Category: Campus

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...

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Exposure demystifies spiders for children

By Tiago Zenero, NewsNetNebraska Creepy and dangerous. That is how many people would define spiders. “They scare me,” Janet Hamilton said while she wached her child petting a spider. Spiders have eight legs and...

Campus Rec getting busier as year goes on 0

Campus Rec getting busier as year goes on

By Chris Casper, NewsNetNebraska Kathy Martins used to get up and run every morning in high school and workout. The 19-year-old history major thought her work ethic would transition into college but boy was she wrong....

Study: Parents paying hurts GPA 0

Study: Parents paying hurts GPA

By Tiago Zenero, NewsNetNebraka The more parents invest their children’s education, the worse their GPAs are, a new study developed by Laura T. Hamilton, Sociology professor of the University of California, found. “Students with...

Language, culture barriers between students and TAs

Language, culture barriers between students and TAs

By Elisabeth Loeck, NewsNetNebraska When Megan Pinches goes to her product development lab, she knows it will be a struggle. “The TA is Chinese, I think,” said Pinches, a senior food science major. “Her...

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...