New students can expect increased tuition

Average full-time tuition at UNO will increase $135 this fall semester. The University of Nebraska Board of Regents unanimously approved a 2011-12 operating budget June 17 that would raise tuition by 5 percent, continuing similar increases over the past seven years.


Pipeline finds way into UNOrthodox speech

The Keystone XL pipeline is spilling into just about every discussion in Nebraska these days.


Alcoholics Anonymous meetings to be held on campus

The UNO Recovery Community would like to put information about on-campus Alcoholics Anonymous meetings. AA meetings are held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from...

Take Back the Night rally held on campus

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR University of Nebraska at Omaha students and community members gathered at Memorial Park Thursday to participate in Take Back the Night, an...

Crime Log

Monday, Nov. 1

1:45 a.m. Campus Security witnessed a vehicle run a stop sign on University Drive West. They later discovered an alcohol violation near Maverick Village and Omaha Police responded. One individual was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

2:45 p.m. A visitor reported theft of money from a vending machine at the Peter Kiewit Institute. The theft occurred between Wednesday, Oct. 27 at 1 p.m. and Monday, Nov. 1 at 2:30 p.m.


Hard to find fresh produce in Douglas County

Danielle Meadows CONTRIBUTOR Douglas County residents, healthcare professionals and students came together at the annual Omaha Health Summit held at Creighton Friday for discussions and activities...

Shedding “The Freshman 15”

Trent Ostrom CONTRIBUTOR For many students entering college, “The Freshman 15” is something they likely experience. While this is an unfortunate situation, there is still the...

Vlasek earns award for helping Exploring program soar

Scott Vlasek, director of UNO’s Aviation Institute, has spent years helping bring the Boy Scouts of America’s “Exploring” program to new heights. The Exploring...