Play Lab challenges UNO early childhood students to engage

Andalamia Ahmed-Manakdan CONTRIBUTOR The UNO College of Education invited the public to join them in celebrating the grand opening of the Teacher Education Play Lab at...

Christensen: UNO ‘stands ready’ for new president

University of Nebraska Omaha administration and faculty will support and offer aid to new Student Body President/Regent Liz O'Connor and Vice-President Bret Harrell, said Chancellor John Christensen at the April 18 inauguration ceremony.

UNO researchers speak at autism conference

Asperger's Syndrome, or AS, is a common condition part of a larger subset of developmental disorders collectively known as the autism spectrum. Individuals who have AS are often very intelligent and have focused and narrowly defined interests, but have difficulty understanding and interpreting social cues, such as tone of voice and body language. Often they seem aloof, uncaring or even rude, when in reality they simply don't understand. They must be taught the social skills that their typically developing peers learn naturally, which can be a laborious process.

Small Midwest coffee business thrives with help from UNO student

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor A student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha has been instrumental in the success of a Midwest small business. One of six...

7 Days of Service finishes its 10th annual week of building a better community

Spring break is time away from the obligations of school.  For many students, it's a vacation back home. For others it is a great chance to put in extra hours at work and get a good paycheck. Other students use it to get ahead on schoolwork as the semester end draws near.  However, at UNO there's a large group of students who spend their break volunteering  to help others.  This year marked the 10th anniversary of 7 Days of Service. 

UNO releases timely warning bulletin after 10 cars are broken into

Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha released a warning bulletin on Wednesday at noon in response to car break-ins that occurred Tuesday...

UNMC professor honored for strengthening U.S. – China relations

A University of Nebraska Medical Center professor met with China's President Hu Jintao during the president's official visit to Washington D.C.

Campus inclusivity improved with restroom sign changes

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR In order to make restrooms at the University of Nebraska at Omaha safer and more inclusive, the signs on numerous restrooms will...