Rising Stars in Their Own Rights in the Metro area!

Rising Stars in Their Own Rights in the Metro area!

Imani Skanes is proving herself worthy in the realm of track and field. This was her freshman year at Northwest High School, and she has had a very busy and productive school year and summer. Imani started her extra-curricular activities by competing on the Varsity Swim team. She then participated in Varsity track and field. […]

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‘Heaven Come Home’ To Be Performed On UNO Campus  

“Heaven Come Home,” a new musical in development, will be presented as an in-person staged reading on Saturday, January 15 at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. in the Weber Fine Arts Building, located on the University of Nebraska Omaha campus. This reading is a collaboration between UNO Theatre and Megan Ann Rasmussen Productions.    “Heaven […]

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 High School Racial Justice Essay Contest

High School Racial Justice Essay Contest

The Omaha Community Council on Racial Justice and Reconciliation (OCCRJR) in partnership with the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), a national organization out of Montgomery, AL committed to challenging racial and economic injustice, would like to announce a scholarship contest open to 9th – 12th-grade students attending Omaha area public schools. This Racial Justice Essay Contest […]

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 Local Girls Selected As Girls Inc. National Scholars

Local Girls Selected As Girls Inc. National Scholars

Two Girls Inc. of Omaha members have been chosen as a 2021 Girls Inc. National Scholars and awarded a Girls Inc. Lucile Miller Wright scholarships. Jayleesha Cooper, a student at Duschene Academy, and Taylor McKesson, a student at Omaha North High Magnet School, were selected for outstanding academic achievements, community service work, and dedication to […]

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