It's hard for a band to draw a crowd on a Tuesday night in the metro area, especially one that's not well known here. However, the Growlers brought in a sizeable crowd to the Slowdown on Feb. 5 and provided everyone a rambunctious time.
The UNO Department of Gerontology kicked off its second annual "Be a Santa to a Senior" Nov. 7 from 8:30 to 9 a.m. Sigma Phi Omega, UNO Gerontology Honor Society, has partnered with Home Instead Senior Care and other local organizations that seek out seniors who aren't likely to receive a gift this Christmas.
A UNO student from Scott Village residence hall reported being sexually assaulted early Tuesday morning by an unknown male assailant who entered her room without permission.
Asperger's Syndrome, or AS, is a common condition part of a larger subset of developmental disorders collectively known as the autism spectrum. Individuals who have AS are often very intelligent and have focused and narrowly defined interests, but have difficulty understanding and interpreting social cues, such as tone of voice and body language. Often they seem aloof, uncaring or even rude, when in reality they simply don't understand. They must be taught the social skills that their typically developing peers learn naturally, which can be a laborious process.