2018 News Release Archive
Curious People Series, Information and SpeakersSeptember 27, 2019
General information about the Curious People Series events, including an online request form for UNO faculty interested in speaking at future series events.
2019 Newman Civic FellowshipNovember 13, 2018
Now accepting applications for the 2019 Newman Civic Fellowship. Nominations are specific to UNO students who are community-driven and due by Nov. 30, 2018.
2019 Outstanding Faculty and Student Service Learning Awards NominationsOctober 15, 2018
The Service Learning Academy is seeking nominations for the 2019 Outstanding Faculty and Student Service Learning Awards, due by Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.
2018 Marian Ivers Community Service Leadership AwardAugust 17, 2018
The Marian Ivers Community Service Leadership Award recognizes the actions, commitment, and leadership of currently enrolled UNO students who are addressing issues affecting our community.
UNO Service Learning Academy to Host Service Day with Community PartnersJuly 05, 2018
On Monday, July 9 to Friday, July 13 the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) Service Learning Academy (SLA) will feature interactive sessions and opportunities for Service Learning Seminar participants to engage with community organizations through a Community Partner Service Day, a Community Partner Fair, and Community Partner Lunch and Learns.
Spring 2018 | Service Learning Academy NewsletterJuly 03, 2018
Are you familiar with Service Learning? This edition offers a snapshot of service learning projects, covering fields and topics like information technology, science, wildlife safari, podcasts, and oral history.
Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center Rain GardenMay 22, 2018
Our rain garden represents the best of community partnerships and campus faculty, staff, and student engagement while creating a beautiful biodiverse habitat for butterflies and people.
WhyArts Exhibition: ReframedApril 24, 2018
Reframed, an exhibit displaying the works of WhyArts teaching faculty at the UNO Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center.
Service Learning Academy Fall 2017 NewsletterApril 19, 2018
These inspiring stories demonstrate the value of collaboration through service learning.
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