5 Mavericks share their experiences during Winter Break

Winter Break is known to be a time for the classic activities of drinking hot cocoa, spending time with loved ones, celebrating all types...

Local artist follows her passion– and her students– into the world of watercolors

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER “Miss Mason, you’re the best art teacher in the world.” Julia Mason; an art teacher at Indian Hill Elementary School, Beals Elementary...

What the holiday season looks like for UNO students who don’t celebrate Christmas

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER I am a white woman who was raised Catholic, who received Care Bears under the tree throughout her childhood, who stopped...

Faculty Q&A with John Conrad of the Chemistry Department

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Dr. John Conrad started off studying guitar performance and now has five biochemistry academic publications listed to his name on his...

Faculty Q&A with Dawn Cripe of the Women’s and Gender Studies Department

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Women's and gender studies professor Dawn Cripe is the kind of teacher that will wear a matching "Girl Power" t-shirt with...

Confessions of a Math Lab TA

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER It all starts on syllabus day of freshman year algebra. The teacher tells students they have a required amount of weekly...

Yanira Garcia’s passion for nonprofit helps the Latino Community

By Jesus Alarcon Online contributor Yanira Garcia was the first in her family to attend college. Throughout her academic career at the University of Nebraska at...

The Fighter: Randy Reed II overcomes personal struggles off the basketball court

Isaac Holt CONTRIBUTOR If you saw him, you would never know what he has been through, you would never know the things he has seen and...