Maverick Softball competes in Citrus Classic

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha softball team went 1-5 in the Citrus Classic in Kissimmee, Fl. over the weekend. UNO played two ranked teams of...

Spring swing split: Mavericks go 2-2 opening tournament

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR Omaha vs. Eastern Michigan: L 16-3 Omaha got off to a hot start in the season opener on Friday. In the first inning,...

Broadway producer visits UNO students

Kaylee Pierce CONTRIBUTOR Broadway producer Jenna Segal visited the University of Nebraska at Omaha to give a speech to students at Mammel Hall on UNO’s Pacific...

Legendary comedy troupe to perform at UNO

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR The Second City Improv All-Stars will perform two shows at the University of Nebraska at Omaha on Wednesday, March 9....

Beyoncé gets into “Formation”: Pro-black video, performance receives criticism

Taleisha Newbill CONTRIBUTOR The Queen Bee broke the Internet last weekend when she released a new song and video. The song, titled “Formation,” is a pro-black...

Imperfect Medicaid expansion bill a vital first step

Phil Brown OPINION EDITOR Currently, it’s estimated 77,000 Nebraska citizens languish in the dreaded health care “coverage gap”: people who can’t afford high-priced private health insurance...

Ghost of Omaha Past: City moves closer to destroying another historical landmark

Jessica Wade CONTRIBUTOR The Christian Specht Building sits at 1110 Douglas Street in downtown Omaha. Built in 1884 with its iconic Italian Renaissance Revival style and...

Shedding “The Freshman 15”

Trent Ostrom CONTRIBUTOR For many students entering college, “The Freshman 15” is something they likely experience. While this is an unfortunate situation, there is still the...