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Cornhusker Marching Band joins 22in22 Challenge

An average of 22 veterans and active duty service members die by suicide daily. This month, the Cornhusker Marching Band at the University Nebraska-Lincoln decided to help do something about it. Together, the marching band pledged to join the 22in22 … Continue reading

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Celebration of Mike Veak’s Life

You are invited to an Open House to celebrate the life of Mike Veak, aged 74 years, 3 months and 1 day. Saturday July 1st, 2017 from 1-4pm Wick Alumni Center University of Nebraska–Lincoln Campus 1520 R Street, Lincoln NE 68508 Parking … Continue reading

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Remembering Mike Veak

A long-time voice of the Cornhusker Marching Band, Michael H. Veak, 74, Lincoln, passed away June 15, 2017. He held life-time memberships in the UNL Alumni Association and a charter member of the Band Alumni Association. For 30 seasons, His … Continue reading

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Remembering David Salyards

Salyards, David P. Jul 8, 1955 – Apr 22, 2017 Of Omaha. David Peter Salyards, 61, passed away April 22 following a short illness. A fourth-generation Nebraskan and lifelong resident of Omaha, Dave was born July 8, 1955, to Harry … Continue reading

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Band Alumni Association Charter Member, Rob Clements, fills Legislative Seat

Elmwood banker Rob Clements is the governor’s pick to fill the southeast Nebraska legislative seat left open with the resignation of Bill Kintner of Papillion. In choosing Clements, Gov. Pete Ricketts bypassed a list of 35 formal applicants in favor … Continue reading

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