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UNO’s Community Counseling Clinic provides learning opportunities and affordable mental health care

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR The Community Counseling Clinic at the University of Nebraska at Omaha provides affordable mental health care for community members and learning opportunities for graduate students. The clinic, which is located on the first floor of Roskens Hall, is run by the UNO Counseling...

Men’s Basketball Take a Road Win; Women Fall to Fort Wayne

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR The UNO Men’s Basketball team can finally take a breath of fresh air. After a difficult non-conference schedule (to put it mildly), they achieved their first conference win. And while the Omaha women’s team saw success earlier in the season, their latest loss...

UNO declares a “no day” despite below-freezing temps– and students have feelings about it

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER At 9:46 p.m. the evening of January 15, the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Twitter account posted an announcement that classes and activities would resume as usual the following day, even though many public school districts and local businesses in the...

Faculty Q&A with Martha Spangler, UNO’s Assistant Director of Student Organizations

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Any University of Nebraska at Omaha student involved in a student organization-- from the Pre-Vet club to Maverick Productions-- has worked with her, though they probably didn't realize it. Martha Spangler, the empowered and organized Assistant Director of Student Organizations, subtly...

UNO Hockey v. Miami University

Justin Kies    CONTRIBUTOR   The 17th ranked Maverick Hockey team continued their season on Friday and Saturday night, January 12th and 13th, with a home series against the 20th ranked Miami University RedHawks. Over 5,000 fans showed up for Friday night’s game which totaled 18 goals between...

Upcoming albums of 2018

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER 1) Justin Timberlake For Justin Timberlake fans, the wait for new music is almost over. The 36-year-old singer is set to release his fifth studio album, titled “Man of The Woods,” on Feb 2. This new record hasn’t been kept much of a...

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” falls short of expectations

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” the latest addition to the Star Wars franchise, debuted this past holiday season. The film drew a variety of responses from critics and fans alike—and for good reason. The latest Star Wars movie incorporates several exciting new...

Repeal of Net Neutrality goes against public opinion

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR For months, most internet users have held their breath in anticipation of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) repeal of net neutrality, the principle that internet service providers and regulating governments have a moral duty to treat all data and internet users the...