Wednesday, January 16

HIVE Spring Kickoff

3:30 pm–4:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
If you are a student Coder, Creative/Designer, or an Entrepreneur - come check out all the workshops, Weekend Challenges and Contests, showcase/networking events we have in store for you.

Olson Seminar — Artifacts and Illuminations: Critical Essays on Loren Eiseley

3:30 pm–12:00 am Great Plains Art Museum
Speakers: Thomas Lynch, Associate Professor of English, UNL; Susan N. Maher, Dean, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota Duluth

Spring 2013 Water Seminar Series

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hardin Hall
The Nebraska Water Center, a part of the Daugherty Water for Food Institute, is hosting Andrea Brookfield from the University of Kansas to speak on “Integrated Hydrologic Models: Building New Tools for Water Management.”

Information Session

4:00 pm–12:00 am College of Business Administration
Attend this information session to learn more about the CBA Study Abroad program: Economic and Cultural Discovery in China. Students will receive 3 credit hours for BSAD 491 and travel to Shanghai, Beijing, and Hangzhou, China. Apply online at …

Spring 2013 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
“Regulation and kinetics of oxidative proline metabolism,” will be presented by Don Becker, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. A reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.

Ongoing Events

Minerals & Meteorites

9:30 am–4:30 pm Morrill Hall
On April 21, the University of Nebraska State Museum in Morrill Hall will open “Minerals & Meteorites,” an expansive display of rare minerals and meteorites in the Cooper Gallery. The exhibit contains specimens from the collections of the UNL …

Exhibition: Studio Art Quilt Associate’s 20th Showcase

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Exhibition: “Five Decades of Collecting”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
“Five Decades of Collecting” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Sheldon Museum of Art’s building, which was designed by renowned architect Philip Johnson and opened in 1963. Each work in the exhibition was created and acquired after 1960.

Exhibition: Indigo Gives America the Blues

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum
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Exhibition: “The Geometric Unconscious: A Century of Abstraction”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
This exhibition showcases the broad scope of geometric abstraction artwork in Sheldon’s collection. The works in “The Geometric Unconscious” span a period of more than 100 years and prompted a rethinking of geometric abstraction with a special …

Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience sponsors public exhibit at Pioneers Park Nature Center

8:00 am–4:00 pm Pioneers Park
This public exhibit introduces nanoscale science through snowflakes, lotus leaves, butterflies, and minerals. Learn how nanoscientists mimic nanostructure principles and phenomena in nature to develop new products that are revolutionizing our lives …

Perfecting the Past: Colonial Revival Quilts

All Day International Quilt Study Center & Museum

The Great Plains: America’s Lingering Wild

All Day Great Plains Art Museum

Climate Masters Classes

6:00 pm–8:30 pm Hardin Hall
Learn how to reduce your carbon footprint and share your knowledge with others through the 10-week Climate Masters course. The 2013 course will meet every Wednesday from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 16-March 20, 2013 in Hardin Hall.