Nude Venus De Milo statue outside Arts and Sciences symbolize problems with UNO art

We pass her every day. In the winter she is covered in layers, but she’s nude in the summer.  Confident and pretty, we’ve all...

Ironically, the “OK, Boomer” thing got old quick

Anthony Johnson CONTRIBUTOR Tik Tok was the birthplace of the latest dead horse to be beat. Teenagers are the target demographic of the potentially problematic app,...

OPINION: You shouldn’t feel guilty for taking a break

Hailey Stessman OPINION EDITOR “You should be guiltlessly taking breaks for yourself,” my art history professor said after a student mentioned that they bought themselves a...

Candy of the South

Two white brothers and an Indian friend,

Three heads above the alligator-green water

Of the Atlantic Ocean.


Toy company releases gender inclusive line of dolls

Megan Fabry A&E EDITOR Mattel, a toy company that creates popular brands such as Barbie, Hot Wheels and American Girl announced this month that they are...

Dial it down a notch

 

 

Today, our nation is in mourning. On Saturday afternoon, on a clear Arizona day, a lone gunman opened fire on a small crowd gathered to meet their elected representative.  Eighteen people were hurt in the attack, six of whom have since died, including a federal judge and a 9-year-old girl. U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, a Democrat from Arizona's 8th District, lies in a hospital recovering from a gunshot wound to the head.


Editorial: Iowa’s toss-up election has yet to be decided, hinges on less than 10...

Will Patterson OPINION EDITOR The 55th district of Iowa’s House of Representatives—a district located in northeastern Iowa—has yet to have a clear victor from the Nov....

Omaha takes cycling from recreation to transportation

Omaha has a growing cycling community and the city is well on its way to making its streets safer for cyclists. Omaha has the potential to be a bike-friendly city.