First Data uses UNO as a pipeline for interns, looks to expand opportunities for...

By Stefan Snijders, Contributor If current and future developments are any indicator, First Data wants University of Nebraska at Omaha students to see them as a desirable destination for...

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.


Child Care Center has open house

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.


Adoptee and mentor, student Lewandowski shares Indian heritage

Andrew Lewandowski comes from a heritage that is both meaningful, different and rich in tradition. Lewandowski and his sister Sarah, both UNO students, were adopted from a young age. Lewandowski was adopted as a baby from Calcutta, India and Sarah, was adopted from Daejeon, South Korea. 


Safety Officer sets sights on joining police force

By Josh Trecartin, Contributor William Dussetschleger, has been working for campus security at the University of Nebraska Omaha since he was 17. Dussetschleger said he started as a dispatcher working...

Friends, families flip for flying flapjacks

On Sunday, Feb 19, the National Student Speech-Language and Hearing Association (NSSHLA) in association with the Autism Society of Nebraska (ASN) held its fifth annual pancake feed to benefit children and families with autism.


Flags lowered for victims of Orlando attack

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama, announced Sunday that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be...

Homecoming to offer fun, games, for a cause

By Tressa Eckermann, Contributor Changes are coming to homecoming at the University of Nebraska at Omaha this year. Those running for royalty are now not...