The University of Nebraska Omaha has recently been named one of the top military friendly schools, according to G.I. Jobs magazine. This is the third year in a row UNO has made the list and has been placed in the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools.
For the first time, UNO's annual spring Career Fair was split into three separate fairs, with each junket hosting businesses that focused on specific career paths. The three fairs were held on March 5 and 6 at the Scott Conference Center and Mammel Hall.
Omaha's cycling community is growing and working to make cycling safer. UNO is working toward that same goal.
For the past eight years, the UNO College Democrats donated time and money to create a memorial to all the service members who died in Iraq and Afghanistan. The event is known as the Tribute to the Fallen, and this year they partnered with the Veterans Student Organization (VSO) for the first time to continue the solemn event.
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.
It's your first semester at UNO and on a bigger campus. It might be intimidating, especially for those of us whose mode of mobility isn't the usual two feet. For those who use wheels to get around, there is additional stress the first few weeks of college. But if you think creatively and try some unique routes, you might feel a bit more confident during your transition to university life.