Nebraska Medicine researcher spearheads study to prevent developmental disorders

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor Nebraska Medicine researcher Steve Caplan, Ph.D., coauthored a study that appeared in the online edition of Nature Cell Biology, one of the...

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Summer jobs in Omaha The Step-Up initiative will be back in action in Omaha this summer. The program helps at-risk Omaha youth get jobs with business and nonprofit organizations....

UNMC professor honored for strengthening U.S. – China relations

A University of Nebraska Medical Center professor met with China's President Hu Jintao during the president's official visit to Washington D.C.


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...

Human Rights Watch founder questions mission

Publisher and Human R ights Watch founder Robert Bernstein presented his lecture "Are Human Rights Organizations Helping or Hurting Relations Between Israel, Palestine and the Arabs?" on Nov. 10 at UNO's Thompson Alumni Center.


Writer’s Workshop Reading Series – Program gives authors new opportunities

By Ashley Quintela, Contributor It’s that time of year again: the University of Nebraska at Omaha is hosting it’s annual Writer’s Workshop Reading Series put...

Summer Scholars give middle school students career crash course

Middle school students got a crash course in college preparation and career exploration June 29 during a unique career fair event at the Milo Bail Student Center. From 1 to 4 p.m., college-bound high school students from across the Metro area gave middle school students from the North Omaha Boys and Girls club a guided tour of the UNO campus and lessons on college and career advancement.


Lights On Afterschool program celebration

Sophie Clark CONTRIBUTOR While the Lights On Afterschool celebration held on Saturday was filled with fun family activities, it also conveyed an important message to Omaha. Created...