Tuesday, March 14

Where has all the farmland gone?

6:00 pm–9:00 pm Plant Sciences Hall
How to deal with the urbanization and conversion of productive farmland will be the topic of discussion in a 15-week series of courses taking place on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln East Campus.

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.

Dish It Up

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us for a conversation about the hot topics on campus and in society!

Drop-in Support Group

3:00 pm–4:00 pm University Health Center
Do you have concerns that you could use support around? Come to this drop-in group and meet with a Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) therapist! No check-in required — just meet in the main CAPS waiting room on the second floor of the …

Adult Children of Alcoholics Support Group

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Benton Hall
This support group is for students who have an alcoholic mother, father or guardian, but we will welcome students who have an alcoholic partner.

Fit + Fueled

7:00 am–7:45 am City Campus Recreation Center
It’s not a weight-loss diet. It’s not a 30-day challenge. This is a lifestyle change. And our incredible team of specialists will help you make it stick.

A través de los años: Costa Rican History through Conceptual Apparel Design

8:30 am–4:00 pm Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
“A través de los años: Costa Rican History through Conceptual Apparel Design”, a graduate student thesis exhibition, runs from March 13th through March 24th. The general public and the university community are invited to attend an opening …

Nebraska Plant Breeding Symposium 2017

8:30 am–4:30 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The Nebraska Plant Breeding Symposium is part of the DuPont Plant Science Symposium Series initiated in 2008, spanning multiple universities across the world. The goal of the series is to enhance agricultural scientific literacy, stimulate …

Nebraska Extension Program – Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers

9:00 am–5:00 pm Agricultural Research & Development Center
Industry representatives and corn and soybean growers wanting to learn how to better manage corn and soybean pests should plan to attend the Nebraska Extension Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers program. The training provides in-depth and detailed …

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.

NURAMP: Preparing and Submitting Proposals

10:00 am–11:30 am Whittier Building
Overview of the proposal planning process at Nebraska and information about units within the Office of Research and Economic Development that offer support at different stages of proposal preparation. Please register at the link below.

Canvas Essentials Workshop – Getting Started

11:00 am–12:00 pm Canfield Administration Building South
Canvas (by Instructure) is our new Learning Management System for putting your courses online. This hands-on workshop will get you started with the basic functions and user interface of Canvas. In this workshop you will learn:

Entrepreneur-in-Residence: Meghan Ehrke

11:00 am–12:00 pm College of Business Administration
Select Style is a clothing boutique for the modern woman. Open in the charming College View neighborhood.

Spring Break Wellness Giveaways

12:00 pm–2:00 pm Nebraska Union
Free water bottles, sunscreen, condoms, lip balm and more! While supplies last.

Different Shades of Green: African ecocriticism and environmental justice

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Andrews Hall
“Different Shades of Green: African ecocriticism and environmental justice” featuring Byron Caminero-Santangelo (University of Kansas) with Department of English faculty members Hope Wabuke, Chigozie Obioma, and Ng’ang’a Muchiri.

Great Plains Lecture: Human Trafficking in the Great Plains

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Center for Great Plains Studies
Many people—including victims, survivors, service providers, and law officials—have recognized that human trafficking regularly takes place within the contemporary Great Plains. Yet, for the most part, the general public is still largely unaware …

Japan Festival: Origami Workshop

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Nebraska Union
Origami workshop led by Linda Stephen.

Entomology Seminar: “Factors Influencing Wheat Curl Mite Movement in Wheat”

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Lindsay Overmyer, a graduate student in the Department of Entomology, will present the seminar “Factors Influencing Wheat Curl Mite Movement in Wheat.”

Veena Prahlad – CBC/RBC Seminar

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
Dr. Veena Prahlad, assistant professor, Department of Biology, Aging Mind and Brain Initiative, University of Iowa, will present the seminar “The innate immune response and neurodegeneration in C. elegans.”

Japan Festival: Calligraphy Workshop

4:45 pm–5:30 pm Nebraska Union
Calligraphy workshop led by Global Friends of Japan.

Japan Festival: Movie Screening

7:00 pm–9:00 pm Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
Japanese movie screening: Patema Inverted (2013).

UNL Symphony Orchestra Performance

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
The UNL Symphony Orchestra will present its annual Student Soloist Night on Tuesday, March 14 at 7:30 PM in Kimball Recital Hall. The concert features winners of the 2016-17 Undergraduate and Graduate Solo Competitions. Featured on the program are …

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 …