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With the holiday season in full swing, seasonal entertainment events in the Lincoln area are numerous. For those looking for sax-infused holiday fun, modern jazz legend Wynton Marsalis will lead the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra in a performance at the Lied Center for Performing Arts on F…

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Nebraska’s first true road game of the season stuck to the script, as rebounding and poor shooting doomed the Huskers from the start in a 73-56 loss at Georgia Tech on Wednesday night. Here are five takeaways from the loss.

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Nebraska basketball couldn’t do much right on Wednesday night, with old problems rearing their ugly heads against Georgia Tech in another early stumbling block for head coach Fred Hoiberg’s squad.

Nebraska football started the season ranked No. 24 in the Associated Press’ preseason poll, but it wasn’t even close to the wildest thing that happened during Scott Frost’s second season at the helm.

When watching a movie, it’s incredibly easy to get swept up by an interesting story, a grand performance or a fictional world that’s populated with strange creatures. Movies like “Star Wars” and “Lord of the Rings” provide an intense sense of wonder that can make audiences want to return to …

Armed with an idea, University of Nebraska-Lincoln English Professor Robert Lipscomb started the English department’s first podcast: “Plainstate.” The podcast began as a celebration of the English department, as Lipscomb wanted to showcase news and stories to the graduates to undergrads.

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Last Saturday, Nebraska volleyball was slated to have its senior day as it was the team’s last home regular-season match. However, there was no ceremony because there are no seniors on the team, a rarity for most college sports teams

After all the chaos and surprises of the regular season, the Big Ten Championship Game is set. Ohio State and Wisconsin will meet in the championship game for the third time in six seasons. The Buckeyes could make the College Football Playoff even with a loss, while Wisconsin will make a goo…

Both cars stolen from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus at the beginning of November have been located, according to John Backer, police operations captain for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Police Department.

As the light begins to shine brighter at the end of this semester’s tunnel, finals week draws nigh. With three weeks until the official close of the semester, it is so close — yet so far away. The only intolerable pain is curable pain, so, in the spirit of getting stuff done, The Daily Nebra…

In Week 13 of the NFL season, 21 former Huskers were active on NFL rosters, two were on injured reserve, one was on a practice squad and one was suspended. Here are the standout performances from this weekend. 

Over Thanksgiving break, I had the deep and morbid displeasure of attending a five-year-old’s funeral. I’d known the family for over a decade. I used to play with their two oldest kids during summers off of school, and I’ve babysat for them on more than one occasion. I’m not a stranger to th…

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Every year, when November’s turkey meals have been replaced with platters of frosting-dressed gingerbread men and their peppermint houses, Bryce Bassett’s cheeks flush rosy red with excitement. He can finally secure his long-awaited curly, white beard to his face, fasten his burnished black …

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On game days, the fans, players, coaches, officials and other staff members all contribute to the atmosphere during sporting events. One of those factors that might be overlooked is the person whose voice rings in the air the most throughout the game — the public address announcer. 

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As part of our Curious Cornhuskers initiative, an anonymous reader asked The Daily Nebraskan, “Why is this listed [on the bottom of The Daily Nebraskan website]: ‘UNL students that are passionate about medicine can speak with Lasik Omaha doctors to learn more about the medical advances in ey…

In recent interviews, Martin Scorsese has made it clear how he feels about the influx of comic book films in recent years. He believes cinema is an art form that brings the unexpected. In superhero movies, however, nothing is at risk and therefore it doesn’t qualify as cinema.

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As Thanksgiving break ends, University of Nebraska-Lincoln students are faced with the looming responsibilities of upcoming deadlines and finals. However, the holiday season is also now in full swing, providing a glimmer of hope for students to reach for as the semester reaches its end. 

