Monday, November 26

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.

MS Thesis Defense

1:00 pm–2:00 pm Hardin Hall
Kirk Steffensen will be defending his thesis on the topic “Population Characteristics, Development of a Predictive Population Viability Model, and Catch Dynamics for Pallid Sturgeon in the Lower Missouri River.”

Fall 2012 Grassland Seminar Series

3:00 pm–4:00 pm East Campus Union
Mark Brohman, Executive Director, Nebraska Environmental Trust, “Twenty Years of the Nebraska Environmental Trust Preserving, Protecting and Restoring Nebraska’s Grasslands and Other Natural Resources”

Plan Big

3:30 pm–5:00 pm City Campus Union
UNL Campus and Landscape Master Plans Open House. Student, Faculty, Staff—You have a chance to shape the future of the UNL Campus. Your input is critical and valued. Please attend one of the two sessions. We are looking for feedback on three revised …

Chinese Cooking Class #2

5:30 pm–7:00 pm Leverton Hall
Stir frying is a classic cooking method for preparing food in China. This method cooks processed ingredients at high heat for a short period of time. Usually, a wok is used at high heat; and edible oil is added as the heat conductor, followed by …

Cocoa on the Fly with Kappa Phi

7:00 pm–12:00 am City Campus Union
Cocoa with Christ. Like free cocoa? Enjoy casual socials with friends? Love God? Join the Kappa Phi Club for a night of free cocoa, Christian-Sisterhood bonding and more info about joining this coming Spring Semester.

Ongoing Events

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

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Museum Hours:

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
Museum Hours:

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
Museum Hours:

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 …

The Divine Comedy

9:00 am–5:00 pm City Campus Union
Exhibit of Drawings in the Rotunda Gallery. Sponsored by The Department of Classics & Religious Studies