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Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos announced the hiring of Will Bolt as the 24th head coach of the Husker baseball program on Friday. Bolt signed a five-year contract with a $300,000 annual salary.

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Nebraska’s pitching rotation put together a solid performance and the Huskers bounced back from a tough loss earlier in the day to defeat Michigan 7-3 on Saturday night. The Huskers advanced into the championship game of the Big Ten Tournament with the victory, marking their first appearance…

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Nebraska baseball rode an early-inning offensive explosion and strong pitching effort to victory for the second game in a row, winning 11-1 over Iowa on Friday. With the win, Nebraska moved into a commanding position in the winner’s bracket of the Big Ten Baseball Tournament.

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Senior third baseman Angelo Altavilla drove in three runs in the game’s first three innings and Nebraska used a five-run third inning to earn a convincing 8-2 win over Minnesota in the first round of the Big Ten Baseball Tournament.

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The Nebraska Legislature on Wednesday discussed and advanced the biennial budget offered by the Appropriations Committee, which includes funding for the University of Nebraska system. The bill raised debate over whether proposed university spending levels are appropriate.

Local music and arts festival Lincoln Calling announced Wednesday the first wave of the 2019 lineup, including headliners Lee Fields & The Expressions, Soccer Mommy, TT the Artist, Charly Bliss and Taylor McFerrin.

The days until the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Honors Program moves out of Neihardt Hall are numbered, and current students and alumni are preparing for the change. The Daily Nebraskan asked former UNL honors students how living in Neihardt affected their lives and how they feel about i…

As a college town, Lincoln provides many entertainment options for its diverse student body, especially the restaurants downtown. There’s a healthy representation of Mediterranean cuisine near O Street, and gyros are a staple at each spot.

When Evan Bartels was a kid, he could be found with his nose in the pages of a Harry Potter book and through J.K. Rowling’s vivid storytelling, Bartels fell in love with detailed narratives. At 18, Bartels said he could be found on the brick corners of the Haymarket, busking to make extra mo…

Some people think accessories like jewelry and handbags make an outfit, while others let their clothes speak for themselves.

As the school year comes to a close and summer begins to peak its head out, it’s natural for college students to reflect on the year and think about what they’ve learned, either academically or personally, since August. The Daily Nebraskan asked students around campus what their proudest acc…

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Despite the ideals of separation of church and state, the United States has always had a complicated relationship with religion. The Declaration of Independence mentions God four times, many of the Founding Fathers frequently invoked their religion in writings and speeches and the Liberty Be…

It’s the middle of spring semester dead week, which means The Daily Nebraskan’s Culture staff is fantasizing about summer and the freedom that comes with it. To temporarily scratch the itch of longing for the end of school, we’re sharing some of our summer plans and bucket list items. Maybe …

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At first listen, you’d be hard pressed not to mix up Thick Paint with some sort of time-traveling crew of musicians assembled from bands of both the future and the past to set rock ‘n’ roll on a new trajectory toward greatness. Their songs are halfway between the new wave oddity of the ‘80s …

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With new starters at both inside and outside linebacker, Nebraska’s linebacking corps may look different than last season. However, there is one constant — senior inside linebacker Mohamed Barry.

Neihardt Hall will no longer be used as a residence hall at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in the fall 2019 semester. The Daily Nebraskan asked students with a connection to Neihardt Hall about their experience with the building and its community, as well as what students will miss.

Whether you need a feel-good mood booster during finals week or you've mentally skipped to summer already, give this playlist a listen for summery vibes, perfect to score a drive with the windows down at sunset. Follow dailynebraskanarts on Spotify for eclectic playlists, curated for college kids.

The Association of Students of the University of Nebraska will hear from the new Vice Chancellor for Diversity and InclusionMarco Barker and discuss one bill related to the Nebraska International Peer Mentorship Program during the senate body’s last meeting on Wednesday, April 24.

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For the third time in the past four games, the Nebraska pitching staff gave the Huskers a chance to win. Allowing just five hits and two runs, the Husker bats mustered just four hits and one run in a 2-1 loss to Creighton (22-8) Tuesday night at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln implemented Gender-Inclusive Housing in 2015, and administrators in Housing and the LGBTQA+ Resource Center said they’ve seen the initiative’s benefits. However, a 2016 study from The Ohio State University found that this type of program has no large impact…

As an anxiously waiting horde of fans started to file into the Bourbon Theatre on Monday night, the spacious venue slowly darkened. This was no handiwork of the lighting crew, but the effect of the sheer amount of dressed-in-black attendees who pushed into the main room looking to get spooke…

Rebecca Richards-Kortum, a professor of bioengineering at Rice University, MacArthur Foundation “Genius Grant” recipient and 1985 Nebraska alumna, will deliver the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s undergraduate commencement addresses May 4, according to a Nebraska Today article.

With the promise of summer within reach, there’s no better way to lounge around in the humid Midwestern heat than with a new book. The summer of 2019 seems like a promising season in the literary community, with a multitude of new books that are sure to make time fly.

