Freshman class encouraged to ‘aim high and follow through’

UNO's first ever Freshman Convocation took place Aug. 26 at noon in the Sapp Fieldhouse. In attendance was the freshman class, along with parents, family and other supporters.

Student Senate makes key appointments

The UNO Student Senate made an assortment of appointments during the Aug. 28 meeting as members of the legislative body gathered for their first official meeting of the fall semester.

Students move-in begins college experience

Students moved into the dorms Aug. 14, marking an unofficial beginning to the new school year.

Mayor talks flood, bond ratings, family dog at UNO

The Suttle family dog, Nougat, is an "ornery little cuss," Mayor Jim Suttle said Monday night during a talk at the initial UNO College Democrats meeting of the fall semester.

‘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.