Friday, November 30

Grand Rounds

8:30 am–10:00 am University Health Center
Counseling and Psychological Services of the University Health Center announces an ongoing program of grand rounds presentations. All interested University Health Center employees, graduate students in the mental health professions, and other …

Introduction to Acupuncture and Asian Medicine

8:30 am–10:00 am University Health Center
Presented by Counseling and Psychological Services as part of an ongoing program of

World AIDS Day

11:00 am–3:00 pm Nebraska Union
Activities will be focused on World AIDS Day at the Union Square in the Nebraska Union from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Documentary film clips will be shown as well as allowing people to create a remembrance quilt block. There will also be information about …

World Aids Day

11:00 am–3:00 pm City Campus Union
Various UNL organizations will host activities focusing on World AIDS Day. There will be a showing of documentary film clips and students can help create a remembrance quilt block.

HIV Testing

12:00 pm–4:00 pm 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.

Sister Circle: A Support Group for Women of Color

12:00 pm–1:00 pm 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.

Geography General Seminar

2:00 pm–2:50 pm Hardin Hall
Annabel Major will present about the Nebraska Master Naturalist Program.

Chemistry Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Chemistry Misconceptions and Concept Inventories: Students’ Interpretations of Multiple Representations” presented by Professor Stacey Lowery Bretz, Miami University. Open to the Public.

Philosophy speaker: Stewart Cohen

3:30 pm–6:30 pm Oldfather Hall
Stewart Cohen will be our guest speaker in the Philosophy department.

Big Idea Seminar Series “Scenery as a Natural Resource”

4:00 pm–5:30 pm Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
Ronald Lee Fleming, Founder and President of The Townscape Institute

Ronald Lee Fleming, FAICP

4:30 pm–5:30 pm Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
Ronald Lee Fleming, FAICP, pioneered main street revitalization in the 70s and 80s and also wrote about place making. His remarks will focus on the Scenic Manifesto that was developed at Scenic America, a coalition of scenic organizations, which he …


6:00 pm–12:00 am Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join UNITE in Celebration of Native American Heritage Month. Evening meal served. Cosponsored by Omaha Language Class

MESU Dinner

6:00 pm–9:00 pm City Campus Union
Middle Eastern Students Unite sponsored Thanksgiving Dinner

9th Annual Student Dance Project

7:30 pm–12:00 am Mabel Lee Hall
Directed by Noelle Bohaty. A program of work by student choreographers.Tickets available at the door. $5/General Admission, $3/Students & Seniors

Melancholy Play

7:30 pm–12:00 am Temple Building
by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Joshua Waterstone. An unexpected comedy about melancholy in a posst-pharmaceutical world. Tickets: $6 at

Theatrix: Melancholy Play

7:30 pm–12:00 am Temple Building
In the play, a comedy about sadness, Tilly is beautiful and melancholy. Everyone she meets falls in love with her. Then one day she is suddenly happy—and things get very strange. An unexpected story of melancholy in a post-pharmaceutical world, …

UNL Student Dance Project

7:30 pm–9:00 pm Mabel Lee Hall
The annual Student Dance Project will feature UNL student dancers in concert Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. and again Saturday, Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be in Room 304 of Mabel Lee Hall, 14th & Vine. Tickets: General admission $5, student/ …

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 …


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