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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 person even just a minute older than you has told you how quickly your college experience will go by. You...

How & Why you should attend UNO athletic events

Erick Mauro CONTRIBUTOR Dear UNO freshmen: are you looking for something to do on campus without dropping too many dimes? Are you looking to make new friends? Sporting events are the way to go, and with all the fun athletic programs the University of Nebraska at...

Warren Buffett donates over $100,000 to Daily Nebraskan

Charlotte Reilly NEWS EDITOR Warren Buffett announced his donation of over $100,000 in stock to the University of Nebraska, Lincoln student newspaper, the Daily Nebraskan on July 16. The donation to the Daily Nebraskan (DN) was included in Buffett’s $3.4 billion stock giveaway the week of July16. The...

The dorm life survival guide

Isabelle Robuck CONTRIBUTOR As the school year approaches, the sound of the College World Series games and fireworks will be replaced by the ringing of the UNO bell tower. For some, the fresh start brings about order and regimen. It is time to replace the beach towels...

Five great moments in UNO’s Division I History

Drake Foss CONTRIBUTOR In the fall of 2011, UNO began the process of upgrading their athletic program to NCAA Division I status. Any school will tell you that it’s no easy process. Now, 7 years later, The Gateway is taking a look back to name the...

College seniors advice to incoming freshmen

McKenzy Parsons CONTRIBUTOR Walking into the first day of the first class of the first year of college life is an emotional rollercoaster that even coffee and energy drinks can’t fix. Students might not know what to expect, where to go, or how to prepare for the...

Here’s everywhere on campus you can find a blue emergency phone

By Kamrin Baker DIGITAL EDITOR Living, learning and working on a college campus comes with a great deal of pride, joy and reward. However, it can also be accompanied by threats of danger and intermittent fear. At the University of Nebraska at Omaha, public safety officers...

Seven @MeanStreetsOMA members disband after moral disagreements with founder

By Kamrin Baker DIGITAL EDITOR Early Tuesday afternoon, local Omaha Twitter feeds were abuzz with drama coming from the once-powerful independent news outlet, Mean Streets Omaha (@MeanStreetsOMA). All seven of the account's contributing users announced their resignation from the account-- effective immediately. Mean Streets is known for...