Friday, March 1

Wellness Advocate Application Deadline

8:00 am–4:00 pm University Health Center
Applications for 2013-2014 Wellness Advocates are due by 4 p.m. March 1.

Science & Gender Matters: No Limits 2013

10:00 am–3:30 pm Nebraska East Union
No Limits is an interdisciplinary conference on Women’s and Gender Studies.

HIV Testing

12:00 pm–4:00 pm 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.

Geography General Seminar

2:00 pm–3:50 pm Hardin Hall
Clark Archer, Professor of Geography at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will speak on the topic “Political-Geographical Interpretation of Recent Presidential Elections.”

Chemistry Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Nanobiotechnology: Future Promises for Medicine and Energy”, presented by Professor David E. Cliffel, Vanderbilt University

Clayton Yeutter International Trade Program Visiting Scholar

4:00 pm–5:00 pm 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 …

“But What Happens When the Scientists are Women?”

4:30 pm–12:00 am Sheldon Museum of Art
Women’s and Gender Studies Spring 2013 Colloquium Series: Science and Gender Matters. Janet Kourany, Feminist Philosopher of Science, University of Notre Dame. Free and Open to the Public

First Friday Reception

4:30 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Photos from the Lincoln PhotoFest 2013 community gallery will be displayed on a monitor in the Great Hall during the First Friday Reception from 5–7 p.m. We will also recognize current and former Sheldon Art Association presidents. The No Limits …

Science & Gender Matters: No Limits 2013 Keynote Talk by Janet Kourany

4:30 pm–12:00 am Sheldon Museum of Art
When it comes to the issue of women as scientists, the persistent concern has been that the science will be less sound if women are allowed to conduct it because women are not as analytically gifted as men. Kourany challenges us to move beyond this …

First Friday Reception

5:00 pm–7:00 pm Great Plains Art Museum

General Education Abroad Scholarship Deadline

11:55 pm–12:00 am Online
The deadline for most scholarships administered by the Education Abroad Office is March 1. You can review the scholarship information and apply for the scholarships through MyWorld.

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.