Fighting Misogyny (updated)

December 15, 2016 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, Sports

“Fighter” is a very connotative word. People hear it and think of large, brutish men knocking each other out for money. They think broken homes, difficult childhoods, and a last resort. Women are an afterthought, […]

Fighting Misogyny

October 14, 2016 · Posted In: Sports, Web Exclusive

The undefeated Wilson fights her second career match at the Ralston Arena on Friday, Oct. 14. “Fighter” is a very connotative word. People hear it and think of large, brutish men knocking each other out […]

Baller Artist

Posted In: Art, Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

“Kids need a community that shows them they can be successful and invests in their success,” -Aaryon Williams With an international basketball career spanning Peru, Denmark, Iceland, and Mexico, most 30-year-olds might be tempted to […]

Niles Paul

Explore! November/December 2016

A Home for Husker Healing

August 26, 2016 · Posted In: Entertainment, Home, Sports

Nebraska football fans’ nationally recognized devotion to their team—the “Sea of Red” spilling from Memorial Stadium throughout downtown Lincoln on game days, and the subsisting pride of the `90s glory days—is epitomized by Tait Rief […]

Bustin’ Chops, Sweatin’ Bulls

Posted In: Encounter, Entertainment, Publications, Sports

Jim and Emily Codr are the parents of four children ages 5 to 9, so they trek downtown often to enjoy attractions like the giant slides at the Gene Leahy Mall, the train exhibits at […]

The Silo Crusher

Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

The story of athletics at the University of Nebraska at Omaha has fluctuated from wild success to heartbreak (and back). All-Americans, post-season runs, and national title traditions collided with mismanagement and sparse spectator attendance. Then […]

Isiah Gandy

August 12, 2016 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

If there was a sport at Boys Town, Isiah Gandy didn’t just play it. He excelled at it. As a high school freshman, he was instrumental in Boys Town’s push through the state basketball playoffs […]

Bringing it Home

August 1, 2016 · Posted In: Entertainment, Omaha Magazine, Publications, Sports

Hordes of the nation’s top triathletes will descend on Carter Lake this summer. They will compete for a national title at the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships on Aug. 13-14. Top finishers in the […]


 
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