UNO, Kabul University rekindle 34-year-old relationship


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. 

Omaha Learning Community holds expo at UNO

The Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy Counties held an open enrollment fair Sunday afternoon in the Milo Bail Student Center.

Mentoring would reduce rising violence

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.

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.

Crime log 1-18-11

UNO crime log 1-18-11

Mammel Hall earns LEED certification

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.

No security changes despite recent shootings

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."