Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center News
Sunday, August 01, 2021
Students, Faculty, and Staff Receive Funding for Civic Engagement Projects
Here at UNO, students, faculty, and staff work to organize and execute civic engagement activities. A number of these activities are funded by Civic Participation Mini-Grants each year through an application process. Take a look at this year's list of funded projects.
Service Learning Seminar
The 2021 Service Learning Seminar is going virtual as UNO faculty join community partners to explore new opportunities for bringing the classroom into the community; July 12-16.
CPAR Survey Asks Gen Z: “What Do You Like About Your Hometown?”
UNO’s Center for Public Affairs Research and the Nebraska Community Foundation have conducted a survey to shed light on young people’s perspective of their hometowns. More projects like these can be found in the Community Engagement Partnership Initiative.
CEC Operations and Events Updates
The CEC, along with the UNO campus, plans to resume in-person and on-campus working, learning, and teaching activities starting in the fall of 2021. Review this website page to get the most up-to-date information about the CEC's operations.
2019-2020 UNO Community Engagement by the Numbers
Every year, the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) shares new data about community engagement. Here are the numbers for 2019-2020.
This Summer in Service Learning
Read about all of the service learning activities happening across campus during the summer months.