|8:30 am-4:30 pm||Horticulture 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.
|9:00 am-12:00 pm||New Employee Orientation NEBRASKA EAST UNION|
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information.
|9:30 am-10:20 am||Senior 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 pm||Stress 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 pm||Flu 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 pm||Fall 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 pm||Environmental 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 pm||Poetry 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 pm||Support 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 pm||Wind 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.