"Actually, the Jayhawk was not the first KU mascot," says University Archivist Becky Schulte. What? Shut the front door, Becky. Learn more about this mystery at the "History of the Jayhawk,"
a 2:30 p.m. lecture at the Adams Alumni Center (1266 Oread, Lawrence), where Schulte explains how the mythical beast (and brand) became the most powerful in the land. Tickets cost $10; buy them at osher.ku.edu