Thursday, February 16

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.

FREE HIV Test Site

12:00 pm–2:00 pm Selleck Hall
Get tested for HIV and learn how to reduce your risk. Results in 20 minutes! Open to students, faculty and staff.

Canvas Tea Time – Open office hours and support

2:00 pm–4:00 pm Brace Laboratory
Have a Canvas question? Get Canvas help and enjoy some hot tea!

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.

Latina Discussion and Support Group

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Nebraska Union
Free for UNL students. A discussion and support group intended to address issues faced by Latina women across campus. Goals of the group are to support and empower one another, discuss and reflect on issues important to Latina women, listen and …

New Acquisitions from the Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design’s Historic Costume Collection

8:30 am–4:00 pm Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
This new exhibition, running through March 3, 2017, features a selection of recent acquisitions and donations to the collection. A key goal of the collections program is to accession objects that fit into and expand the cultural, historical, and …

Log Cabins Exhibition by Luke Haynes

10:00 am–4:00 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Luke Haynes is an architect whose design materials are quilts. Building his trade from the vernacular of quilt making, Haynes multiplies 50 full-size quilt variations on the iconic and graphic Log Cabin block design. His intention is to blur the …

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.

Canvas Essentials Workshop – Getting Started

9:00 am–10:00 am Canfield Administration Building South
Canvas (by Instructure) is our new Learning Management System for putting your courses online. This hands-on workshop will get you started with the basic functions and user interface of Canvas. In this workshop you will learn:

Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Career Fair

10:00 am–3:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Join us for the 2017 Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Career Fair on East Campus.

Genealogy over Lunch

11:30 am–12:30 pm Love Library South
Genealogy Group to discuss Cyndi’s List website.

De-Canonizing Afro-Korean Connections

12:00 pm–1:30 pm Nebraska Union
“De-Canonizing Afro-Korean Connections” involves an open discussion of how the Human and Diversity relate to one another, with regard to the formation of canons of knowledge, specifically literature. Lurking in discourses of diversity is a …

Random Acts of Kindness

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Stop by the University Health Center’s Random Acts of Kindness table to get a free bag of goodies and talk to a Healthy Husker about ways you can brighten someone’s day with one selfless act.

Look! @Lunchtime

12:15 pm–12:30 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Abby Groth, assistant curator of public programs, will facilitate a 15-minute dialogue about images from Lorna Simpson’s series “Backdrops Circa 1940’s,” on view with works on paper from Sheldon’s permanent collection.

STEM Education Seminar

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Bessey Hall
Elvira Abrica will present a seminar titled “Latino male engineering students and their social identities.”

Fuel Your Fitness

3:00 pm–4:30 pm Recreation and Wellness Center - East Campus
Nutrition and exercise are an unstoppable combo for losing weight. What you eat before and after each workout can affect your results. Make a pre-workout snack, join us for a bootcamp-style workout, and finish by refueling with a post workout snack. …

SBS Seminar: Jacques Izard, Department of Food Science & Technology

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Human Microbiome Stability and Association with Cancer”

Panel Discussion “Teaching from the TMFD’s Historic Costume Collection”

5:30 pm Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The public is invited to a panel discussion titled “Teaching From The Collections” featuring Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design faculty members Drs. Mary Alice Casto, Sandra Starkey and Claire Nicholas, and assistant professor …

RED Talk

7:00 pm–8:00 pm Love Library North & Link
Our Spring 2017 Research, Exploration, and Discovery (RED) Talk will consist of undergraduate researchers who will share their research projects and experiences in short 5-7 minute presentations. Interactive, multimedia, outside-the-box activities …

Concordia String Trio

7:30 pm–8:30 pm Westbrook Music Building
The Concordia String Trio will present a concert on Thursday, February 16th at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall. Admission to this concert is free.

Into the Woods

7:30 pm Lied Center for Performing Arts
Venture back Into the Woods with the Tony Award-winning musical classic mounted with boundless imagination by New York’s Fiasco Theater. Including dazzling songs like “Children Will Listen” and “No One Is Alone,” this extraordinary musical …

Ongoing Events

UCARE Academic Year 2017-18 Application Period

12:00 am–3:00 pm Love Library South
To apply for UCARE, you must submit an online application during the open period for each UCARE term. No applications are accepted after 3 PM on the application close date, March 3, 2017.

Quilt Japan: Selections from the 12th Nihon Exhibition

10:00 am–4:00 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Sponsored by the Japan Handicraft Instructors’ Association (JHIA), an organization promoting handcrafted arts and training in Japan for more than 45 years, the Quilt Nihon competition and exhibition began in 1989 and became an international …

30th Annual Undergraduate Studio Art Competition

12:30 pm–4:30 pm Richards Hall
The Undergraduate Studio Art Competition, a juried exhibition of artwork by current undergraduate students, will be open Feb. 15-24 in Eisentrager•Howard Gallery. A reception will be held on Friday, Feb. 24 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery, where the …