New Director of Diversity and Inclusion ready to tackle challenges in community

LexiKetcham Marian has recently hired Miss Devin Owens as the Director of Diversity and Inclusion. Owens was born and raised in Omaha, where sheattended Brownell Talbot, Holy Cross and Morton Magnet Middle School.She graduated from Benson High School in 2012 as the presiding classpresident. She started at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, but ended… Read More New Director of Diversity and Inclusion ready to tackle challenges in community

Black & Brown Legislative days inspire civic engagement

AkerAjak Many students had the opportunity to attend the 4th Annual Black and Brown Legislative Training and Legislative Day on Feb. 13 and 27. The training consisted of multiple speakers talking to the students about Nebraska’s government and how to practice civic engagement. It started with a speed dating activity that senior Shruthi Kumar especially… Read More Black & Brown Legislative days inspire civic engagement

Inclusivity opportunity broadens students’ perspectives

AkerAjak For the first time at Marian, seven students were given the opportunity to go on a four day retreat called IncluCity.    Junior Lauren Harris, one of the students selected, said, “It was a life-changing experience. It changed my whole perspective on what diversity really is.”  The camp was held at Carol Joy Holling… Read More Inclusivity opportunity broadens students’ perspectives