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Recognizing terrorism in all its forms

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR Late October of last year, 26-year-old Taylor Michael Wilson, a man with ties to a neo-Nazi organization, broke into the secure area of an Amtrak train as it traveled through Nebraska en route to St. Louis. Wilson pulled the train’s emergency break...

“Ricketts’ plan to defund planned parenthood would harm women and the economy”

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR Gov. Pete Ricketts proposed a plan to lawmakers last week that would end state funding for any health clinic that offers abortion. Planned Parenthood responded to the proposal by expressing the concern that 8,000 Nebraskans would lose access to healthcare services, and the...

UNO’s Community Counseling Clinic provides learning opportunities and affordable mental health care

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR The Community Counseling Clinic at the University of Nebraska at Omaha provides affordable mental health care for community members and learning opportunities for graduate students. The clinic, which is located on the first floor of Roskens Hall, is run by the UNO Counseling...

Men’s Basketball Take a Road Win; Women Fall to Fort Wayne

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR The UNO Men’s Basketball team can finally take a breath of fresh air. After a difficult non-conference schedule (to put it mildly), they achieved their first conference win. And while the Omaha women’s team saw success earlier in the season, their latest loss...

UNO declares a “no day” despite below-freezing temps– and students have feelings about it

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER At 9:46 p.m. the evening of January 15, the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Twitter account posted an announcement that classes and activities would resume as usual the following day, even though many public school districts and local businesses in the...

Faculty Q&A with Martha Spangler, UNO’s Assistant Director of Student Organizations

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Any University of Nebraska at Omaha student involved in a student organization-- from the Pre-Vet club to Maverick Productions-- has worked with her, though they probably didn't realize it. Martha Spangler, the empowered and organized Assistant Director of Student Organizations, subtly...

UNO Hockey v. Miami University

Justin Kies    CONTRIBUTOR   The 17th ranked Maverick Hockey team continued their season on Friday and Saturday night, January 12th and 13th, with a home series against the 20th ranked Miami University RedHawks. Over 5,000 fans showed up for Friday night’s game which totaled 18 goals between...

Upcoming albums of 2018

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER 1) Justin Timberlake For Justin Timberlake fans, the wait for new music is almost over. The 36-year-old singer is set to release his fifth studio album, titled “Man of The Woods,” on Feb 2. This new record hasn’t been kept much of a...