Kwanzaa celebration held at UNO

Gabriel Guardado CONTRIBUTOR University of Nebraska at Omaha students, faculty and staff and the Omaha community gathered together for a Kwanzaa celebration in the Milo Bail...

Period Day Event at UNO

Hannah Michelle Bussa NEWS EDITOR UNO’s Women and Gender Equity Center (WGEC), SustainUNO and the Office of Sustainability hosted a Period Day event on Oct. 11. Zee...

Photography exhibit focuses on Holocaust remembrance

The UNO Criss Library is currently hosting an exhibit by photographer Ophir Palmon. The exhibit, "Future, Beware!," is a collection of images taken as part of a larger project to examine the Holocaust through the eyes of Jewish-American teens. UNO and the Council for Holocaust and Genocide Studies are sponsoring the exhibit.
 


Campus security closely examined after Sandy Hook

Horrible school shootings such as the Columbine, Virginia Tech, or Sandy Hook events lead to heightened concern about the safety and security of the places where we spend our time. These events are devastating, but fortunately are less common than many other crimes and emergencies. Tornadoes, winter storms, chemical spills, fires and others are all potential threats, but UNO's Campus Security and Crisis Management Team have plans to address each. They are all available online and are worth being aware of as the new semester begins.
 


Eclectic Trappings

Because of the low light emanating from a single light source in the room, Bonnie O'Connell's first-floor office could be mistaken for a library or an art museum.


“UNO Cares” set to offer additional support to students this spring

Zach Gilbert NEWS EDITOR On Monday, Dec. 7, UNO announced their intention to provide students with supplementary support throughout the Spring 2021 semester with their “UNO...

New Samuel Bak Museum and Academic Learning Center set to open at UNO campus

Sara Meadows CONTRIBUTOR The future Samuel Bak Museum and Academic Learning Center will feature art and social justice, education, visual testimonies and memories regarding the Holocaust. The...

UNO graduate named one of Ten Outstanding Young Omahans

Sara Meadows NEWS EDITOR UNO graduate Josefina Loza was recognized by the Omaha Jaycees as a Ten Outstanding Young Omahans recipient. The Omaha Jaycees is the oldest...