Bounds chosen as NU President, Life-long educator brings experience and high hopes to Nebraska

By Jackson Taylor, News Editor After a long and much-anticipated wait, the University of Nebraska school system has a new president. After two hours of...

Occupy Wall Street protests reach downtown Omaha

Nearly 1,000 people gathered in the plaza near the City-County building at 17th and Farnam streets on a clear, cool Oct. 15 morning in support of the Occupy Wall Street movement ongoing in New York City.


University leaders respond to DACA announcement

By Cassie Wade MANAGING EDITOR University of Nebraska president Hank Bounds and University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellor Jeffrey Gold released statements Tuesday morning in response...

Keystone XL Pipeline: How to go bust in 90 days

President Obama is in a pretty tight spot right now. Santa Ana political winds blow stronger with the approach of the fall election season, fanning the flames as major media stations compete to determine where the wildfire will break out first and how extensive damages could be.


UNO ranked in top ten most military friendly universities

Greg Staskiewicz CONTRIBUTOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha was named one of the most military-friendly universities in the country by a Military Times survey. UNO ranked...

Nebraskans with the Red Cross preparing to deploy; assist those in path of Hurricane...

Tim Eaves Contributor As the Carolinas and Virginia prepare for Hurricane Florence to make landfall, 11 Nebraskans are preparing to deploy with the Red Cross. Region...

UNO Forensics team places third in national tournament

    By Jackson Taylor, News Editor The University of Nebraska at Omaha speech team, MavForensics, continued its history of competitiveness in a national contest, finishing third overall. Last...

Innocence Project students said to have used hidden wire during interviews

Student journalists for Northwestern University's Medill Innocence Project wore hidden tape recorders during an investigation into an alleged wrongful conviction, prosecutors told a Cook County judge Wednesday.