No longer a victim mentality: VAV seeks to prevent violence before it begins

One in six women and one in 33 men will experience an attempted or completed rape during their life, not including numerous reports of stalking and partner violence. Most survivors report being victimized by someone they know personally. Violence prevention is a lofty goal.  Nonetheless, the University of Nebraska Omaha will be violence-free this school year. At least, that's Emily Nguyen's plan.

UNO Child Care Center turns 25, celebrates with carnival

Hot dogs sizzled, prizes were won and balloons were everywhere to be found outside the UNO Child Care Center on an extremely pleasant Aug.12 evening.

‘Welcome Week’ boosts Maverick pride

The sighting of one swallow doesn't mean it's summer, at least according to Greek philosopher Aristotle.  However, if the great thinker were a UNO student, perhaps he would agree that one Welcome Week does a fall semester make.

Academic-focused dating site comes to UNO

Lonely souls may soon find relief., a meeting and dating website for connecting students on college campuses, is coming to UNO.

UNO Theatre Department Casting Call

UNO will be holding theatre auditions for its fall season on Tuesday, August 23, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the Weber Fine Arts building.

Second Scott Limbeck Scholarship Recipients Announced

The Limbeck Family announced Aug. 13 that the recipients of the second Scott Limbeck Scholarship would be Sarah Urwin, Stephine Caha, Shaun Shepoka, Brooke Baxter, Lisa Duhacek, Dillion Dostal, and Craig Schlautman. The scholarship is awarded to outstanding UNO students.

What kind of services does UNO offer?

As an incoming UNO student, it's easy to get lost in all the services UNO offers its students.

UNL administrator named NU Associate Vice President-Academic Affairs

Longtime University of Nebraska-Lincoln Faculty Member and administrator Susan Fritz has been named associate vice president of academic affairs in the Office of the Provost at the University of Nebraska Aug. 12.  Her appointment became official Aug. 15.