Friday, March 17

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.

Tea Time Friday

10:00 am–5:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Stop by the Kawasaki Reading Room every Friday for tea time! Each Friday, we will be brewing a tea for people to come taste.

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 …

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.

Write Winning Grant Proposals

8:30 am–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Hosted by the Office of Research and Economic Development.

St. Patrick’s Day Lunch

10:30 am–2:00 pm Abel/Sandoz Dining Center
We’re feeling a little green so we thought we’d have a little St. Patty’s Day lunch to celebrate.

Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar – Jenny Kao-Kniffin

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Keim Hall
Jenny Kao-Kniffin, assistant professor, Cornell University, will present “Assembling soil microbiomes that modify plant traits.”

Erika Offerdahl, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
Professor Erika Offerdahl, Washington State University, will present “Formative Assessment and Feedback: Are We Closing the Loop?”

Mathematics Colloquium

4:00 pm Avery Hall
Paul Macklin (Indiana University) will present “New Open Source Tools for Computational Modeling of Cancer and Multicellular Systems.” Hosted by Adam Larios.

Gregory Beaver Performance

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
On March 17, Gregory Beaver will perform a mostly solo recital of cello music ranging from the 20th century masterpiece “Sonata for solo cello” by Zoltán Kodály in the 50th anniversary of his death to a Nebraska premiere. Kodály’s Sonata …

Trinity Irish Dance Company

7:30 pm Lied Center for Performing Arts
The world’s most innovative, cutting-edge Irish dance company will blow you away in their Lied premiere on St. Patrick’s Day! Called “impossibly complex” by the New York Times, Trinity has captured an unprecedented 17 titles at the World …

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 …

The Women Entrepreneurs Conference

3:00 pm–4:00 pm Courtyard Marriott Downtown
The WE Conference mission is to empower women entrepreneurs. Great speakers, great networking! A magnificent opportunity for both women and men to get inspired and celebrate the wonderful world of entrepreneurship.