Willie Nelson set to perform at the Holland Center

Living legend Willie Nelson will be making a stop in Omaha for one night only on Monday, April 8 at the Holland Performing Arts Center.
I use the term "living legend" sparingly, but Nelson undoubtedly deserves the title.  He has been continually and very successfully releasing music since 1960, before even some of our parents were born.  
 


UNO to host show choir festival

Next week UNO will host the 2012 Show Choir Invitational, and the university's vocal music department would like to invite everyone to attend.    


Lights On Afterschool program celebration

Sophie Clark CONTRIBUTOR While the Lights On Afterschool celebration held on Saturday was filled with fun family activities, it also conveyed an important message to Omaha. Created...

UNO Gateway Book Drive

Colin Gurney CONTRIBUTOR If you’ve got books you’ve grown out of cluttering your house, you can give them to a good cause. The UNO Gateway is hosting...

Journalism Boot Camp returns with W-H photographer Chris Machian

The Gateway Student Newspaper will continue its Journalism Bootcamp lecture series this spring with special guest Chris Machian, an Omaha World-Herald photographer, on Feb....

Speed Dialogue gives a safe haven for serious discussion

It seems as we go further into the 21st century, our desire for better means of communication is increasing rapidly.  
Cell phones are designed around social media outlets like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.  We are always seeking ways to make our computers faster.  People want to share every small detail of their lives, and they want to be able to do it instantaneously.
But, all too often, lost in the mix of Tweets, Instagrams and status updates, are the relevant and substantial topics.  For some, sharing intimate details about love lives is acceptable, but when it comes to discussing religion or politics, comfort zones are then breached.
Project Interfaith is an initiative in Omaha dedicated to providing a forum for open and respectful learning and interaction about identity, religion, belief and culture.  On Thursday, Jan. 31, Project Interfaith will host their fourth "Speed Dialogue" at the Urban Abbey on 10th and Jackson Streets.


For sport and transportation, their miles are being logged

UNO Bikes! is competing in the Get Up & Ride National Bike Challenge. The challenge started on May 1 and runs through August 31.


UNO wins Chevy Dealers Marketing Competition

Charlotte Reilly NEWS EDITOR University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Business students won the Chevy Dealers College Marketing competition for the second year in a...