Posts Tagged ‘ NET Television ’

NET to broadcast Husker basketball

Dec 16th, 2011 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, Dec. 15

NET Television will broadcast Husker men’s and women’s basketball games live from the Devaney Center on back-to-back nights, Dec. 20 and 21. The men’s game against the Central Michigan Chippewas airs live at 7 p.m., Dec. 20. The women’s game with the South Dakota State Jackrabbits tips off at 7 p.m., Dec. 21. Both games […]

NET to broadcast July 18 opening ceremonies

Jul 15th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, July 15, Special Olympics

NET Television will broadcast the opening ceremony for the 2010 Special Olympics USA National Games on NET2 beginning at 3 p.m. July 18. NET is also providing connectivity and distribution for the opening ceremony, which will enable live Internet streaming of the event online at and to the Special Olympics National Games website,

NET wind energy program wins regional contest

Apr 29th, 2010 | By | Category: April 29, 2010, Employee News

NET Television received an Eric Sevareid Award of Merit for the documentary “Prairie Wind: Nebraska’s Energy Harvest” from the Northwest Broadcast News Association at the group’s annual conference in Minnesota in April. NET Television’s award for “Prairie Wind” was in the Best Documentary/Special category. Perry Stoner was the producer/reporter/writer of the program and Pat Aylward […]

Grant to enhance NET’s ag coverage

Apr 1st, 2010 | By | Category: April 1, 2010, Campus News, Issue

NET Radio and Television are part of a new $10 million, two-year initiative designed by The Corporation for Public Broadcasting to expand local news coverage as newspapers struggle during the recession. Public media in seven regions around the country are receiving CPB funds to enhance local reporting capacity. NET Radio and Television are part of […]

NET’s Backyard Farmer season begins April 1

Mar 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, Issue, March 25, 2010

After a long and snowy winter, NET’s “Backyard Farmer” lawn and garden experts are springing into action with advice to get gardens growing. The NET Television broadcast returns for a 57th consecutive season at 7 p.m., April 1. This season, the series will continue to focus on growing your own garden vegetables, as well as […]

Chancellor proposes $3.5M budget reduction proposed

Mar 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, March 11, 2010

Verbatem – Chancellor Harvey Perlman issued this March 9 e-mail about plans for budget reductions totaling more than $3.5 million. Colleagues, As you know from a previous e-mail to you, we are working to reduce UNL’s budget by $5.2 million this spring as a part of the reductions we will be required to make over […]

NET announces baseball schedule

Feb 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, February 25, 2010, Issue

NET Television will broadcast seven Husker baseball games this spring. All games will be carried on NET1 and NET-HD. Game opponents, time and dates are: Creighton, 6:35 pm., April 6; Wichita State, 6:35 p.m., April 13; Kansas, 1:05 p.m., April 18; at Creighton, 6:30 p.m., April 20; Texas A&M, 6:35 p.m., April 30; Creighton, 7 […]

UNL hosts swim, dive championships

Feb 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, February 25, 2010, Issue

UNL will host the Nebraska state high school swimming and diving championships Feb. 25-27. Held at the Devaney Sports Center, the diving competition begins at 8 a.m. Feb. 25, while the swimming championships start at 7:30 a.m. Feb. 26 and 9 a.m. Feb. 27. NET Television will broadcast the championships beginning at 11 a.m. on […]

NET projects earn awards

Jan 28th, 2010 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, January 28, 2010

NET projects took top honors in two categories during the National Educational Telecommunications Association’s annual meeting Jan. 14 in Las Vegas. In all, only 30 of 235 entries nationwide received honors. NET Television’s “Electing a President: Nebraska Voter Diaries” won for best program production in the news and public affairs category (large market). In the […]

NET offers ‘Nebraska Stories’

Jan 6th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, Issue, January 7, 2010

Personal tales of Nebraskans and Nebraska life are featured in NET Television’s monthly series “Nebraska Stories,” airing Jan. 7, at 9 p.m. on NET1 and NET-HD. Omaha artist Jun Kaneko is internationally renowned for creating some of the largest free-standing ceramic art pieces in the world. His monumental designs extend to the stage, opera and […]