Thursday, February 28

Cornhusker Economics Outlook

9:00 am–11:30 am Lifelong Learning Center
UNL Extension and the UNL Department of Agricultural Economics are proud to present their 8th annual outlook meeting series across Nebraska. Listen to UNL ag economists and invited speakers team up to discuss the ag situation and outlook for 2013. …

Blended Learning Colloquium

11:30 am–1:30 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
During the Blended Learning Colloquium, we will get down to the specifics of implementing blended learning in classrooms of all sizes and disciplines.

BIOC Grad Student Seminar w/Samantha Swenson

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Beadle Center
“Glucose-Induced Beta-Catenin Acetylation Enhances Wnt Signaling in Cancer”

Discipline-Based Education Research seminar series

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Bessey Hall
Dr. Kathleen Wilson from the Department of Teaching, Learning, and Teacher Education will present a talk titled, “Formative Assessment as Action Research for Improving Student Learning.” In this talk, she will present a framework for using formative …

UNL Geogrpahy Student Organization - China Revealed Documentary

5:00 pm–12:00 am Hardin Hall
The UNL Geography Student Organization invites you to a screening of China Revealed, a Discovery Atlas documentary, about “an ancient civilization poised for the future.” This is the first video in their Making Global Connections video series, which …

Cornhusker Economics Outlook

6:30 pm–9:00 pm East Campus Union
UNL Extension and the UNL Department of Agricultural Economics are proud to present their 8th annual outlook meeting series across Nebraska. Listen to UNL ag economists and invited speakers team up to discuss the ag situation and outlook for 2013. …

Henry Ford’s War Against Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

7:00 pm–12:00 am Bessey Hall
A lecture by legal historian Vicki Woeste, Research Professor, American Bar Association. <i>Co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Judaic Studies and the History Department.</i>

Nut Orchard Planning, Planting, Care, and Harvesting

7:00 pm–9:00 pm Lancaster County Extension Building
If you want to plant just a couple nut trees or an orchard, you will find this seminar informative.

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: “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 …

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

Printed Impressions: Source and Speculation

All Day Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
Printed garments from the Historic Costume Collection inspired students in textile design courses to create repeat designs using digital and hand screen printing.