Category: Salute to Excellence 2016

2016 Salute to Excellence

One of the primary reasons we launched Revive! Omaha Magazine eight years ago was to highlight African-American students who are excelling in the classroom and beyond. ...

Omaha Public Schools

Opportunities for High School Students CAREER ACADEMIES OPS high schools have implemented innovative Career Academies. Career Academies are small learning communities...

Bellevue University

It’s No Accident Bellevue University Graduates The State’s Highest Number of African American Students By Lynette Ingram, Outreach Manager Bellevue University When...

Together, We Can Accelerate Our Progress (OPS)

When compared to other large urban districts across the country, the Omaha Public Schools District is a strong and improving system. OPS has been recognized by national...

Affordable College Education

The value of a college education cannot be overstated in value to a successful graduate. According to the Federal Reserve Board, there is an $830,000 difference between...

Step Up Omaha, Revive Omaha Magazine

Step Up Omaha! Youth Employment and Career Exploration Program

Over 4,000 youth and young adults connected since 2008. The Empowerment Network’s Step-Up Omaha program is nearing the completion of its 9th year. 2016 will prove to...

Take action!

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said … “People increasingly form alliances and come together to overcome common problems.” That is exactly the position that we...

Creating Memories

Some of the best memories I have of my grandfather are the ones we spent talking together. My earliest memory is walking hand in hand around his house as he checked on...

Crank up the music and get moving!

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the African American community. It is a chronic disease, the risk of which can be reduced by participating in regular...

Being Transformed by the Renewing of Your Mind

Romans 12:2 says, “Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s...