Author Archives: Band Alumni Association

Proud to Be a Member of the Newly Organized National Association of Alumni Bands

Alumni organizations from college bands across the nation have formed a National Association of Alumni Bands to share best practices and provide leadership and coordination for such programs.  Leaders from alumni band groups announced the formation of the NAOAB with … Continue reading

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Tyler Butterfield Memorial Scholarship

The Epsilon Omega chapter of Kappa Kappa Psi at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is proud to announce the creation of the Tyler Butterfield Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship was made in memory of Tyler Butterfield, a brother, trumpet player, musician, and … Continue reading

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2020 Russ Swanson Outstanding Band Members Announced

On Saturday, February 20, 2021, the Cornhusker Marching Band held their Band Awards Ceremony online instead of their usual banquet. During that time, the UNL Band Alumni Association was pleased to award the 2020 Russ Swanson Outstanding Band Member Awards … Continue reading

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Glow All In February 17-18, 2021

Save the date to Glow All In on Feb. 17-18 for Glow Big Red — 24 Hours of Husker Giving! First, give. Make a gift of $5 or more to support students. Make a gift of $60 or more by … Continue reading

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Remembering Walter Schmidt

Walter H. Schmidt died November 17, 2020, at Toledo Hospital from COVID-19 complications.  He was born September 19, 1935, to Harold and Helen (McGaughey) Schmidt in Sheridan County, Nebraska. Walter attended grades 1-7 in country school and attended the University … Continue reading

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