#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”...

Falafel a mainstay of Dundee neighboorhood

By Derek Munyon Arts & Entertainment Editor Mediterranean food is becoming more popular than ever; it’s widely considered one of the healthiest diets in existence. While...

Time lost

Children overlooked lead overlooked lives.

Their toil to be seen through our eyes.

Why do some forget that time is short.

Each day brings us near the end.

 


Omaha Entertainment and Arts Nominee Reveal Night

Local performers, artists and musicians celebrated a night of nominees for the Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards at the House of Loom.


“The Art of the Brick” builds excitement downtown

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR “The Art of the Brick” is an exhibit currently on display in downtown Omaha that consists of art created entirely out of...

“Beastly” updates a classic romance

Often cliché, but at times extremely witty, "Beastly" is a modern take on a tale as old as time, expertly adapted by writer and director Daniel Barnz ("Phoebe in Wonderland") from the novel by Alex Flynn.


IPC aiding more students than ever in new location

Most students know they need to hightail it to the emergency room with a broken arm or a severely bleeding cut. But less serious injuries can leave students playing guessing games with their health.


Electric Forest Festival: this summer’s big hit

Last June, the annual flood of good people, music and vibes returned to the woods of Rothbury, Mich. One year later, the Electric Forest Festival kept the tradition alive and took it to new levels with the assistance of game-changing performances from the nation's top acts, an incredible venue and a smoothly conducted weekend.