You, Ellen Forney, & Me: An insight to mental illness offered through a graphic...

Rachel Luck CONTRIBUTOR “It was a relief to discover that aiming for a balanced life doesn’t mean succumbing to a boring one,” Ellen Forney writes in...

Watie White uses art to empower local communities

Kamrin Baker CONTRIBUTOR Artist Watie White’s studio was devoid of people; just loose pencils, rough drafts and an old “bassador”—part basset hound, part Labrador—who wanted nothing...

The Symphonic Wind Ensemble rehearses for their next performance

Megan Fabry A&E EDITOR Music filled the ballroom of the Milo Bail student center as talented UNO instrumentalists performed for family members and friends Sept. 28. The...

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...

“Dark Play” opening at UNO

Performances of "Dark Play or Stories for Boys," by Carlos Murillo will run from Feb. 23 through 26 through March 3 through 5 in the UNO Theatre, located in the Weber Fine Arts Building.  The box office opens on Feb. 14. Tickets are free for all UNO students and only $5 for all other students.


Midwest Poetry Vibe

The National Council of Negro Women hosted the Midwest Poetry Vibe in the Milo Bail Student Center Ballroom on Wed. Nov. 3 from 7 to 10 p.m. The event was open-mic style and presented live music from Omaha R&B band The Last Few.


“American Sniper” an emotional look into a soldier’s psyche

By Zane Fletcher, Culture Editor It was the journey of a man who just wanted to fight for his country, had to fight to keep his family together and...

A letter to my freshman self

Kamrin Baker Digital Editor Hi baby Kam, By now, you’ve realized that the minute you’ve enrolled as a Maverick at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, every...