Today@UNL | Castro's first novel earns national honor; Symphonic Band performance is March 15

Castro's first novel earns national honor

Joy CastroA national Latino book club has named Joy Castro's debut novel, "Hell or High Water," a book of the month selection. Castro is an associate professor of English and ethnic studies. Set in New Orleans, the book follows a reporter's investigation into sex offenders after Hurricane Katrina. Continue reading…

Symphonic Band performance is March 15

UNL's Symphonic Band will perform at 7:30 p.m., March 15 in Kimball Hall. The "Absolute Music" concert is directed by Anthony Falcone and features faculty guest artist Paul Haar on tenor saxophone. Tickets, available at the door, are $5 general admission and $3 for students and senior citizens. Continue reading…

Originally published March 14, 2012 - Submit an Item