UNO student helps community through social work

Molly Ashford  CONTRIBUTOR  From a young age, Alex Wenz knew that her calling was to help people. A soft-spoken, tall and friendly face behind the counter of...

UNO professor leads national effort confronting terrorism

Grant Rohan NEWS EDITOR  On Feb. 24, UNO named Gina Ligon, Ph.D., to lead the National Center of Excellence for counterterrorism research after receiving a $36...

Equal rights amendment forum highlights women’s week at UNO

Jimmy Carroll CONTRIBUTOR  March is Women’s History Month, and UNO hosted Women and Public Policy Week from March 2-8. Women’s History Month first started in 1987,...

UNO and Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska helps girls explore the college and future...

Elle Love  ONLINE REPORTER  While the first things associated with Girl Scouts are their cookies, this organization is providing a lot more to its scouts than...

Editor’s letter: Celebrating Women’s History Month with admiration for the women before me

Kamrin Baker EDITOR IN CHIEF  In November of 2017, Glamour magazine created a #PoweredByWomen issue where all 17 global editions of the magazine were produced entirely...

UNO alum becomes icon of local coffee shop

Molly Ashford CONTRIBUTOR  On the west wall of the 300 square-foot coffeehouse off 50th and Dodge streets hangs a sign, almost hidden amongst the abundance of...

UNO selected by DHS to lead terrorism, counterterrorism research center

Grant Rohan NEWS EDITOR UNO and the University of Nebraska (NU) have the opportunity to lead counterterrorism and national security research through a 10-year, $36 million...

UNMC professor receives $792,000 American Cancer Society research grant

Jared Barton CONTRIBUTOR  Leah M. Cook, Ph.D., of the University of Nebraska Medical Center received a grant Thursday, Feb. 13, for $792,000 for research in metastatic...