Living a dream that would not be denied

As Eduardo Aguilar walked down an Omaha Creighton Prep hallway one school day last April, he had no idea a lifelong dream would soon be secured. Counselor Jim Swanson pulled the then-high school senior out of his international relations class on the pretext of seeing how he was...
Posted On 20 Apr 2018

Nature photographer Joel Sartore taking cue from Noah with his National Geographic Photo Ark – Part 1

If Noah had a camera, perhaps he would have done what noted nature and wildlife photographer Joel Sartore is doing. Sartore, who resides in Lincoln, Neb., is a star National Geographic shooter in the midst of an epic project, aptly named Photo Ark, that’s creating an...
Posted On 20 Apr 2018

Juvenile Justice Advocacy: Working to Help Local Youth – Part 4

Shawne Coonfare, Director of the Juvenile Assessment Center (JAC), says the JAC’s general philosophy is if a youth is eligible to be diverted from formal court processing, then they need to do that. “It’s really more about supporting youth and young people in what they need than...
Posted On 20 Apr 2018