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University of Nebraska at Omaha. Alumni Association


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 10 Collections and/or Records:

1953 OU Megaphone, circa 1949-1953

 Item — Box: 2018-031
Scope and Contents This megaphone is painted black and has “University,” “Omaha,” and “1953” written on it. It is fairly obvious that someone hand-painted these letters and numbers on the megaphone.

Alumni Association Calendars, 1998, 2002-2007

 File — Box: 1
Scope and Contents Calendars issued by the Alumni Association for the years 1998 and 2002-2007, featuring pictures of UNO campus.

Betti Coleman Sage Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0171
Scope and Contents 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 Alumni Association in the 1970s.

Diamond Jubilee : Alumni Association, 1983

Scope and Contents 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.
Runtime: 28:34:00
Original format: VHS.

Evelyn Kletke Papers

 Collection — Box: MISC-05, Folder: UNO-0218
Identifier: UNO-0218
Scope and Contents 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

 Item — Box: Football [11]
Scope and Contents University of Omaha white football jersey #75 worn by James E. Herren in the 1960 season.

Indiannes Marching Team Moccasins, 1964

 Item — Box: 2017-007
Scope and Contents A pair of leather moccasins worn by JoAnn Kruntorad Niemann when she was a member of the University of Omaha Indiannes Marching Team in 1964. The moccasins are cream in color with red and brown beadwork on the sides and front of the shoes. Her name, JoAnn Kruntorad, is written inside both shoes. The moccasins bear the mark of Guilfair Original brand. The Indiannes Marching Team provided precision marching entertainment at football and basketball games and participated in parades like Homecoming...

Jim Leslie Collection

 Collection — Frame: 1-14
Identifier: UNO-0145
Scope and Contents

The Jim Leslie Collection comprises framed photographs and memorabilia, most of which have a personal message to Jim inscribed upon the item. The items were gifts to Jim Leslie from various persons associated with the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the Municipal University of Omaha, given during his tenure as UNO Alumni Association president, from 1973 until 2005. Many items are undated.

"U" 1997 personal correspondence

 File — Box: 7: Personal Papers
Scope and Contents 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

Identifier: UNO-0048
Scope and Contents The UNO Alumni Association Records are the records of the Alumni Association of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha. The collection includes an alumni directory (2007); Alumni Association Board of Directors meeting minutes (paper and microfilm, 1915-1987); financial records (1976-2006); the Board of Directors binder from Alumni Association President Ellen Gast (1972); resource guide; correspondence; drafts; news articles; notes about alumni...