Wednesday, January 18

UHC Flu Shot Clinic

9:00 am–11:00 am University Health Center
Open to students, faculty and staff. Walk-ins only, no appointments. Shots are free for students. Students 18 or younger must bring with them a 2016-17 Flu Shot Form (health.unl.edu/forms) filled out by a parent or guardian.

UHC Flu Shot Clinic

2:00 pm–4:00 pm University Health Center
Open to students, faculty and staff. Walk-ins only, no appointments. Shots are free for students. Students 18 or younger must bring with them a 2016-17 Flu Shot Form (health.unl.edu/forms) filled out by a parent or guardian.

Domestic Interiors: Hand Needlework & The Cult of True Womanhood in 19th Century American Quilts

8:30 am–4:00 pm Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
“Domestic Interiors” documents the remarkable hand-quilting and embroidery found in many 19th century American quilts. Using digital macro photography, graduate student Sarah Walcott explores the ways in which women’s education, along with …

Nebraska Quilts Exhibition

10:00 am–4:00 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Celebrating 150 years of Statehood through quilts, the exhibition features works with Nebraska origins and history that bear witness to Nebraska’s vibrant quiltmaking heritage.

Spring Service–Learning Fair

11:00 am–1:00 pm Nebraska Union
Stop by the Spring Service-Learning Fair to hear from local organizations about service opportunities for the spring semester. Organizations will include Nebraska Appleseed; YWCA of Lincoln; Community Crops; Keep Lincoln and Lancaster County …

Notes@Noon: Music in the Adele Hall Learning Commons

12:00 pm–12:45 pm Love Library North & Link
Notes@Noon kicks off the Spring 2017 concert series with a performance by the Chiara String Quartet, Hixson-Lied Artists-in-Residence at the Glenn Korff School of Music. Enjoy music in this wonderful environment and you are welcome to bring your …

Research and Writing for Reconciliation

12:00 pm–1:30 pm Nebraska Union
Today across the globe, many Indigenous peoples have successfully prodded government authorities to initiate truth and reconciliation efforts to address past abuses and resolve longstanding grievances. This discussion explores what role scholars— …

Demos & Donuts: Peculiar Resources

2:00 pm Love Library
Can we lend you a hand? Come discover some of the “hidden” collections of the University Libraries. From video equipment to anatomical models, explore some of the unique items available for checkout in Love Library.

A Digital Approach to Determining Authorship from Syntax Alone

3:00 pm–4:30 pm Andrews Hall
Vanessa Gorman and Robert Gorman are developing new digital techniques to decide the authorship of unknown works and to determine the accuracy of otherwise-lost texts quoted and excerpted by later authors based solely on the syntax of the language …

Canvas – Gradebook and Assignment Essentials

3:00 pm–3:45 pm Online Webinar
Grades can serve as a communication tool between students and instructors and allow instructors to track the progress of students. You’ll learn all the essentials of getting started with the gradebook in Canvas. Some of the topics that will be …

Annual Spring Semester Water and Natural Resources Seminar

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hardin Hall
Seven free public lectures will delve into aspects of “The right water for the right use at the right time.” The Nebraska Water Center (NWC), which is part of the University of Nebraska’s Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute, has …

Colloquium – “Visual Stability Across Saccades”

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Center for Brain, Biology & Behavior
Dr. Stefan Van der Stigchel is an associate professor at Utrecht University and head of Attentionlab, a research group that studies how visual awareness and attention shape the perception of the world around us. He is an expert in the cognitive …

Dr. Jerry Honts, Drake University

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
“Patterns of Force: Structure and Function of a Contractile Protein Assembly from the Ciliated Protozoan Tetrahymena,” will be presented by Dr. Jerry Honts, Drake University.

Sister Circle: A Support Group for Women of Color

5:30 pm–6:30 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Free for UNL students. A support and discussion group intended to address issues faced by women of color at a predominately white institution.

Ryan Mack – MLK Keynote Speech

6:30 pm Nebraska Union
The next phase of the civil rights movement will be fought on an economic front. No matter if you are Black, White, or Brown…we all want to see some more green.

Ongoing Events

Wells Fargo Bank Student Exhibit

9:00 am–5:00 pm Wells Fargo Bank
The Frank H. Woods Telephone Pioneer Museum at 2047 M Street needs to find a new location, due to the Telegraph District redevelopment project.