Wednesday, March 8

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.

Eating Disorders Recovery Skills Support Group

3:00 pm–4:00 pm University Health Center
This skill-building group introduces participants to different concepts and tools for building lasting recovery. Participants are first introduced to the maintaining factors of an eating disorder and identify how these factors function in their lives …

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 …

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.

Dish It Up! Part II, Hosted by Eric Crump & Sara Gilliam

12:00 pm–2:00 pm College of Law
Nebraska natives Eric Crump and Sara Gilliam grew up as close friends. Their story outlines racism that occurred when they were younger, yet is still embedded in society today.

Lunch and Learn: Solving Big Data Problems in Bioinformatics

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
A Kawasaki Reading Room Lunch and Learn event. Natasha Pavlovikj is a doctoral student in the Department of Computer Sciences and Engineering. She currently works as a graduate research assistant in the Holland Computing Center. A few of her research …

Demos & Donuts: Delivery Services

2:00 pm Love Library
Don’t have time to go to the library and photocopy your articles? Can’t find the book you are looking for? Tell us what you need, we will find it and get it for you.

El Gran Canal

3:00 pm–4:30 pm Andrews Hall
In 1900, the Mexican government inaugurated a massive public works project to start the new century, the Gran Canal, a drainage system designed to prevent flooding in Mexico City and control the waters of the basin’s ancient lakes.

Dr. Kimberly Jefferson, Virginia Commonwealth University

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
“The shape of the vaginal microbiome and the role of Gardnerella vaginalis,” will be presented by Dr. Kimberly Jefferson, Virginia Commonwealth University.

Values, Majors, and Careers

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Love Library South
Values are one’s judgment of what is important in life. What role do values play in making major and career decisions? What values are most important to you? Take a self-assessment to help identify what you value most in a career and how values can …

Wind Ensemble Performance

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
The Wind Ensemble’s mid-semester concert is an eclectic mix of virtuosity, humor, and intrigue. Robert Patterson’s Stomp Igor sets the scene with an exorcism of sorts. In this case, the composer’s attempt to expunge the influence of Igor …

Ongoing Events

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 …