Monday, November 5

Flu Shot Clinics

9:00 am–11:00 am University Health Center
The University Health Center offers walk-in flu shot clinics - no appointments required. Flu shots are free for UNL students paying UPFF facility fees and $30 for faculty and staff. The UHC will file Blue Cross Blue Shield claims for faculty and …

MS Thesis Defense

9:00 am–10:00 am Hardin Hall
Chris Jorgensen will present his Thesis Defense seminar on the topic, “Assessing Local and Landscape Constraints on Habitat Management for Grassland and Upland Birds.”

LGBTQA Brown Bag Discussion Group

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Nebraska Union
Bring your lunch and join the discussion. The following topics will be discussed:

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.

CNFM Seminar cosponsored with NCMN

3:00 pm–5:00 pm Scott Engineering Center
Presenter: Dr. Ralf Richter

Fall 2012 Grassland Seminar Series

3:00 pm–4:00 pm East Campus Union
Terry Klopfenstein, Professor, Dept. of Animal Science, UNL, “Cattle, Forage, Corn, Ethanol and Residues”

Mechanical & Materials Engineering

3:30 pm–5:20 pm Othmer Hall
“Beyond The Traditional Polarization Response in Polar-polymers: Some Amazing Properties of The Ferrorelaxor Polymers,” by Qiming Zhang, Ph.D. On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. in 105 Othmer Hall. The seminar will be preceded by a …

Psychology Department Colloquium

3:30 pm–12:00 am Burnett Hall
Ingrid Haas, Ph.D. (Department of Political Science, UNL) will give a talk in Burnett 77, “The Context-Dependent Nature of Uncertainty.” A reception in Burnett 313 will follow.

True Life…Of a Grad Student

4:00 pm–12:00 am Burnett Hall
Presented by Psi Chi & UPO. What to do during application process; What is life really like in Grad School? What is daily life like for a Grad student: How are seminars different from classes? How are relationships with mentors? These questions and …

Diversity Leadership Symposium Higher Education Series: Chad Smith

4:30 pm–12:00 am Law College
Chad Smith, former Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation, will discuss developing leadership, improving education, while preserving cultural values and language.

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 …

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 …

Dare to Care Food Drive

8:00 am–5:00 pm Center For Civic Engagement
November 5th - 9th will be the Dare to Care collection week. There will be food barrels around campus that are free will donation and do not count toward team points. Teams will also be able to collect this week and drop off their donations to the …