Student Projects

Please select from the category links found below Historical Landmarks, Indigenous Nebraskans, Music, Neighborhoods, North or South Omaha.


  • Dramatic Arts Dramatic Arts North Omaha
    Minstrel shows were a variety of acts performed to stereotypically down grade the African American culture.
  • Modern Music Modern Music North Omaha
    Music has had a significant impact on people throughout history and provides a soundtrack for their experiences.
  • Fire Fighters Fire Fighters North Omaha
    Omaha has a long and proud tradition of black firefighters breaking barriers. In 1895, the first black firefighters were hired.
  • Police Police North Omaha
    Sirens, arrests, crime, violence, all lead to one place. These are just a few words that come to mind when one thinks of the police.
  • Sudanese Immigrants Sudanese Immigrants North Omaha
    Violent Civil War has been a reality for many South Sudanese citizens for decades. In the mid 1980's the conflict started to turn...
  • Tuskagee Airmen Tuskagee Airmen North Omaha
    The Tuskegee Airmen were heroes in World War II. They were African American fighter pilots of the 332nd fighter group. 450 Tuskegee Airmen...
  • Visual Arts Visual Arts North Omaha
    Visual art is an important avenue for self-expression and always has a story behind it. African American visual arts...