Black-Jew Dialogues blends entertainment, education

In their upcoming performance "Black-Jew Dialogues," Ron Jones and Larry Jay Tish use puppets, improvisation and personal experience to put on a show about racism, prejudice and hate.  
"We use laughter to break down walls and expose the absurdity of hatred," Tish said. "We hope that by the end, people have a better understanding of themselves, the people around us and can have open dialogue about our differences."
 


‘Times’ series makes newspaper “catalyst for discussion”

The Newspapers in Curricula program and several University of Nebraska-Omaha professors have once again teamed up to put current world and local news in perspective for students. They're also aiming to help relieve the stress of communicating in groups with a bunch of strangers.


Student Government passes campus car-sharing program

Student Government passed a measure that will offer an alternative approach to campus transportation. On Sept. 20, student senators voted to introduce a system known as ZipCar to UNO. 


Bomb threat found in campus bathroom

A bomb threat was found written in one of the bathrooms on campus.


Benefits not on Regents’ agenda

Due to a shortage of regents, the University of Nebraska Board of Regents will not vote on inclusive benefits during their Dec. 8 meeting.


Pep Bowl sidewalk notice

The Facility Management & Planning office announces starting today, July 18, at 9 a.m. the sidewalk between Sapp Fieldhouse and Allwine Hall to the Pep Bowl will be closed to any foot traffic. It is expected to re-open Monday, July 23.
Questions? Contact Bob Fuder at 402-554-2284.


UNL administrator named NU Associate Vice President-Academic Affairs

Longtime University of Nebraska-Lincoln Faculty Member and administrator Susan Fritz has been named associate vice president of academic affairs in the Office of the Provost at the University of Nebraska Aug. 12.  Her appointment became official Aug. 15.