Month: October 2023

UNMC’s leader and ’24th and Glory’ athletes honored by Aksarben Foundation

Seven of Omaha’s greatest athletes and the leader of one of the city’s most prominent institutions were honored Saturday night at the Aksarben Foundation’s 128th annual ball. Dr. Jeffrey Gold, chancellor of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, was given the foundation’s Most Honored Citizen Award. Gold was presented the award by last year’s Most… Read more »

UNL launches partnership to help Nebraska prepare for growing demand in tech careers – Nebraska Examiner

LINCOLN — The growth of Nebraska’s tech workforce has accelerated in recent years, and the University of Nebraska’s flagship campus is introducing a new program that builds upon the momentum. Today, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln launched a partnership with tech company SkillStorm to provide online, noncredit education — including some free courses — in growing… Read more »

TechTango bridges gap between tech professionals and education – News Channel Nebraska

One northeast Nebraska town held a meeting for tech professionals to help bridge the gap within education. NORFOLK, Neb. — Behind these doors at the Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, IT professionals help bridge the gap scholastically for K through second level educators to help enhance tech within classrooms at TechTango.  Growing Together,… Read more »

Path to a stronger workforce – Lincoln Journal Star

In February, the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce introduced Vitality Lincoln — a strategic plan outlining a vision for Lincoln’s economic future. This detailed plan for Lincoln addresses six key initiatives, including a critical focus on fostering a diverse talent pool as a sustainable foundation for our local workforce. Today, I am excited to share information… Read more »