Tuesday, January 29

Education Abroad Fair

11:00 am–2:00 pm Nebraska Union
Learn about study abroad opportunities!! Faculty leaders and program providers will have tables set up and are happy to talk with you or you can just pick up fliers.

Soybean Management Field Day Research Update

12:00 pm–3:00 pm UNL Extension in Holt County
The Soybean Management Field Day Research Update will provide the latest information and results from the summer’s Soybean Management Field Days.

Biochemistry / Redox Biology Center Seminar — Eberhard O. Voit

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
Eberhard O. Voit, Professor and David D. Flanagan Chair in Systems Biology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University Medical School, will present the seminar “Computational Systems Biology: From …

Entomology Lecture

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Entomology Hall
“Biochemical, physiological, and anatomical insights into aphid-bioenergy grass interactions” by Travis Prochaska, Entomology Graduate Student

Insights into Internships

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska Union
Hear from a panel of interns, employers and career services staff about:

MBA Information Session

5:30 pm–7:00 pm College of Business Administration
Please join us to learn about our MBA curriculum, admission processes and career advantages. A light meal will be served. Register at mba.unl.edu

UNL Student Chapter Meeting

6:30 pm–7:30 pm Nebraska Hall
American Water Works Association and Water Environment Federation present Guest Speaker: Dr. Wayne Woldt, UNL Biological Systems Engineering. Meeting Topic: “Water Security and Sustainable Communities Through Adaptive Infrastructure Management” You …

Cedar Point Biological Station Information Session

7:00 pm–8:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The Biology Ambassadors & Mentors (BAM) invites students, faculty and staff to come learn about Cedar Point Biological Station’s unique learning experience from students who have been there. Cedar Point Biological Station (CPBS) is a field station …

Prairie Schooner Native American Issue Launch featuring Sherman Alexie

7:00 pm–9:00 pm 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 …

Chiara String Quartet

7:30 pm–12:00 am Kimball Event Center
Second in a series of concerts over the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 semesters. Beethoven Quartet in F major, op 18, no.1; Henri Dutilleux String Quartet: ‘Ainsi la Nuit’; Maurice Ravel String Quartet in F Major. Individual concert tickets are $20/ …

Faculty artists: Chiara String Quartet

7:30 pm–9:00 pm Kimball Recital Hall
The Chiara String Quartet will perform in the Hixson-Lied Concert Series, a series of four concerts over the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 semesters.

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:

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, …