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Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center

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Collaborative Office Spaces: Apply Now

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Welcome to the Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center!

The Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center (CEC) is a one-of-a-kind place, designed to combine great ideas and organizations with the boundless energy of the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) campus. Every day, in our meeting rooms, hallways, and building partner offices, people build mutually beneficial collaborations and find creative ways to make a difference in our community.

Toni Monette, Volunteer and Civic Engagement Coordinator with the Office of Engagement at UNO

UNO Hires Coordinator for Volunteering and Civic Engagement Programs

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Collaboration Begins Here.

Our building partner organizations have the opportunity to work in a place where they benefit from unique access to UNO faculty, staff, and student resources, other UNO and community building partners.

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Empower Diversity Small Group Application

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Jess's Volunteer Resource Center

Jess’s Resource Center is a touch screen access point located in the UNO CEC’s Union Pacific Atrium, promoting volunteer and internship opportunities to UNO students.

The wall honors Jessica Lutton Bedient, who was best known for her dedication to helping others through volunteerism. Read her full story here.

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