Thursday, March 9

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 …

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.

GFL Taste of South Carolina Lunch

10:30 am–1:30 pm Nebraska East Union
We’ll see you at the East Campus Union Café & Grill for this Good. Fresh. Local. lunch.

Qualtative and Mixed Methods Research Interest Group: Mohan J Dutta

11:00 am Oldfather Hall
Mohan J Dutta is Provost’s Chair Professor and Head of the Department of Communications and New Media at the National University of Singapore (NUS), Adjunct Professor at the Interactive Digital Media Institute (IDMI) at NUS, and Courtesy Professor …

STEM Education Seminar

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Bessey Hall
Mindi Anderson-Knott, Director of Evaluation and Development, Social and Behavioral Sciences Research Consortium, will present a seminar titled: Social and behavioral science research support at UNL.

Global Cafe: Totalitarian Societies and its Dissidents

3:00 pm–4:00 pm Nebraska Union
Join us for third spring Global Cafe: Totalitarian Societies and its Dissidents. Presented by Dr. Hana Waisserova, the talk will focus on helping us understand totalitarianism through an examination of what shapes totalitarian societies, it’s …

SBS Seminar: Amanda Larracuente, University of Rochester

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Intragenomic Conflict in Drosophila: Meiotic Drive and Satellite DNA”

Law School Applications 101

5:00 pm–6:00 pm Love Library South
Are you planning to apply to law school in the next couple of years? Attend this workshop to learn about the application process for law school and how to prepare your best application. We will cover topics like the timeline for applying, researching …

Cancelled- Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Rob Forbes

5:30 pm Richards Hall
Unfortunately Rob Forbes Lecture that was scheduled for March 9 has been cancelled.

30 Minutes or Less

6:00 pm–7:00 pm Recreation and Wellness Center - East Campus
Calling all over-scheduled, harried home chefs! Add a delicious meal to your arsenal that’s done in half an hour—quicker than ordering take-out. We’ll make Lasagna Roll-Ups in class and send you home with a quick dish your family will love.

Morill Hall Madness

6:00 pm–8:00 pm Morrill Hall
Panel Discussion: Five women discuss their story and path to becoming chemists.

The Extra Point Hosted by Coach Riley

6:30 pm–8:00 pm Memorial Stadium
Coach Mike Riley attended the University of Alabama where his life experience guided him in learning how to bridge the gap between race and the game.

Heather Henson’s Crane: On Earth, In Sky

7:00 pm Lied Center for Performing Arts
Journey with the majestic cranes as they fly across Nebraska and North America in this stunning production. Told through the artistic vision of co-creator Heather Henson, the production seamlessly integrates puppetry, traditional dances, projections …

Jazz Orchestra and Big Band Performance

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
The UNL Jazz Orchestra and the UNL Big Band combine for their first performance of the Spring semester in Kimball Recital Hall on Thursday, March 9. The UNL Big Band, under the direction of Jesse McBee, will be performing Hay Burner, Next Season and …

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 …

Future of the Humanities

9:00 am–12:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
This symposium aims to foster a meaningful debate about the nature, scope, and future direction of the humanities. We want to create opportunities to build effective and enduring partnerships that will enrich humanities research and foster further …