The public is invited to a free screening of the documentary "Cultural Pioneers: A History of the Sheldon Art Association" with co-producers Bill Ganzel, Ganzel Group Communications, and Laurie Richards, Flicka Films.
The Sheldon Art Association, founded in 1888, is one of the oldest arts organizations in the United States. The film "Cultural Pioneers" honors the visionary partnership between community and university members who created a world-class art collection and museum.
Lorie Line and her Fab Five will once again take their holiday extravaganza on the road, performing 37 shows this Christmas. This year’s theme, Born In Bethlehem, will celebrate the traditional story of the birth of a King. Line will perform favorites, as well as brand new seasonal songs. Expect all the elements that make a Lorie Line show successful: Lorie Line signature musical arrangements, colorful costumes, stories, world-class musicians and most importantly, bells!
Hyland Software is the employer in residence for the week of December 9th at the UNL College of Business Administration. Representatives from Hyland Software will be at the college to meet with students and explore the various opportunities their company has to offer.
Events will be happening at various locations at the college so consult with the Career Services at CBA office for more information.
A longtime resident of Omaha, Mary's large-scale ikat tapestry diptychs, small format tapestry vignettes, and framed collagraphic monoprints on paper, explore the archetypal symbol of the trinity. The artist will give a public lecture titled “Designing a Life: Weaving and Art” in room 11 of the Home Economics Building, Wednesday, January 15 at 6:00 p.m. A reception with the artist will follow immediately on the second floor of the same building outside the gallery. The Friends of the Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery will host the reception.
Zicafosse will work with students in the department of TMFD the last week of the exhibition and enliven their first experience weaving with a master class workshop in the weaving studio of the department.
In this workshop we’ll learn how the blurring tools in Photoshop can create amazing special effects. These effects include the popular tilt-shift effect, creating faux depth of field, and the latest popular bokeh effects.
All these blurring tools will be just a little clearer after this training.
Register at http://go.unl.edu/techtraining
If you work with a lot of data, you will want to learn how to tame that information and use it to find exactly what you are looking for. Learn to simplify how you work with large amounts of data by sorting and/or filtering the data to exactly what you need. Learn PivotTables to look at your data in a new way. Learn the functions that make calculations based on conditions you set. Learn to control the workbook by linking cells, worksheets and workbooks as well consolidating your information. If you receive data from other sources that is not in the format you require, you can combine data from different cells together or parse your data with the tools and functions of Excel.