Tuesday, October 30

Blood Pressure Checks

11:30 am–1:00 pm Nebraska Union
Stop by the Wellness Booth in the Nebraska Union to have your blood pressure checked by one of the University Health Center nurses. Blood pressure checks are free and open to the entire UNL community.

NURAMP Elective 4: Electronic submission systems

Using a variety of electronic submission systems, such as Grants.gov, FastLane, or Commons, to find, prepare and submit an electronic grant application. Please register online.

Jews at the Margins

3:00 pm–6:00 pm City Campus Union
An international, interdisciplinary symposium exploring the nature of Jewish identity through cases of exclusion and inclusion in the Jewish world. Speakers include Naftali Rothenberg (The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, Israel), Netanel Fisher (Hebrew …

Entomology Lecture

4:00 pm–5:00 pm East Campus Union
“Pest Control Innovations at BASF Specialty Products and Career Opportunities” by Dr. Bob Davis, BASF Pest Control Solutions

John J. Mieyal — Biochemistry / Redox Biology Center Seminar

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
Dr. John J. Mieyal, Professor and Vice-Chairman of Pharmacology, Case Western Reserve University will present the seminar “Reversible Protein S-Glutathionylation in Redox Regulation — Implications for Thiol Homeostasis and Signaling in Health and …

Learn About Paganism

4:30 pm–5:15 pm City Campus Union
Come to a Halloween Prosperity Ritual hosted by UNL Pagan Life. Participants and observers welcome. Contact us at Unlpaganlife@gmail.com

“The Ineffable, the Unspeakable, and the Inspirational: A Grammar

5:30 pm–12:00 am Sheldon Museum of Art
Jonathan Fineberg is a University of Nebraska Visiting Presidential Professor, 2012-2013. He is the Gutgsell Professor of Art History Emeritus at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and adjunct curator of the Parrish Art Museum in …

Presidential Professor Lecture Series: Jonathan Fineberg

5:30 pm–6:30 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Visiting Presidential Professor Jonathan Fineberg presents “The Ineffable, the Unspeakable, and the Inspirational: A Grammar.” This lecture will attempt to hypothesize a grammar for unconscious thought in form, centered on the example of the non- …

2012 Outreach Seminar Series: The Biodiversity of Nebraska within the Great Plains

6:00 pm–12:00 am Hardin Hall
Forum presented by Paul Johnsgard and Mary Bomberger Brown—two distinguished authors and wildlife researchers. 6 p.m.: Meet and greet; 6:30 p.m.: birds from Pioneer Park Nature Center; 7 p.m.: Lecture. Free and open to the public.

SNR Outreach Seminar

6:00 pm–12:00 am Hardin Hall
The wetlands of Nebraska are especially notable because, not only do they comprise a greater percentage of the state’s land mass than is true of

Global Unification Dicussion Session

6:45 pm–7:45 pm City Campus Union
Global Unification will have a discussion Session about Child Mortality Issues at 6:45 p.m. at Georgian Room-City Union.

Cinema 16’s Halloween Film Festival

7:00 pm–12:00 am Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
Cinema 16 will host film festival featuring short Halloween-themed films made by students. Attendees can vote for the winner. Costume contest decided by applause. Cost: $5

Quick, Delicious One-Dish Meals Class

7:00 pm–8:30 pm BryanLGH Medical Center East
Attend a free class, “Quick, Delicious One-Dish Meals.” Pre-registration is required by calling 402-481-8886.

International Correspondent Elliot D. Woods

7:30 pm–12:00 am Andersen Hall
Elliott D. Woods is a contributing editor at the Virginia Quarterly Review. “Assignment Afghanistan,” his ongoing multimedia project exploring the Afghan conflict, won a 2011 Digital Ellie from the American Society of Magazine Editors.

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 …