UNO graduation and retention rates on the rise

Grant Sobetski CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s retention and graduation rates have been steadily rising over the years due to improved investment in student...

Joel Kazhila’s wild ride to follow his dreams

Ellie Brecht CONTRIBUTOR After traveling to the U.S., playing soccer for a successful academy and then committing to UNO, Omaha soccer player Joel Kazhila expected to...

First generation Mav works to end hunger

April Knipp CONTRIBUTOR First-generation college student Cecilia Saavedra describes the day she received her associate’s degree from Metropolitan Community College as the happiest day of her...

Arts and Sciences Hall will be internally renovated starting in July

By Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR The NU Board of Regents approved a $12 million project on Thursday that will renovate the inside of Arts and Sciences...

Struggling men’s soccer: Searching for answers

Matthew Norrie CONTRIBUTOR UNO Men’s Soccer was on the road early last week playing at Florida Gulf Coast. The Mavericks fell to the Eagles 3-2 despite...

Omaha drops four-setter to South Dakota

Matthew Norrie CONTRIBUTOR The South Dakota Coyotes were in Omaha over the weekend to take on the Mavericks at Baxter Arena. Bella Sade, Abby Bergsten, Sydney...

Big Idea! contest allows students to pitch their business ideas

Charlotte Reilly NEWS EDITOR University of Nebraska at Omaha students have the chance to pitch their business ideas at the BigIdea! Pitch Contest at Mammal Hall...

It’s time to address the sweeping term of “mental illness” when it comes to...

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER When a man killed over 50 people in Las Vegas last week, the runners on the news told us that Paul...