2012-13 | Hastings College


Bronco Forensics ends regular season with qualifications

In its last regular season tournament of the year held in Omaha, Neb., the Hastings College Bronco Forensics team qualified six additional events for the American Forensics Association National Individual Events Tournament (AFA-NIET) to be held in Hutchinson, Kans., this April. The team’s total events eligible to compete in the national tournament is 33 events. 
On the second day of competition, the Broncos finished second. The full results follow. 
Battle for the Capitol, March 2:
Hannah Davis, a senior from Grand Island, Neb.        4th, Dramatic Interpretation

Cochrane ’58, Gottsches and Pepsi Cola Bottling Company of Hastings to be inducted into HC’s Pro Rege Society

The 2013 inductees into Hastings College’s Pro Rege Society include Ladd L. Cochrane ’58 of Greeley, Colo., Cindy Gottsch of Hastings, Neb., and the late Bobby Gottsch, and Pepsi Cola Bottling Company of Hastings, Neb.  The dinner and induction ceremony, during which Hastings College will recognize these individuals and company for their longstanding dedication to the College, will be held at Lochland Country Club in Hastings, Neb., on Thursday, April 25. 

Groovy exhibit at HC Art Gallery explores black light art

Stop by Hastings College’s Art Gallery (711 E. 7th Street), where more than 30 vintage black light posters and several new black light works will be on display from March 3-April 5, 2013. Regular gallery hours are 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday. An opening reception will be held on Sunday, March 3 from 2-3 p.m. Both the gallery and the reception are free and open to the public. 
Pat Nelsen ‘15 organized the show with assistance from other HC students and faculty.  

Documentary filmmaker once detained in North Korea to speak at HC

Euna Lee, one of the two women journalists detained in North Korea in 2009, will headline Women’s History Month activities at Hastings College.
On Tuesday, March 5 at 7 p.m. in. in French Memorial Chapel (800 N. Turner Ave.), Lee will discuss her detention in North Korea and her extensive work as a documentary filmmaker. The lecture, entitled “The World is Bigger Now,” will be free and open to the public.

Women’s History Month activities at HC include play, recital

Author Leanne Grabel teaches language arts and poetry to underserved youth in Portland, Ore. Drawing on her experiences, she has crafted “Call Them Jewels”, a multi-media performance which she will bring to Hastings College on Tuesday, March 26 as part of the college’s Women’s History Month activities. The performance, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in Scott Studio Theatre (806 N. Turner Ave.), is free and open to the public.