Spenner’s story draws national attentin through social media

1,143 retweets later, Sami Spenner has the nations attention. After writing an article about her story on how the NCAA will not let her...

International Business Times names Omaha most dangerous city for black males as murder of...

Written by Kiki Moore An article published by the International Business Times reported that Omaha is the most dangerous place in America for black males....

Ebola-infected doctor treated at UNMC

By Nithya Rajagopalan, Copy Editor ​On Aug. 5, the third American victim of the Ebola virus arrived at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in...

How China is changing UNO’s recycling program

Charlotte Reilly NEWS EDITOR China has stopped accepting recycling from the west coast, and it’s affecting the University of Nebraska at Omaha, too. States like Oregon and...

New travel ban affects UNO community

Grant Sobetski CONTRIBUTOR In a statement on Sept. 24, 2017, the Trump administration announced a newly revised travel ban, which will affect members of the UNO...

Close to home: Immigration ban affects UNO

Charlotte Reilly CONTRIBUTOR Following in the footsteps of several other universities, University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds sent out a university-wide letter in response to President...

Vision beyond borders helps believers practice religion in secret

Over two billion people identify themselves as Christians, comprising 22 percent of the world's total population. Nearly 63 percent of those practicing this faith are native to Europe and North America, according to a report by the Pew Research Center. Vision Beyond Borders, an organization whose mission is to provide Bibles and service to Christian followers in nations where Christianity must be worshiped in secret, has made it their goal to spread their faith and the word of God to those living in areas such as Southeast Asia.
 


Students receive once in a lifetime study abroad opportunity

Zach Griffith and Hannah Gill have no words to properly express their excitement. Griffith and Gill are two of 16 students who received scholarships from the University of Nebraska system to study abroad in India this summer.
Participants will study in Mumbai and Jalgaon from late June to early July. The trip, India Critical Issues, focuses on India's development. Topics to be studied include food and water sustainability, entrepreneurship, public health, education and urbanization.