University and local business winners in national coverage of Taco Cannon

By Phil Brown, Reporter Perhaps there’s nothing that epitomizes our modern culture than the phenomena of firing food through oversized guns at crowds of thousands as they anticipate...

Men’s basketball falls to Denver, 94 – 78

Kenneth Pancake CONTRIBUTOR Opening their final road trip of the regular season, Omaha dropped a decision to the Denver Pioneers in Colorado, by a score of...

Rock wall face lift: New mat improves safety for climbers

Katrina Jenkins CONTRIBUTOR The climbing wall in the Health, Physical Education and Recreation building was closed from mid-May to late June. While this may have frustrated...

UNO Volleyball players continue to grow as experience mounts

One of the stand out features of this year's Maverick Volleyball team is youth.  All but two of the team's 13 players are sophomore or freshman. So as expected most of the season will be devoted to development.


Domike, Puc place first at Iowa State

UNO Seniors Nkeiruka Domike and Anja Puc each  placed first at the Iowa State Open this past weekend at the Lied Recreation Center in Ames, Iowa.


Senior goalkeeper Haley Shelton: Making an impact from the box

Charlotte Reilly CONTRIBTOR Haley Shelton’s soccer career started with a bowling ball. Shelton, the goalkeeper for the University of Nebraska at Omaha women’s soccer team, said, “When...

Omaha hosts South Dakota State

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha softball team continued play in the Summit League over the weekend, hosting South Dakota State for a three-game series at...

Lakers draft UNO student

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER DISCLAIMER. THE TOPICS AND ISSUES COVERED IN THIS EDITION ARE NOT REAL NEWS. ... HAPPY APRIL FOOLS DAY. In a shocking upset, Gateway...