Out of the Shadows gives hope to black animals

Kayla Eggenberg CONTRIBUTOR Out of the Shadows is a local program founded by Nebraska Humane Society. Its number one goal is to raise awareness about the...

Homicides peak in north-central Omaha

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor On Jan. 28 a man was shot in an Norwick Park near 50th and Fort streets, according to police. After dying of...

Girl Talk to bring dance party to Sokol

I'm still having flashbacks of the last encounter I had with Gregg Gillis, aka Girl Talk. It was a biting cold January 9, 2009 at Slowdown, and the recently immortalized Pennsylvanian DJ was in town to host one of his famed electric dance parties. I wasn't sure if the hype surrounding him was "all that," but I quickly learned that Gillis does indeed throw one hell of a party.

 


Compulsive gaming creates alternative reality, negative effects

By Nathan Stephenson, Contributor Nathan Bock, a licensed drug and alcohol counselor at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, says addicts “almost exclusively” seek help...

Omaha Gives! rallies support for the Maverick Food Pantry

By Brooke Criswell, Contributor More than 200 U.S. colleges operate food pantries as food insecurity is becoming more evident on campuses, University of Nebraska at Omaha is...

UNO Professor speaks alongside Harvard, Yale Educators on presidential task force

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor After a series of shootings of unarmed men by police officers in Missouri, Ohio and New York, President Barack Obama...

Spirit World opens at new location in Aksarben

By Doug Cunningham, Contributor Spirit World had called Pacific Street home for some time, but now Aksarben has taken over that title. The decision was...

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...