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Wednesday, December 5th

Time Event Title
8:30 am-4:30 pmHorticulture Club Poinsettia Sale City Campus Union and Nebraska East Union
Deck the Halls with Poinsettias! Three different sizes and numerous varieties. Pink Poinsettias supporting Breast Cancer Research.
9:30 am-10:20 amSenior Capstone Poster Session UNL City Union
The Department of Communication Studies welcomes the campus community to its poster session for the senior capstone course. Communication Studies majors will present posters detailing their semester research projects. These projects engage communication studies from a wide range of subject areas such as interpersonal/family, rhetorical theory, popular culture, culture and communication, political communication, public discourse, and organizational studies. These projects engage an array of research methods including rhetorical criticism, survey studies, and interview based research.
11:00 am-2:00 pmStress Free Zone NEBRASKA UNION
Come to relax and unwind before finals week.
Free snacks, giveaways, massages, pet a dog and fun activities. Sponsored by the University Health Center, Campus Rec, and Lincoln Pet Partners.
11:30 am-1:00 pmFlu Shot Clinics East Campus Union
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.
4:00 pm-5:00 pmFall 2012 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series BEADLE CENTER
“From genomics to effectors: how do oomycetes and fungi cause disease,” will be presented by Dr. Brett Tyler, Oregon State University. A reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.
4:00 pm-5:30 pmEnvironmental Cognition and Education Seminar--Connie Roser-Renouf BESSEY HALL
Engaging Diverse Audiences with Climate Change: Message Strategies for Global Warming's Six Americas
7:00 pmPoetry by solder-poet Brian Turner Great Plains Art Museum
Brian Turner is a soldier-poet who is the author of two poetry collections, Phantom Noise (2010) and Here, Bullet (2005) which won the 2005 Beatrice Hawley Award, the New York Times “Editor's Choice” selection, the 2006 Pen Center USA “Best in the West” award, and the 2007 Poets Prize, among others.

Turner served seven years in the U.S. Army, to include one year as an infantry team leader in Iraq with the 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. Prior to that, he was deployed to Bosnia-Herzegovina from 1999 to 2000 with the 10th Mountain Division.
7:00 pmSupport the Women's Center at "Becoming" Anthology Reading The Coffee House
Join us for a reading by some of the authors featured in "Becoming: What Makes a Woman." "Becoming" is an anthology of poems and essays that explores formative, personal moments in women’s lives. Marge Saiser, Adrian Koesters, and Margie Lukas will read their works. Copies of the anthology will be available for purchase at the special price of $15. Proceeds from "Becoming" support programs by UNL Student Involvement Gender Programs.
7:30 pm-9:00 pmWind Ensemble KIMBALL RECITAL HALL
The Wind Ensemble will perform in concert on Wednesday, Dec 5 at 7:30 pm in Kimball Recital Hall. Tickets: General admission $5, student/senior $3, available at the door approx. one hour before the performance.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
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 19th-Jan 31stNebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience sponsors public exhibit at Pioneers Park Nature Center Pioneers Park

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