Governor approves state budget package; NU faces less cuts than originally proposed

Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR The Nebraska Legislature approved the state budget package on Tuesday, which included University of Nebraska funding. Gov. Pete Ricketts signed the package...

UNO hosts Omaha Ambassadors Forum

Mitch Lienemann CONTRIBUTOR The Omaha Ambassadors Forum took place at the Thompson Alumni Center on Wednesday. The forum featured a discussion panel of four former U.S....

Take Back the Night rally held on campus

Alexandria Wilson CONTRIBUTOR “However we dress, wherever we go, yes means yes, and no means no!” This was just one of the many chants shouted by those...

Appropriations Committee recommends cuts to NU for 2018-19 fiscal year

Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR The Nebraska Legislature’s Appropriations Committee has gone against Gov. Pete Ricketts’ recommendation to cut funding to NU by four percent for the...

University of Nebraska reveals areas to be impacted if proposed budget cuts become reality

Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR University of Nebraska officials revealed last Tuesday which programs will be eliminated if the budget cuts proposed by Gov. Pete Ricketts become...

Community members create statewide coalition to advocate for the University of Nebraska

Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR A group of community members and business leaders have created a statewide coalition called One Nebraska to advocate for the University of...

UNO’s Staff Advisory Council and bookstore are teaming up to collect school supplies

Gregory Staskiewicz CONTRIBUTOR The Staff Advisory Council (SAC) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and the campus bookstore are working together this January to collect...

University of Nebraska braces itself for additional budget cuts

Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR The University of Nebraska is bracing itself for more budget cuts after Gov. Pete Ricketts proposed to cut the university’s budget by...