Palestine in my heart: learning about Palestinian people, culture

Israelis and Palestinians have been in diplomatic and violent conflict for well over 50 years. Disillusionment with peace in the Middle East dominates the minds of many.  


Chancellor: ‘great time to be a Maverick’

During  his  annual State-of-the-University address, University of Nebraska Omaha Chancellor John Christensen declared the current moment as the greatest for Mavericks.


UNO named top military friendly school for third consecutive year

The University of Nebraska Omaha has recently been named one of the top military friendly schools, according to G.I. Jobs magazine. This is the third year in a row UNO has made the list and has been placed in the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools.


News You Can Use 9-20-11

News for the week of 9-20-11.


What kind of services does UNO offer?

As an incoming UNO student, it's easy to get lost in all the services UNO offers its students.


Forensics sweeps first tournaments

When Vanessa Hatfield-Reeker, assistant director of UNO's Forensics team, isn't in class or making lesson plans, she's working on forensics. 


Sorority golfs for a cause

Instead of sleeping in past noon, junior Schuyler Dougherty spent his Sunday morning teeing off at Tregaron golf course at 8 a.m


Black-Jew Dialogues blends entertainment, education

In their upcoming performance "Black-Jew Dialogues," Ron Jones and Larry Jay Tish use puppets, improvisation and personal experience to put on a show about racism, prejudice and hate.  
"We use laughter to break down walls and expose the absurdity of hatred," Tish said. "We hope that by the end, people have a better understanding of themselves, the people around us and can have open dialogue about our differences."