Monday, October 29

Grad Student Ethics Forum: Don’t Cheat Yourself (or Others)! Building a Grad School Culture of Ethic

12:30 pm–12:00 am East Campus Union
The Ethics Center and Graduate Student Association invite all UNL graduate students, professional students and post-docs to join us for a conversation about ethical issues that matter to them. The next Grad Student Ethics Forum will be held on Monday …

Healthy Husker Booth

12:30 pm–2:00 pm Nebraska Union
The University Health Center’s Healthy Husker peer educators sponsor a booth to educate UNL students about a variety of health and wellness topics.

Fall 2012 Grassland Seminar Series

3:00 pm–4:00 pm East Campus Union
David Engle, Regents Professor and Director of the Water Research and Extension Center, Oklahoma State University, “Can Production Agriculture and Conservation of Biodiversity Co-exist on Great Plains Rangelands?”

Zombies, Vampires and Global Capitalism

7:00 pm–12:00 am City Campus Union
Join the UNL International Socialist Club for a viewing of the lecture, “Zombies, Vampires and Global Capitalism,” by David McNally, author of Monsters of the Market, as part of the OCCUPY Toronto movement.

“Protestant Reformers and Islam”

7:00 pm–12:00 am Bailey Library
Emidio Campi, Emeritus Professor, Institute for Swiss Reformation History, University of Zurich

Ongoing Events

Exhibition: “What’s in a Name? Inscribed Quilts”

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Minerals & Meteorites

9:30 am–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
On April 21, the University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall will open “Minerals & Meteorites,” an expansive display of rare minerals and meteorites in the Cooper Gallery. The exhibit contains specimens from the collections of the UNL …

Exhibition: Studio Art Quilt Associate’s 20th Showcase

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Exhibition: “Five Decades of Collecting”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
“Five Decades of Collecting” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Sheldon Museum of Art’s building, which was designed by renowned architect Philip Johnson and opened in 1963. Each work in the exhibition was created and acquired after 1960.

Exhibition: Indigo Gives America the Blues

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Exhibition: “Women Call for Peace: Global Vistas”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
Works by 13 distinguished artists of diverse religious beliefs and ethnic heritage—including some who have personally encountered violence–address factors associated with conflict, such as war, race, gender, and religion.

Project Green Challenge

All Day
PGC is a 30-day green lifestyle challenge to raise awareness about conscious living, informed consumption and the collective impact of each of our actions. From October 1-30, daily green challenges, each with a unique theme,sought to engage, inform, …

Westward Bound: Big Color Landscape Photographs

All Day Great Plains Art Museum

Exhibition: “The Geometric Unconscious: A Century of Abstraction”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
This exhibition showcases the broad scope of geometric abstraction artwork in Sheldon’s collection. The works in “The Geometric Unconscious” span a period of more than 100 years and prompted a rethinking of geometric abstraction with a special …

Purple Ribbon Project

11:00 am–1:00 pm City Campus Union
Stop the Violence! Visit our booth in the Union and donate $1. Receive a bracelet in support of Sigma Psi Zeta’s philanthropy. All donations go to Friendship Home. Begins October 17 and ends Wednesday, October 31. For more info, contact Nessa Wang at …