Glow Big Red 2022
Consider supporting the Center for Great Plains Studies and Great Plains Art Museum during the 2022 Glow Big Red event.
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- [00:00:03.090]The Center for Great Plains Studies
- [00:00:04.560]with its Great Plains Art Museum is an interdisciplinary,
- [00:00:07.660]educational, and cultural hub
- [00:00:09.600]that cultivates awareness of and engagement with
- [00:00:12.180]the diverse people, culture,
- [00:00:13.930]and natural environments of the Great Plains.
- [00:00:20.160]The center has been engaged in research, education,
- [00:00:22.690]and outreach at the University of Nebraska Lincoln
- [00:00:25.210]for more than 45 years.
- [00:00:27.240]You may know us best from the Great Plains Art Museum,
- [00:00:29.670]which takes up two levels of our building
- [00:00:31.600]in downtown Lincoln, Nebraska.
- [00:00:34.910]The museum organizes six to eight exhibitions each year
- [00:00:38.740]that express diverse voices of the plains and highlight
- [00:00:41.790]our permanent collection and contemporary artists.
- [00:00:46.460]The center and museum are focused on creating new ways
- [00:00:49.370]for the public and campus community
- [00:00:51.270]to connect to and learn about the Great Plains
- [00:00:53.710]through our research, lectures, exhibitions,
- [00:00:56.790]annual conference, books, scholarly journals,
- [00:01:00.170]artists and residents program, Great Plains fellows program,
- [00:01:03.400]and partnerships across the region.
- [00:01:06.600]We rely on outside support to do some of
- [00:01:08.710]our most popular and engaging activities,
- [00:01:11.280]so we encourage you to support our work
- [00:01:13.090]during this year's glow big red event.
- [00:01:16.060]Visit unl.edu/plains for more information
- [00:01:19.630]on this year's event.
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