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The Center for Great Plains Studies is a research/teaching program at the University of Nebraska. Also the home of the Great Plains Art Museum.
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 18
Bison are back, and that benefits many other species on the Great Plains via
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 18
The Center is happy to support the Freedom Breakfast and scholarship program annually.
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 17
Kyle Conway reviews three books related to the fracking oil boom in western North Dakota and explores how each traces the complex relationship among migration, class, crime, and identity. Free access for a limited time:
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Caleb Roberts Jan 17
Fires aren't always catastrophes! Our new paper in shows bird and plant biodiversity and animal habitats are still benefiting from a wildfire that burnt 27 years ago in western Nebraska!
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 17
There are lots of Great Plains titles on sale right now for the University of Nebraska Press' winter sale, including our Discover the Great Plains books:
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 16
Looking for a copy of This Blessed Earth in (The One Book One Nebraska selection for 2019)? It was our 2018 Great Plains Book Prize winner, and we still have a few copies at our Great Plains Art Museum store - open Tue-Sat, 10am-5pm
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Brenden W. Rensink 📚 Jan 16
My PhD advisor John Wunder from with his TWO new books. I owe so much to this man. He showed me, by example, the kind of scholar, advocate, mentor, teacher, and friend I should become. We need more John Wunders in the academy and everywhere!
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Nebraska SNR Jan 16
"Initially, I thought paddling everyday for about a month on the same river in the same state would become a bit monotonous. To my delight, it was different everyday." -- Peter Stegen about his journey in "Follow the Water" 📷 🎥 Jan. 31, 7 p.m. @ Hardin Hall
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 16
Happy ! Thanks to Casey, Great Plains Art Museum Registrar, for taking a selfie in our New Farmers exhibition (on view through 2/16). Visit the Museum today and take your own selfie! Make sure to tag us!
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Nebraska CAS Jan 15
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 14
Video: R.M. Joeckel discusses his recent article in "Great Plains Research" on how geologic mapping in Nebraska remains a critical and ongoing endeavor, one that has spanned more than 170 years.
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Dr. Rebecca S. Wingo Jan 9
My Nebraska Book Award hardware arrived on the same day we were chosen as a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title from the ACRL. Don't know who to thank here - either or . THANK YOU.
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 14
Check out this in-depth video on our New Farmers exhibition from Market Journal:
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 8
Replying to @UNLGreatPlains
You can read what the committee thought about the work in the book prize essay here: More about our book prize here:
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 8
Replying to @TedGenoways
We want to affirm that our book prize committee selected the book as a powerful treatment of important challenges facing the Great Plains farmers today. Author gave a talk at the Center this fall, which you can watch on our Facebook pg:
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 8
The Center for Great Plains Studies recently awarded “This Blessed Earth” our 2018 Great Plains book prize. We regret that Governor Ricketts has chosen to politicize the Nebraska Center for the Book’s selection of the book as this year’s One Book One Nebraska reading.
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GreatPlainsQuarterly Jan 7
Authors and publishers, don't forget to nominate your Great Plains-related book for the Stubbendieck Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize! Award is $10,000, the same as the Pulitzer! Deadline is Jan. 23, 2019. Details:
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Nebraska SNR Jan 7
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 7
Seminars explore water conservation, management
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UNLGreatPlains Jan 4
So many nerds 🤓
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