A certain energy comes with a live performance. Maybe it’s the excitement of seeing a beloved artist perform the songs you’ve memorized, or maybe it’s the anticipation of discovering a song to add to one of your playlists. For me, it’s the feeling of being surrounded by people who share the …

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Nebraska rallied from a 14-point halftime deficit to tie the game against Iowa, but as was the case a year ago, a last-second field goal ended the Huskers’ season with a loss. Here are position grades from today’s game:

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The Huskers had a chance to end the season on the right note. In the face of incredibly high early season expectations being dashed, the relatively modest goal of making a bowl game was in Nebraska’s sights. In the end, Nebraska was unable to achieve that, too.

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Fred Hoiberg brought a revamped roster and a fresh style of play to Lincoln, but one thing Hoiberg had yet to identify over the season’s first six games is a go-to scorer when games get close.

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Nebraska beat Southern Florida and took the third place trophy in the Cayman Islands Classic. There are plenty of positives to take from this performance and Nebraska has certainly improved from the blowout loss against UC Riverside. However, this doesn’t mean everything is perfect, and old …

Nebraska heads into the regular season finale against Iowa in need of a win for bowl eligibility. The Hawkeyes enter Friday’s game after back-to-back wins against Minnesota and Illinois and sit at 8-3 on the season.

The holidays are prime time for traveling to places both familiar and new. Whether by car, plane, boat or train, there is always an abundance of time to burn. Naturally, listening to music or watching the scenery go by can lose its entertainment value quickly. Luckily, thanks to the miracle …

The Nebraska women’s gymnastics team is young this season, returning just five upperclassmen. The only seniors on the team are Sierra Hassel and Taylor Houchin, who have found success individually and been a part of the team’s success during their collegiate careers.

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The smell of sweet dough and sugary glaze fills the atmosphere of LaMar’s Donuts on 16th and Q streets as a case of fresh donuts greets the eager customers filing in. As patrons get their donut fix, a glimpse of colorful artwork can be found on a wall next to the condiment table of straws, c…

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Junior guard/forward Shamiel Stevenson, who transferred to Nebraska from Nevada, will be ineligible to play in the 2019-20 season for the Huskers after his waiver was denied by the NCAA. The Toronto native will join junior forward Derrick Walker and fellow Canadian sophomore guard Dalano Ban…

As Thanksgiving vacation poses to kick off the cozy holiday season, there’s no better time to curl up with a new book. With only a handful of days left in 2019, it’s the perfect time to look back on the plethora of innovative, thought-provoking stories released this year that can either tran…

The college football regular season is coming to an end next week, and Ohio State has clinched the Big Ten East. In the West, both Minnesota and Wisconsin won their Week 12 games to set up a division-clinching showdown between the two teams to see who will challenge the undefeated Buckeyes i…

In Week 12 of the NFL season, 21 former Huskers were active on NFL rosters, two were on injured reserve, one was on a practice squad and one was suspended. Here are the standout performances from this weekend. 

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Nebraska won against Washington State in the first game of the Cayman Island Classic, and showed a lot of good. However, it’s important to ask the question of whether or not the good Nebraska showed is indicative of improvement or an aberration. Here’s three takeaways that seek to answer tha…

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After a 54-7 blowout win against Maryland, the Huskers now sit at 5-6 and need a win on Saturday against rival Iowa to make a bowl game. The added incentive of a potential bowl game hanging in the balance doesn’t mean Nebraska will be treating this game any differently.

With Thanksgiving just a few days away, it was a quiet week for freshmen with only nine competitions where freshmen took action. For the second week in a row, The Daily Nebraskan Freshman Athlete of the Week goes to Nebraska volleyball outside hitter Madi Kubik.

There is a striking difference between pre- and post-hiatus Beck. Back in 2008, the experimental and indie rock giant released possibly the last truly out-there album of his career with the Danger Mouse-produced “Modern Guilt.” Six years later, the once-labeled “face of the slacker generatio…

When Disney’s “Frozen” hit theaters in the winter of 2013, it became an instant sensation. Moviegoers around the world instantly fell in love with Anna, Elsa, Olaf, Kristoff and the rest of the film’s characters. “Frozen” toys and other merchandise could be found in most major stores, and ch…

On Sunday, the Nebraska wrestling team traveled to Cedar Falls, Iowa and defeated the No. 15 Northern Iowa Panthers, 23-19. The Huskers have now defeated back-to-back ranked opponents after defeating the No. 12 Wyoming Cowboys 28-7 on Friday. 

