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Friday, February 22nd

Time Event Title
8:00 am-4:00 pmHealthy Husker Application Deadline UNIVERSITY HEALTH CENTER
Healthy Huskers will be Peer Educators working to support the mission of the University Health Center. HH’s are selected from the undergraduate student body at UNL and are comprised of students from varying academic majors, backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. HHs strive to make a difference in the lives of other students by educating them on many important wellness topics including alcohol, healthy eating, safer sex, sleep, stress, etc. HHs educate other students about health and social issues in order to increase awareness, encourage safer behaviors, make informed choices, and enhance the health and well being of their peers.

The time commitment required to be a HH is 3-6 hours per week. This includes: the academic class & homework, staff meetings, office hours, organizing and delivering programs and presentations, and ongoing training. HHs receive an hourly wage for work related requirements, not for attending class.
12:00 pm-4:00 pmHIV Testing 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.
12:00 pm-1:00 pmSituational Awareness East Campus Union
UNLPD will offer a free Brown Bag session titled "Situational Awareness". This session will cover topics from severe weather to active shooters and disucss what options you have to be safe in these incidents.

Feel free to bring your lunch.
Any questions please contact Officer Pembleton @ 402-472-2222 or apembleton2@unl.edu
12:30 pm-1:30 pmMethods for Handling Missing Secondary Respondent Data OLDFATHER HALL
Join Dr.'s Johnson and Young as they describe the best way researchers can utilize secondary respondent (e.g. spouse/partner) data.
3:30 pm-4:30 pmChemistry Colloquium--Cancelled HAMILTON HALL
(Will reschedule at a later date) "Illuminating Chemical Interfaces with Plasmonics", presented by Professor Jason H. Hafner, Rice University. Also sponsored by NCMN. Open to the public.
3:30 pm-4:15 pmHow Does 3D Work and What Can It Do for You? OLDFATHER HALL
Speaker: James Coltrain, Department of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Advanced 3D imaging technology has become much more accessible in recent years and this talk will give a brief introduction to potential applications for the humanities and social sciences, ranging from laser scanning to virtual reconstructions.
4:00 pm-5:00 pmClayton Yeutter International Trade Program Visiting Scholar Law College
The Clayton Yeutter International Trade Program is presenting a series of six visiting scholars during the 2012-13 school year. Clayton Yeutter has a distinguished history in international trade including serving as U.S. Trade Representative from 1985-88. America negotiated the U.S.-Canada Free Trade Agreement during his tenure, a precursor to NAFTA.

This event is free and open to the general public.
5:00 pm-8:00 pmPOSTPONED to Sunday 2/24—Sheldon's Tet Festival SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Sheldon Museum of Art's Tet Festival celebration, scheduled for Friday, February 22, has been postponed to Sunday, February 24 from 2 to 5 p.m. Free shuttle transportation is available between the Asian Community and Cultural Center, 2635 O Street, and Sheldon Museum of Art from 1:45 to 5:00 p.m. The museum and festival are free and open to all.
7:30 pm-10:30 pmOperetta: Candide KIMBALL RECITAL HALL
The regional premiere of Tony Award and MacArther "Genius" Grant-winner, Mary Zimmerman's breathtaking new adaptation of Voltaire's CANDIDE.
An optimist's journey through the best of all possible worlds featuring the celebrated music and orchestrations of Leonard Bernstein with contributions from the greatest lyricists of the 20th century––from Stephen Sondheim to Dorothy Parker.

Performances:
Thursday, Feb 21; Friday, Feb 22; Saturday, Feb 23 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, Feb 24 at 3:00 pm
Kimball Recital Hall
Tickets: Adults $20, student/senior $10. Available thru the Lied Center box office, 402/472-4747 or 1-800/432-3231.

§ OPERA PRE-TALK
A pre-performance talk will be presented by
Alisa Belflower, director of Candide in the
Lower Level of Kimball Recital Hall, 45 minutes
before each performance.
7:30 pmLeonard Bernstein's Candide KIMBALL RECITAL HALL
Newly adapted from Voltaire by Mary Zimmerman. Music by Leonard Bernstein. Book originally adapted from Voltaire by Hugh Wheeler. Lyrics by Richard Wilbur. Additional lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, John Latouche, Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker, and Leonard Bernstein. Contains some mature content. Directed by Alisa Belflower. Conducted by Tyler Goodrich White. Tickets: $20/General Admission; $10/Students, Seniors. Call 402-472-4747 for tickets. UNL School of Music & Johnny Carson School of Theatre & Film
7:30 pmLeonard Bernstein's Candide KIMBALL RECITAL HALL
Newly adapted from Voltaire by Mary Zimmerman. Music by Leonard Bernstein. Book originally adapted from Voltaire by Hugh Wheeler. Lyrics by Richard Wilbur. Additional lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, John Latouche, Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker, and Leonard Bernstein. Contains some mature content. Directed by Alisa Belflower. Conducted by Tyler Goodrich White. Tickets: $20/General Admission; $10/Students, Seniors. Call 402-472-4747 for tickets. UNL School of Music & Johnny Carson School of Theatre & Film

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
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
Feb 1st-Apr 28thExhibition: "Encounters: Photography from the Sheldon Museum of Art" SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Feb 1st-Apr 28thExhibition: "Making a Presence: F. Holland Day in Artistic Photography" SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Feb 1st-Mar 17thExhibition: "My Nebraska/Nuestra Nebraska" SHELDON MUSEUM of ART
Feb 11th-Mar 1stPrinted Impressions: Source and Speculation Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
Feb 18th-Feb 23rd"Celebrate Awesome": E-Week at Nebraska Engineering programs in Omaha Peter Kiewit Institute
Feb 21st-Feb 22ndNebraska Women in Agriculture Conference Kearney Holiday Inn

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