Projects Report

This report shows the various collaborative projects between UNO and the community. Various filters are provided to gain a better understanding of how different UNO units collaborate with the community.

Project Project Focus Areas Community Partners Campus Partners Engagement Type: Activity Type: Other Activity Type: Start Semester: Start Academic Year: End Semester: End Academic Year: Total UNO Students: UNO Students Hours: UNO Faculty/Staff Hours: Total K-12 Students: K-12 Student Hours: Total Number of Other Participants: Topics: Other Topics: Description: Subtags:
Fundamentals of Public Speaking-001(Spring 2023): 2022-23 (3086) Educational Support AIM Institute, Food Bank for the Heartland, Humane Society of Pinellas, Little White Dog Rescue, Police Athletics for Community Engagement, Project harmony Communication, Service Learning Academy (SLA) Service Learning None None Spring 2022-23 None 24 168 0 0 0 0 Students will be required to give two speeches for this course - an informative speech, and a persuasive speech. In the informative speech, the students will talk about their research on the different areas of improvement within the community. Following this speech, the students will each choose a nonprofit of their choice and give a persuasive speech as to how the nonprofit is contributing to the area of focus they chose for the informative speech. At the end of the semester, the students will vote for one organization to recieve the $1000 grant. MPI CMST 1110.024
Futures Fair 2023 (Spring 2023): 2022-23 (3035) 100 Black Men of Omaha, Avenue Scholars Foundation, Boys Town, Childrens Hospital and Medical Center, Collective for Youth, College Possible, Creighton University, Douglas County Department of Corrections, Durham Museum, Education Quest Foundation, Fiserv, Go Beyond, Keep Omaha Beautiful, League of Women Voters, Metropolitan Community College (MCC), Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Nebraska Humane Society Knowledge and Resource Sharing Access to Higher Education None Spring 2022-23 Spring 2022-23 25 0 0 106 0 0 The Goodrich Scholarship Program -- in collaboration with CPACS, multiple departments at the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO), Metropolitan Community College, P4K, Omaha Public Schools (OPS), and local businesses throughout the Omaha community – is planning to host the Futures Fair, an event where diverse low-income education specialists create an environment where hundreds of 7th and 8th graders from P4K immerse themselves in activities that galvanize their interests and induce them into certain educational or academic habits that would facilitate their individual navigation of the often difficult road ahead to college or some other postsecondary institution. Support is both needed and critical for the continuation and growth of Goodrich’s Futures Fair partnership with P4K, UNO/CPACS and the community. Goodrich and P4K, with the assistance of CPACS and UNO, intend to continue to promote the accessibility of higher education to underserved middle school students through meaningful engagement that will create an immediate tangible opportunity for educational and employment exploration through the Futures Fair.
Foundations in Public Health (Fall 2022): 2022-23 (2789) Health and Wellness Child Saving Institute, Project harmony Health and Kinesiology, Service Learning Academy (SLA) Service Learning Course None Fall 2022-23 Fall 2022-23 43 1,118 0 0 0 0 Wellness, Aging, Business Students will work in small groups with select community partners during the second half of their semester for their final course project. With this project, UNO Students will create a project based on the needs of that organization. Students will be learning about service leadership and will present how they used leadership/course content in their service work. Students will also spend 16-20 hours in service, depending on your organization's needs. At the end of the semester, students will vote for one organization to receive the $1000 grant. MPI service learning project PHHB 1500.850
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