‘The Government Inspector’ will be ‘laugh out loud funny’

UNO theatre's latest production of "The Government Inspector" promises to be a good time. The play is adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher from Nikolai Gogol's original Russian piece. Professor Doug Paterson will direct.


Miley Cyrus’ New Album “Bangerz” Crazy or Cool?

In recent news, Cyrus has been known to stir up some controversy. With her evolving look, changed sound and upcoming album release, the 20-year-old and "Hannah Montana" star has continued to gain attention.


Wake up and smell the coffee

According to e-importz.com, American coffee drinkers consume an average of 3.1 cups of java per day. No doubt that statistic holds true, as coffee shops continue to appear everywhere, catering to people's daily caffeine needs.
It's safe to say Starbucks has been a pinnacle player in fueling the coffee craze. Over 40 years ago, the company began their trek of coffee world domination when the first Starbucks opened in Seattle's historic Pike Place Market, according to the company's website.
 


Contest seeks original short works by Nebraska students

UNO's Department of Foreign Languages, Masters of Arts in Language Teaching and the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies has teamed up with the Nebraska Humanities council to offer a way for young Spanish writers to publish their work.


UNO Brass Ensemble’s semester concert showcases students’ learning

The UNO Brass Ensemble concert on Tuesday, Nov. 6 brought a variety of deep brass and jazz sounds to the Strauss Performing Arts Center's Recital Hall. The evening included performances by the Low Down Brass Ensemble (trombones and tubas) and the Trumpet Ensemble.


’12 Ophelias’ continues this weekend at UNO

With a setting like "Water. Road. Time.," the audience at UNO's opening night performance of "12 Ophelias (A Play with Broken Songs)" knew they were in for a different kind of production.


The Omahahop Report

Hello, fellow hop heads! I apologize for the lack of beer news lately, but sometimes life gets super busy! Fear not, as I am back. I hope you enjoy these tidbits of information. There are some great things going on in the Omaha beer world and some great new beers are in stock. Prost!          


‘Argo’ offers new perspective of Iranian Hostage Crisis

"Argo" is the gripping story of six Americans that escaped from the U.S. embassy in Tehran, Iran after a mob of protesters stormed the embassy, taking everyone hostage. These six escapees find the Canadian Ambassador's house, and stay for months until CIA operative Tony Mendez, played by Ben Affleck, comes to their rescue.