Presentations & Tours

Throughout the PASE/Life Challenge event, there will be special opportunities to attend educational sessions or tours. Please see schedule for designated times for these events. All participants are welcome to attend. Anyone interested in attending the educational sessions or tours must pre-register through 4-H Online to ensure space and materials.

2016 PASE Presentations and Tours (2017 Coming Soon!)


City Campus Tour


Date: Sunday, June 19
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Quantity: Unlimited

Join us for a walking tour of UNL’s City Campus. See a dorm, classroom, and a laboratory with a student tour guide. Take a selfie to show everyone the cool things you could do as University of Nebraska-Lincoln student. Conclude your time on City Campus with dinner at Cather-Pound Dining Hall.


The Ultimate Team Challenge


Date: Sunday, June 19
Time: Approx. 7:00 PM
Quantity: Unlimited

Kick off your PASE/Life Challenge experience by attending The Ultimate Team Challenge! Bond with your teams through participation in fun, energetic teambuilding activities to strengthen your teams’ relationships and enhance interpersonal skills created by the Youth Advisory Board!


Food Energy


Date: Monday, June 20
Time: 11:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM
Quantity: Unlimited

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between pet foods made for young animals compared to older adult animals? Or what tests can be conducted to determine how much energy food provides? This workshop will provide you with a visual example of the energy content from two different samples of pet foods. You will observe the heat energy being released as the pet food samples are burned and then determine which sample provides more energy in terms of calorie content.


WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY: PASE EDITION


Date: Monday, June 20
Time: 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM
Quantity: 30 students per session

Learn more about communications through this fun, fast-paced game involving agricultural topics, interview skills and video production techniques. Presented by Brooke Talbott on the south side of the Animal Science Complex.


all things green and growing


Date: Monday, June 20
Time: 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM
Quantity: 25 students per session

Where on East Campus can you find turtles, fruit trees, flowers and bee hotels, see a rain chain and raised garden beds, and enjoy the great outdoors? Tour the Keim Hall courtyard, the Backyard Farmer and Evasco Gardens, and the Cabela's Rain Chain to find out! Presented by Kim Todd and Terri James. Location: Meet by the south doors to Keim Hall (across from the new construction).


Awesome Animals


Date: Monday, June 20
Time: 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM
Quantity: 20 students per session

Explore the UNL Herpetology lab and see native Nebraska frogs, snakes, turtles, and more! Dennis Ferraro will give a guided tour of his lab and highlight some of the herpetology research projects currently underway at UNL. Session will meet in the Animal Science Commons.


Larsen Tractor and Power Museum


Date: Monday, June 20
Time: 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:00 PM
Quantity: 40 students per session

Explore the history of tractor testing at UNL and see how it relates to opportunities for your future. Session will meet at the north doors of the Larsen Tractor Test and Power Museum.


East Campus Scavenger Hunt


Date: Monday, June 20
Time: 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM,
3:00 PM
Quantity: 20 students per session

Explore East Campus and see if your team (no more than 4 students/team) can be the first to locate the East Campus landmarks and buildings before the others. Participate for a chance to win free UNL Dairy Store ice cream! Session will meet at the Animal Science Commons-CASNR booth.