Thursday, March 16

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!

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 …

“How Today’s Students Conduct Research”

10:00 am–11:30 am Love Library South
In this keynote, research takeaways are presented from PIL’s nine research studies. An information-seeking typology for understanding students’ strategies and difficulties with research tasks is introduced. Highlights are also presented from …

Genealogy Group to Discuss DNA as a Tool for Genealogy

11:30 am–12:30 pm Love Library South
Genealogy over Lunch, a University Libraries’ group designed to help individuals explore and organize family history, will meet to discuss DNA and its use by genealogists. Bring your questions about DNA.

Spring Break Wellness Giveaways

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

Look! @Lunchtime

12:15 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Ashley Hussman, assistant curator of exhibitions, will facilitate a 15-minute dialogue about a group of images by documentary photographer Susan Meiselas on view in the exhibition “Conflict and Consequence: Photographing War and Its Aftermath.”

Panel Discussion: Critical Literacies for a Mass Information Age

1:00 pm–2:30 pm Love Library South
This panel will investigate critical literacies for our current mass information age, including visual literacy, news literacy, global literacy, and information literacy. Panelists will discuss the literacies that are crucial to our students’ …

SBS Seminar: Justin Yeakel, University of California, Merced

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Extinction, Cope’s Rule, and the Dynamics of Starvation and Recovery”

UNL Faculty Connector

3:30 pm–6:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
A new opportunity for all UNL faculty to network and socialize in a casual setting.

Morill Hall Madness

5:00 pm–8:00 pm Morrill Hall
Join us for a screening of “Jurassic World” followed by a discussion about the movie with a paleontologist. Later, dig into the Marx Discovery Center.

Women Photographing War, a panel discussion

6:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Presented in conjunction with the Sheldon exhibition “Conflict and Consequence: Photographing War and Its Aftermath,” Anne Wilkes Tucker, curator emerita of photography at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, will moderate a panel discussion with …

University Singers Performance

7:30 pm–8:30 pm Boys Town Dowd Chapel
In honor of Boys Town’s 100th Anniversary, The University Singers will present a concert celebrating Boys Town’s rich history of choral music. The concert will include sacred works performed by the Boys Town Choir during their touring years in …