Student Projects

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


  • Arts and Music Arts and Music South Omaha
    South Omaha has traditionally been infused with the vibrancy of new immigration waves. Music and Art have always played an important role...
  • Chicano Movement Chicano Movement South Omaha
    The Mexican American (Chicano) Movement was the last social movement. It occurred in 1968. A new generation of young people ...
  • Employment Employment South Omaha
    In 1955 Omaha livestock market became the largest in the world. It surpassed Chicago as the busiest stockyard.
  • Local Business Local Business South Omaha
    South Omahas business district is a vibrant community. Various immigrants have called the neighborhood home and shaped this community.
  • G.I. Forum G.I. Forum South Omaha
    Welcome to the American G.I. Forum web page! We are excited to show you the conflict of Mexican Americans being discriminated against...
  • Railroad Railroad South Omaha
    Railroads are important to Omahas history. Railroads have brought many immigrant groups to South Omaha...
  • Religion Religion South Omaha
    Throughout its history South Omaha has been made up of a quilt of Catholic parishes corresponding to...
  • Sports Sports South Omaha
    What is a way to bring communities together? A way to take your mind of your problems? It is not music, it is not technology...