Monday, November 19

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.

The Early Bird Gets the Worm: Finding $$ For School

2:30 pm–4:30 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
How are you paying for next semester? Do you know about the FAFSA or the UNL Undergraduate Scholarship Application? Explore different options for paying for college and hear directly from UNL Scholarships and Financial Aid and the Student Money …

Fall 2012 Grassland Seminar Series

3:00 pm–4:00 pm East Campus Union
Chris Helzer, Director, Eastern Nebraska Program, Nature Conservancy, “Impacts and Initial Lessons from the 2012 Wildfires Along the Niobrara River”

Chinese Corner

5:30 pm–6:30 pm Nebraska Union
The Chinese Corner is a good place to practice your conversational Chinese. It is free! Learners at all levels are welcome. The Chinese Corner is sponsored by UNL Confucius Institute, organized by the Chinese instructors at the Institute who are …

Chiara String Quartet

7:30 pm–12:00 am Kimball Recital Hall
First in a series of concerts over the Fall 2012 & Spring 2013 semesters. W.A. Mozart String Quartet in C Major, K. 465; Witold Lutoslawski String Quartet; Antonin Dvorak String quartet in F Major, Op. 96 (“American”). Individual concert tickets are …

Faculty artists: Chiara String Quartet

7:30 pm–9:00 pm Kimball Recital Hall
The Chiara String Quartet will perform in the Hixson-Lied Concert Series, a series of four concerts over the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 semesters.

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 …

Tanning

12:30 pm–2:00 pm City Campus Union
Healthy Husker Booth

Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience sponsors public exhibit at Pioneers Park Nature Center

8:00 am–4:00 pm Pioneers Park
This public exhibit introduces nanoscale science through snowflakes, lotus leaves, butterflies, and minerals. Learn how nanoscientists mimic nanostructure principles and phenomena in nature to develop new products that are revolutionizing our lives …