The UNO Health Fair, presented by Student Health and Mav-Rec Wellness, was held last Thursday in the newly renovated Health, Physical Education and Recreation building.
Walking into the new Red Mango downtown, I saw a sign advising me to "Rethink Yogurt." Well, I didn't think about yogurt much before my two trips to Red Mango, but I can't help but give it a bit of attention after my visits to the frozen yogurt shop.
The Meyer Foundation for Disabilities will hold a late-night bike ride July 16 in Omaha to raise funds for the organization.
UNO graduates and corporate sponsors unveiled Omaha's first outdoor fitness park June 29 at Elmwood Park.
While living through your college years, you may often find yourself strapped for time. Whether you're living on or off campus, you're probably too busy to cook something wholesome and clean up afterwards. Between classes, studying, work and other responsibilities, students often have little time to partake in activities that they truly love.
It's inevitable – once you start classes, you're going to be crunched for both time and cash. And since you're not looking to order all your meals from McDonald's Dollar Menu (at least, I hope you're not), you'll need a plan. Otherwise, you'll find yourself deciding how to make a half-eaten bag of Doritos and minimarshmallows into a balanced meal at 11 p.m. on a Tuesday night. Been there, done that.
Most students know they need to hightail it to the emergency room with a broken arm or a severely bleeding cut. But less serious injuries can leave students playing guessing games with their health.
For many Omahans, living on the brink of the worst flood in decades is a disaster waiting to happen. For the students and faculty in UNMC's College of Public Health, it's an opportunity to help the community.