Extended library hours during prep, finals week

The University of Nebraska at Omaha's Criss Library is extending hours for prep and finals week this semester. The library will stay open until 1...

U.S. Army to ease transgender policy

By Stefan Snijiders, Contributor The U.S. Army may change its policies regarding transgender soldiers, according to a recent news report. USA Today reported the Army discussed policy...

First generation Mav works to end hunger

April Knipp CONTRIBUTOR First-generation college student Cecilia Saavedra describes the day she received her associate’s degree from Metropolitan Community College as the happiest day of her...

UNO professor to run for governor

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR Nebraskans have nearly a year before they will elect the next governor of Nebraska on Nov. 6, 2018. However, University of Nebraska...

Anti-Defamation League partners with UNO, Northwest high school for anti-bias training

By Jack Spady, Contributor The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is teaming up with the University of Nebraska at Omaha and Northwest Magnet High School. The partnership exists in hopes...

Midnight Mojo series hosts clean nights of fun

Gaggles of students, their friends and some family members flocked to the campus recreation Mecca for HPER After Dark, an event hosted by Midnight Mojo on Jan. 20. The multi-million dollar facility was put to good use, as almost the entire sprawling complex was alive and bustling with a variety of activities for attendees to peruse.


Zorinsky Lake drained for infestation

In November, the first zebra mussel spotted at Zorinsky Lake was attached to a beer can. In December, after realizing the lake was infested with a potentially harmful population of zebra mussels, the lake was drained 20 feet below its typical depth to combat overgrowth of the species.


Omaha Gives! rallies support for the Maverick Food Pantry

By Brooke Criswell, Contributor More than 200 U.S. colleges operate food pantries as food insecurity is becoming more evident on campuses, University of Nebraska at Omaha is...