Coming off a five-set win against No. 7 Minnesota, No. 6 Nebraska traveled to Madison, Wisconsin, for a shot at taking the Big Ten crown against the No. 5 Wisconsin Badgers. The winner of Sunday’s match would lead the conference and be a potential top-four seed in the NCAA Tournament.

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Nebraska played one of its most complete games of the Scott Frost era in a 54-7 win over Maryland. The Husker offense put up 531 yards, while the defense held Maryland to just 206 yards. With that win, Nebraska is now one win away from gaining bowl eligibility.

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Junior middle blocker Lauren Stivrins was rallying her teammates during the break between the fourth and fifth set as she spoke for the entire break. The No. 6 Huskers had blown a 2-0 match lead to No. 7 Minnesota and needed something to turn around their misfortunes.

In the small, toasty Nebraska Union Ballroom, an audience was ready to experience the performance of six of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s student a cappella groups which were ready to show their skills and give the audience a great show for “A Capella Night,” put on by the University …

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Nebraska basketball won its first close, exciting game in the Hoiberg era. Despite being a game which should have been, by all predictions, a Nebraska blowout, the Huskers showed a capacity to do something heretofore unseen. Grit, ‘it’ factor or clutch, the Huskers showed it Saturday night. …

Nebraska football has featured many great players and NFL starters in its storied history, like Ndamukong Suh, Lavonte David and Ahman Green. They were able to showcase their ability to play at the next level during their time at Nebraska. However, some players did not have that fortune and …

I’ve never really had an interest in “Charlie’s Angels.” I never watched the original series from the ‘70s. I haven’t seen either of the two movie adaptations starring Cameron Diaz, Lucy Liu and Drew Barrymore from the early 2000s, and, when I heard that director Elizabeth Banks was going to…

Students spotted several helicopters from three different organizations circling the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus on Friday, Nov. 15, and again at Memorial Stadium during the Nebraska vs. Wisconsin football game on Saturday, Nov. 16.

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Bearing warm smiles and the enticing aroma of Valentino’s pizza, the Psychology of Gender Student Organization welcomed students into the Regency Room in the Nebraska Union on Nov. 19 for a screening of “Nanette,” a live comedy performance by Hannah Gadsby that touches on topics involving ge…

Festooned with flags from dozens of countries from around the world, filled with tables of festive colors and smelling of food from different ethnic restaurants, the Henrickson Family Atrium inside the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s College of Business hosted its first Global Cafe and Conn…

Nebraska football has another big game this weekend, with the Huskers needing a win against Maryland to break a four-game losing streak and keep their hopes for bowl eligibility alive. Nebraska has had just one road win on the season, but will have a chance to get a second against a Terrapin…

In an isolated spot on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s East Campus lies a hefty track, sprawling upon a barren field, waiting to host the tromps of tractor tires. Perched on a hill overlooking the grand concrete oval sits a quaint white-walled museum. 

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When Nebraska women’s basketball center junior Kate Cain takes the floor, she is automatically a candidate to host a block party in the paint. Cain entered the season fourth in school history in career blocks, and that and her all-around defense has translated to the entire Nebraska team.

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On the corner of 26th and Randolph streets, a modest tan building houses a business and community space by the name of Treasure Threads. The owner, Abby Carey, opened the vintage clothing store in July 2019, only a couple months after graduating from Lincoln Southeast High School.

