Month: June 2022

Board of Regents Endorses new Statewide Educational Attainment Goal

The University of Nebraska Board of Regents has given its unanimous support to a new statewide initiative to increase the share of Nebraskans who hold postsecondary credentials. At its June 23 meeting, the Board approved a resolution endorsing the goals outlined in Legislative Resolution 335, passed this spring by the Nebraska Legislature. LR 335 calls… Read more »

Tuition freeze highlights 2022-23 university budget

At a time when families are paying more for gas, groceries and living expenses, the University of Nebraska System will again freeze tuition for all students under a proposed 2022-23 operating budget released today by President Ted Carter. The proposed budget, which will go before the Board of Regents at its June 23 meeting, completes… Read more »

Silver Linings in Growth of State’s Tech Workforce

Pace has been slow, but Nebraska is making progress. Written by Dan Crisler, World Herald Staff Writer In 2019, business leaders across Nebraska set and ambitious goal: Grow the state’s technology sector by adding 10,000 employees by 2025. Halfway through that timeframe, they’re about 13% of the way there. Nebraska went from 49,500 tech jobs… Read more »