Mother of Trayvon Martin speaks at UNO

By Phil Brown, Reporter The death of Trayvon Martin nearly three years ago was a watershed moment in the United States’ recent, troubled relationship with race and...

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...

Students build cardboard shelters, raise awareness

UNO students inhabiting the shantytown that's sprung up in the Crossroads Mall parking lot haven't fallen on hard times -- they're trying to make a difference


First Data uses UNO as a pipeline for interns, looks to expand opportunities for...

By Stefan Snijders, Contributor If current and future developments are any indicator, First Data wants University of Nebraska at Omaha students to see them as a desirable destination for...

Proposed pipeline legislation could prevent construction

Three proposed bills calling for further regulation of financial constraints on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline would hamper or prevent the project, said Jim Krause, operations manager for TransCanada.  Krause made his remarks during testimony opposing the legislation on Wednesday, Feb. 9.


UNO walks for a cure

Students and community members alike gathered at the Sapp Fieldhouse April 8 for UNO's Sixth Annual Relay for Life.

This year's event was lead by Chair Jackie Whelan, a UNO student who has been involved with Relay for three years.

Whelan said planning this year's Relay started in September.


In the loop: Hygiene is the key to prevention

Following an outbreak of bedbugs in University of Nebraska Lincoln's housing this January, UNO Student Health Services Director Marcia Adler spoke about the topic of bed bugs and our community here at UNO.  Adler said prevention through vigilant hygienic practices is a vital component of maintaining a healthy home environment, whether you live in a dorm at University Village, an apartment or find yourself seasonally traveling abroad.  


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Ricketts fields questions at UNO Gov. Pete Ricketts came to the University of Nebraska at Omaha on Thursday and fielded questions from students. The...