The Results are in!

Results for student government election proved a solid victory for Devin Bertelsen, PR/Advertising major and Shawn Addison, Business Management, after a close vote outcome Tuesday evening. Following a brief delay, votes for the 2012-2013 student regent were announced. Bertelsen and Addison won against Steffanie Hoffman, Biotechnology and Neuroscience major and Tyler Gatrost, Business major, by a close vote of 287 to 382 votes. Total voter turnout was 657 votes.


Joslyn brings a taste of Ancient Egypt to Omaha

The romance and intrigue often associated with Ancient Egypt has come to Omaha's Joslyn Art Museum.


Nebraskan musicians reflect on local scene at ‘Take Cover’ concert

There were nods to the newer and dues paid to the older at the Slowdown on Oct. 20, where local non-profit Hear Nebraska's "Take Cover" fundraiser concert took place. The themed show involved various Nebraskan artists covering the work of music scene peers. While some picks were further reaches than others, the sentiments were all in the right place.


The Crop hosts Faculty Reading Series for the spring semester

The University of Nebraska Omaha's student writing organization, The Crop, is hosting a series of events this semester known as the Faculty Reading Series. The series features professors from UNO who read and perform their own works throughout the spring semester. The events are Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. in the Milo Bail Student Center Dodge Room.


‘Contraband’ an entertaining escape

"Contraband," the new Mark Wahlberg film, works best if you go in with low expectations.


Coffee Craze

Omaha's mom and pop style coffee houses provide "pick-me-up" beverage choices and study space for hard-working college students.


The UNO Day of Percussion celebrates rhythm and cymbals

Late afternoon Saturday, April 7, the UNO Department of Music performed its annual Day of Percussion at the Strauss Performing Arts Hall.


UNO, Doane College impress with joint concert

From fast-paced army songs to elegant tunes prefacing a woman's marriage to a mystic Knight of the Holy Grail, the wind ensemble concert on Sunday put on by Doane College and the University of Nebraska Omaha had an eclectic selection of music.