UNO competes in Red Bull ‘Paper Wings’ contest

By Brooke Criswell, Contributor Seventy-six universities and over two thousand students participated in the national Red Bull Paper Wings Competition. The event, held Tuesday afternoon at Council Bluffs Municipal...

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...

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...

Farmers’ Almanac releases 2014 winter outlook for Midwest

By Kaitlyn Vickers, Contributor Nebraskans thought they had already encountered some of the harshest winters around, but mother nature is here to prove that she...

NU students may see tuition hike next year

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor According to the University of Nebraska budget director, tuition rates for NU students could rise next year.  Chris Kabourek, budget and planning director, has...

FBI investigation links five shootings to one gunman

Five shootings at military bases in Northern Virginia in the past three weeks now have been linked to the same shooter, leading to concern that the suspect may be targeting the U.S. Marine Corps.


UNO hosts its first TEDx event

By Eugene Kim, Contributor The inaugural TEDxUNO conference was held at the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Strauss Performing Arts Center to a sold-out audience on Feb....

GALLERY: Inside the 2018 Omaha Women’s March

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER My first thought upon entering the crowd of about 8,000 people was conflicting and authentic: I am so excited to march...