Friday, February 1

UNL Healthy Option Student Plan Enrollment Deadline

All Day University Health Center
Enrollment for the Fall 2012 coverage period for full coverage in the UNL Healthy Option Student Plan is open until Sept. 15, 2012. The coverage period runs from Aug. 14, 2012 through Dec. 31, 2012. You must re-enroll for each coverage period.

HIV Testing

12:00 pm–4:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The University Health Center will be offering free and confidential HIV testing. Results in 20 minutes. Sponsored by the University Health Center, OASIS, and Students for Sexual Health.

Empowerment Forum

12:30 pm–4:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The Empowerment Forum is open to UNL students, faculty, and staff who have an interest in discussing the impact of diversity on our campus. The forum aims to engage the UNL community in an honest dialogue about diversity and inclusion with the goal …

Empowerment Forum: Understanding the “I” in DIversity and the “We” in EmpoWErment

12:30 pm–4:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Open to UNL students, faculty, staff who have an interest in discussing the impact of diversity on our campus; aiming to engage the UNL community in an honest dialogue about diversity and inclusion with the goal of strengthening our community as a …

Big Idea Seminar Series “Advancements in Plant Recognition and Identification Technology”

2:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Lie Tang with the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering at Iowa State University

Geography General Seminar

2:00 pm–3:50 pm Hardin Hall
Nathan Watermeier, GIS Manager for the Office of the Nebraska Chief Information Officer will speak on the topic “The Nebraska GIS Council.”

Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience Seminar cosponsored with Physics and Astronomy

2:30 pm–3:30 pm Jorgensen Hall
Presenter: Prof. Aleander Tagantsev

Chemistry Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“The Chemistry of Coinage Metal Precursors for Atomic Layer Deposition” presented by Professor Sean T. Barry, Carleton University. Open to the public. Also Sponsored by Center for Nanohybrid Functional Materials & UNL Department of Chemistry

First Friday Exhibition Reception, Printed Impressions: Source and Speculation

5:00 pm–7:00 pm Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The Friends of the Gallery will host a First Friday public reception on February 1, 2013 from 5:00-7:00 pm on the second floor of the Home Economics Building on UNL east campus.

Lincoln PhotoFest and First Friday Reception

5:00 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
Opening reception for “Modern Madness: Revisiting the Armory Show” and the Lincoln PhotoFest exhibitions “Encounters: Photography from the Sheldon Museum of Art,” “Making a Presence: F. Holland Day in Artistic Photography,” and “My Nebraska/Nuestra …

Conservation Jam

5:30 pm–12:00 am Great Plains Art Museum
Participants will take turns at the microphone, offering lessons, arguments, and calls to action on topics like grassland health, groundwater protection, and what citizens can do to protect what remains of native plants and wildlife in our state. The …

UNL Faculty-Led Summer Program Application Deadline

11:50 pm–11:55 pm 420 University Terrace
February 1 is the deadline for many UNL faculty-led programs taking place between May and August 2013. Deadlines vary, so please check the program page to confirm.

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
Museum Hours:

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
Museum Hours:

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.

Exhibition: “Modern Madness: The Armory Show Revisited”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the International Exhibition of Modern Art at Manhattan’s Sixty-Ninth Regiment Armory in February 1913, Sheldon Museum of Art presents “Modern Madness: The Armory Show Revisited,” an exhibition of the art …

UNL Master Plan Exhibition

6:00 pm–5:00 pm Architecture Hall
The College of Architecture will present a new exhibition “Making of a Master Plan: Plan Big at UNL,” opening with a reception from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 22 in the College of Architecture, 10th and ‘R’ Streets, Lincoln, NE.

Exhibition: “Encounters: Photography from the Sheldon Museum of Art”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
“Encounters” showcases the Sheldon Museum of Art’s superlative photography collection, focusing on American transnationalism and highlighting the artistic, cultural, geographic, scientific, and technological conflicts and concurrences that shaped …

Exhibition: “Making a Presence: F. Holland Day in Artistic Photography”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
Explores the artists’s iconoclastic uses of images to create a multifaceted persona.

Exhibition: “My Nebraska/Nuestra Nebraska”

10:00 am–5:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art