Friday, January 30

Seeking Participants for Annual UNL Employee/Retiree Quilt Show

8:30 am–4:30 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Now seeking participants for the 6th annual UNL Employee-Retiree Quilt Show. Registration is limited, so contact us now to get on the list! The deadline for registering is February 20, 2015.

Faculty and Staff Exhibition

12:30 pm–4:30 pm Eisentrager-howard Gallery
The Faculty and Staff Exhibition features the work of twenty-six faculty and staff from the Department of Art and Art History.

Unraveling: Camille Hawbaker, M.F.A.

8:30 am–4:00 pm Robert Hillstad Textiles Gallery
An exhibition of mixed media work by Lincoln artist Camille Hawbaker entitled “Unraveling” opens on November 17, 2014 and continues through January 30, 2015 in the Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery on the University of Nebraska’s East Campus. …

Land Application Training

9:00 am–3:30 pm Gage County Extension
Learn basic manure management techniques and tips to keep the environment safe and you in compliance with your NPDES permit.

Access Essentials, part 1 (Navigation & Tables)

9:30 am–11:30 am Architecture Hall
Jump into the exciting world of Microsoft Access in this hands-on session and find out how simple building a database can be! Get acquainted with the power of a relational database and the many ways it can streamline information management. You’ll …

CYFS Conversation Series

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Nebraska Union
CYFS welcomes you to attend the second presentation in its 2014-15 Conversation Series, “It Takes a Village: Community-Based Participatory Research.”

Applied Ecology Seminar

2:00 pm Hardin Hall
Karl Reinhard, professor in UNL’s School of Natural Resources, will present this free and public seminar.

UNL Faculty/Staff “Certificate of Recognition for Contributions to Students”

2:30 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska Union
These awards identify and recognize UNL faculty, advisers and staff members who have had a significant impact on the lives of one or more UNL undergraduates. The UNL Parents Association and the UNL Teaching Council sponsor the 27th annual “Parents …

Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar - Kim Todd

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Keim Hall
Kim Todd, associate professor, UNL Agronomy & Horticulture, will talk about dynamic growing environments such as the Keim Courtyard, Backyard Farmer, and Evasco Gardens and how these can be used to educate the public about the fascinating and complex …

Dept. of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Bessey Hall
“Building high-resolution subsurface velocity models based on full waveform inversion” presented by HeJun Zhu, University of Texas-Austin.

George Bodner, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
Professor George M. Bodner, Purdue University, will present “I’m Finally Beginning to Understand Why I Didn’t Understand …”

Swimming and Diving

5:00 pm Devaney Natatorium
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Washington State

Men’s Gymnastics

7:00 pm Devaney Center
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Army

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 …

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 …

Dialogues: Recent Acquisitions of the Sheldon Museum of Art

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
Each year the Sheldon is the grateful steward of many acquisitions, by purchase, gift, and bequest. Comprised of a sampling of art added to the collection within the past five years, the exhibition pairs and groups works, often in surprising ways, to …

Nature Through Art

All Day Love Library South
See the art exhibit by members of the Great Plains Chapter of the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators on display from January 12 - March 13, 2015 on the second floor of Love Library South. Exhibit is viewable during all of Love Library open hours, …

A New Line of Thinking: Recent Sculpture by Robert Schatz

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
This project foregrounds a shift in aesthetic direction by New York-based artist Robert Schatz. Themes of ecology exist alongside considerations of engineering and mindfulness. Complemented by a selection of related works on paper, this grouping of …

Academic Year 2015-2016 Application Period

12:00 am–3:00 pm (none)
Applications are accepted January 21-March 23 for Academic Year 2015-2016 UCARE awards. The application closes at 3 PM on March 23 and no late applications will be accepted.

Women of Character, Courage, and Committment

All Day (none)
Nominate a woman who inspires you! As part of Women’s Week 2015 (March 16-20) the Women’s Center will recognize leaders within our campus and Lincoln communities as Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment. Please consider nominating a woman who …