Bike Riding & Reading: A Message to the Governor and Legislature

Nancy Fulton President of the Nebraska State Education Association Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving. ~ Albert Einstein As...

From Omaha to Egypt: How to Forget the Pyramids

Mariel Richter CONTRIBUTOR Some people love Egypt for its rich and amazing ancient civilization. If you have a tour guide and endless resources, by all means—go...

Millennials: The first generation to live predominately with their parents

Mariel Richter CONTRIBUTOR More young adults have are now living with their parents than they have in 130 years. 32.1 percent of young adults aged...

Opinion Editorial: U.S. Arms Sales and Proxy Wars

Mariel Richter CONTRIBUTOR “To secure peace is to prepare for war,” sang Metallica in their famous 1990s “Don’t Tread on Me” song. To their credit,...

MavRide expansion a step in the right direction

By Phil Brown OPINION EDITOR The difficulties of parking on or near the University of Nebraska-Omaha campus have been written about ad nauseum in this paper....

Obama’s gun orders infringe on nobody’s rights

By Jessica Wade CONTRIBUTOR “Hundreds of thousands of Americans have lost brothers and sisters or buried their own children. Many have had to learn to...

[Opinion Piece] The myth of designing diversity, inclusion

By Matthew C. Stelly CONTRIBUTOR I originally wrote the guts of this article and made the presentation in October of 2000, and presented it at the...

UNO should provide more consistent vegetarian options

By Phil Brown OPINION EDITOR With the unpredictable appetite and wallet of a typical college student, I don’t find myself planning out every meal too far...