Wednesday, October 31

Zombie Apocalypse

12:30 pm–2:30 pm Nebraska Union
The University Health Center Student Advisory Board sponsors the Zombie Apocalypse to get you prepared for any type of emergency or natural disaster. Stop by the booth for information and goodies.

NUgrant Basics: Proposal Routing; IRB Protocols

Hands-on help sessions for NUgrant users. Proposal Routing session runs from 1-2:30; IRB Protocol session follows from 2:30-3:30. Register online for each session separately.

Public Lecture by Liz Ingraham

3:00 pm–4:00 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Associate Professor of Art and Art History Liz Ingraham will share her creative work in “Stitching as Knowing: Mapping Nebraska with Textiles and Thread.”

SNR Fall Research Seminar

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hardin Hall
Gene Guan of SNR will present a seminar on the topic “GeoComputational Intelligence and High-performance Geospatial Computing.”

Fall 2012 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
“Interrogation of Post-translational Regulation via Mass Spectrometric Proteomics Approaches,” will be presented by Dr. Leslie Hicks, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center. A reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.

Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience Seminar Series

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Jorgensen Hall
Speaker: Prof. Swadeshmukul Santra

An Evening with David Sedaris

7:30 pm–12:00 am Lied Center for Performing Arts
Presented by NET Radio. For tickets call 402-472-4747, visit, or visit Lied Ticket Office (located at 12th and Q)

Martian Mash

8:00 pm–12:00 am Lambda Chi Alpha
Presented by Lambda Chi Alpha. Catered by Wahoo. Live in Concert: Blue Martian Tribe, PCS & UNL’s own Brown. $6/Advance tickets or with costume, $7/at the door.

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.

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 …