Month: May 2024

96% of graduates from first class will continue education, work in state

Nebraska’s “brain drain” — the net loss of college-educated people through migration to other states — has more than quadrupled in the past decade. That’s a blow to the state’s potential economic growth and future prospects. A decade ago, Nebraska was seeing a net loss of just over 1,000 college graduates annually. But by 2016,… Read more »

Aksarben Announces the 2024 Court of Honor Inductees Court of Honor to be Celebrated at the 129th Aksarben Ball on October 19, 2024

The Aksarben Foundation is proud to announce the 2024 Aksarben Court of Honor to celebrate individuals and families who have left a profound impact on the state of Nebraska through one of 10 categories that include: agriculture, arts, business and industry, community service, education, philanthropy, professions, public service, sports or service to youth. The Court… Read more »