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Moscow Festival Ballet brings 'Cinderella' to Lied Center stage May 1
Leading dancers from across Russia will bring "Cinderella" to life at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Lied Center for Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. May 1, marking the last performance of the Lied Center's 2013-2014 season of world-class events.
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History graduate student awarded Fulbright Research Grant to Germany
Paul Strauss, a doctoral candidate in history at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has been awarded a Fulbright Research Grant to conduct dissertation research in Germany during the 2014-15 academic year.
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Umpire influence, antiques tourism, native fish in Great Plains Research
In baseball, on-field confrontations between coaches and umpires are just part of the game. Authors in the latest issue of Great Plains Research have explored this relationship by showing how the same dynamics of social power and influence are also i. . .
New exhibit: artwork by Nebraska scientific illustrator, painter Marcuson
"Mark Marcuson: An Artist's Journey," a new exhibit in the University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall, presents the evolution of artistic talent of a Nebraska painter, illustrator and muralist.
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Prairie Schooner announces $8,500 in writing prizes for 2013
Thanks to generous supporters of the literary arts, the Prairie Schooner, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln literary journal, was able to award 18 writing prizes totaling $8,500 for work published by both established and emerging writers in 2013.
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Study casts doubt on climate benefit of biofuels from corn residue
Using corn crop residue to make ethanol and other biofuels reduces soil carbon and can generate more greenhouse gases than gasoline, according to a study published today in the journal Nature Climate Change.
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