This week in sports: Swimming, golf and more

Swimming and diving team excels at Grinnell Invitational The Omaha swimming and diving team dominated the competition at the Grinnell Invite on Friday, earning 630...

Mavs improve to 6-1 with win over Oral Robert

By Andrew Nelson CONTRIBUTOR Omaha @ Denver Last Thursday the Omaha men’s basketball team began a three game road swing inside Magness Arena in Denver. Senior Jake White...

Mavericks swept at home by Miami

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The No. 7 Omaha hockey team was blanked this weekend in two home losses against unranked Miami (OH). The Mavericks lost 3-1...

Senior Kyler Erickson pushes Mavs with energy, optimism

Gabriel Christensen CONTRIBUTOR Without a doubt, there are countless ways to describe exactly what it takes to be a genuine “leader.” Some might say a leader...

Obama’s visit brings great business to Aksarben

By Bryan Rutan CONTRIBUTOR President Obama’s speech last Wednesday at Baxter Arena was a historic event for the city of Omaha, and a boom for business...

NU President Hank Bounds wants to meet students tonight for free pizza and prizes

By Brooke Criswell ONLINE CONTENT MANAGER You may remember University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds from his speech before President Obama went on stage at Baxter...

#OscarsSoWhite hashtag trending after nominations released

Kelly Langin ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominations for the 88th annual Academy Awards Thursday. “The Revenant”...

UNO alumn wins $10,000 on Ellen Show for sharing special moment

The Ellen Show recently partnered with M&M's for a special contest #MySweetStory where viewers submitted videos of special moments in their lives. The winner of...