Upcoming Events

NU FEWS Scoping Workshop

9:30 am–4:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Generating interesting research questions that could lay groundwork for proposals at the nexus of food, energy and water is the aim of the NU FEWS Scoping Workshop. Space is limited for the event, which is designed specifically to engage UNL faculty.

Random Acts of Kindness

10:00 am–12:00 pm Nebraska Union
Stop by for hot chocolate, give-aways, and ideas for random acts of kindness. Part of the University Health Center’s Week of Love.

Special Symposium: The Epic Neihardt

10:00 am–3:00 pm Great Plains Art Museum
Though he is best known for his book Black Elk Speaks, John G. Neihardt also is poet laureate in perpetuity of Nebraska and was the author of poems, stories, and essays about literature, science, Native Americans, and the settlement of the American …

Box@UNL Essentials

10:45 am–11:30 am Online
Quick and easy way to get started using Box cloud file storage and collaboration. Learn to upload files and folder, sync them to your desktop and collaborate with others.

Time Management

11:30 am Love Library South
Imagine getting all your assignments, studying and work obligations done with time to spare. Sound impossible? It’s not. With this workshop you’ll learn how to prioritize tasks, spend your time more wisely, and schedule your weeks to accommodate …

Spanish Tutoring & Writing Center

12:30 pm–2:30 pm Oldfather Hall
Come speak Spanish, ask questions and learn about the culture in a fun and encouraging environment.

Excel Essentials

1:30 pm–3:30 pm Architecture Hall
With so many rows and columns of data, spreadsheets can become confusing. This session will help you understand why and how Excel calculates formulas. You will learn many of the shortcuts and techniques that will help the everyday user work better, …

Finding the ‘good stuff’ on the Web

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Love Library
Can’t find all the information you need in Wikipedia? Did Google give you too many hits? Come and find out how to find credible Internet resources from open access journals and databases, Google books and Google scholar, and other free scholarly …

Reading Those Long Articles

3:00 pm–4:00 pm Love Library South
Having trouble reading those long scholarly articles for your assignments? Come and get some tips on how to read those long scholarly articles in the arts, sciences and social sciences.

Chinese Conversation Table

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Henzlik Hall
Come speak Chinese, ask questions and learn about the culture in a fun and comfortable environment!