Faculty Q&A with Jeremy Johnson of the Art Department

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Not only a pro assistant professor but a pro art advocate, Dr. Jeremy Johnson of the University of Nebraska at Omaha...

Monarch migration a metaphor for native America in Bemis Center exhibit

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER In fluttering swarms of orange and black, millions of monarchs migrate from Canada to Mexico every year. These butterflies, with only a lifespan...

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...

Local artist follows her passion– and her students– into the world of watercolors

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER “Miss Mason, you’re the best art teacher in the world.” Julia Mason; an art teacher at Indian Hill Elementary School, Beals Elementary...

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Taylor Swift doesn’t give a damn about her “Reputation”

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Taylor Swift and I have a history. The first time I heard her music, I was actually planning on purchasing a Carrie...

A few of our favorite things: October edition

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER October is almost Oct-over, and to celebrate, I asked some Mavericks what their favorite things were from the arguably spookiest month...

A Guide to Nebraska in the fall

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER The long knit socks have come out of their hiding place in the back of our drawers, sweaters have slipped off...

Cultural enrichment fund connects students with art

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER Theatre Department Coordinator Steven Williams arrived at UNO in 1995. Students paid $12 for tickets to performances then, only making up 20...