Friday, February 24

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.

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.

Friday LIVE

8:30 am–10:30 am Johnny Carson Theater
NET‘s “Friday LIVE” arts and entertainment radio show will feature special performances from composer/singer/songwriter Gabriel Kahane, the Lincoln Choral Artists adult community choir and more, live from Lincoln’s Johnny Carson Theater at …

Nebraska On-Farm Research Update

9:00 am–12:00 pm Alliance, Nebraska - Knight Museum and Sandhills Center
Farm operators and agronomists from across the state are invited to attend the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network research update program at a location near them. Producers will obtain valuable crop production-related information from over 70 on-farm …

Tea Time Friday

10:00 am–5:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Stop by the Kawasaki Reading Room every Friday for tea time! Each Friday, we will be brewing a tea for people to come taste.

2017 Women in Business Conference

10:30 am–3:30 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration Undergraduate Women in Business student organization is hosting the third annual Women in Business Conference with the theme “Innovation in the Workplace.” The conference …

Book Club

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Come join the Kawasaki Reading Room for our monthly Book Club! Bring a book, magazine, article, etc. related to Japan to share with the club.

Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar – Chris Proctor

3:30 pm Keim Hall
Chris Proctor, Assistant Extension Educator, Weed Management, UNL Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, will present “Translating research into impact: Thoughts on weed science extension.”

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

3:30 pm Bessey Hall
Jeff Snyder, CIMMS at OU, will present “Emerging Uses of Polarimetric Weather Radar for Studying Precipitation Microphysics and Convective Storms.”

Eugene Krienert Retirement Reception

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
Eugene “Gene” Krienert, will be honored at a retirement reception on February 24. Krienert served as an application development and support specialist for Information Technology Services and is retiring after 47 years of service to the university.

Hilkka Kenttämaa, Postponed

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
This event has been postponed. Professor Hilkka I. Kenttämaa, Purdue University, will present “Gas-phase Studies on Charged Aromatic Bi-, Tri- and Tetraradicals.”

Free Friday Swim Night

6:30 pm–9:00 pm Mabel Lee Hall
Enjoy the water with your family and friends.

Gabriel Kahane

7:30 pm Lied Center for Performing Arts
Composer/singer/songwriter Gabriel Kahane’s classically-influenced folk pop musical stylings are as eclectic as the list of artists he’s collaborated with including Sufjan Stevens, Rufus Wainwright and Punch Brothers, to name a few. Discover why …

Opera: Far From Heaven

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
FAR FROM HEAVEN is an operatic musical, which transports us to 1957 to meet the Whitakers, a nearly perfect young couple with a beautiful home in the suburbs and two young children. They are living the American dream, or so it seems. Issues …

Nebraska Men’s Lacrosse Club vs. Iowa State

8:00 pm Cook Pavilion
Open to the public.

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 …

Start Something: 48-Hour Challenge

All Day College of Business Administration
Join the Center for Entrepreneurship for a 48-hour learning-by-doing workshop that teaches entrepreneurial skills in an extreme hands-on setting. Students with a wide range of backgrounds will join teams to respectively present projects to business …

Undergraduate Audition Days

All Day Westbrook Music Building
Audition Days Include:

Honors Spring Strings

8:00 am–6:00 pm Lied Center for Performing Arts
The Sixth Annual Honors Spring Strings will take place for high school freshman, sophomores, juniors and seniors. Students will work directly with UNL’s award winning string faculty and the celebrated Czech conductor, Bohuslav Rattay.