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Tuesday, November 6th

Time Event Title
All dayLast day of Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2013
All dayDiscover Engineering Days UNL
The College of Engineering started Discover Engineering Days to introduce middle school students and their teachers to the various fields in engineering and the engineering programs offered at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

The event is hosted by the college's student organizations and is filled with hands-on activities that apply math, science and creative thinking skills. Students are responsible for bringing their own sack lunches. Each day will end with an optional tour of the UNL Dairy Store or Memorial Stadium.

OPTION 1 - The Dairy Store. Perfect for Nov. 7, the UNL Dairy Store is located in the East Campus Visitors Center. The UNL Dairy Store has been selling dairy products since 1917. At one time, the Dairy Store/Plant provided all the dairy products for the UNL Dormitories. Tour their facilities at NO COST. To arrange for a tour, contact the Dairy Store at 472-2828.

OPTION 2 - Tour of Memorial Stadium. Memorial Stadium is located between 10th street and Stadium Drive on the downtown campus of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and is home to the Huskers. The tour starts at the West Stadium Security Entrance and lasts approximately one hour. Transportation will not be provided for East campus to Memorial Stadium, and guests are encouraged to park in the Stadium Drive Parking Garage. There is NO COST for this tour. To arrange for a tour, please contact the stadium at 472-3333.
8:00 am-Nov 9th 5:00 pmFall UNL Research Fair NEBRASKA UNION
This campuswide celebration of research and creative activity features presentations and events for faculty, staff, students and the public. The fair brings national experts and others to campus where the campus community can interact and learn more from them.
9:00 am-11:00 amFlu Shot Clinics 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 staff members under the wellness benefit. You must have your insurance card at the time of vaccination in order to file a Blue Cross Blue Shield claim only. If you have used up your wellness benefit for the 2012 coverage period, you will be sent a bill from the UHC. The clinics will be held from 11:30am to 1pm on the following dates at:

Dec. 3: Harper Schramm Smith Dining Hall
Dec. 4: Abel/Sandoz Dining Hall
Dec. 5: East Campus Union
Dec. 6: Nebraska Union - Wellness Booth

Forms are available on-line for you to fill out prior to coming to one of the flu shot clinics to speed up the process. If you are unable to make one of the clinics, you can make an appointment at 402-472-5000.
11:30 am-12:30 pmBlood Pressure Checks NEBRASKA UNION
Stop by the Wellness Booth in the Nebraska Union to have your blood pressure checked by one of the University Health Center nurses. Blood pressure checks are free and open to the entire UNL community.
12:00 pm-1:00 pmVeteran Women's After Action Group City Campus Union
Share your experience of military service with other OEF/OIF/OND women that GET IT. Facilitated by SFC (Ret) Kim Moore. SFC Moore served in the Nebraska Army National Guard for 21.5 years of active duty service. Her service included working in administration, logistics, training, aviation, pay, and travel. She served in Afghanistan 2008-2009. She received her M.S. in Counseling in 2010 and is a Provisionally Licensed Mental Health Provider. Monthly meetings beginning on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 12pm-1pm @ 338 Nebraska Union. Sponsored by the Women's Center and University of Nebraska Student Veterans Organization
4:00 pm-5:00 pmScott Moye-Rowley -- Biochemistry / Redox Biology Center Seminar BEADLE CENTER
Dr. Scott Moye-Rowley, Professor & Executive Associte Head, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, University of Iowa will present "Regulation of the Yap1-dependent transcriptional response to oxidative stress in fungi". Moye-Rowley studies the response of eukaryotic cells to drugs and environmental stress using yeast as a model organism. His laboratory also investigates these responses in pathogenic microbes such as Candida glabrata and Aspergillus fumigatus. His presentation will focus on the oxidant regulation of gene expression by the transcriptional regulatory protein Yap1 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
4:00 pm-5:00 pmEntomology Lecture East Campus Union
"Entomophagy: Food and Fears" by Crystal Ramm, Entomology Graduate Student
6:00 pm-11:00 pmAbel/Sandoz Election Party Abel/Sandoz Complex
It’s Party Time! The Abel/Sandoz Election party will be held on Tuesday, November 6 from 6-11 pm in the Welcome Center. Come watch election results while participating in presidential trivia, pin the tail on the donkey/elephant, cookie decorating, and patriotic soap carving.

As results are announced, a United States map will be filled out. Cutouts of presidential candidates, sponsored by Occupy the Voting Booth, will also be available for a photo shoot.

A mock election will also be held with the winner being announced around 10 pm followed by a balloon drop. Sponsored by Abel/Sandoz RAs and RHA. If you have any questions, please contact Amy Fellhoelter, Sandoz Residence Director, at afellhoelter3@unl.edu.
6:45 pm-7:45 pmGlobal Unification- Dicussion Session City Campus Union
We are going to have a discussion session on Tuesday, Nov 6 at The Georgian Suite at 6:45 PM.
The topic of our discussion for this week is "Building Global Communities".

For any other info or updates, visit our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/pages/Global-Unification/269112003140167 .

Additional Public Info: Please check the Event list at the Union to confirm the exact room.
7:30 pm-9:00 pmStudent Brass Chamber Ensembles – CANCELLED WESTBROOK MUSIC BUILDING
Student Brass Chamber Ensembles has been cancelled.

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 5th-Nov 9thDare to Care Food Drive Center for Civic Engagement

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