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Monday, January 28th

Time Event Title
All dayRed Card Training TBA
NFS is providing red card training to Nebraska Game & Parks Commission staff in preparation for fire season. The Red Card is part of the fire qualifications system used by all federal and many state and private wildland and prescribed fire management agencies. Upon completing the 11 weeks plus one field event, participants will receive certificates for the above courses.
8:00 am-5:00 pmMock Interview Day NEBRASKA UNION
Would you like a 30-minute mock interview with an employer to practice and receive feedback on your interview skills? Sign up at Husker Hire Link. Interview slots are limited. If the organization you are most interested in is already full, you will still get a great feel for an initial screening interview regardless of the organization with which you are matched. Subscription to Husker Hire Link and a resume is required for sign-up, and you must sign up for a mock interview in advance via Husker Hire Link.

Come professionally dressed for your interview in the Nebraska Union 225 interview rooms. Bring your resume and prepare to market your skills.

If you are unable to participate in the mock interviews with employers, schedule a mock interview with one of the counselors in Career Services by calling 472-3145.
8:30 amPrinted Impressions: Source and Speculation Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The exhibition features work by students in textile design courses alongside garments from the Historic Costume Collection of the Department of Textiles, Merchandising and Fashion Design. The exhibition examines the relationship between an historical garment and the objects they inspire.

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.
11:30 am-1:30 pmHealthy Husker Booth NEBRASKA UNION
The University Health Center's Healthy Husker peer educators sponsor a booth to educate UNL students about a variety of health and wellness topics.
12:10 pm-12:55 pmWLC Meeting Law College
Informational meeting regarding canvassing for the Women's Law College Charity Auction.
12:10 pmWLC Meeting Law College
details about canvassing for upcoming charity auction
2:30 pm-4:00 pmThe Global Cafe SEATON HALL
Meet friends from all over the world! The good news: students, faculty, and staff are enjoying getting together. We've had two successful Global Cafe get-togethers. Let's do it again, but on a different day and time. Please join Global Studies, Ethnic Studies, Women's & Gender Studies, and Judaic Studies for conversation and good cheer. Bring a friend and learn why interdisciplinary studies not only matters, but is interesting and fun. Come for some Indonesian, Ecuadorian, Kenyan coffee, teas, and cocoa. The floor is ours! If you have questions, contact Ian:
6:00 pm-7:00 pmOrganization for Tropical Studies Information Session BEADLE CENTER
Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) offers semester long and summer long study abroad experiences. You can study Tropical Biology in Cost Rica, African Ecology & Conservation in South Africa or Global Health in either Costa Rica or South Africa. Kala Wolfe from OTS will be sharing information at the Tri Beta and Undergraduate Research meeting. All students, faculty and staff are welcome!
7:00 pm-9:00 pmPrairie Schooner Native American Issue Launch featuring Sherman Alexie Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
Acclaimed author Sherman Alexie will be the featured author at the launch event of Prairie Schooner, the international literary journal at UNL, as it celebrates the release of its Winter 2012 issue. Alexie guest-edited a portfolio of poetry and prose by contemporary Native American authors in the issue. The event will take place at the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center at 7 p.m. on January 28 and 29.

The two-day event is free and open to the public. On the first evening, during which Alexie will not be in attendance, Prairie Schooner will host a screening of "Smoke Signals," a film written and co-produced by Alexie. "Smoke Signals" won the Audience Award and Filmmakers Trophy at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival. On the second evening, Alexie will read from his creative work, which will be followed by an on-stage interview with Kwame Dawes, Prairie Schooner Editor-in-Chief, and a book signing.

Alexie’s most recent books are "War Dances" (Grove Press), stories and poems, and "Face" (Hanging Loose Press), a book of poems. He is the winner of the 2010 PEN/Faulkner Award, the 2007 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature, the 2001 PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in the Short Story, and a Special Citation for the 1994 PEN/Hemingway Award for Best First Fiction.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Apr 21st-Nov 30thMinerals & Meteorites MORRILL HALL
Aug 3rd-Feb 24thExhibition: Studio Art Quilt Associate’s 20th Showcase International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Aug 3rd-Apr 21stExhibition: "Five Decades of Collecting" SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Sep 7th-Jun 2ndExhibition: Indigo Gives America the Blues International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Nov 19th-Jan 31stNebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience sponsors public exhibit at Pioneers Park Nature Center Pioneers Park
Dec 7th-Sep 1stPerfecting the Past: Colonial Revival Quilts International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Jan 4th-Mar 30thThe Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild Great Plains Art Museum
Jan 16th-Mar 20thClimate Masters Classes HARDIN HALL
Jan 22nd-Apr 21stExhibition: "Modern Madness: The Armory Show Revisited" SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Jan 22nd-Feb 1stUNL Master Plan Exhibition ARCHITECTURE HALL

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