UNO donations give refugees a place to rest

UNO has donated 284 dorm beds from University Village to Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska (LFS). Replacing the old beds with newer, more efficient furniture, UNO has given many refugees a place to sleep through their donation to LFS's refugee resettlement program.

Chinese New Year Q&A

Shudi Peng CONTRIBUTOR For Americans, Christmas and the American New Year is a big time of celebration for friends and family. But for many Asian University...

Human Library held at Criss

Adam Abou-Nasr CONTRIBUTOR Students at the University of Nebraska at Omaha had the chance to check out 12 “books” featured one day only at the third...

Former senator returns to campus

Former Republican senator and UNO alum Chuck Hagel visited UNO  on Nov. 2 to discuss the current state of politics in a town hall meeting held at the Criss Library. Hagel graduated from UNO with a degree in history and served in the military during the Vietnam War.

A home for the holidays

MaverickPR, The UNO Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America, teamed up with the Town and Country Humane Society for its annual fundraiser on Sunday at The Bookworm bookstore, 8702 Pacific St. Thirty-two dogs, four cats and one rabbit posed for pictures with Santa Paws, a part played by School of Communication professor Chris Allen. Allen's wife, Elaine, was Mrs. Paws.

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.

20,000 by 2020: Graduate students key for 2020 enrollment goal

By Hannah Gill, Contributor When people think of University of Nebraska Omaha students, Deborah Smith-Howell, associate vice chancellor for academic affairs and dean for graduate...