Several Omaha area pools open with new hours, rates

Grab your flip-flops, swim suit, sunscreen and beach towel. Several Omaha area pools -- including the University of Nebraska at Omaha's pool -- are open...

Students should take opportunities to participate and serve

Phil Brown OPINION EDITOR In a world where inequality, marginalization, and economic instability are commonplace, it’s often difficult to see how change can be accomplished. It’s...

It’s a heat wave out there. Here are a few tips to prevent heat-related...

Boy, it’s sizzling hot outside. We're sure by now you've seen the pictures of cookie dough baking in someone's car circulating social sites. If...

Omaha’s local coffee shop study spots: RANKED

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER “Yeah uhhhh can I get a medium iced chai?” I request, awkwardly and ironically because I have asked for an iced...

Academic advisor advocates for change through foster parent role

Juli Oberlander Contributor One of Bobby Loud’s greatest joys is his family. For Loud, this family consists of his 17-year-old son Isaiah and the foster...

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...

Local boutique hosts its second annual menstrual product drive

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Neighboring businesses in the Dundee neighborhood call it “the wall of tampons,” but Hello Holiday co-owner Megan Hunt calls it her...

8 things to do in Omaha for students on a budget

Ashley O’Hara Contributor Being a college student on a tight budget during the summer can lead to boredom. If you stay in Omaha this summer, you...