Wednesday, September 3

New Employee Orientation

9:00 am–12:00 pm Nebraska Union
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information.

Executive Power Lunch with Donde Plowman

11:30 am–1:30 pm Wick Alumni Center
Dr. Donde Plowman, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the UNL College of Business Administration, kicks off the 2014-15 Executive Power Series. She will talk on the Art of Negotiation.

Using Box@UNL

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Bring your lunch and come learn what Box has to offer. You will learn to navigate the system and customize your environment. Learn how to share and collaborate with people on or off campus. You will also learn to upload files and folders, as well as …

Find Your Library Study Spot

3:00 pm–3:20 pm Love Library South
Take 10-15 minutes out of your day and come to Love Library to find your study spot for the semester.

Spanish Tutoring & Writing Center

3:00 pm–5:00 pm Oldfather Hall

Arabic Nadii

3:30 pm–5:30 pm Burnett Hall
Arabic Conversation Table

SNR Fall Research Seminar

3:30 pm Hardin Hall
Cory Forbes, SNR associate professor, will present “Discipline-based Education Research on Teaching and Learning in Elementary Science Learning Environments.”

Table Française

3:30 pm Burnett Hall
French Conversation Table

Fall 2014 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
“Mapping Gene Regulatory Networks in Arabidopsis and Tomato Roots,” will be presented by Dr. Siobhan Brady, University of California-Davis.

Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience Seminar Series

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Jorgensen Hall
Presented by Prof. Robert Camley, from the Center for Magnetism and Magnetic Nanostructures University of Colorado, Colorado Springs.

Stammtisch

4:30 pm–6:00 pm Dempsey’s
German Conversation Table

Student Insurance 101 Workshop

5:30 pm University Health Center
Learn important details and get your questions answered about StudentBlue student health insurance from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska. Pizza served.

Find Your Library Study Spot

6:30 pm–6:50 pm Love Library South
Take 10-15 minutes out of your day and come to Love Library to find your study spot for the semester.

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 …

Titanoboa: Monster Snake

9:30 am–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
Slithering in at 48 feet long, a realistic replica of the world’s largest snake will be on exhibit February 22 through Labor Day at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall.

“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 …

Yard/Zone

8:30 am–4:00 pm Robert Hillstad Textiles Gallery
Artist Sarah Wagner investigates invisible environmental systems such as genetic mutation, radiation, class and race. In her talk, she discussed her most recent work which explores her neighborhood in the inner city of Detroit and the “invisible” …

Sculpting the Human Figure: Barbara Laging and Margarita Worth

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
The exhibition brings to light sculpture by two Nebraska women artists who worked primarily in the 1950s and 1960s. Barbara Laging and Margarita Worth sculpted in stone, cast bronze, and hard wood, yet neither artist was given serious attention in …

Re-Picturing Nebraska: Statewide Responses

All Day Sheldon Museum Of Art
In late August 2013, the Sheldon Museum of Art began its tour of Picturing Nebraska, the 27th annual Sheldon Statewide exhibition. Picturing Nebraska explored the ways in which artists have depicted the state and included a portion of University of …

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.