Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center News
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Nebraska 2020 Critical Issues Forum Series
The Nebraska 2020 Critical Issues Forum Series continues as we explore hard-hitting, real-world issues in our community and state. This article gives you access to all of the series information.
Research and Evaluation Ethics for Social Workers
Learn about and engage with the various ethical concerns that arise in research and evaluation, both in general as well as in the social work research setting; Jan. 29.
Kids Count in Nebraska | 2019 Report Release
Join Voices for Children in Nebraska as we celebrate the release of the 27th edition of the Kids Count in Nebraska Report., Jan. 29, 2020.
Curious People, The Value of Play Across the Lifespan
An expert in the field of play and education, Deb Wisneski, Ph.D., is here to tell us about the importance of play (fun) and its importance throughout life, Feb. 20, 2020.
Islam, Authoritarianism, and Underdevelopment: A Global and Historical Comparison
The UNO Islamic Studies Program and the Schwalb Center for Israel and Jewish Studies welcome Ahmet Kuru, Ph.D. as he leads a discussion on his most recent book “Islam, Authoritarianism, and Underdevelopment: A Global and Historical Comparison,” (Cambridge University Press, 2019), Feb. 13, 2020.
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