Citizen scientists tap into Elkhorn River

An experiment testing the Elkhorn River watershed that recruited 'citizen scientists' – volunteers throughout the river basin – had 'fantastic' feedback, said Alan Kolok, a biology professor at UNO who organized the project.


For the Record

In the article "Insecure about Campus Security," published on April 19 in the Opinion Section, Paul Kosel's name was misspelled. The Gateway apologizes for this error.


Crime Log 4-28-11

Crime Log


UNO class donates Doris Buffett’s $20,000

Recently, Doris Buffett, Warren Buffett's sister, visited Angela Eikenberry's and Associate Dean of the College of Public Affairs and Community Service Sara Woods'  Philanthropy and Democracy class.


MavLink 2.0 designed for ‘tech-savvy’ students

The new MavLink system was designed to update the clunky, outdated version of the online tool to suit today's technologically advanced students, said recently re-elected student senator Terrence Batiste in an interview with the Gateway.


Oversized greeting card gets students’ attention

Students caught a glimpse of the Freshman Leadership Council (FLC) last week, as they stood both inside and outside the student center with an oversized greeting card, urging passersby to write messages for incoming freshmen.  The greeting card, which will be presented to incoming freshmen this fall, is a new idea the FLC hopes to make a UNO tradition.


News You Can Use 4-26-11

News You Can Use


Let the music festival season begin

Summer is approaching fast, and many of us are thinking about what we're going to do, where we're going to go, what shows we're going to see, where and when are we going to work, and how much booze we may or may not imbibe. One of the most exciting things to think about is all the music festivals that will be happening. Not so exciting, however, is thinking of how to pay for them.