|All day||Open Registration begins for Fall Semester 2013 |
|8:00 am-10:00 am||Wellness Wednesday East Campus Union|
Go to the UHC lab and have a Wellness Profiles drawn. The profiles includes total cholesterol (both LDL and HDL), triglycerides, hemoglobin, and glucose. Wellness Wednesday (first Wednesday of the month at UHC lab and second Wednesday at East Campus Union Room 316) is a good opportunity to know your numbers. It is recommended you fast 8-10 hours prior to the test in order to have a more accurate reading.
Wellness Profiles are available to UNL students for $20 and faculty and staff at $25.
|8:00 am-Apr 11th 5:00 pm||Spring UNL Research Fair NEBRASKA UNION|
The spring Research Fair celebrates graduate and undergraduate research. Any UNL student is eligible to participate in the graduate or undergraduate sessions. Administrators, faculty, staff, students and the public are welcome to attend to learn more about the research and creative activity accomplishments of UNL students.
|8:00 am-9:00 pm||Midwest ClariFest KIMBALL RECITAL HALL|
The Sixteenth Annual Midwest ClariFest will take place on Wednesday, Apr 10, all day in Kimball Recital Hall. Hosted by Hixson-Lied Professor of Clarinet, Dr. Diane Barger. This year's featured guest artist is Dr. Suzanne Tirk. Other guest artists will be David Kamran and Richard Viglucci, Hixson-Lied Fellows at UNL.
Dr. Suzanne Tirk is Assistant Professor of Clarinet at the University of Oklahoma, member of the Oklahoma Wind Quintet, and Director of the University of Oklahoma Clarinet Symposium. A dynamic performer and teacher, Dr. Tirk has taught at several universities including Wichita State, Bemidji State, Lawrence University, Central Michigan, Eastern Michigan, and Montana State. During her tenure at Wichita State University, she performed with the Lieurance Wind Quintet, and was Principal Clarinet with the Wichita Symphony Orchestra. She can be heard on the Lieurance Wind Quintet recording, Music from the Americas, released by Summit Records in 2011. Dr. Tirk has established a national and international reputation with numerous performances and masterclasses, throughout the United States, Canada, Brazil, Kazakhstan, China, Australia, Panama, and Great Britain. She holds degrees from Lawrence University and Michigan State University. Her teachers have included Elsa Ludewig Verdehr, Charles Neidich, Theodore Oien, Colin Lawson, and Fan Lei.
|9:00 am-2:00 pm||Junior Wednesdays Van Brunt Visitor Center|
Junior Wednesdays are a Husker Weekday visit specifically for juniors on Wednesdays in the spring. The visit begins at 9:15am and ends at 2:00pm. You will learn more about academics, student life, scholarships, and the Husker traditions! You will also have the opportunity to eat in a residence hall for $5.00/person, tour a residence hall room, and meet current students.
|9:00 am-10:45 am||Program of Excellence Conference - Security and Terrorism in the Modern World MCCOLLUM HALL|
|3:30 pm-4:30 pm||Spring 2013 Water Seminar Series HARDIN HALL|
The Nebraska Water Center, a part of the Daugherty Water for Food Institute is hosting Jeremy Weiss from the University of Arizona to speak on the topic "Recent Variations in Low-Temperature and Moisture Constraints on Vegetation in the Southwestern U.S."
|3:30 pm||Climbing the Academic Ladder Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center|
Interested in graduate or professional school after UNL? Come network with our panel of students and staff! Hear their stories and find out how they succeeded in graduate school.
|3:30 pm||Dr. Robert Crosnoe City Campus Union|
Research Associate, Population Research Center and Department of Sociology at University of Texas at Austin
"Adolescence, Peers, and the Challenges of High School?
Presented by Center for Children, Youth, Families, and Schools
|4:00 pm-5:00 pm||Spring 2013 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series BEADLE CENTER|
“Whole genome duplications and the origin of novelty,” will be presented by J. Chris Pires, University of Missouri Informatics Institute. A reception will be held at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.
|6:00 pm-7:00 pm||Chinese Corner NEBRASKA HALL|
Free! Learners of all levels welcome! This is a good place to practice your conversational Chinese and make friends. Topics for spring semester: Chinese movie, travel, food, and other interesting topics. Sponsored by UNL Confucius Institute, organized by the Chinese instructors at the Institute who are native Chinese speakers. For more information, please contact: Julia at email@example.com or Robert at firstname.lastname@example.org
|6:00 pm-May 10th 9:00 pm||4-H Volunteer Training - North Platte, NE West Central Research & Extension Center|
|7:30 pm-9:00 pm||Midwest ClariFest Concert KIMBALL RECITAL HALL|
The Sixteenth Annual Midwest ClariFest will conclude with a concert featuring this year's guest artist, Suzanne Tirk. The concert will be on Wednesday, Apr 10 at 7:30 pm in Kimball Recital Hall. This event is FREE and open to the public.