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Students mingle as they wait for the legislators to arrive - Photo by Alex Hammeke

“I LOVE NU” day draws large Loper crowd in Lincoln

March 25, 2022

By ALEX HAMMEKE “I LOVE NU” Day was well-attended by UNK faculty and students who visited the Nebraska Capitol building to advocate for the Nebraska University system...

President Biden spoke to the nation in a town hall broadcast last week on cable news.

What does President Biden’s student relief mean for us?

AMBER BREINIG-PRUITT February 25, 2021
President Joe Biden created a student loan forgiveness plan for all college students that have student loans. I think this sounds like a great idea, but what does it really mean for us? Who will be paying for all of the student loan debt that is getting diminished?
UNK Louie Loper

Fireside chat sparks climate change conversation at UNK

JOSE ROMERO February 18, 2021
The recent change of executives in the United States government has already had an impact on environmental policy. However, the partisan divide on the issue of climate change has proven to be a roadblock for more environmental legislation, both democratic and republican.
Photo by Gage Skidmore This week’s Fireside Chat featured discussion on the election. Joe Biden won the election.

Fireside Chat creates space for civil political discussion

ALEXANDER TETEN November 12, 2020 UNK’s Fireside Chats have transitioned to Zoom. Every month, UNK students can voice their opinions on current politics. The Fireside Chat organizers encourage any students...

Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse easily retained his seat.

Presidential race remains too close to call

MITCHELL LIERMAN November 4, 2020 On Tuesday night the race for president of the United States was undetermined, with Joe Biden leading Donald Trump 209 electoral votes to 118. Conclusive results in the states...

Photo by Getty Images President Trump and former Vice President Biden took to the debate stage last month.

LIVE: 2020 US Election Results

November 3, 2020

Below are the results from each state as the Associates Press calls them. Updated 11/08/2020 1:27 AM Popular Vote: Donald Trump 47.7% | Joe Biden 50.6% Joe Biden Joe Biden: 290 votes - Projected...

All information was taken directly from the candidates’ websites. For more information, visit https://

Positions of the 2020 Presidential candidates

October 29, 2020

All information was taken directly from the candidates’ websites. For more information, visit https:// COVID-19: Donald Trump plans to take the steps necessary to finish getting...

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Presidential impeachment inquiry moves forward

BRAYDON CONELL October 10, 2019 Following a report from a whistleblower in the U.S. federal government, the House of Representatives has launched an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.  The...

Trump forgets who created this mess

April 11, 2019

Trump complains about immigration, ignoring his own policies are causing the chaos BY Elliot Gonella With the way immigration is discussed on the news and in politics today, one could easily mistake...

Nicole Kent and Katie Schultis

UNK President, VP Announced

March 7, 2019

BY: Braydon Conell UNK Election Commission announced the results of the 2019 Student Government Election in the atrium of the Nebraskan Student Union to a crowd of students and faculty. A total of...

DACA recipients ‘DREAM’ in only home they know

September 13, 2017

In all likelihood, you know a DREAMer who has heard the words ‘Go back to where you came from.’ Amber Hallberg Antelope staff The evening was full of emotion. It is easy to say on paper that people...

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