Monthly Archive: March 2013

Bill would mandate covering autism treatment 0

Bill would mandate covering autism treatment

By Madalyn Gotschall, NewsNetNebraska For University of Nebraska–Lincoln junior Kacie Kavanaugh, LB505 means that more people will be able to afford to receive treatment from her and her coworkers. Kavanaugh has spent the last...

Smooth owner returns to porn 0

Smooth owner returns to porn

By Reed Samson, NewsNetNebraska Club Smooth was a dream Shane Harrington believed would allow him to leave the porn business behind. On Feb., 28, the 38-year-old Lincoln man sold the club located at 1644 O...

In search of ‘thinspiration’, young girls turning to Twitter for eating disorder info 0

In search of ‘thinspiration’, young girls turning to Twitter for eating disorder info

By Maricia Guzman, NewsNetNebraska Jamie Mullen sat in her family’s computer room in the basement of her Colorado home. The soft glow of her computer screen illuminated her face as she sat alone scrolling...

Class requires volunteering at UNL 0

Class requires volunteering at UNL

By Tiago Zenero, NewsNetNebraska All kinds of class at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln require books, calculators, even computers. But several require something most students will never see on a syllabus: Volunteering. “Our hope is...

UNL students bring home stories, lessons from São Paulo 1

UNL students bring home stories, lessons from São Paulo

Photo by Anna Reed, Searching São Paulo. Men pray at the crack rehab center outside of São Paulo, Brazil. Amanda Woita, News Net Nebraska Descendants from slaves collect oysters to make a better life...