|10:00 am||Research Responsibility, How Does it Affect Me? ALEXANDER BUILDING|
Research responsibility affects students in multiple ways. Case studies will be presented to discuss situations affecting students either in their student role or in the role of a researcher/research staff. Join us as the mystery of research responsibility (IRB, conflict of interest, responsible conduct of research, export controls and research misconduct) is unraveled.
|11:00 am-1:00 pm||Blood 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.
|11:00 am-1:00 pm||UHC Travel Clinic NEBRASKA UNION|
Stop by the Wellness Booth in the Nebraska Union to discuss travel vaccinations with Szuhua Lambdin, University Health Center travel nurse.
|11:30 am-1:30 pm||But I Didn’t Know: Tips for Maintaining Academic Integrity Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center|
Students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in a brown bag discussion about maintaining academic integrity. Participants are invited to share what they have learned about recycling your own work to using technology to avoid plagiarism to what they did not know was academic dishonesty. Attend this session to learn and share!
|2:00 pm-3:30 pm||Integrity and the Academic Enterprise NEBRASKA UNION|
Nurturing and sustaining a culture of integrity isn’t easy. The obstacles we confront in higher education include the mistaken but familiar idea that cheating is a “victimless crime,” and what is commonly called “compliance mentality.” We will discuss strategies for overcoming these obstacles and, with an eye to achieving “stakeholder buy-in,” how to achieve a richer understanding of academic integrity (what it is and why it matters) than is commonly found on college campuses.
|3:00 pm-6:00 pm||Plan BIG: campus master plan input Sept. 12-13 NEBRASKA UNION|
Students, faculty and staff will have an opportunity to help shape the future of campus as campus planning staff and consultants invite feedback on future plans.
Open houses will be 3-6 p.m. Sept. 12 at the Nebraska Union and 12-2 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Nebraska East Union.
|3:30 pm-4:30 pm||SNR Fall Research Seminar HARDIN HALL|
John Gamon of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences & Biological Sciences at the University of Alberta, Canada will lead the seminar on "Sensing our Multicolored World - Plant Pigmetns as Functional Indicators."
|3:30 pm-5:00 pm||Big Idea Seminar Series "Scenery as a Natural Resource" NEBRASKA EAST UNION|
Presentation by James Palmer
|4:00 pm-5:00 pm||Fall 2012 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series BEADLE CENTER|
“Molecular insights to microbial interactions in the sea,” will be presented by Dr. Ginger Armbrust, University of Washington. A reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.
|7:30 pm||UPC presents: 'MOOZ-lum' Screening and Discussion with Filmmaker Qasim Basir Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center|
University Program Council bringd MOOZ-lum, a groundbreaking film examining life as a Muslim in a post 9-11 world, to UNL's campus. A screening of the film and a discussion with director Qasim Basir will take place Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. in the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center. Admission is free for UNL students with a valid NCard and is $5 for faculty, staff, and the public.
MOOZ-lum stars Danny Glover, Nia Long, Evan Ross, Roger Guenveur Smith, Summer Bishil and Dorian Missick. The coming-of-age tale of a young Muslim boy going to college in September of 2001 opened theatrically in February of 2011 and has received critical acclaim.