The President of the USA at UNO

On Wednesday, January 13, 2016, Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States, visited the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO). More than 10,000 people packed UNO’s Baxter Arena to hear the president speak.

President Barack Obama visited the UNO campus on Jan. 13, 2016. His visit was the first to UNO by any sitting president.

  • President Barack Obama visited the UNO
    President Barack Obama visited the UNO
    President Barack Obama visited the UNO campus on Jan. 13, 2016. His visit was the first to UNO by any sitting president.
  • President Obama looks up and addresses the crowd for the first time as he enters Baxter Arena before his speech.
  • Chancellor John Christensen and his wife Jan, look on during the speech with Mike Foley, right, Lieutenant Governor of Nebraska, President Bounds and his family.
  • President Obama speaks to thousands inside Baxter Arena.
  • Outside Baxter Arena.
  • President Barack Obama takes the stage at Baxter Arena. Some waited as long as four hours before doors opened at 1 p.m.
  • President Barack Obama