Students hold vigil for Chapel Hill victims

By Phil Brown, Reporter Last Monday marked the end of a week since Feb. 10, the fateful day for Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salhaand Razan Abu-Salha, whose home was...

California rejects pot legalization by vote

One of the hot-button issues for the last few elections has been the legalization of marijuana, especially in California. The state already has a law allowing the use of medical marijuana. If Proposition 19 would have passed it would have allowed for the legal use of pot under recreational circumstances. Fifty-three percent of the electorate voted against the proposition.

 


UNO Student’s experience flying during the shutdown

Jeff Turner CONTRIBUTOR The government shutdown is over, but the financial stress it caused is still being felt by government workers throughout the country, especially airport...

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...

Student organize $3,500 bake sale for Japan

When Josh Campbell saw the devastation in the aftermath of the 8.9 magnitude earthquake and the subsequent tsunami that hit Japan in March, he felt a instinctive need to reach out to the shattered nation.


UNO ranked in top ten most military friendly universities

Greg Staskiewicz CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha was named one of the most military-friendly universities in the country by a Military Times survey. UNO ranked...

Lee Tary, Brad Ashford square off in second congressional debate

By Kelly Langin, Contributor Lee Terry and Brad Ashford talked dirty campaign advertisements and elaborated on their positions in the country’s most important issues in...

FIRE IN SCOTT VILLAGE

By: Sean Robinson, Lindsi Fulk & Nick Beaulieu Forty-two students have been displaced and their belongings destroyed as a result of a discarded cigarette. Shortly after...