Gain Real-World Experience
In the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts, you will have the opportunity to learn by doing. You can participate in masterclasses, organize exhibitions, work as a research assistant, study abroad or get an internship. At our college, you’ll perfect your craft both inside and outside of the classroom.
Dion engages with art students in visit
Students in the School of Art, Art History & Design had the opportunity to interact with conceptual artist Mark Dion during his week-long visit, which included three graduate students creating an edition of prints with the artist.Read the Full Story on Hixson-Lied College News
Develop Relevant Career Skills
Nebraska will support you every step of the way on your path to your dream job. Under the guidance of outstanding and caring professors, you will grow and develop your artistic talent and network to find the right internships to lead you to the career you’ll love.
Masterclasses offer students access to world-class performers
Students in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts enjoy guest artist experiences and masterclasses thanks to our partnership with the Lied Center for Performing Arts.Read the Full Story on Hixson-Lied College News
Get Started on Day One
At Nebraska, you can work alongside faculty and peers on research and creative projects. From the moment you get to campus, you’ll meet friendly people who will challenge you to challenge everything.
Art students work with artists on murals
School of Art, Art History & Design students, faculty and alumni worked with artists to create murals in the University Place neighborhood as part of the LUX Center for the Arts’ Emerge LNK: Mural + Street Festival.Read the Full Story on Hixson-Lied College News
Get Hands-On Experience with Internships
Internships are important experiences to have in college to get a taste of your potential career journey.
5 Emerging Media Arts students intern with narrative film project
Five students studying emerging media arts in the Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts worked as interns on a new branching narrative film project in Lincoln and Boston.Read the Full Story on Carson Center News
Career Services Support
Our faculty will help you make connections for internships and careers and help you build a portfolio/resume.
Professional Development Series aids theatre performers
The Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film launched a Professional Development Series to bring guest artists in monthly who focus on professional development for performance students.Read the full story on Carson School News
Connect Clubs to Your Career
With more than 500 Registered Student Organizations, including several in each school in the Hixson-Lied College, you are bound to find your fit somewhere. Student organizations can connect you to like-minded students, as well as help you gain valuable experience in your own unique career path.