This March, staff from Kabul University's Faculty of Journalism will make their first trip to UNO as part of an exchange program being cultivated by the two universities.
The Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy Counties held an open enrollment fair Sunday afternoon in the Milo Bail Student Center.
Just 20 minutes away from UNO last April, a barrage of bullets claimed another victim in Omaha's increasingly violent gang war. Killed outside a grocery store in North Omaha, the victim, 19-year old Devon Brown, was the same age as many current UNO students.
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.
UNO crime log 1-18-11
Mammel Hall, the newest and most up-to-date building at UNO, has recently been deemed worthy of LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) gold certification.
On Jan. 5, UNO freshman and speech pathology major Kelsey Johnston took a break at her part-time job at Target to read several text messages reading "Shooting at Millard South."