The Omaha Jitterbugs bring back swing dance

Will Patterson ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR The Omaha Jitterbugs is a non-profit organization that is bringing back swing dancing. Through classes, workshops and a weekly dance...

UNO student dishes out on-air laughs

Age is no barrier to success. Perform in a band, write field guides, attend college and perform an on-air comedy show are just a few items on Ben Tompkins' list of daily activities; items most people would only find on their bucket list. Tompkins seems to be a real-life Energizer bunny.


UNO student starts media company spotlighting local talent

Megan Wade ADVERTISING MANAGER College is an opportunity to try something new. For students Christopher Schmidt and Morgan Blasing, that means creating the company they’ve been...

The message within “Mad Men,” why you should be watching it

Slated with the original task of writing a season preview/season premier review, I pondered and came to a conclusion. College students don’t watch “Mad...

UNO art gallery showcases graduating students’ work

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR Thesis art projects from graduating art students and graphic design students are on display in the Criss Library’s Osborne Gallery and in...

Individualism in music leads to loss in culture

By Zane Fletcher, Culture Editor I once watched a documentary on one of my favorite bands, and one of the most important punk rock bands...

Maha, New Generation music festival announces line up

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR Aksarben Village, near University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Pacific Campus, will get a lot of attention this August as the...

Now Showing: Film Streams continues to present films as art

In a world where college students rediscover the value of a dollar, Students Nights at Film Streams Ruth Sokolof Theatre, located on 14th and Mike Fahey Streets, provide affordable movie-viewing options to area students.