Today@UNL | Dawes earns Guggenheim Fellowship; Fourth student Fulbright announced

Kwame Dawes has won a Guggenheim Fellowship.
Kwame Dawes has won a Guggenheim Fellowship.

Dawes selected for Guggenheim Fellowship

Kwame Dawes, professor of English and Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner, has received a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship. He is among 181 scholars, artists and scientists in the United States and Canada who were selected for the honor from nearly 3,000 applicants. Continue reading…

'Lost Bohemia' film talk is April 13

A scene from "Lost Bohemia.""In Darkness," the Academy Award-nominated film about Polish Jews hiding during Nazi occupation, and "Lost Bohemia," a documentary about artists who lived in Carnegie Hall studios, open today at the Ross. The director and producer of "Lost Bohemia" will present a movie talk at 7:30 p.m., April 13. Continue reading…

Alumni present Big Red Weekend, April 13-14

A Husker fan gets her photo taken with Herbie Husker during the 2011 Big Red Weekend.The Nebraska Alumni Association is offering Big Red Weekend, UNL's annual spring homecoming, April 13-14. Events include the Red-White spring football game and other Husker athletic events; a jazz performance and family art activities at the Sheldon; and four reunions. Continue reading…

Free 5K East Campus Fun Run/Walk is April 14

As part of its annual CASNR Week festivities, the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources is hosting a free 5K fun run/walk at 9 a.m. April 14 on East Campus. The event is free and open to UNL faculty, staff, students and the university community. Registration is taken at the event. Continue reading…

Originally published April 13, 2012 - Submit an Item