University of Nebraska Omaha Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Sexual harassment training may create more sexual harassment at workRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Raw Story

    Sexual harassment courses aimed at preventing workplace discrimination can have the opposite effect, making men less capable of perceiving inappropriate behavior and more likely to blame victims, according to academic studies that cast doubt on traditional training programs. One researcher who has questioned the effectiveness of harassment prevention classes is Lauren Edelman, a professor of law and sociology at the University of California Berkeley, the prestigious school that has been at the center of a series of high-profile faculty misconduct scandals in recent months .


  2. HDR wins four IIDA Design AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | CE News

    ... and textures provokes honesty in materials. Winning the community and civic category, the University of Nebraska Omaha's Baxter Arena follows an interior concept of being an aggressive, yet minimal space that activates with use. Honesty in exposed ...


  3. Buffett's Children Say Both Parents Set Example for PhilanthropyRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Two of Warren Buffett's children praised their parents' example in a broad-ranging conversation about philanthropy that touched on their youth and lessons learned in giving away some of their father's wealth. "They absolutely shared the same values for social justice and equality," Susan Buffett, the billionaire's daughter, said Thursday at a panel discussion on philanthropy at the University of Nebraska, Omaha.


  4. Investors arriving in Omaha for Berkshire Hathaway meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | KGWN

    The main attraction is listening to Berkshire's CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger spend several hours answering questions at Saturday's annual meeting. But there are also a number of investing conferences and other events that take place in the days before company meeting.


  5. San Francisco police text scandal at odds with diverse imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Details of a second batch of racist and homophobic text messages sent by a San Francisco police officer seem at odds with the image of a rainbow-flagged city that prides itself on diversity. But people who have long complained of mistreatment by police are unsurprised, saying that the dozens of texts released by the city's public defender on Tuesday reflect a city where minorities feel increasingly harassed, whether by police or by developers eying traditionally ethnic neighborhoods for gleaming new condos.


  6. Flattery takes the mound in Iowa CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | The Messenger

    Flattery, a sophomore at the University of Nebraska Omaha, is slated to start for the Mavericks against Iowa at Duane Banks Field. First pitch is set for 6:05 p.m. A four-year letterwinner at St. Edmond, Flattery has a record of 0-2 over four starts and 11 appearances this season, which is his first with UNO after helping Iowa Central claim a regular season conference title last year.


  7. Denver Pioneers intend to renovate, expand off-ice space at Magness ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Denver Post

    Head coach Jim Montgomery goes over the practice drills on the ice at Magness Arena. With seven national championships, and on the heels of its 14th NCAA Frozen Four appearance, University of Denver hockey intends to further identify itself as Colorado's most successful Division I program by bringing in the bling.


  8. Seeing a Brand 'Probortunity,' Tinder Awards Scholarship to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    ... CEO is positioning Tinder as a vehicle for female empowerment. Rad recently awarded a University of Nebraska Omaha junior a $20,000 full-year scholarship after she was threatened to be booted from her sorority, Chi Omega. The grounds for her ...


  9. John Grisham tonight gives the inaugural Marion Marsh Brown lectureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 |

    The novelist John Grisham , who is giving away a short book about a cancer treatment, is to give a lecture at 7 p.m. tonight, Thursday, at Baxter Arena in Omaha, with free tickets available in advance, as long as they last, at the arena's box office. The box office was scheduled to close at 6 p.m. The two-hour event is the first of a writers lecture series to be held each spring at the University of Nebraska at Omaha in honor of author Marion Marsh Brown , who taught English at the school that was then Omaha University.


  10. Tinder Awards Scholarship To Woman Punished By Her Sorority For Using the AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Online Personals Watch

    Apr 20 - Shannon Workman, a junior at the University of Nebraska Omaha and a former member of the Chi Omega sorority, posted a photo of herself wearing a shirt with Chi Omega lettering on her Tinder profile. Administrators accused her of violating a "human dignity" rule, and began to move forward with membership revocation.


