Friday, October 24

Mesa de Español

5:00 pm Burnett Hall
Spanish Conversation Table

Celebration of Youth XXI: Elegant Solutions

8:30 am Robert Hillstad Textiles Gallery
Celebration of Youth XXI: Elegant Solutions, featuring works chosen from the Home Environment, Clothing, Quilt Quest and Fashion Show divisions of the 2014 Nebraska State Fair will run from October 20 to November 8, 2014, in the Robert Hillestad …

Theatrix: “Time Stands Still”

7:30 pm–10:00 pm Temple Building
Theatrix, a student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, will kick off its 2014-2015 season with the play Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies. Emma Gruhl, an undergraduate theatre directing and management major, …

Access Forms & Reports

10:30 am–12:30 pm Architecture Hall
Entering and maintaining data in a table isn’t the only way to manage information. Sometimes you’ll want to create a professional-looking form complete with graphics. In this session, you’ll learn how to create custom forms that make data entry a …

Study Abroad Information Session - Senshu (Japan)

1:00 pm–2:00 pm College Of Business Administration
The Senshu Study Abroad Program in Japan will be having information sessions in October on Fridays at 1 p.m. in CBA 114. We will be discussing the program, cultural experiences, classes available, tuition expenses and scholarships available as well …

Dept. of Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar: Connecting with extension to enhance the land grant missio

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Keim Hall
Presented by Jenny Rees, UNL Extension Educator, Southeast Research & Extension Center.

Teri W. Odom, Chem. Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
Professor Teri W. Odom, Northwestern University, presents “Designer Gold Nanostars for Imaging and Therapeutics.” Co-sponsored by NCMN. Open to the public.

Mathematics Colloquium

4:00 pm Avery Hall
Speaker: Tim Susse

Football Friday - Weekend of Champions

5:00 pm–7:00 pm The Railyard
This event includes:


5:00 pm–8:00 pm Woods Art Building & Richards Hall
Department of Art and Art History graduate and select undergraduate students featuring artwork. Raffle of work will take place at 7:45 p.m.

Open Studios Event

5:00 pm–8:00 pm Richards Hall
On Friday, Oct. 24, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Department of Art and Art History is hosting Open Studios. Graduate students in the Department of Art and Art History will open their working studios for the evening, from 5 to 8 p.m. The event …

Family Halloween Spooktacular Laser Show in Mueller Planetarium

7:00 pm–8:00 pm Morrill Hall
Get ready to mash with monsters in the Family Halloween Laser Spooktacular, a spellbinding sing-along featuring classic Halloween titles such as Monster Mash, Ghostbusters, and Purple People Eater along with a sprinkling of crowd-pleasing current pop …

Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensembl

7:30 pm Lied Center For Performing Arts
Voloshky dances with vitality and joy that leaps from the stage, creating a mesmerizing display of art and energy that reflects the spirit and character of the Ukrainian people.

Ongoing Events

Exhibition: “Painting—From the Collection of the Sheldon Museum of Art”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
In honor of the dual anniversary of the Sheldon Museum of Art and its dedicated support group, the Sheldon Art Association, the museum is publishing an all-new catalog of its impressive paintings collection. The catalog features 125 major works to …

“Mark Marcuson: An Artist’s Journey”

9:30 am–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
“Mark Marcuson: An Artist’s Journey” presents the evolution of artistic talent of Nebraska painter, illustrator and muralist Mark Marcuson. Beginning with Marcuson’s childhood sketches, visitors will journey through Marcuson’s life as an …

Daniel Chauche: Visions of the Future Past in Guatemala

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
Sheldon Museum of Art is collaborating with Daniel Chauche to present the first museum exhibition of his photographs in the United States.

Things Speak: Storied Objects from Lincoln Collections

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
An object is usually judged by its outward appearance and function, but its cultural value or significance is increased once the story associated with it is told. Things Speak emphasizes the power of objects and their stories. Institutions throughout …

Law Psychology 40th Anniversary Conference/Celebration

All Day Tbd

Nutrition and Food Update Conference

7:45 am–3:00 pm Nebraska East Union
This is a two-day conference with registration required by October 1.