University Messages

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Chancellor's Messages

Ronnie D. Green, Ph.D.

Announcing Our New Executive Vice Chancellor

Dear UNL Family – I am very pleased to announce that Katherine Ankerson will be our next UNL Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs.

Important Update - COVID-19 Safety Measures in the Spring Semester

Dear students, faculty and staff:

As the Omicron variant of COVID-19 spreads quickly across the U.S. and now in Nebraska, we are making several important updates to our safety protocols for the Spring semester. 

COVID-19 safety measures planned for spring/vaccine clinic is next week

As we continue to navigate a global pandemic, I wanted to provide you an early communication as to our planning for the spring semester as well as details about an on-campus opportunity next week to get the COVID-19 vaccine (be it your first, second or booster) and a flu shot.

Action Steps in our Journey for Anti-Racism and Racial Equity

Dear students, faculty and staff:

After a great deal of input and conversations across our campus community, today we are releasing a Commitment to Action as part of our Journey for Anti-Racism and Racial Equity.

Why we give to the Combined Campaign

Thank you to all who have participated so far in the Combined Campaign for Health and Human Services.

If you haven’t already, I hope you will consider giving back.

Join me at the Celebration of Service All-Stars Event

Faculty and Staff Colleagues:

Every success of our university is achieved because of the talent of our people.

It has been our tradition and privilege each fall to celebrate your talent and dedication by highlighting the hundreds of faculty and staff marking important milestones in service. Please plan to join us Nov. 18 at the Coliseum.

Participate in the Combined Campaign 2021-22

Today, we are launching the 2021 Combined Campaign for Health and Human Services — thank you to our campaign co-chairs Mike and Connie Boehm, Kathy Farrell and Sam Allgood for your leadership.

This is our special opportunity to focus on how we can give back to Lincoln and Lancaster County. Your gift to the Combined Campaign makes a real impact on the health, education and financial stability of your neighbors. Every dollar helps people in Lincoln and Lancaster County get support, stabilize home life and move forward to lead positive, productive lives.

Thanking Elizabeth Spiller

Dear UNL Faculty, Students and Staff –

This morning, Executive Vice Chancellor Elizabeth Spiller informed the Deans and faculty that she is stepping down from her role at Thanksgiving for family reasons. A link to EVC Spiller’s note is here.