The University of Nebraska Omaha Student Senate passed a resolution Sept. 15 supporting the adoption of Employee Plus One Benefits for employees' domestic partners.
Modern and historical references combine for dramatic contrast in Hardcore Painting: Confessions and Premonitions by Julie Farstad and Jessie Fisher, the UNO Art Gallery's first fall semester exhibition. The exhibit, which features contemporary paintings, began Aug. 26 and will end Sept. 28.
Farstad and Fisher are both assistant professors of painting at the Kansas City Art Institute. As a feminist painter, Farstad portrays influences of popular culture and psychoanalysis of girlhood drama in her work. In contrast, Fisher's figurative painting and use of rich color resembles the late Renaissance era.
The UNO Child Care Center (UNOCCC) held its annual Open House Sept. 29. Students, faculty, staff and alumni were invited to become acquainted with the center's programs for children from 18 months through preschool.