2009.06.02 > For Immediate Release
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Criss Library Welcomes Book Exhibition Through July 10
Omaha - The Heart and Hands 2009 National Juried Student Book Art Exhibition is on display at the University of Nebraska (UNO) Criss Library June 1 through July 10.
The national exhibition showcases a broad range of books made by graduate and undergraduate students in accredited academic institutions. The exhibit features 39 books made by 32 artists, representing 23 schools across the country.
Tigar Bird, an undergraduate art student at UNO from Weeping Water, Neb., is included in the exhibition.
Books made in book arts, graphic design, photography, print-making and writing courses will be featured. Criss Library plans to purchase selected books from the exhibit for its special collection.
Visit http://library.unomaha.edu or call (402) 554-2640 for more information.
Also, Twitter users can visit http://twitter.com/unolibrary to follow Criss Library.
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The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is celebrating its 100th anniversary. The celebration recognizes the partnership among the City of Omaha, its citizens and UNO to build a vibrant and dynamic community. The centennial theme is UNO: Central To Our City Since 1908. This theme acknowledges the past contributions of UNO to the community and sets the stage for great things to come. UNO, inaugurated in 1968, emerged from the Municipal University of Omaha, established in 1931, which grew out of the University of Omaha founded in 1908. For Centennial information, go to www.unomaha.edu/100/.
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