Taylor Swift’s RED tour opens in Omaha

On Wednesday, March 13, Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran took the stage at the CenturyLink Center for the first ever performance of the Red Tour.  Omaha fans sold out this two-night event, with a total attendance of over 26,000.
 


Nebraska Pop Festival redefines pop music

The last time I checked, ukuleles were not a common ingredient in today's pop music culture. Several musicians made a strong case for the tiny stringed instrument during the Nebraska Pop Music Festival show last Friday night.


Create an action plan with Commit to Fit

Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Wellness Center is kicking off the spring semester by helping students create and keep resolutions for...

Vietnam War symposium held at UNO: Honors veterans, offers insight on war and future...

Jessica Wade COPY EDITOR A two-day symposium called “The Vietnam War: Lessons and Legacies” brought veterans, senators, journalists, professors and one former U.S. Secretary of Defense...

Black studies department celebrates another year

Charlotte Reilly CONTRIBUTOR Forty-Five years ago social activists on the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s campus convinced the university it needed a black studies department. Fifty-four students...

Oscars didn’t fail to surprise, awe and impress

Although the Oscars were last week, it feels like they just ended five minutes ago.
This year's Academy Awards went over the usual three hours by half an hour. While I consider myself a pop culture buff and eagerly await the Oscars every year, this year's telecast seemed to go on and on. Thankfully  host Seth MacFarlane tried to move things along.
 


Take Back the Night rally held on campus

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR University of Nebraska at Omaha students and community members gathered at Memorial Park Thursday to participate in Take Back the Night, an...

OEAAs showcase Omaha artists’year in arts and entertainment

An annual event anticipated by Omaha artists for an entire year has finally arrived. Not the Grammys that aired Sunday night, but another arts and entertainment awards show—one that meshes Omaha music and performing arts scenes into a celebration of honorary achievement and prestige—the sixth Annual Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards.