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.


Go Radio a force to be reckoned with

 

Go Radio may be new to the music scene, but front man Jason Lancaster is a veteran when it comes to writing explosive songs that catch the ears of music fans everywhere. The singer and guitarist, formerly of Mayday Parade fame, knows how to write an album that will stick. Go Radio's first full-length album, "Lucky Street," is a perfect taste of pop rock.


Beatlemania visits UNO

Curly head bouncing up and down, giant grin stretched across his face, fingers strumming the air, attentively mimicking his father's movements on stage, Ryan McGuigan's young son sat in the front row at "Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience" in the Strauss Performing Arts Center this past Saturday night. He embodied the soul of this intimate, personable show - family, friends, camaraderie, participation and pure fun.


New bookstore arrangement is organized chaos

By Kaitlin Vickers, Contributor Many University of Nebraska at Omaha students, ranging from freshman to graduate students, are finding the new layout of the UNO...

Ed Sheeran’s U.S. debut a welcome British invasion

 

Guitar in hand, Ed Sheeran has crossed the pond with a splash. The British singer-songwriter's first major label endeavor, "+," debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard 200 and No. 1 on the Folk albums chart. "+" isn't specifically folk, rock, pop or acoustic. Sheeran's chameleon writing and performance style varies so greatly that it's hard not to be impressed. 

The King’s Speech

Every so often a movie comes along that both exceeds expectations and is impossible to summarize in a pithy review column headline. "The King's Speech" is one of those movies.

Mary Poppins is pure magic

Mary Poppins: The Broadway Musical" is pure magic. I've loved the movie since I was five, and the stage production exceeded even my highest expectations.


‘Men in Black III’ stays true to form, answers some questions

The duo is back and better than ever. After a wildly successful start in 1997 and a not-so-splendid sequel in 2002, many were wondering if "Men in Black III" would make the cut.