces two new additions to the Board for 2022. Stephen Kaniewski has joined the Aksarben Foundation board as a Governor. President and CEO of Valmont Industries, Kaniewski joined Valmont in 2010 before being appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in 2018. Steve has varied experiences in international manufacturing, marketing and IT. Steve… Read more »

UNO Partners with Employers to Expand Paid Internship Opportunities for Students

In an effort to retain young talent and make graduating from college more attainable in Nebraska, the University of Nebraska at Omaha is partnering with more than 50 employers to offer paid internships to UNO students. The Career Connect program is aimed at helping college students obtain career experience and giving employers access to interns… Read more »