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Class rank system unnecessary, causes stress

Emma Whaley, Executive Editor

May 10, 2019

Right there on your transcript, right under your GPA, sits your class rank. Some students worry endlessly about raising it, while others barely notice it’s there. For those obsessed with the idea of raising their class rank, ...

New Mayor of Lincoln

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

Lincoln has a new mayor, and his name is Fred Hoiberg. Earlier this month, the former Iowa State basketball player and star coach was introduced as the 28th head coach of the Nebraska men’s basketball program. He joins an athl...

Time For NU AD to Treat Basketball Like it Should

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

It is time for the Nebraska Athletic Department to start caring about the Nebraska basketball program. For too long, it has simply been ignored and not treated like volleyball and football at the administrative level. Back when the Huske...

Time for a Coaching Change at Nebraska Basketball

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

Deep down we all had to know, we had to know that a Nebraska basketball team that was 13-4 and ranked #24 in country was going to let us down. We had to know a team that beat Creighton by 19, Seton Hall by 23, Oklahoma State by 2...

Comeback For the Ages at the Masters

Ari Saltzman, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

A few weeks ago the greatest comeback in all of sporting history was completed. Tiger Woods won the 83rd playing of the Masters, emerging from a crowded leaderboard in one of the greatest final rounds in major championship hist...

Stan’ culture is toxic and obsessive

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, Staff Writer

May 8, 2019

Stan can be defined as an overzealous or obsessive fan of a particular celebrity. Stan culture is very popular amongst teens on social media who dedicate pages to their favorite celebrity. There are millions of stan pages on Instagram,...

Importance of diversity at the Oscars

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, staff writer

May 8, 2019

The Oscars are considered to be one of the most prestigious awards for artistic and technical merit in the film industry. This year ended the four year straight decline of ratings, it went up 12% due to the record high diversity...

Yalitza Aparicio

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, staff writer

May 8, 2019

Yalitza Aparicio was 2018’s biggest breakout actresses in Mexico. Her role in Roma got her nominated for an Oscar for best actress and landed the cover of Vogue Mexico. She has created lots of buzz in the media, many praising...

Students abusing Adderall as performance drug

Mackenzie Coughlin, Coughlin

May 2, 2019

The world today is such a competitive place and everyone feels that they need a leg up. To achieve an award, scholarship, grade, etc., one must need something to make him/her unique and stand out from the crowd. This is where...

Year-round school shows promising signs for education

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

May 2, 2019

A year-round school system can come across as daunting to one hearing the idea for the first time. Students and teachers alike cherish the warm months of not having to worry about school and having a long, relaxing break. However,...

Illegal Immigration into the United States

Pangaea Kaan, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

In 2016, when current president Donald Trump was first elected into office, one of the promises he ran on was regulating the illegal immigration into America by building a wall bordering Mexico. Although the promise of this wall...

Women’s impact in legislative law

Pangaea Kaan, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

Despite the progression the United States has accomplished over the years dealing with issues such as the representation minorities throughout the country, the government has failed in the representation of the women throughout...

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