Wednesday, January 23

CBA Education Abroad Fair

11:00 am–2:00 pm College of Business Administration
Stop by the CBA Education Abroad Fair to learn more about the study abroad programs offered by CBA. The UNL Education Abroad Office will have a table too so you ask about other programs as well.

C. Gurumurthy, UNMC, to Present NGN Seminar

12:00 pm–1:00 pm East Campus Union
Dr. Channabasavaiah Gurumurthy, UNMC Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy, will present at the Nebraska Gateway to Nutrigenomics Seminar Series at noon. All interested faculty, postdocs, students and staff are invited to attend this free …

University Communications Content Convergence Conference

1:00 pm–3:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Best stories on the web: Great examples of well-curated content

MLK Week: Service-Learning Project

2:00 pm–6:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Participants will volunteer at various sites around the community in honor of Dr. King’s vision for community outreach. T-shirts and dinner provided. Check-in begins at 2 p.m. in the Gaughan Center. To register, fill out the form at

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 Brandi Flyr from the Nebraska Department of Natural Resources to speak on the topic “The Niobrara River Basin Study: Using Various Models to Assess Water Supplies …

Spring 2013 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
“The ancestral human microbiome and impact of acculturation,” will be presented by Dr. Maria Gloria Dominguez Bello, New York University School of Medicine. A reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.

MLK Week: Open Mic MLK Tribute Night

7:00 pm–12:00 am City Campus Union
Showcase your creativity through poetry, dance, spoken word, song, etc. while addressing issues surrounding the work and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., including peace, equality and social justice. Prizes will be awarded. Performers, please …

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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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.

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.