Tribute Trees

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Tribute Trees

Tribute trees are a perfect way to honor or memorialize a loved one at Hastings College. Trees can be placed in honor or in memory of a former student, parent or professor. A Tribute Tree application form is available.

For questions or more information contact Matt Fong at mfong@hastings.edu or 402.461.7786.

Tribute Year Tree Location Donor
Dr. Robin & Ann Koozer 2016 Peking Tree Lilac Entrance of Fuhr Hall Dr. Robin Koozer
Dale E. Black 2014 'Greenspire' Linden Entrance of McCormick Hall Susan Medsker-Nedderman and Robert Nedderman
President Don Jackson 2013 Red Oak North of Daugherty Center Teacher Education Department
Remmington Reinick 2013 American Linden East entrance of track Hastings College
Tamara J. Babcock 2013 Princeton American Elm South of Art Center Susan Medsker-Nedderman and Robert Nedderman
Dee Yost 2013 Princeton American Elm West of Perkins Library Susan Medsker-Nedderman and Robert Nedderman
130th Anniversary Hastings College 2012 Princeton American Elm West of McCormick Hall Hastings College
Brad Cusatis 2012 Northern Catalpa Barrett Alumni Center Hastings College
Tasha Keiter 2012 American Sycamore South of Gray Center next to Heartwell Creek Hastings College
Roberta Kay Schmidt Siebert 2012 'Prairie Gold' Quaking Aspen West of Fuhr Hall Jane Browning & Brian Siebert
Dr. Harold C. Shiffler 2012 Princeton American Elm Northwest of Scott Studio Theatre Susan Medsker-Nedderman & Robert Nedderman
Eleanor & Tom Jorgenson 2011 American Linden Barrett Alumni Center Tom Jorgenson
Dani Busboom 2011 Bur Oak North of Hazelrigg Student Union 2011 Senior Class
Jimmy King 2011 Bur Oak Between Weyer & Fuhr Hall Class of 1961
Evan Wheeler 2011 Bur Oak North of Hazelrigg Student Union 2011 Senior Class
Jerry Anderson 2010 Northern Red Oak Southwest of Morrison-Reeves Science Center Dr. Bill Beck
Boy Scouts Troop 200 2010 'Princeton' American Elm West of Morrison-Reeves Science Center Hastings College
Dave Cunningham 2010 'Redmond' American Linden Northeast Morrison-Reeves Science Center Will & Ginny Locke
A.H. Jones 2010 Bur Oak East of Morrison-Reeves Science Center Jack Osborne
Rev. Silas & Ruth Kessler 2010 'Valley Forge' American Elm East of Morrison-Reeves Science Center Locke Family
Student Education Association 2010 Lacebark Elm West of Morrison-Reeves Science Center Hastings College
Dr. Wendell & Anna Lou Showalter 2010 'Redmond' American Linden Northeast of Morrison-Reeves Science Center Ginny & Will Locke

Dedication of Morison-Reeves' Science Center

2009 Royal Raindrops Crabapple Entrance of Morrison-Reeves Science Center Hastings College

Marion Fabrique Glassey

2009 Red Oak West of Barrett Alumni Center Darrell & Honey Lou Bonar, Grace McGinnis Shackleford, Kelly McGinnis, Kristen Trenholm
Rev. Kenneth Locke 2009 Chinkapin Oak North of Hazelrigg Student Union Locke Family
Earth Day 2007 Autumn Blaze Red Maple Near north exit of Circle Drive Student Environmental Action Committee
Virginia Tech Community 2007 Autumn Blaze Red Maple South of French Chapel Student Environmental Action Committee
Drs. Fred Condos & Will Locke 2006 Red Oak East of Hurley-McDonald Student Education Association &Teacher Education Department
Jessica Madsen 2005 Prairiefire Crabapple East of Babcock Hall near 9th Street Hastings College
Kevin Heineman 1996 'Legacy' Sugar Maple Southwest of Gray Communications Gray Center students & faculty
Dr. Gilbert Adrian 1995 American Liberty Elm North side of Steinhart Hall of Science Science Division
Dr. Carl Throckmorton 1995 Amur Maple North side Steinhart Hall of Science Science Division
George W. Rennick 1990 Red Oak West of Art Center Sam Rennick
Irene Moerer & Louise Walter 1987 Landscaping & Garden, Japanese Tree Lilac South of Gray Center Kathy & Bob Hindman
Ralph Adams, Jr. 1946 Many trees and shrubs Original campus Hal & Gretchen Lainson
Jennie Hart Fuller 1934 Royal Purple Smoke Tree (Original tree unknown) South of Daugherty Center Niobrara Chapter D.A.R.