Omaha’s first digital library to open near UNO at former Borders store

By Eugene Kim, Contributor Omaha's plan for its own digital library is slated to open in the fall of this year in the former Borders...

UNO Emergency Management Degree ranked top program in the country

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor The University of Nebraska at Omaha was recently named the number one college for military veterans. Now, UNO has made...

POT Crossing: Marijuana creeps its way into Nebraska due to Colorado legalization, UNO...

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor Amendment 64 was enacted In November 2012, allowing adults in Colorado aged 21 and older to grow up to six...

Omaha Public Library’s June Family Fair celebrates Emancipation Proclamation

Mark your calendars. The Omaha Public Library's Charles B. Washington Branch will host its 13th annual June Family Fair on June 27. The Juneteenth celebration...

New travel ban affects UNO community

Grant Sobetski CONTRIBUTOR In a statement on Sept. 24, 2017, the Trump administration announced a newly revised travel ban, which will affect members of the UNO...

UNO researchers speak at autism conference

Asperger's Syndrome, or AS, is a common condition part of a larger subset of developmental disorders collectively known as the autism spectrum. Individuals who have AS are often very intelligent and have focused and narrowly defined interests, but have difficulty understanding and interpreting social cues, such as tone of voice and body language. Often they seem aloof, uncaring or even rude, when in reality they simply don't understand. They must be taught the social skills that their typically developing peers learn naturally, which can be a laborious process.


This Week In The News

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor Week of snow leaves Omaha in a skid Multiple accidents occurred after the snowfall Feb. 3, so many that police suspended...

UNO competes in Red Bull ‘Paper Wings’ contest

By Brooke Criswell, Contributor Seventy-six universities and over two thousand students participated in the national Red Bull Paper Wings Competition. The event, held Tuesday afternoon at Council Bluffs Municipal...