UNO study reveals poverty rates rising among Hispanic population

By Stefan Snijders, Contributor The University of Nebraska system may be at the nation’s forefront for research in various fields: a recent study by UNO researchers about poverty rates in...

A home for the holidays

MaverickPR, The UNO Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America, teamed up with the Town and Country Humane Society for its annual fundraiser on Sunday at The Bookworm bookstore, 8702 Pacific St. Thirty-two dogs, four cats and one rabbit posed for pictures with Santa Paws, a part played by School of Communication professor Chris Allen. Allen's wife, Elaine, was Mrs. Paws.


A letter from NU President Hank Bounds

April 13, 2015 Dear University of Nebraska student, I can’t think of many more important people to write on my first day as president of the university than the 51,000...

Omaha area pools, splash pads are open

We've compiled a big list of area pools and splash grounds. So grab your flip-flops, swim trunks, sunscreen, beach towel and head to one of...

Lights On Afterschool program celebration

Sophie Clark CONTRIBUTOR While the Lights On Afterschool celebration held on Saturday was filled with fun family activities, it also conveyed an important message to Omaha. Created...

UNO Wrestling family ‘devastated’

 

The UNO Wrestling team won the battle but may have lost the war, capturing a third consecutive national championship just hours before learning the program is poised to be permanently cut.


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...

Warren Buffett donates over $100,000 to Daily Nebraskan

Charlotte Reilly NEWS EDITOR Warren Buffett announced his donation of over $100,000 in stock to the University of Nebraska, Lincoln student newspaper, the Daily Nebraskan on...