University of Nebraska at Omaha. Alumni Association
- Usage: 1968 - present
- Usage: 1913 - 1968
The University of Nebraska at Omaha Alumni Association was founded in 1913 as the University of Omaha Alumni Association. All UNO and OU graduates are automatically members of the Alumni Association, although payment of dues is required to obtain certain benefits. The Alumni Association works to benefit the UNO campus and community.
On January 1, 2016, the UNO Alumni Association integrated with the University of Nebraska Foundation, by a strategic agreeement with a term of five years. The UNO Alumni Association continued to operate as a separate nonprofit organization, with many key operations combined with the NU Foundation.
Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:
1953 OU Megaphone, circa 1949-1953
The Omaha University megaphone is black and has “University,” “Omaha,” and “1953” handpainted on it.
Alumni Association Calendars, 1998, 2002-2007
Calendars issued by the Alumni Association for the years 1998 and 2002-2007, featuring pictures of UNO campus.
Alumni Association Coasters, circa 1990
One white plastic Alumni Association coaster featuring Durango with steam coming out of the nose and the words "UNO Alumni" in red. One white stoneware Alumni Association coaster with a drawing of the Thompson Alumni Center exterior and the words "William H. Thompson Alumni Center."
Alumni Association Dinner Plate, circa 1980
One dinner plate bearing the Oneida mark with "University of Nebraska at Omaha" on the lip and "Alumni Association" on the bottom of the plate, both in gold.
Alumni Association Glass, circa 2014
One clear highball glass with the O logo and the word "Alumni" on the side in black.
Alumni Association Plaques, circa 1949-1968
Three wooden plaques from the Alumni Association listing honorees.
Annual Fund Playing Cards, 2006
A deck of playing cards from the UNO Alumni Association in honor of the 2006 Annual Fund. Includes the box and complete set of cards in order. Each card includes a factoid about the university on the suit side. The box and cards include "UNO Alumni Association Est. 1913" and an image of Durango. The two jokers are a photo of a Durango figurine.
Betti Coleman Sage Papers
The papers of Betti Coleman Sage include programs, invitations, photographs, news clippings, and other ephemera from her years as a OU student (1955-1957) as well as some material from the University of Nebraska at Omaha Alumni Association in the 1970s.
College of Education Pennant, circa 2014
One maroon UNO College of Education pennant featuring the image of the mascot's head in black. The text in black reads "University of Nebraska Omaha Mavericks TM College of Education."
Condolences "T, U, V"
Crete Relay Scrapbook
The Crete Relay was organized by the OU Alumni Association after an invitation from the Mayor of Omaha to the Mayor of Crete to sit with him at the OU Homecoming game against Doane College. OU alumni and students ran a 102-mile relay to hand-deliver the event ticket to Crete. The scrapbook includes news clippings, copies of the letters exchanged, and related material.
Diamond Jubilee : Alumni Association, 1983, 5/26/2015
Jim Leslie and Dan Devere discuss the contributions of the Alumni Association to UNO. Number 11 in the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Diamond Jubilee series. Sponsored by UNO's College of Continuing Studies in cooperation with television station KMTV. From the series TV Classroom.
Title as listed in guide to series: Alumni after 75 years.
Original format: VHS.
Evelyn Kletke Papers
The papers of Evelyn Kletke include material about class reunions in the 1980s and early 1990s as well as a program from her time as a student in the mid-1940s.
Football Jersey of James E. Herren, 1960
University of Omaha white football jersey #75 worn by James E. Herren in the 1960 season.
Henningson Memorial Campanile and CPACS Building Print, circa 2000
A print of the UNO campus featuring the Henningson Memorial Campanile and the building now known as the CPACS building prior to its renovation. Individually numbered "cp Noods 102/200" and the artist's signature "R Noods."
Indiannes Marching Team Moccasins, 1964
Jim Leslie's Inscribed Items, circa 1973-2005
The series contains photographs and drawings of UNO buildings with personal messages to Jim Leslie from a person for who the building is named. The messages and autographs were given to Leslie during his tenure as UNO Alumni Association president. Signatories include: Bob Reilly, Ronald Roskens, Helene Sapp, Del Weber, Peter Kiewit, Daniel Jenkins II, Marge Durham, Walter Scott, and Bill (William) Strauss.
Marching Band Uniform, circa 1980
Two UNO marching band uniforms including hats, tops, and pants.
OU/UNO Alumni Association
Reflections in Time, 1979-2007
"U" 1997 personal correspondence
Chuck Hagel's personal correspondence from 1997-2015. Arranged chronologically in 22 boxes (boxes 5-27). Bulk of the material is from his time in the U.S. Senate (1997-2009).
UNO Alumni Association Records
UNO Diamond Jubilee Lapel Pins, 1983
Each of these ten lapel pins are gold and feature the UNO Arts & Sciences Hall cupola. Each pin has a depression beneath the cupola designed to hold a very small diamond. Four of these pins include the diamond. Of the six pins that are missing diamonds, five have holes from which the diamonds have been removed and one never had a hole drilled.