Students flock for free bus passes

A crowd of students gathered in Milo Bail Student Center's fireplace lounge on Tuesday, each hoping to receive one of 400 free Metro bus passes.  MavRide, a student government program championed by Student Senator Gerard Wellman, was distributing the passes on a first come, first served basis between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.


Bounds chosen as NU President, Life-long educator brings experience and high hopes to Nebraska

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor After a long and much-anticipated wait, the University of Nebraska school system has a new president. After two hours of...

Mayor Stothert’s State of the City address covers crime, economic growth

By Jack Spady, Contributor On Feb. 25 Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert delivered her State of the City address. Opening with positivity, Stothert spent time discussing Omaha’s past,...

Nebraskans with the Red Cross preparing to deploy; assist those in path of Hurricane...

Tim Eaves Contributor As the Carolinas and Virginia prepare for Hurricane Florence to make landfall, 11 Nebraskans are preparing to deploy with the Red Cross. Region...

Oversized greeting card gets students’ attention

Students caught a glimpse of the Freshman Leadership Council (FLC) last week, as they stood both inside and outside the student center with an oversized greeting card, urging passersby to write messages for incoming freshmen.  The greeting card, which will be presented to incoming freshmen this fall, is a new idea the FLC hopes to make a UNO tradition.


Board of Regents Approve move to Summit League Division I

The University of Nebraska Board of Regents voted unanimously in Lincoln Friday to accept UNO's invitation to the Summit League, moving the Mavericks to Division I athletics. The decision means an almost certain end to storied football and wrestling programs.


HPER to receive name change fall 2017

Adam Abou-Nasr CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER) is changing its name to the School of Health...

GALLERY: Inside the 2018 Omaha Women’s March

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER My first thought upon entering the crowd of about 8,000 people was conflicting and authentic: I am so excited to march...