Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center

Calendar of Events

The University of Nebraska Omaha’s commitment to engagement has a new building fully dedicated to collaboration. The Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center is a nationally unique space that serves to strengthen UNO's existing outreach efforts and foster future opportunities for partnerships between UNO students, faculty, staff and nonprofit or governmental organizations. For 105 years, UNO has been dedicated to engagement and education within the Omaha metropolitan community, this special center adds a new venue from which this tradition can continue.

Jess’ Resource Center

The Union Pacific Atrium is a special place to honor the legacy of Jessica Lutton Bedient who was best known for her passion for helping others in her community and around the world. Jess joined the University of Nebraska Foundation in 2008 and in 2010 she lost her life in a car accident. Read more about Jess' life and her commitment to community service.

Applications for Space in the Weitz CEC are now available! Community and UNO-based organizations can learn more about eligibility and application information by reviewing our application process. All applications are due no later than 5 P.M., on or before Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016.

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Special & Public Events

Events open to UNO and the Omaha community.

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Get Involved

Ways to learn, serve, and improve the community.

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Give Now

Benefit and support the UNO Weitz CEC.

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Scheduled Events

Locate events taking place in the Weitz CEC.

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Programs and Initiatives

UNO's signature outreach programs.

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Reservations and Parking

Space reservations, parking and catering information.

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Building Organizations

Building partners and space applications.

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Connect with Leadership and the Weitz CEC staff.

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Values, mission and purpose of the Weitz CEC.

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Connect to MavSYNC

Share and find service opportunities across campus.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about the Weitz CEC.

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Contact Us


Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center
6001 Dodge Street
Suite 115
Omaha, NE 68182

Mailing Address: 6001 Dodge Street

Physical Address: 6400 University Drive South