UNO's large campus and enrollment of 14,000 students can be intimidating to freshmen. That's a lot more than a typical high school graduating class. So how does a student meet new people and get involved? Join a club or organization!
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.
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.
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.
Lonely souls may soon find relief. DateMySchool.com, a meeting and dating website for connecting students on college campuses, is coming to UNO.
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.
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.
As an incoming UNO student, it's easy to get lost in all the services UNO offers its students.