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....

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...

MavForensics named best in the state

By Stefan Snijiders, Contributor For the second time in history, MavForensics, the University of Nebraska at Omaha forensics team was honored as state champions. Over Valentine’s Day weekend,...

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...

UNO Student Government fights for taxless textbooks, safe sex

By Nathan Stephenson, Contributor The University of Nebraska at Omaha Student Government supported textbook tax cuts, passed a resolution in support of a smoke-free campus,...

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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...

POT Crossing: Marijuana creeps its way into Nebraska due to Colorado legalization, UNO...

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor Amendment 64 was enacted In November 2012, allowing adults in Colorado aged 21 and older to grow up to six...

State close to recognizing same-sex marriages

By Phil Brown, Reporter Nebraska is one of 13 states in the country to explicitly disallow the recognition of same-sex marriages. The blanket ban, found...