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Friday, November 16th

Time Event Title
10:00 am-4:00 pmCorn Bowl Blood Drive Challenge College of Engineering
Who is the best of the Blood Rivals? Help Nebraska beat Iowa! Sign up at www.ncbb.org or call 402-486-9414. Must bring an official photo ID. Eat before donating. Questions? Call 402-486-9414
11:00 am-2:00 pmInternational Bazaar City Campus Union
International RSOs will have booths set up in the Union to sell food and other small cultural items representing their home country. This is your opportunity to sample a variety of foods from around the globe. Cash only. Prices range from a quarter for small sample sizes up to $4 for a combination plate.
12:00 pm-1:00 pmSister 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 pmHIV 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.
2:00 pmGeography Awareness Week Photo Contest Awards HARDIN HALL
3:00 pm-4:00 pmApplied Ecology Seminar HARDIN HALL
Tom Bragg from the Department of Biology at UNO will lead a seminar on the topic "Long-term grassland plot research: results and potential."
3:30 pm-4:30 pmChemistry Colloquium HAMILTON HALL
"Expanding the Language to Program Cells" presented by Professor Christopher A. Voigt, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Sponsored by UNL Research Council. Open to the Public
7:30 pmUniversity Theatre: Paragon Springs TEMPLE BUILDING
University Theatre presents "Paragon Springs" by Steven Dietz and directed by Carrie Lee Patterson. Based on Ibsen's "An Enemy of the People."

Performances are Nov. 8-9 and 14-16 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 11 & 18 at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located on the 1st floor of the Temple Building.

Tickets are $16 general admission, $14 faculty/staff and senior citizens, and $10 for students. Tickets are available at http://www.unltheatretickets.com, the Lied Center ticket office (402-472-4747) or at the door one hour prior to curtain.

For more information, visit http://go.unl.edu/unltheatre.
7:30 pm-10:00 pmBehlen Observatory Public Night Behlen Observatory
Behlen Observatory Public Night. No admission charge. For directions and more info, see http://astro.unl.edu/observatory
7:30 pmPianist Adam Tendler at Sheldon Museum of Art SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
New York–based pianist Adam Tendler will perform John Cage's landmark work for piano, "Sonatas and Interludes," at the Sheldon Museum of Art on Friday, November 16 at 8:00 p.m. A preconcert talk with Tendler, moderated by NET Radio host Genevieve Randall, will begin at 7:30 p.m. The concert, talk, and reception following the performance are free and open to the public.

Nominated for the 2012 American Pianists Association Classical Fellowship Award, Tendler is quickly emerging as one of the country's most prolific and exciting pianists, building an international reputation through unique programming and a grassroots approach to classical music making.
8:00 pmMusic for Medicine City Campus Union
Goal: Raise money to purchase medical supplies, infrastructure, and professional aid for impoverished nations. Raffle Prizes: Signed Karmin CD, Raising Cane's Gift Certificate and More! Performances by Bathtub Dogs, Boots 'N Cats, Big Red Singers, Rocktavo. Tickets: $3 in advance, $4 at the door. Questions? Need tickets? Email: medlifeunl@gmail.com . Sponsored by UNL Medlife Chapter
8:30 pm-11:30 pmBlack White Red Casino Charity Night CPN Dining
Cather Hall is hosting a casino night to benefit the Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach. Students can play blackjack, poker, roulette and cash in thier chips for tickets to win a drawing for a prize of their choice. They can participate in a silent auction in which the main prize to bid for is a football signed by Nebraska Athletic Director Tom Osborne and Husker football coach Bo Pelini. The movie "Ocean's 12" will be shown as well. Free food, soda and mocktails will be served

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Jan 13th-Dec 2ndExhibition: “What’s in a Name? Inscribed Quilts” International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Apr 21st-Nov 30thMinerals & Meteorites MORRILL HALL
Aug 3rd-Feb 24thExhibition: Studio Art Quilt Associate’s 20th Showcase International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Aug 3rd-Apr 21stExhibition: "Five Decades of Collecting" SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Sep 7th-Jun 2ndExhibition: Indigo Gives America the Blues International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Sep 18th-Jan 13thExhibition: "Women Call for Peace: Global Vistas" SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Oct 5th-Dec 9thWestward Bound: Big Color Landscape Photographs Great Plains Art Museum
Oct 5th-Jan 20thExhibition: "The Geometric Unconscious: A Century of Abstraction" SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Nov 12th-Nov 16thGeography Awareness Week HARDIN HALL
Nov 12th-Nov 30thTanning City Campus Union

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