UNO eliminates summer commencement

To the dismay of some students, the University of Nebraska Board of Regents voted Jan. 28 to eliminate the August graduation commencement ceremony and host the two remaining May and December ceremonies on campus.


Crime Log

Monday, Nov. 1

1:45 a.m. Campus Security witnessed a vehicle run a stop sign on University Drive West. They later discovered an alcohol violation near Maverick Village and Omaha Police responded. One individual was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

2:45 p.m. A visitor reported theft of money from a vending machine at the Peter Kiewit Institute. The theft occurred between Wednesday, Oct. 27 at 1 p.m. and Monday, Nov. 1 at 2:30 p.m.


Senior BFA exhibit to close out semester in Weber gallery

Crisp design, towering symbolism and haunting imagery occupy the gallery space at the Weber Fine Arts building in the final exhibition of the fall 2011 semester. The exhibition is a showcase of the thesis projects of six Bachelor of Fine Arts students.


UNO hosts its first TEDx event

By Eugene Kim, Contributor The inaugural TEDxUNO conference was held at the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Strauss Performing Arts Center to a sold-out audience on Feb....

Safety walk to improve campus

Five students attended a Safety Walk that started at Milo Bail Student Center (MBSC) on Oct. 4. The walk was organized by Student Government and led by College of Public Affairs and Community Service Student Senator, Kyle Broich.


UNO changes parking and transportation service

Charlotte Reilly NEWS EDITOR The University of Nebraska at Omaha Parking Services has upgraded parking permits and the shuttle service in order to give students more...

Clusterflunk app allows students to share notes, get better grades

By Stefan Snijders, Contributor The student world may be even more interconnected on campus soon, thanks to a new service created by former University of...

Student launches kickstarter for poetry collection

By Ashley Quintela, Contributor The Old Market located in Downtown Omaha is full of shops, art and artists trying to make it in the world. One artist that...