Three UNO students went to Washington University in St. Louis for the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGIU) from April 5 to April 7. The international conference brought together university students from around the world to meet with former President Bill Clinton amongst other global leaders, entrepreneurs and philanthropists to "turn ideas into actions."
Students, staff and faculty, drawn to the pep bowl by a gargantuan inflatable slide and the fragrant perfume of freshly-spun cotton candy, participated in an equality rally Oct. 11, where a petition urging for the adoption of Employee Plus One Benefits circulated among the gathered bodies.
Israelis and Palestinians have been in diplomatic and violent conflict for well over 50 years. Disillusionment with peace in the Middle East dominates the minds of many.
It happens in Denver. It happens in Austin. It happens in Kansas City. It happens in Philly. It happens across most of the United States: Week-long celebrations to commemorate the craft beer scenes in various metropolitan areas.