Wednesday, February 22

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 ( 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 ( filled out by a parent or guardian.

Alcohol/Drug Harm Reduction Support Group

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Benton Hall
This group is for students who want to make better decisions about their alcohol and/or drug use. Past groups have demonstrated an eclectic mix of students who vary greatly in their level of use but are able to assist one another in making adaptive …

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.

Global Cafe: Coffee with a Diplomat

10:00 am–11:00 am Nebraska Union
Robert B. Andrew, a Foreign Service officer in the U.S. Department of State, has been the Political Section Chief at the U.S. Embassy in Stockholm, Sweden, since 2011. His work involves reporting on Swedish domestic and foreign security policy issues …

Executive Power Lunch: Understanding the Psychology of Change

11:30 am–1:00 pm Wilderness Ridge Golf Course
Change is the centerpiece of organizations today, yet many organizations still struggle to manage it well. Dr. Tammy Beck, associate dean for graduate programs and external engagement and professor of management, will help you understand the …

Business & Liberal Arts Career Fair

1:00 pm–5:00 pm Pinnacle Bank Arena
Join us for the 2017 Business & Liberal Arts Career Fair where representatives from 150+ employers and organizations looking for students in these fields of study will be available to discuss opportunities with interested students.

Avoiding Plagiarism I

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Love Library South
What do you know about plagiarism? Come and find out what it is, how you can avoid making these mistakes, and get some tips that will help you cite and reference your sources correctly.

Finding Reputable Sources II

3:00 pm–4:00 pm Love Library South
Can’t find all the information you need in Wikipedia? Did Google give you too many hits? Come and find out how to find and evaluate credible and scholarly Internet resources that you can use in your papers. Learn how to find open access journals …

Canvas Essentials DEMO - Getting Started

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Nebraska East Union
Canvas (by Instructure) is our new Learning Management System for putting your courses online. This session will get you started with the basic functions and user interface of Canvas.

Dr. Jian Liu, University of North Carolina

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
“Develop an enzyme-based method to synthesize carbohydrate-based medicine,” will be presented by Dr. Jian Liu, University of North Carolina.

Presenting Yourself Professionally

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska Union
In this workshop, students will learn strategies and practices to help deliver effective professional presentations. The skills provided in this workshop aim to help students present academic information, such as a research presentation, as well as …

Zumba Your Heart Out

6:30 pm Nebraska Union
Join the gentlemen of Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Inc. for a night of Zumba!!! Come get active as a way to prevent heart disease as well as to learn more about it!

Elephant & Piggie’s “We Are In A Play!”

7:00 pm Lied Center for Performing Arts
Get ready for a musical experience straight from the pages of Mo Willems’ beloved and award-winning children’s books. Elephant Gerald and Piggie sing and dance their way through pachydermal peril and swiney suspense. Direct to Lincoln from the …

SciPop Talks: The Healing Power of Plants

7:00 pm Love Library North & Link
It is well known that many of our medicines have been derived from plants, but did you know that plants can also help you physically, mentally and emotionally? In this talk, Ellen Paparozzi will explore the ways that plants enhance our environment …

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.

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 …

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 …