Meet Campus Security Captain: Mike Murphy

By Susan Payne, Advertising Manager “This is Capt. Murphy,” he said, with a Post-it note and pen at hand. “Yes...white male, date of birth, low 20s. Let me...

UNO-created mural energizes Hanscom Park

By Kaitlin Vickers, Contributor On Aug. 22, a new part of history was unveiled in the already historical neighborhood of Hanscom Park in the form...

News You Can Use 3-3-11

News You Can Use 3-3-11


Flu season 2013: An update on Nebraska’s outbreak

Every year there is a flood of information and public health advertising about getting the flu vaccine. This season is no different; however, there are many indicators that this will be the best time to get your first flu vaccination.
"Getting the flu shot is a proactive, preventative measure," said Marcia Adler, director of Student Health Services. "As a nurse, it's even more important since my exposure levels are much higher than most people."  
 


Anti-Defamation League partners with UNO, Northwest high school for anti-bias training

By Jack Spady, Contributor The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is teaming up with the University of Nebraska at Omaha and Northwest Magnet High School. The partnership exists in hopes...

DACA demonstration destroyed on campus

Grant Sobetski CONTRIBUTOR Two University of Nebraska at Omaha sophomores showed support for DACA students despite dissidents within their own community. Renata Valquier Chavez and Caelyn Armshaw...

Fashion shows collects donations, toys for needy children

Theatrics, fashion, music and more will all come together on the Friday night with Toyland, a theatrical fashion show created with the United States Marine Corps, Neb. Division.

The national campaign collects and distributes toys through Toys for Tots, to needy children during the holiday season.

 


Giant water slide company, ‘Slide the City’ sets sights on Papillion, Omaha

By Jackson Taylor, Contributor Papillion city officials have announced that a giant water slide could be coming to the Omaha area this summer. An application for the attraction, called...