State Budget Update

I would like to update you on the proposed Executive Budget that Governor Jindal will present to the State Legislature in a few weeks.  As you may have read in the news, the Governor is currently considering how to address the estimated $1.5B budget deficit for the 2015-16 academic year (FY16).  Currently, the predicted decrease […]

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Welcome, Dean Macari

Dr. Emir Jose Macari joins the University of New Orleans today as our new Dean of Engineering. We wish him the best and look forward to his tenure.Today, I would like to extend a warm welcome to Emir Jose Macari, the new dean of the College of Engineering. Dr. Macari comes to us from California […]

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Happy Holidays!

My wife Lori and I wish all of you in the UNO community and beyond a very merry holiday season — and a joyous and productive New Year. Best wishes too to all of you for a safe and memorable vacation. I look forward to seeing students, staff and faculty back on campus in January. […]

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New Dean for the College of Engineering

It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Dr. Emir José Macari to the deanship of the College of Engineering. Dr. Macari will begin his position on January 15, 2015. Dr. Macari is currently a professor in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, and also the director of the California Smart Grid Center, […]

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