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Engage triumphs over Revive in ASUN runoff election 0

Engage triumphs over Revive in ASUN runoff election

By Riley Johnson, News Net Nebraska The second time was the charm for Engage Party executives Eric Reznicek, Kaitlin Coziahr and Jeff Story. Their victories in Tuesday night’s Association of Students of the University...

Voter turnout likely to drop in ASUN runoff 0

Voter turnout likely to drop in ASUN runoff

By Reed Samson, NewsNetNebraska Record breaking voter-turnout last week sparked a runoff between the Engage and Revive for ASUN executive offices. But, with the runoff election today, will voter engagement last? Not likely. Marlene...

Campbell’s Nursery reveals its new spring plants 0

Campbell’s Nursery reveals its new spring plants

Story and photo by Bethany Schmidt, NewsNetNebraska At the Campbell’s Nursery spring festival, it was easy to stop and smell the Brandywine Lenten Roses. At least, it was for garden center manager Randy Wolf....

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...