Thursday, March 2

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!

Initial Pesticide Training-Norfolk-Madison County/Lifelong Learning Center

8:30 am–5:00 pm Lifelong Learning Center
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Pesticide Applicator Education – Douglas-Sarpy County

8:30 am–5:00 pm Douglas-Sarpy County Extension
The Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in concert with Extension Specialists, Extension Educators, and Extension Assistants provides educational and training programs that address health, the environment …

Soft Skills Workshop: Skills You Need to Succeed! (City Campus)

9:00 am–5:00 pm Nebraska Union
This is a short workshop consisting of a presentation and an interactive session mediated by Dr. Renee Rioux. Dr. Rioux received her PhD at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is currently Product Development Manager at Bayer Crop Science.

Creating a Research Poster (morning session)

10:00 am–11:00 am Love Library South
UNL research librarians will guide you through creating a research poster and will answer your questions. This workshop is especially useful for first-time poster creators.

Developing a Competitive NSF CAREER Application: Strategies for Proposal and Project Success

11:00 am–2:00 pm Nebraska Union
Helping University of Nebraska–Lincoln pre-tenure faculty prepare competitive proposals for the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development program is the focus of this workshop.

STEM Education Seminar

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Bessey Hall
Brian Couch, School of Biological Sciences, will present a seminar titled “Knowing what students know: How question formats differ in their abilities to reveal student thinking.” Instructors use assessment ubiquitously throughout undergraduate …

Creating a Research Poster (afternoon session)

3:00 pm–4:00 pm Love Library South
UNL research librarians will guide you through creating a research poster and will answer your questions. This workshop is especially useful for first-time poster creators.

SBS Seminar: Tom Miller, Rice University

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Population Dynamics of Plants in Stochastic Environments”

Entomology Seminar: “Corn, Entomology, Monsanto, and Me”

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Dr. Doug Jones of Monsanto, Inc., in Lincoln, NE, will present the seminar, “Corn, Entomology, Monsanto, and Me.”

Getting to Know your Interests, Skills and Values

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Self-knowledge is essential for successful academic planning. The more you know about yourself, the better you can select a major that connects to your interests, values and abilities. Join an Explore Center advisor to take the FOCUS 2 assessment and …

Morrill Hall Madness

5:00 pm–8:00 pm Morrill Hall
Celebrate Nebraska’s sesquicentennial with a screening of Nebraska, a scavenger hunt, and yoga in Elephant Hall (5pm-6pm).

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Robert Bubp

5:30 pm Richards Hall
Robert Bubp has participated in over 60 solo, two-person, and group exhibitions across the U.S. and Europe, including community-based installations at the Indianapolis Art Center, Salina Art Center in Salina, KS., and Kspace Contemporary in Corpus …

Humanities on the Edge presents Alexandre Da Costa

5:30 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
On March 2, 2017 Alexandre Da Costa, Assistant Professor, Theoretical, Cultural and International Studies in Education at the University of Alberta will present “Towards hemispheric critique of the post-racial.” He notes how much academic …

HyVee Simple Fix

6:00 pm–8:00 pm Recreation and Wellness Center - East Campus
HyVee and Campus Rec team up to offer HyVee’s popular Simple Fix meal prep class. With Simple Fix you will create FIVE complete meals that are ready for the freezer, oven, or table in no time flat. Five complete meals with four generous servings …

Natural Resources Documentary Night to Examine Climate Change

7:00 pm Hardin Hall
The School of Natural Resources is hosting its second documentary movie night featuring the film “Disruption,” a 2014 advocacy documentary, that examines climate change and the rising movement to combat it. It presents commentary from well-known …