|10:30 am-11:30 am||Images: Finding and Using Sources From ArtStor to Creative Commons LOVE LIBRARY SOUTH|
Discover the myriad ways to locate and use images for research projects in all disciplines.
|11:00 am-2:00 pm||Eating Disorder Screenings NEBRASKA UNION|
In conjunction with Eating Disorders Awareness Week, the UHC's Counseling and Psychological Services will offer confidential eating disorder screenings on Tuesday, Feb. 28. The free screenings will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Colonial A & B in the Nebraska Union.
|12:00 pm-1:00 pm||Women's Group on Personal Well-Being East Campus Union|
The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is forming a group for faculty and staff designed to help women in the area of personal well-being. This group will provide participants with an opportunity to network with other women on campus, develop resources, and create a social network to promote wellness. Areas of discussion for the group may include women’s wellness, personal identity, careers, relationships, parenting, and exercise. An informational meeting to share ideas will be held Tuesday, October 27 from 12 noon to 1 pm at Nebraska Union. No registration is required. Questions or requests for additional information may be directed to EAP at 472-3107. Take time out of your busy schedule to focus on yourself.
|12:00 pm||Tuesday Talk: Planning and Designing the ‘Jean Ray Laury: Getting it All Together’ exhibition International Quilt Study Center & Museum|
|3:30 pm-5:20 pm||Pierson Graduate Seminars Jorgensen Hall |
“Extreme Environment-Tolerant Materials via Atomic Scale Design of Interfaces,” by Michael Nastasi, PhD, Director, Nebraska Center for Energy Sciences Research, and Professor, Dept of Mechanical & Materials Engineering, UNL. On Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. in 110 Jorgensen Hall. This seminar is open to the public.
|4:00 pm-5:00 pm||Brad Britigan -- Biochemistry/Redox Biology Center Seminar BEADLE CENTER|
"Pseudomonas Secretory Products, Oxygen Radicals, and Lung Injury" to be presented by Brad Britigan, Dean of the College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center. Dr. Britigan received his B.A. from Cornell University, Ithaca, NY in 1976 and his M.D. from The University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA in 1980. He completed internal medicine at residency Rhode Island Hospital (1980-3) and a clinical and research fellowship in infectious diseases at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He was a member of the faculty of the University of Iowa from 1987-2004, serving as the Director of the Division of Infectious Diseases there from 1994-2004. In 2004 Dr. Britigan became the Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Cincinnati and in July 2011 joined UNMC as the Stokes-Shackleford Professor and Dean of the UNMC College of Medicine. Dr. Britigan’s research focuses on defining the role of oxygen radical production and iron metabolism in host-pathogen interactions and in inflammatory tissue injury. A variety of pathogens have been the target of these studies, but much of his recent work has centered on Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
|4:00 pm-5:00 pm||Entomology Lecture East Campus Union|
"Egg Parasitoids and Their Implications for Stink Bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) Biological Control" Wan Zaki Wan Mamat, Entomology Graduate Student
|4:30 pm-9:00 pm||Cornhusker Economics Conference Lancaster County Extension Office|
Register and participate in one of this year’s conferences to hear UNL ag economists and educators team up with leading ag econ specialists from across the region to discuss the ag situation and outlook for 2012.
|5:00 pm||"Work of Art" featuring The Shaolin Jazz Project Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center|
Gerald Watson and DJ 2-Tone Jones join us in a special presentation which artfully blends the acapellas of rappers from the legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan with hand-picked instrumentals from a bevy of jazz greats and luminaries. Presentation will include a panel discussion with UNL’s very own Dr. Jeannette Jones and Dr. Darryl White.
Live mixing and creative expression showcase immediately following.
|7:00 pm||Honors Forum - Karina Schoengold, “Contentious Choices: The Role of Economics and Policy in Global W NEBRASKA UNION|
“Contentious Choices: The Role of Economics and Policy in Global Water Management”
Karina Schoengold is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics in the School of Natural Resources. For more information, visit: http://snrs.unl.edu/schoengold/index.html
The Nebraska Colloquium engages the entire University of Nebraska-Lincoln community in thoughtful discussion of issues of overriding importance.
|7:30 pm-9:00 pm||Bach: Complete Works for Unaccompanied Violin and Cello St. Marks On The Campus|
Julie Yoon, violin, and Gregory Beaver, cello, continue their series of performances of J.S. Bach's Complete Works for Unaccompanied Violin and Cello in a recital on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in St. Marks on Campus. This event is free and open to the public.