Thursday, March 2

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.

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 …

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 …