Author: m.rivas

Fashion, food, music intertwine for runway show

Fashion, food, music intertwine for runway show

The UNL textiles, clothing and design department is collaborating with other university departments to make this year’s runway the show the most extravagant one yet.

Sen. Coash's 'film bill' heads to governor's desk

Sen. Coash's 'film bill' heads to governor's desk

A legislative bill allowing Nebraska communities to use local economic development funds to attract filmmakers is set to become law this month.

‘Strivers Row’ defies conventional poetry rules to stun UNL crowd 0

‘Strivers Row’ defies conventional poetry rules to stun UNL crowd

The Strivers Row makes a memorable Nebraska debut, showcasing societal struggles through the art of spoken word.

Ice skater prepares as ‘Disney on Ice’ audition approaches 0

Ice skater prepares as ‘Disney on Ice’ audition approaches

For more than 16 years, Ashley Nguyen has been preparing for this one moment — an audition with “Disney on Ice” and a chance to share her passion for ice skating with the world.

Mekita Rivas: Ready to write a new chapter

Mekita Rivas: Ready to write a new chapter

“So…what are you?” When people meet Mekita Rivas, this question inevitably sneaks its way into the conversation. “I typically want to respond with my trademark sassy sarcasm and say something to the effect of,...