This past weekend the 2023 Band Awards Reception was held at Memorial Stadium. As a part of the event, the Russ Swanson Outstanding Band Person was awarded to Steffani Nolda. Steffani is a super senior music education major from North Platte, Nebraska. While at UNL, Nolda studied saxophone and was a member of the Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, and Saxophone Choir. She was also a 5-year member of the Cornhusker Marching Band and is honored to have served as Drum Major for two seasons. Nolda is currently applying to be a music educator in the Lincoln area and plans to continue the Nebraska Band Tradition through the Alumni Association. Congratulations, Steffani!

award with saxophone and mace
Thank you our alum, Nathan Nelson with Rooted Woodworking, for the design and creation of our award.

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Hey, Congrats, Steffani! Way to go, girl!! I’m really proud to know you!! What’s next for you?? Any more worlds to conquer??


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