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.

Regents approve Haymarket Arena, Memorial Stadium improvements

The Board of Regents met on Dec. 1 with committee meetings beginning at 9 a.m. and a board meeting at 1 p.m. The meetings were held in Varner Hall at the University of Nebraska - Lincoln. On the agenda was the finalization of the building decisions for the West Haymarket Arena, including the approval of the Joint Public Agency's agreement.


14 special Omaha pool events you don’t want to miss

Dance parties to doggie dips, you don't want to miss these Omaha pool party events. 1. Elmwood Pool Dance Party Friday, June 19 5 p.m. to 8...

A home for the holidays

MaverickPR, The UNO Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America, teamed up with the Town and Country Humane Society for its annual fundraiser on Sunday at The Bookworm bookstore, 8702 Pacific St. Thirty-two dogs, four cats and one rabbit posed for pictures with Santa Paws, a part played by School of Communication professor Chris Allen. Allen's wife, Elaine, was Mrs. Paws.

Opportunity for volunteering with Martin Luther King Junior Day of Service

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor In honor of national Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 19, the University of Nebraska at Omaha Office of...

Black History Month events begin Feb. 9

UNO's annual Black History Month celebrations commence Wednesday, Feb. 9. The kick-off event, 7 to 10 p.m. in (CPACS) College of Public Affairs and Community Service, begins with a showing of Chris Rock's film "Good Hair" followed by a discussion and free food.

UNO to host Midwest Entrepreneurship Conference

By Jack Spady, Contributor The University of Nebraska at Omaha Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship will host the fourth annual Midwest Entrepreneurship Conference (MWEC) this Friday and Saturday at Kaneko, 1111...

ICS in place for emergencies

By Maria Brown, Contributor Students, faculty, staff and community members may recall the February 2014 Scott Village Building G fire that put UNO’s incident command...