Jayhawk Birthday, A Nesting Story
Jayhawk Birthday, A Nesting Story, is an illustrated fiction for Jayhawks of all ages. The book reveals how the 1920 mascot came to find a home at KU.
Illustrated by Rachel Lewis and written by David Mucci, the KU Memorial Union Director.
100% of profits go back into Student programs at the University of Kansas. Learn more about how your purchase supports students by clicking the "Explore the Book" button below.
Let the Birthday Celebration Begin!
September 17 | 3pm
A birthday party, cake & refreshments, and a brief ceremony marking the contributions of Mr. Ascher, the artist, the mascot, and the UDK will take place at 3 pm on Ascher Plaza as part of SUA’s Tea at Three.
Join the KU Memorial Union for this once in a lifetime event as we celebrate the 100th birthday of the 1920 Jayhawk.
While you're there, be sure to snap a selfie with the bronzed statue of Talons!
Kansas Union Gallery Exhibit
Featuring 1920 Jayhawk & Original Story Artwork