Today@UNL | Lied Commons dedication is Friday; Combined Campaign begins

The new Lied Commons, located on the north side of the Lied Center for Performing Arts.
The new Lied Commons, located on the north side of the Lied Center for Performing Arts.

Lied Commons dedication is Oct. 19

The Lied Center for Performing Arts will dedicate its new Lied Commons addition at 11 a.m. Oct. 19. The addition is a new venue for receptions, dinners, meetings, small concerts and other special events. The dedication, which is free and open to the public, will include live music and refreshments. Continue reading…

French honored with science education award

Kathy French, education coordinator for the University of Nebraska State Museum of Natural History, was awarded the 2012 Catalyst Award from the Nebraska Association of Teachers of Science Sept. 28 for her outstanding contributions to informal science education in Nebraska. Continue reading…

'African Art in Unlikely Places' opens Oct. 19

Seated male figure, Baule, Ivory Coast, wood.“African Art in Unlikely Places: The David Rapkin Collection” opens Oct. 19 and runs through Nov. 9 at the Eisentrager•Howard Gallery in Richards Hall. An opening reception is 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 2 in the gallery. The reception will include a 6 p.m. gallery talk by Rapkin. Continue reading…

UNL Big Ten champion Speech and Debate team.
UNL Big Ten champion Speech and Debate team.

Speech and Debate team earns second Big Ten title

UNL Speech and Debate became two-time champions of the Big Ten Conference with its victory at the Conference Challenge Tournament Oct. 13-14 at Northwestern University. The UNL team took first with a two-day point total of 190. the University of Illinois was second with 56 points. Continue reading…

Originally published October 18, 2012 - Submit an Item