  11. Ex-NAACP official's visit to Omaha university draws backlashRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | KSL-TV

    Omaha residents have raised concerns about a visit from Rachel Dolezal, who resigned as president of an NAACP chapter in Washington last year after it was revealed that she is white. The Omaha World-Herald reports that University of Nebraska Medical Center professor Dr. Renaisa S. Anthony's decision to bring her to Omaha to talk about race on Wednesday sparked a backlash on social media.


  12. Fort Madison's Sarah Steffensmeier to run cross country, track at Nebraska-OmahaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Fort Madison High School's Sarah Steffensmeier takes second in the girls varsity race at the Timm Lamb Invitational cross country meet last fall at Rodeo Park in Fort Madison. Steffensmeier signed with the University of Nebraska-Omaha for cross country and track.


  13. UNO scores 1 of only 10 college wheelchair basketball teams in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | KETV-TV

    The University of Nebraska-Omaha scored to pick up one of only 10 college wheelchair basketball teams in the country. "You get to go down in the history books as the first people to start a program," said freshman Jeromie Meyer, who has been in a wheelchair since childhood.


  14. Spring Football Heats UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Bring On The Cats

    ... of the BatCats 5-1. (Keith Yaple, Corn Nation) Tonight, the BatCats look to recover against the University of Nebraska Omaha. First pitch is at 6:35 pm. (Avery Osen, The Collegian) Today, Retired U.S. Air Force General Richard B. Myers will be ...


  15. Nebraska student got booted from her sorority for Tinder mishapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Shannon Workman, a student at University of Nebraska Omaha, was kicked out of her Chi Omega chapter for a picture she had on her Tinder profile. A University of Nebraska Omaha junior got swiped from her sorority for wearing her Greek letters in a Tinder photo - and now the dating app is offering her a scholarship and an internship.


  16. St. Lawrence University Department of Geology hosting guest speaker in CantonRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | North Country Now

    St. Lawrence University's Department of Geology will host John F. "Jack" Shroder as the guest speaker for the Susan Caroline Ferguson Memorial Lecture in Geology. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will take place from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, in the Bloomer Auditorium, Brown Hall, room 122.


  17. Sorority Girl Who Was Kicked Out For Tinder Photo Gets Surprise From...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | WKRC-AM Cincinnati

    ... about our take on the events and news of the world.", "slug" : "53-The-New-College-Try" } } University of Nebraska Omaha student Shannon Workman was kicked out of her Chi Omega sorority for posting a "provocative" photo on her Tinder profile. The ...


  18. 'Will You See the Players Well Bestowed?'Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | Newswise

    In a recent piece appearing in the New York Review of Books, eminent Shakespearean Stephen Greenblatt writes that Shakespeare likely understood his role as a playwright to be of, at best, secondary importance in the theater. As a curious proof of this, Greenblatt cites a few titles in the folio which seem to be a canny wink at Shakespeare's own take on his function as writer, that of a mere conduit through which the thespians brought the true action to life.


  19. Tinder offers scholarship and internship to Nebraska Omaha student kicked out of sororityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Tinder offers full scholarship and paid internship to college student kicked out of her sorority for posting 'risque' photo of herself on the dating app Photo showed her standing next to two fellow Chi Omega sorority sisters as they all wore shirts that read 'Sweet Home Chi Omega' Now Tinder has offered her a full scholarship and a paid internship at their firm in support of the student Tinder has offered its first full scholarship to a University of Nebraska Omaha junior kicked out of her sorority for posting a photo of herself on the dating app wearing her organization's letters.


  20. University of Nebraska Omaha Student Shannon Workman Quits Sorority Because of Tinder PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Teen Vogue

    It's no secret your digital presence can have a big impact on your professional life - but for your standing in a safe space like a sorority? That's a new one. Shannon Workman, a student from the University of Nebraska Omaha, was told that she violated a "Human Dignity" rule of her sorority, Chi Omega, after she posted a photo to Tinder of her wearing a shirt that had her sorority letters, jean shorts, and cowboy boots.