Student Government hosts Arbor Day planting

UNK Student Government hosted an Arbor Day Tree Planting on Friday just north of the Bell Tower on campus, which included a talk by Vice President Nicholas Stevenson. The first American Arbor Day originated in Nebraska City on April 19, 1872. Under the leadership of Julius Sterling Morton, an estimated one million trees were planted in Nebraska. Today people celebrate Arbor Day worldwide on the last Friday in April.

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