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Aerobics teacher dedicates 20 years to teaching

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

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At Central there are many teachers that have made lasting impacts on countless students’ years. Although one would not expect a PE teacher to have that same effect has a core subject teacher can. Ms. Studer, aerobics teacher,...

Author visits UNO, creates discussion on Islam and violence

Simret Habte, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

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In the past few decades years, Islam has been portrayed as a religion that predisposes its believers to violence. This image has been fueled by use of the terms ‘islamic’ terrorism and others similar to it that encourage the general public ...

ACT Apporaching

Kween Alabi, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019

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Juniors across the Omaha Public Schools District are preparing to take the ACT, the American College Test. Students are required to take this college entrance exam on April 2nd. In order to facilitate a testing atmosphere, only third year...

Who runs the world?

Who runs the world?

March 29, 2019

Documentary exploits racism, systemic injustice in North Omaha

Anne Gallagher, Executive Editor

March 26, 2019

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Out of Omaha is a documentary that focuses on the lives of twin brothers Darcell and Darell Trotter. The film follows Darcell closely through his life in North Omaha and claims to focus on the systemic injustices of the city. The...

Some People Are Worth Freezing For- Omaha Polar Plunge

Molly Huibregtse, Staff Writer

March 23, 2019

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On Saturday February 9th, dozens of fearless do –gooders and adrenaline junkies participated in Omaha’s 13th Annual Polar Plunge.  In past years this event took place at Lake Cunnigham, however an unfortunate infestation ...

Cold days

Olivia Gilbreath, Staff Writer

March 18, 2019

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Winter in Omaha has carried midway through March, forcing OPS to use six snow days. Including Cheryl Logan, the OPS superintendent, a team of six people decides whether to call school off due to weather conditions. Snow days are ...

Omaha elects four new Senators

Malcolm Durfee O'Brien, managing editor

February 27, 2019

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Four new senators for the Omaha area were elected in 2018. The new legislators are Machaela Cavanaugh in the sixth Legislative District, Megan Hunt in the eighth Legislative District, Wendy DeBoer in the tenth Legislative District...

A Series of Unfortunate Investments

Molly Ashford, Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2019

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In late January, Omaha World Herald reporter Henry Cordes broke the story that the OPS pension fund is facing the consequences of a 771-million-dollar shortfall following a series of questionable investment choices. As the Omaha...

Tay Johnson Omaha Fashion Week

Kayla M. Johnson, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019

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  During the highly anticipated Omaha Fashion Week, there will be a special night entitled “OFW Spring 2019: High School Student Night” on Feb. 26. Selected and talented high school students throughout the metro...

Controversy Over A Salem Story’s Posters

Pangaea Kaan, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019

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A Voice in the Dark: A Salem Story, was a recent production put on by Scott Mead, Performing Arts director. The story was an adaptation of the historical Salem Witch Trials, which were the incorrect accusations of witches throughout...

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