With Gina Rodriguez from “Jane the Virgin,” Brittany Snow from “Pitch Perfect” and RuPaul Charles from ”RuPaul's Drag Race” all in one film, it's no surprise that Netflix's latest romantic comedy has caught viewers’ attention. The Netflix original film “Someone Great” released on April 19, g…

Many University of Nebraska-Lincoln students have experienced trouble with the new Wi-Fi after the university made the switch from UNL-AIR and UNL-AIR-E to eduroam, such as problems logging on or finding the correct credentials, and some made those concerns heard at the listening sessions ho…

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Spring is here, which means it’s time to put away the leggings and put on shorts so your legs can get some sun. The spring season is often looked at with an optimistic approach of starting new and fresh. Concepts like spring cleaning are popular during this time, and cleaning out your closet…

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Following the conclusion of Nebraska football’s spring practice season, The Daily Nebraskan is breaking down each position group and evaluating which players might make an impact in 2019. This is the sixth of nine installments.

In March 2018, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln student body elected Hunter Traynor to serve as the president of the Association of Students of the University of Nebraska.

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The sounds of rush-hour traffic score a scene set by golden-hour sunlight shining onto an alleyway between a Walgreens and a psychiatric clinic near 17th and South streets in Lincoln. The cracks that flow through the pavement are driven over by Aidan Chrisman’s gray Honda Accord.

Music has been cited by scientists, theologians and philosophers as one of the most palpable and moving ways for humans to express themselves. It is known and accepted as a core aspect of the human experience and is referred to as a fundamental promotion of happiness, camaraderie and the inf…

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been a coeducational university since its establishment in 1869. This year, with the university celebrating its 150th anniversary, Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery chose to honor UNL alumnas by presenting “What We Wore: Dressing Well at UNL.”

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Emily Johnson is the president of the Association of Students of the University of Nebraska, a triple major and now a recipient of one of the most prestigious scholarships in public service. Her key to success, she said, is allowing herself time for fun.

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Following the conclusion of Nebraska football’s spring practice season, The Daily Nebraskan is breaking down each position group and evaluating which players might make an impact in 2019. This is the fourth of nine installments.

On this episode of Entertainment Optional, co-hosts Kyle Kruse and David Berman are joined by guest Mia Everding to discuss the first trailer for "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" and all of the recent announcements regarding Disney's new streaming service, Disney+.

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Each year, 45 schools from around the nation come together for the National Association of Engineering Student Councils’ Engineering Leadership Summit. At the conference, the schools meet up to learn how to better connect with administration, gather event ideas and gain ways to improve their…

Many University of Nebraska-Lincoln students have experienced trouble with the new Wi-Fi after the university made the switch from UNL-AIR and UNL-AIR-E to eduroam, such as problems logging on or finding the correct credentials, and some made those concerns heard at the listening sessions ho…

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Spring is here, which means it’s time to put away the leggings and put on shorts so your legs can get some sun. The spring season is often looked at with an optimistic approach of starting new and fresh. Concepts like spring cleaning are popular during this time, and cleaning out your closet…

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Following the conclusion of Nebraska football’s spring practice season, The Daily Nebraskan is breaking down each position group and evaluating which players might make an impact in 2019. This is the sixth of nine installments.

In March 2018, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln student body elected Hunter Traynor to serve as the president of the Association of Students of the University of Nebraska.

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The sounds of rush-hour traffic score a scene set by golden-hour sunlight shining onto an alleyway between a Walgreens and a psychiatric clinic near 17th and South streets in Lincoln. The cracks that flow through the pavement are driven over by Aidan Chrisman’s gray Honda Accord.

Music has been cited by scientists, theologians and philosophers as one of the most palpable and moving ways for humans to express themselves. It is known and accepted as a core aspect of the human experience and is referred to as a fundamental promotion of happiness, camaraderie and the inf…

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been a coeducational university since its establishment in 1869. This year, with the university celebrating its 150th anniversary, Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery chose to honor UNL alumnas by presenting “What We Wore: Dressing Well at UNL.”

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Emily Johnson is the president of the Association of Students of the University of Nebraska, a triple major and now a recipient of one of the most prestigious scholarships in public service. Her key to success, she said, is allowing herself time for fun.

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Following the conclusion of Nebraska football’s spring practice season, The Daily Nebraskan is breaking down each position group and evaluating which players might make an impact in 2019. This is the fourth of nine installments.

On this episode of Entertainment Optional, co-hosts Kyle Kruse and David Berman are joined by guest Mia Everding to discuss the first trailer for "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" and all of the recent announcements regarding Disney's new streaming service, Disney+.

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Each year, 45 schools from around the nation come together for the National Association of Engineering Student Councils’ Engineering Leadership Summit. At the conference, the schools meet up to learn how to better connect with administration, gather event ideas and gain ways to improve their…