Limbaugh’s latest outrage

On February 23, a 30-year old college student testified before Congress regarding the need for insurance coverage of contraceptive services.  She told the story of a classmate who ended up losing an ovary to cystic growths that could have been prevented by the use of oral contraceptives, a treatment not covered by her insurance.  She was the only woman allowed to testify before Rep. Darrell Issa's subcommittee. 


New policy adds more hassle to UNO parking situation

The beginning of a semester is always hectic. Dropouts haven't been weeded out yet, so there's a surplus of people on a bustling campus. Needless to say, it's awfully tough getting around the university area this time of year.


Bike Riding & Reading: A Message to the Governor and Legislature

Nancy Fulton President of the Nebraska State Education Association Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving. ~ Albert Einstein As...

The Hive owner sparks discussion on transgender restrooms

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR Jake Gardner, owner of The Hive Rock Club and Art Gallery, posted an article on his personal but public Facebook...

People March Worldwide: #WomenMarchOMA

Photo by Arthur Nguyen, Instagram @insta.nguyen Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR Despite the masochistic comments, lack of respect and a very unprofessional Twitter account, Donald Trump was sworn...

What I learned from college application essays

Melanie Buer OPINION EDITOR How great was your college application essay? Was it the slam-dunk, Harvard-worthy piece of prose that you hoped it would be? Or...

Misguided bill would come at expense of campus safety

By Phil Brown OPINION EDITOR The lurid bombshell published in the Rolling Stone last year alleging a rape that occurred two years previously on the University...

Peace, love and Mavericks: UNO students share their Valentine’s Day plans

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER I used to think Valentine's Day hit its peak in elementary school when my whole life was devoted to making the...