Proposed street car: Money not well spent

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR The campaign for Omaha’s next mayor is under way, and it seems incumbent Jean Stothert has significant competition from former State Sen. Heath...

Stanford rapist’s release: Combating rape culture should be a priorit

Phil Brown CONTRIBUTOR By now most will be aware of the general circumstances surrounding the case of Brock Turner, dubbed the Stanford rapist. The details of...

Budget deficits lead to tuition increase – Online Exclusive

Jessica Wade CONTRIBUTOR Finding the financial means to attend a four-year university is a challenge many college students face. If the University of Nebraska loses the...

Nebraska bill proposes to cut Columbus Day

Virginia Gallner CONTRIBUTOR The story of Christopher Columbus has been popularized in schools throughout the United States, where children learn songs about his adventures across the...

Nebraska citizens to vote on death penalty: Repeal should stay in place

Phil Brown SENIOR STAFF WRITER Last year, when the Nebraska State Legislature repealed the use of the death penalty, overriding Governor Ricketts’ veto and achieving bipartisan...

An overlooked outcome of illegal immigration: human trafficking

Eric Velander CONTRIBUTOR Illegal immigration in the United States is a humanitarian crisis. The numbers support that chilling Truth. I care not why the media has...

Reflections on the Kaepernick controversy

Ciara Watson CONTRIBUTOR For those of you who have no idea, or who has never heard of Colin Kaepernick prior to two week ago, don’t feel...

Parking options: Finding the best route to campus

Melanie Buer OPINION EDITOR As students move into another year at UNO, the question of getting to campus becomes important again. With a variety of options...