Author: AmWoita

Spring brings out motorcycle riders, more of them are women 0

Spring brings out motorcycle riders, more of them are women

By Amanda Woita, NewsNetNebraska On a motorcycle, the wind is loud, even going slower than 40 mph without a helmet. The air is crisp and the cold makes its way through your clothes. Bumps...

Teach for America increases efforts at UNL 0

Teach for America increases efforts at UNL

By Amanda Woita, News Net Nebraska Editors note: Amanda Woita is a Teach for America applicant and is waiting to hear if she was accepted.  The number of Nebraska students trying to help close...

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UNL dancers find roots to modern dance

By Amanda Woita, News Net Nebraska In a line, dance students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln swayed their upper bodies in circles, letting their chest lead them. The dancers continued to reach toward the...

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...

UNL works to increase enrollment 0

UNL works to increase enrollment

By Amanda Woita, NewNetNebraska After joining the Big Ten, The University of Nebraska-Lincoln made new goals to keep up with the conference. One of those goals is to have 30,000 students enrolled by the...

One Billion Rising fights to end violence

By Amanda Woita, NewsNetNebraska Minutes before noon on Valentine’s Day and out of nowhere the staff from the Women’s Center and others appeared in the middle of the Nebraska Union. With a projector and...