|8:00 am-5:00 pm||Water Law Conference Holiday Inn-Downtown |
Nebraska Water Law for practicing attorneys and others with a need to know ... open to all.
|9:00 am-12:00 pm||New Employee Orientation NEBRASKA UNION|
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information.
|10:00 am||Area Ag Entrepreneurs Produce for the Local Food System Web Seminar|
This webinar will highlight a tour of farms in Southeast Nebraska that are producing food for the local food system in Nebraska. It is being presented a second time due to techincal difficulties when first presented on June 23rd. The webinar will be archived for future access.
|11:00 am-1:00 pm||The Cost of Drinking & Driving NEBRASKA UNION|
Husker Choices, the University Health Center, UNL Police, Sbarro and Papa Johns are sponsoring this event in the Nebraska Union. Play Mario Kart Wii with beer goggles and learn the cost of a DUI. Officer Pembleton of the UNL PD will also be on hand to answer questions. Free pizza and soda also available.
|12:00 pm-2:00 pm||Walk-In Flu Shot Clinics UNIVERSITY HEALTH CENTER|
The University Health Center will hold walk-in influenza vaccine clinics. Flu shots cost $25 and payment of cash or check is required at the time of vaccine. If you are unable to make one of the walk-in clinics, you can schedule an appointment at (402) 472-5000.
|1:00 pm||GO Session at International Affairs 420 UNIVERSITY TERRACE|
Information you need to know about studying abroad, hosted by an UNL Study Abroad Advisor.
|3:30 pm-5:00 pm||Institute for Ethnic Studies Colloquium Bailey Library|
Dawne Curry, Assistant Professor of History and Ehtnic Studies; Patrick Jones, Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies; Alice Kang, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Ethnic Studies
|3:30 pm-4:30 pm||Nebraska Center for Materials & Nanoscience and Engineering Mechanics Seminar OTHMER HALL|
Presenter: Andrew M. Minor
Associate Professor, Dept of Materials Science and Engineering, Univ of California – Berkeley and National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
|3:30 pm-5:20 pm||Dept. of Engineering Mechanics Seminar Series OTHMER HALL|
“Quantitative Nanomechanical Testing in a TEM,” by Andrew M. Minor, Associate Professor, Dept of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley and National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Co-Sponsored by the Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience. There will be an informal reception in W317.1 Nebraska Hall at 3:00 PM, prior to the seminar.
|4:00 pm-5:00 pm||Biotechnology/Life Sciences Fall 2010 Seminar BEADLE CENTER|
“High throughput screening for new drugs and useful genes to tackle fat in food and fuel,” will be presented by Dr. Concetta DiRusso, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. A reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.
|6:00 pm-8:00 pm||National Depression Screening Day Campus Recreation|
Counseling and Psychological Services of the University Health Center and the Employee Assistance Program offer education and screenings for a range of common emotional conditions in accordance with National Depression Screening Day on Thursday, Oct. 7. The free, confidential screenings will be held in the Nebraska Union on city campus and in the East Campus Union from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for UNL students, faculty and staff. In addition, screenings will be offered at the Campus Rec Center on Wednesday, Oct. 6, from 6 – 8 p.m. All UNL students who complete the screening can choose to enter a raffle for a 32-GB iPod Touch.
|6:30 pm-8:00 pm||Eating Disorder Education and Prevention Meeting NEBRASKA UNION|
The mission of Eating Disorder Education and Prevention is to encourage students to move toward an accepting attitude of body size and shape; to educate in the areas of eating disorders, body image and wellness; and to provide resources and referrals on campus.
EDEP is a student association of UNL student volunteers who have an interest in eating disorder awareness and prevention. The focus of EDEP is in the area of eating disorder prevention. One of the goals is to reach those who may be participating in dangerous behavior. Education may ultimately prevent some from developing a clinical eating disorder. Any UNL student is welcome to join.
|7:30 pm-10:00 pm||Rockapella LIED CENTER for PERFORMING ARTS|
Your eyes won't believe what your ears are experiencing: five guys, no instruments. Just jaw-dropping vocal dexterity that the New York Post calls pure magical talent. You remember Rockapella from the theme song, "Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?" and now these guys are the hippest hottest a cappella group on tour today. Fun for all ages, the evening will include popular hit songs, rock solid harmonies, passionate arrangements and boundless enthusiasm on stage and in the audience.
|7:30 pm||Wind Ensemble KIMBALL RECITAL HALL|
The Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Carolyn Barber, will give a concert on Wednesday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. Tickets: General admission $5, student/senior $3, available at the door one hour before the performance.