Starting the semester right with tips for achievement

By Rachael Vacanti, Contributor Congratulations! You survived your first week of the semester. Now the question is, what about the rest of the semester? How...

Gender in the workplace: “You’re not that strong of a leader, Kami.”

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Towards the end of my freshman year of college, I applied to be a resident assistant on Scott Campus. I was...

A letter to my freshman self

Kamrin Baker Digital Editor Hi baby Kam, By now, you’ve realized that the minute you’ve enrolled as a Maverick at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, every...

Anatomy of a celebrity breakdown

I love Charlie Sheen. I know it's an odd statement to make given his current state, but I have since first seeing him in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off."


Gender in the workplace: Want to be a part of the change? #MeToo

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Read the other installments of this series here: Part One Part Two Part Three In 2007—10 years before the popular hashtag—Tarana Burke created a movement...

The cycles of gang violence

According to the Omaha World-Herald, there were 16 gang-related homicides and 1,312 aggravated assaults in Omaha in 2010.


A football player’s thoughts…

It's tough to just sit here and know that a program I dedicated 5 years of my life to has vanished overnight.


Is “Skins” too much for American TV?

A few months ago, when commercials for MTV's new show "Skins" started airing, no one really paid any attention.