Today@UNL | E.N. Thompson Forum speaker to receive Cather Medal; Moore honored

Shirin Ebadi, a human rights activitst and Nobel Peace Prize winner, will receive a Cather Medal from UNL.
Shirin Ebadi, a human rights activitst and Nobel Peace Prize winner, will receive a Cather Medal from UNL.

E.N. Thompson speaker to receive Cather Medal

Shirin Ebadi, a human rights activist and the first Iranian and Muslim woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, will be given UNL’s Willa S. Cather Medal before she closes out this season's E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues on Feb. 26. Tickets for the lecture are still available. Continue reading…

Tet Festival rescheduled for Feb. 24

The Asian Community and Cultural Center and Sheldon Museum of Art will host a Tet Festival celebration 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 24 at the museum. The event, which is free and open to the public, was originally scheduled for Feb. 22. It was rescheduled due to inclement weather. Continue reading…

Originally published February 22, 2013 - Submit an Item