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Meet Our New President Events

Meet Our New President Events

Come meet our new President, Dr. Travis Feezell, at events all across the state of Nebraska and in Colorado.

Dr. Travis Feezell arrives at Hastings College with 25 years of experience in higher education, including service as an academic administrator, faculty member, athletic director and baseball coach. From 2014 through 2017, he was Provost and Chief Academic Officer at University of Ozarks.

Feezell received a doctorate in education from the University of Idaho in 2005. Additionally, he received his master's degree in medieval British studies from the University of Wales-Cardiff in 1992. He earned his undergraduate degree in English from the University of Wyoming. A former Rhodes Scholar national finalist, Feezell is considered a leading scholar and speaker on issues of sport and higher education in America. 

Feezell and his wife, Carol, have four children: Jackson, 22; Delaney, 19; Colby, 14; and Cooper, 12.

Scheduled Events:

RSVP to any of the following events by contacting the Alumni Association at 
402-461-7363 or

Lincoln, Nebraska
June 8, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Lincoln Afterhours Culinary Underground, 728 Q Street (map)
Appetizers will be provided; cash bar.

Hastings, Nebraska
June 29, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Barrett Alumni Center (map)
This is a Business After Hours through the Hastings Chamber of Commerce, drinks and appetizers will be provided. All are welcome. 

Omaha, Nebraska
July 13, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Beacon Hills, 6750 Mercy Road (map)
A cash bar will be available.

Lexington, Nebraska
July 26, 5:30 p.m. - Social   6:00 p.m. - Dinner - $15.00/person
Mac's Creek Winery, 43315 Road 757 (map)

Loveland, Colorado
July 27, 2017
12:00 p.m. (Noon) - Nordy's BBQ, 4360 St Cloud Drive - $10/person (map)
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - Lundeen Sculpture Studio, 338 East 4th Street (map)

July 28, 5:00-7:00 p.m. - Celtic Tavern, 1400 Market Street (map)  
Free appetizers; cash bar. 

July 29, 5:00-7:00 p.m. - St. Patrick's Brewery, 2842 West Bowles Ave. (map
Free appetizers; cash bar.

If you have questions, contact Molly Johnsen at 402.463.9504 or