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Opportunity Corps Session 2 focuses on customer discovery

March 11 saw the second session of Opportunity Corps, UNeTech Institute and Bio Nebraska’s professional development, entrepreneurship, and mentorship program for women in STEAM. Funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Opportunity Corps is a ten-month program...

Looking back: The history of the UNeTech logo

Charlie Litton notices details. “I always thought it was remarkable, or interesting, that Lincoln has its own shade of red,” he said. “UNO has a different, slightly redder shade of red, and that UNMC has a slightly brighter shade of red too.” Despite their...

Opportunity Corps program celebrates women in STEAM

February 11 marked the kick-off session of Opportunity Corps, UNeTech Institute and Bio Nebraska’s professional development, entrepreneurship, and mentorship program for women in STEAM. Funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Opportunity Corps is a ten-month...

UNeTech welcomes Skillbridge fellow to DevOps team

UNeTech is excited to welcome Brendan McCullagh, a soon-to-be army veteran and software engineer, to our team through the Hiring Our Heroes program. McCullagh joined the Army shortly after 9/11, leaving his life as a college student in Colorado to serve as a...

UNeTech welcomes web design intern

UNeTech Institute is pleased to welcome Blair Osika, a web design student at Metropolitan Community College, onto the team as a web design intern. Osika, 19, is a talented designer and artist who will help the team revamp the website and blog over the next few months....

Meet the 2022 Opportunity Corps Cohort

Bio Nebraska and the UNeTech Institute are excited to announce the 2022 cohort for Opportunity Corps, a professional development, entrepreneurship, and mentorship program for women in STEAM. These individuals will meet on Fri., Feb. 11, 2022, for a virtual workshop...

UNeTech partner Impower Health patents hands-free treadmill

UNeTech startup business Impower Health Inc. announced it has received a U.S. patent covering user-paced treadmills and the involved technology. The treadmill operates so users can adjust the speed of the belt without pressing any buttons. Instead, users simply speed...

Grant Rejection Teaches Excellence Through Failure

At UNeTech we write a lot of grants. Most of them we don’t get. Build Back Better was one of them. Speaking only for myself, it’s a bit of a disappointment. While there’s a remnant of my inner teenager that wants to pretend that I didn’t really want it anyways – I...

What is…. The Valley of Death?

Of all of the startup jargon discussed in this series so far, the valley of death certainly feels the most ominous—and for good reason. The valley of death is a feared phase in the startup life cycle, typically occurring after the company launches a product but has...

Five Tips to Learn Before You Pitch

As an entrepreneurial support organization, the UNeTech Institute team coaches and mentors entrepreneurs on a variety of skills --- business strategy, company branding, financial planning. Each of these skills is crucial to a new startup depending on where it is in...
Looking back: The history of the UNeTech logo

Looking back: The history of the UNeTech logo

Charlie Litton notices details. “I always thought it was remarkable, or interesting, that Lincoln has its own shade of red,” he said. “UNO has a different, slightly redder shade of red, and that UNMC has a slightly brighter shade of red too.” Despite their...

Opportunity Corps program celebrates women in STEAM

Opportunity Corps program celebrates women in STEAM

February 11 marked the kick-off session of Opportunity Corps, UNeTech Institute and Bio Nebraska’s professional development, entrepreneurship, and mentorship program for women in STEAM. Funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Opportunity Corps is a ten-month...

UNeTech welcomes Skillbridge fellow to DevOps team

UNeTech welcomes Skillbridge fellow to DevOps team

UNeTech is excited to welcome Brendan McCullagh, a soon-to-be army veteran and software engineer, to our team through the Hiring Our Heroes program. McCullagh joined the Army shortly after 9/11, leaving his life as a college student in Colorado to serve as a...

UNeTech welcomes web design intern

UNeTech welcomes web design intern

UNeTech Institute is pleased to welcome Blair Osika, a web design student at Metropolitan Community College, onto the team as a web design intern. Osika, 19, is a talented designer and artist who will help the team revamp the website and blog over the next few months....

Meet the 2022 Opportunity Corps Cohort

Bio Nebraska and the UNeTech Institute are excited to announce the 2022 cohort for Opportunity Corps, a professional development, entrepreneurship, and mentorship program for women in STEAM. These individuals will meet on Fri., Feb. 11, 2022, for a virtual workshop...