There is a striking difference between pre- and post-hiatus Beck. Back in 2008, the experimental and indie rock giant released possibly the last truly out-there album of his career with the Danger Mouse-produced “Modern Guilt.” Six years later, the once-labeled “face of the slacker generatio…

When Disney’s “Frozen” hit theaters in the winter of 2013, it became an instant sensation. Moviegoers around the world instantly fell in love with Anna, Elsa, Olaf, Kristoff and the rest of the film’s characters. “Frozen” toys and other merchandise could be found in most major stores, and ch…

On Sunday, the Nebraska wrestling team traveled to Cedar Falls, Iowa and defeated the No. 15 Northern Iowa Panthers, 23-19. The Huskers have now defeated back-to-back ranked opponents after defeating the No. 12 Wyoming Cowboys 28-7 on Friday. 

Coming off a five-set win against No. 7 Minnesota, No. 6 Nebraska traveled to Madison, Wisconsin, for a shot at taking the Big Ten crown against the No. 5 Wisconsin Badgers. The winner of Sunday’s match would lead the conference and be a potential top-four seed in the NCAA Tournament.

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Nebraska played one of its most complete games of the Scott Frost era in a 54-7 win over Maryland. The Husker offense put up 531 yards, while the defense held Maryland to just 206 yards. With that win, Nebraska is now one win away from gaining bowl eligibility.

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Junior middle blocker Lauren Stivrins was rallying her teammates during the break between the fourth and fifth set as she spoke for the entire break. The No. 6 Huskers had blown a 2-0 match lead to No. 7 Minnesota and needed something to turn around their misfortunes.

In the small, toasty Nebraska Union Ballroom, an audience was ready to experience the performance of six of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s student a cappella groups which were ready to show their skills and give the audience a great show for “A Capella Night,” put on by the University …

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Nebraska basketball won its first close, exciting game in the Hoiberg era. Despite being a game which should have been, by all predictions, a Nebraska blowout, the Huskers showed a capacity to do something heretofore unseen. Grit, ‘it’ factor or clutch, the Huskers showed it Saturday night. …

Nebraska football has featured many great players and NFL starters in its storied history, like Ndamukong Suh, Lavonte David and Ahman Green. They were able to showcase their ability to play at the next level during their time at Nebraska. However, some players did not have that fortune and …

I’ve never really had an interest in “Charlie’s Angels.” I never watched the original series from the ‘70s. I haven’t seen either of the two movie adaptations starring Cameron Diaz, Lucy Liu and Drew Barrymore from the early 2000s, and, when I heard that director Elizabeth Banks was going to…

Students spotted several helicopters from three different organizations circling the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus on Friday, Nov. 15, and again at Memorial Stadium during the Nebraska vs. Wisconsin football game on Saturday, Nov. 16.

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Bearing warm smiles and the enticing aroma of Valentino’s pizza, the Psychology of Gender Student Organization welcomed students into the Regency Room in the Nebraska Union on Nov. 19 for a screening of “Nanette,” a live comedy performance by Hannah Gadsby that touches on topics involving ge…

Festooned with flags from dozens of countries from around the world, filled with tables of festive colors and smelling of food from different ethnic restaurants, the Henrickson Family Atrium inside the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s College of Business hosted its first Global Cafe and Conn…

Nebraska football has another big game this weekend, with the Huskers needing a win against Maryland to break a four-game losing streak and keep their hopes for bowl eligibility alive. Nebraska has had just one road win on the season, but will have a chance to get a second against a Terrapin…

In an isolated spot on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s East Campus lies a hefty track, sprawling upon a barren field, waiting to host the tromps of tractor tires. Perched on a hill overlooking the grand concrete oval sits a quaint white-walled museum. 

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When Nebraska women’s basketball center junior Kate Cain takes the floor, she is automatically a candidate to host a block party in the paint. Cain entered the season fourth in school history in career blocks, and that and her all-around defense has translated to the entire Nebraska team.

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On the corner of 26th and Randolph streets, a modest tan building houses a business and community space by the name of Treasure Threads. The owner, Abby Carey, opened the vintage clothing store in July 2019, only a couple months after graduating from Lincoln Southeast High School.