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Gov. Ricketts' Statement on Christensen Retirement

Contact: Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970


LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following the announcement that University of Nebraska-Omaha (UNO) Chancellor John Christensen will retire after the 2016-2017 academic year:


“Chancellor Christensen’s decade of leadership at UNO helped increase enrollment, made the school military-friendly, and modernized the campus.  Susanne and I congratulate him on his retirement and thank him for his service to our state.”