Weber, Delbert D.
Prior to his term at UNO, he served as assistant to the president and secretary of the Board of Trustees at Cleveland State University (1965-1969) and professor and dean of education at Arizona State University (1969-1977). After his time at UNO, he served as president of the Omaha Community Foundation (1997-2002) and member of the Board of Directors of the Omaha Public Power District (1997-2015). He was King of Ak-Sar-Ben in 1989.
Del Weber was born and raised in Columbus, NE. He received a B.A. (1954) from Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, NE, and an M.Ed. and Ed.D., from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He and his wife, Lou Ann, had three children: Bill Weber, Beth Bratches, and Kelly Maddalena. Dr. Weber passed away at age 86 due to complications related to lymphoma.
"UNO Mourns Loss of Chancellor Emeritus Del Weber." University Communications, University of Nebraska at Omaha website, January 12, 2019. https://www.unomaha.edu/news/2019/01/uno-mourns-loss-of-chancellor-emeritus-del-weber.php
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
The Del Weber Speeches cover the period from 1977 until 1998, when Delbert D. Weber was Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The speeches consist of handwritten and typed notes and scripts.
The King of Ak-Sar-Ben Goblet Collection consists of four silver goblets awarded to University of Omaha Presidents and University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellors by the Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben. Philip Milo Bail received two in 1955 and 1974, Ronald W. Roskens received one in 1980, and Delbert D. Weber received one in 1990.