The undoubtable prime feelings of being a dog mother

By Noelle Ashley, Contributor I was in a time of my life when I felt ready to take on the responsibility of supporting another breathing...

The GOP debate: How Gingrich connected

The CNN Southern Republican debate in South Carolina began with controversy last Thursday night. Former Speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich, was promptly questioned by CNN moderator John King about his ex-wife's accusations of Gingrich wanting an "open marriage" while they were together. Gingrich was not pleased with this question.


Texting and driving ban making no mark

Cell phone distractions account for an estimated 1.6 million automobile accidents annually, according to the National Safety Council. That's why Iowa and Nebraska initiated a "texting while driving" ban in July 2010. However, since the start of the ban fewer than 160 tickets or warnings have been written in Iowa and Nebraska, according to the Omaha World-Herald.


Recall petitioners bring controversy

In early November, during a final week of unexpectedly pleasant weather before the start of that special hell Nebraskans call "winter," the Mayor Suttle Recall Committee brought its efforts to UNO.


Top 15 Apps for the iCollegian

Life as a college student is challenging. Why not simplify things a little if you can? If you have an iPad, iPod or iPhone or if you are just iCurious… ahem, curious, I've compiled a list of apps that I've found either useful, efficient or - because we all need a little frivolity in our lives - silly.


Is this seat saved? Students find it difficult to locate study space in ASH

By Richard Larson, Opinion Editor If you have ever had class in Arts and Sciences Hall, then you have probably observed a lack of study-friendly...

UNO should provide more consistent vegetarian options

By Phil Brown OPINION EDITOR With the unpredictable appetite and wallet of a typical college student, I don’t find myself planning out every meal too far...

McDonald’s switches to fresh beef and automated ordering

Will Patterson Opinion Editor McDonald’s vigorous ad campaign over the past month has made it clear—the restaurant chain is officially admitting their classic burgers were falling...