Banned Books Week

Hannah Michelle Bussa NEWS EDITOR Banned Books Week was celebrated Sept. 26 to Oct. 2 this year. Sam Petto, the Communications Director for the ACLU of Nebraska,...

The Story Behind Orange Shirt Day

Hannah Michelle Bussa NEWS EDITOR Orange Shirt Day is held each year on Sept. 30 to commemorate those who died, as well as honor the survivors...

UNO hosts online First Amendment webinar

Jared Sindt ONLINE REPORTER Jeremy Lipschultz, Ph.D., will host a First Amendment and global free expression seminar on Thursday, Sept. 30. The event will have multiple...

State Sen. Carol Blood Enters the Race for Governor of Nebraska

Hannah Michelle Bussa NEWS EDITOR State Sen.Carol Blood announced her run for governor of Nebraska on Sept. 13. Blood said she decided to run for governor because...

Bi Week: Awareness and acceptance of the bisexual+ community

Hannah Michelle Bussa NEWS EDITOR Bisexual Awareness Week is celebrated annually from Sept. 16-23, ending on Bi+ Visibility Day. Bisexual Awareness Week, also called Bi Week, was...

Fentanyl-Related Overdoses Spike in Omaha

Grace Bellinghausen CONTRIBUTOR Fentanyl caused 21 overdoses and eight deaths in Lincoln and Omaha in the span of six days in August, and continues to claim...

Afghan scholar escapes back to UNO, but much is left at Taliban’s mercy

James Knowles A&E EDITOR In a harrowing journey that has been covered by local, national and international news, Hanif Sufizada escaped from Afghanistan’s capital city Kabul...

Fall Reading Series kicks off at Criss Library

Sara Meadows CONTRIBUTOR Saddiq Dzukogi kicked off the Fall Reading Series at the Criss Library on Wednesday night by reading pieces out of his poetry collection,...