Monthly Archive: October 2013

UNL’s Young Republicans and Young Democrats forge a friendship 0

UNL’s Young Republicans and Young Democrats forge a friendship

U-N-L’s Young Republicans and Young Democrats stay active on campus and generally keep their distance from each other. As NewsNetNebraska reporter Madeline Clauff found, that isn’t the case for everyone.

Nebraska’s criminal justice system in the spotlight in Jenkins murder case 0

Nebraska’s criminal justice system in the spotlight in Jenkins murder case

Nebraska’s prison and criminal justice system has become a topic of concern as ex-convict Nikko Jenkins’ case unfolds in the news media. Jenkins is charged in four Omaha murders that happened shortly after his...

Uno: A UNL student’s search for her lost horse 0

Uno: A UNL student’s search for her lost horse

University of Nebraska at Lincoln Junior Kathleen Loach will tell you just how much she loves horses. It is this love that took her on a unusual journey recently. NewsNetNebraska reporter Haley Herzog explains.

Mid-Autumn festival helps UNL students adjust 0

Mid-Autumn festival helps UNL students adjust

This month, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln had its international student population increase by more than 100. NewsNetNebraska’s Chelsea Eaton looked into the intercultural program that supports the new international students in their transition to...

Photo exhibit of athletes who have come “out” goes on display at UNL 0

Photo exhibit of athletes who have come “out” goes on display at UNL

Jeff Sheng’s “The Fearless Project,” and “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell,” come to UNL’s Nebraska Union September 30th – October 11th.

Student athlete issues around the Big Ten 0

Student athlete issues around the Big Ten

Many people see Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel as the face to the pay-for-play issue circling the NCAA What many people may overlook, however, is a former Nebraska player, Sam Keller, is at the...

UNL research lassos higher beef prices 0

UNL research lassos higher beef prices

Story and photos by Heather Haskins, NewsNetNebraska When Freshta Baher walked into Runza this month, she wasn’t thinking about beef prices. She doesn’t have to; her parents pay for her meals. In a few...

Students pressed for UNL parking spots 0

Students pressed for UNL parking spots

Story and photos by Megan Conway, NewsNetNebraska With a campus as big as the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, it’s no surprise finding a parking spot can be challenging. “There have been many times when I’m...