|8:30 am-9:45 am||Business planning: Business plan City Campus Union|
Learn the basics of writing a good business plan and why it is the most important ingredient for business growth.
|8:30 am-10:00 am||Grand Rounds UNIVERSITY HEALTH CENTER|
Counseling and Psychological Services of the University Health Center is pleased to
announce an ongoing program of grand rounds presentations. All interested University
Health Center employees, graduate students in the mental health professions, and other
interested professionals are encouraged to attend.
The December topic is "Integrating Cultural Sensitivity While Attending to the Health Care Needs of Young Adults" presented by Neeta Kantamneni, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Counseling Psychology Department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
This program meets the criteria by the Nebraska Bureau of Examining Boards for an approved continuing education program for Mental Health Practice, Social Work, Professional Counseling, Marriage and Family Practice.
|12:00 pm-1:00 pm||Sister Circle: A Support Group for Women of Color NEBRASKA UNION|
Counseling and Psychological Services at the University Health Center provides a number of support groups throughout the semester on campus. Sister Circle is a support group for women of color and is led by Charlesette Foster.
|12:00 pm-4:00 pm||HIV Testing Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center|
The University Health Center will be offering free and confidential HIV testing. Results in 20 minutes. Sponsored by the University Health Center, OASIS, and Students for Sexual Health.
|1:30 pm-5:30 pm||"Slave Free Nebraska" Bench Art Project Unveiling HEWIT PLACE|
Come check out the unveiling of the bench art project, "Slave Free Nebraska," Friday, Dec. 2 at 1:30 p.m. at Hewit Place, 1155 Q St. Refreshments will be served with a short program beginning at 2 p.m. on the 6th floor of the Schorr Presidential Suite.
The benches will be unveiled in the art corridor at 12th and P in downtown Lincoln from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. If you can't make it to the afternoon event, make sure to check them out during the First Friday festivities that evening.
More information about raising awareness of human trafficking in Nebraska is available via:
|2:00 pm-2:50 pm||CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS - Geography General Seminar HARDIN HALL|
Bryan Leavitt, Facilities Manager and Lecturer at the UNL School of Natural Resources/CALMIT will present on the topic of "Modern Israel: A Brief Introduction to Some of its Cultural and Physical Geography."
|2:30 pm-3:30 pm||Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience Seminar Series Jorgensen Hall |
Presenter: Vijay Raj Singh
Department of Physics, University of Tokyo
|3:00 pm-5:00 pm||Celebration of Gerry Shapiro's Life Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center|
|3:30 pm-4:30 pm||Chemistry Colloquium HAMILTON HALL|
"Recent Advances in Nanoelectrochemistry", Professor Michael V. Mirkin,
Queens College City University of New York. Sponsored by UNL Research Council. Open to the Public.
|4:00 pm-4:50 pm||Mathematics Colloquium AVERY HALL|
Speaker: Nathan Albin
Affiliation: Kansas State University
Local Host: Daniel Toundykov
Title: HIFU cancer therapy and the Gibbs phenomenon
|4:30 pm-7:00 pm||First Friday at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum International Quilt Study Center & Museum|
Come see the International Quilt Study Center and Museum free of charge the first Friday of every month from 4:30 to 7 p.m.
|5:00 pm-6:30 pm||Chamber Singers SHELDON MUSEUM of ART|
The Chamber Singers will fill the Great Hall of the Sheldon Museum of Art for the holiday favorite, Winter Festival on Friday, Dec 2 at 5:00 pm. This event is FREE and open to the public.
|6:00 pm||UNL Venture Plan Competition Finals City Campus Union|
The final round for the UNL Venture Plan Competition.
|6:00 pm-7:30 pm||"The Children Who Lived" Premiere Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center|
Meet the co-directors of "The Children Who Lived" at the Gaughan Multicultural Center, room 212, on Dec. 2 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. and watch the premiere of the documentary.
Emmanuel Habimana, a survivor of the 1994 Tutsi genocide in Rwanda, and Natalia Ledford, a journalism and international studies major, will present an edited version of their film.
"The Children Who Lived" is a National Geographic-funded documentary about orphans of the genocide against the Tutsi. Emmanuel will share his own personal story of survival.
A trailer of the film may be viewed here: http://go.unl.edu/the_children_who_lived
ABOUT "The Children Who Lived"
In 2010, Emmanuel and Ledford spent six months researching and filming in Rwanda, followed by a series of interviews conducted in the United States and Canada with such internationally recognized figures as Romeo Dallaire, Laura Lane and Carl Wilkens.
This program is being organized by UNL RSO Education for the World. This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs; a grant from the Pepsi Endowment Fund,; a grant from the Student Affairs Division including Campus Recreation, Nebraska Unions, University Health Center, and University Housing; and a grant from the Pepsi Diversity Program Fund.
More information is available at: http://newsroom.unl.edu/announce/nextatnebraska/807/4654
|7:30 pm-9:00 pm||UNL Student Dance Project MABEL LEE HALL|
Feel the motion! The Student Dance Project concert will fill Mabel Lee Hall, Room 304 at 14th & Vine, on Friday, Dec 2 and Saturday, Dec 3 at 7:30 pm. Tickets: General admission $5, student/senior $3, available at the door approx. one hour before the performance.