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Come One, Come All, Churches for All!

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Come One, Come All, Churches for All!

By: Grace King, A student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson’s Service Learning Academy class.  North Omaha is home to over 100 different churches. Whether you are affiliated with a religion or not, it is clear to see that churches are what bring communities together. North Omaha hasbeautiful churches that are still standing and still running today after more than 100 years! The Uniqueness of North Omaha's Churches A unique thing about North Omaha’s churches is that many of the early churches were built to cater to the different ethnic groups at the time. For example, Italian, German,...

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Music That Shaped North Omaha

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Music That Shaped North Omaha

By: Chakera J. Hough, A student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson’s Service Learning Academy class.  Music has always been a form of expression that people have used to escape the reality of the real world. Getting lost in the rhythm of a song seems to be a form of healing for many people, especially the African American residents of North Omaha. The beautiful history that shapes the music of North Omaha has been enriched by African American culture for over 170 years. From jazz bands to church choirs, to orchestras, and much more, the power African Americans...

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The Key to Answering Interview Questions

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The Key to Answering Interview Questions

By: Joshua Kitzke: A UNO Student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson’s Service Learning Academy class. In today’s tumultuous job market, employees have been resigning their jobs at an alarming rate. However, in the mix of it all, there as also been an uprising of new job opportunities and individuals that are looking to get their foot in the door, for better paying work, higher levels of appreciation as an employee, and numerous other factors that are causing the current situations to play out as they are in the labor market today. With all that in mind, many...

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The Best First Step to Level Up

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The Best First Step to Level Up

By: A UNO Student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson’s Service Learning Academy class. So many people are lost or confused when it comes to their future and their career. It really helps you stand out for potential employers if you have done a few things before even filling out an application to any place. The first thing that will really help you out is to write down your core values and beliefs, from there you should also write down things that you are passionate about, finally you should write down anything that you have done that relates...

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7 Tips On How To Get A Job Day 1

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7 Tips On How To Get A Job Day 1

By: A UNO Student at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, as part of Heather Nelson’s Service Learning Academy class. So, getting a job these days can seem pretty easy, you can just turn right around the corner, and you'll find a minimum wage job for pretty decent hours. But the problem is the minimum wage right now is around $13 to $15. What I'm going to do is give you 7 tips on how to get a job that pays you $16 or more on day one when you meet the employer.   Tip #1: Research Before you even consider working with somebody...

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