Jazz, Sports and Comedy in Dance: Ballet Nebraska’s “Momentum” Comes to Joslyn Art Museum

March 31st, 2017

By Corbin Hirschhorn

“Very technical and classical things”

and,

“Lots and lots of jumping,”

and,

“Falling on the floor and doing something really fun and funny,” are all things to expect from Ballet Nebraska’s annual mixed repertory show, Momentum.

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Friday Faculty Focus: Melanie Krings

March 31st, 2017

By Brandon McDermott

Omaha, NE – On this week’s episode of Friday Faculty Focus, KVNO student reporter Brandon McDermott sits down with newly named new Executive MBA program director Melanie Krings. They discuss her new job and her plans for the future in the EMBA program.

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UNO’s Reading Series Features Poet, Traci Brimhall

March 30th, 2017

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—UNO’s Writer’s Workshop hosted poet Traci Brimhall last week as part of the school’s Reading Series. The reading series offers students and the public a chance to learn more about contemporary authors and the craft of writing.

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Sex trafficking penalties, party ballot access advance in Legislature

March 29th, 2017

By Fred Knapp

Lincoln, NE – Senators moved toward increasing penalties for sex trafficking and making it easier for political parties to maintain their place on the ballot in the Nebraska Legislature Wednesday.

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Bioscience jobs, problem pregnancies, sex trafficking discussed in Legislature

March 28th, 2017

By Fred Knapp

Lincoln, NE – Proposals to stimulate bioscience businesses, help parents with problem pregnancies, and increase penalties for sex trafficking were among measures considered by the Nebraska Legislature Tuesday.

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Tribute to Women in Science, “Silent Sky” Showing at the Blue Barn Theatre

March 27th, 2017

By Corbin Hirschhorn

Omaha, NE—The Bluebarn Theatre will present Silent Sky, written by contemporary playwright, Lauren Gunderson, on Thursday, March 23rd. The play is based on the true story of astronomer, Henrietta Leavitt, played by Haley Haas, working at the Harvard Observatory in the late 19th century.

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