This week in News…

Omaha fitness center to hold fundraiser for autism awareness Body Masters, an Omaha fitness center, will hold hour-long boot camp sessions on Saturday, May 2 to benefit Autism awareness...

Making sense of Flint pollution

Jessica Wade CONTRIBUTOR Flint, Michigan, a city that has had its own share of problems ranging from multiple financial disasters to depopulation and urban decay, has...

Wrongfully convicted man speaks on campus

By Ciara Watson CONTRIBUTOR Mr. Yusef Salaam stood over 6-and-a-half-feet tall wearing a gray pinned striped suit as he looked onto the audience. The room in...

Students should take opportunities to participate and serve

Phil Brown OPINION EDITOR In a world where inequality, marginalization, and economic instability are commonplace, it’s often difficult to see how change can be accomplished. It’s...

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...

UNO student wins “Big Fan” gameshow

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR Many people have a favorite celebrity but few have had the chance to meet them and test their knowledge about the celebrity...

Standing Rock protesters make a statement

Jessica Wade COPY EDITOR Armed with signs and a megaphone, volunteers and members of the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Inter-Tribal Student Council as well as...

New study reveals hidden risks behind smoking hookah

By Nathan Stephenson, Contributor Hookah lounges are popular destinations among 18- to 20-year-olds as they are too young to drink at bars, but too old to stay...