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BIG T SURVEY - Don Bosak (left) and Mark Schmit of Speece-Lewis Engineers conduct a site survey April 12 on the...
 BIG T SURVEY - Don Bosak (left) and Mark Schmit of Speece-Lewis Engineers conduct a site survey April 12 on the south leg of the Big T portion of the Antelope Valley flood control project. Paving of the south and west legs of the Big T - which is located east of the Harper-Schramm-Smith-Village residence hall complex - in the next two weeks. Photo by Troy Fedderson/University Communications.

Workers prepare for Big T push
As the end of the spring semester approaches, construction will begin in earnest in and around the "Big T" portion of the Antelope Valley flood control project.

Top News
New methods earn kudos for UNL Police
Raising knuckles to rap on a door, Koan Nissen understands he'll never know exactly what a victim of sexual assault or domestic violence is going through.

Heaton builds career teaching teachers
Career motivation lies close to Ruth Heaton's heart.

Other News
Chancellor outlines Unicameral session in universitywide e-mail
This campuswide e-mail was issued by Chancellor Harvey Perlman on April 12.

Military and Naval Science name change honors Pershing
The Military and Naval Science Building will be officially dedicated the John J. Pershing Military and Naval Science Building during the annual Chancellor's Review ceremony April 20.

Appalachia Waltz Trio to play Lied Center April 25
Playing a fusion of classical and folk music, the Appalachia Waltz Trio will perform 7:30 p.m. April 25 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts.

Other Arts News
Ceramics Guild pottery sale is April 28-29
The UNL Ceramics Guild will hold a biannual pottery sale from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 28 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 29 in Richards Hall, room 118.

Hurt book sale begins April 28
The Friends of the University of Nebraska Press will sponsor a hurt book sale 5 to 7 p.m. April 28 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 29 at the press warehouse, 401 N. Ninth St.

Author signing April 24
Brian Lepard will sign copies of his book, "Hope for a Global Ethic," 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 24 at the University Bookstore, Nebraska Union, and from noon to 1 p.m. April 25 at the University Bookstore in the East Union.


Plains Song Review reading is April 20
UNL's Center for Great Plains Studies will celebrate the publication of Volume 8 of Plains Song Review with a reading and reception 6:30 p.m. April 20 in the Great Plains Art Museum.

Program plans return trip to Ireland
In September 2007, the UNL School of Music Opera program will take a production of Frank Loesser's "The Most Happy Fella" to Ireland for the Waterford International Festival of Light Opera. It will be the second trip to Ireland for the opera program in five years.


Scarlet and Cream spring show April 23
The Scarlet and Cream Singers will present their 33rd annual spring concert at 3 p.m. April 23 in Kimball Recital Hall.

April 21 runway show features student designs
The design work of 24 CEHS textile and apparel students will be featured in the runway show "Unveiled" 7 p.m. April 21 in the Nebraska Union Ballroom.

India exhibit opens at Lentz Center
The Lentz Center for Asian Culture is hosting the exhibition, "Miniature Worlds: Art from India," through May 25.

American Life in Poetry
A circus is an assemblage of illusions, and here Jo McDougall, a Kansas poet, shows us a couple of performers, drab and weary in their ordinary lives, away from the lights at the center of the ring.

For the Record

Nauslar earns Trailblazer honor
NET Television team earns news awards
Engineering students win national championship
Faculty, teaching assistants honored with Holling Awards
Smith selected for systemwide diversity position
UNL hires two for West central Nebraska posts
Undergrads win Goldwater scholarships
Obituary - Richard Eckersley
In Brief

Scarlet moves to summer schedule May 4
Water Law, Policy and Science conference to open May 4
Campus Rec to end childcare program
Participants needed for 'Take a Parent to Lunch'
Reception for residence directors is April 28
Griesen retirement reception April 27
Parking permit preorder period begins
Observatory turns to spring sky