Tuesday, March 28

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.

NUgrant Basics: Routing Proposals

1:00 pm–2:00 pm Whittier Building
A hands-on tutorial in using NUgrant, UNL’s electronic grants management system, to route proposals. Addresses logging on, submitting and routing a proposal, as well as basic reporting functions. Please use the link below to register.

NUgrant Basics: Filing IRB Protocols

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Whittier Building
For faculty, students and researchers who include human subjects in research and teaching. Tips on creating an IRB protocol in NUgrant, addressing key elements of the NUgrant IRB protocol online form and essential information to include in your …

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.

Software Carpentry Workshop: Learn Python, Bash and Git

8:30 am–4:30 pm Nebraska Union
HCC is proud to host a Software Carpentry Workshop at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will …

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.

The Gilded Swine Food Cart @ NIC

11:30 am–1:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus
The Gilded Swine specializes in sausage and brats that are innovative and locally sourced. Established in 2016 by husband and wife duo, Brandon and Becca Fowler, The Gilded Swine offers catering, tail gating, lunch, and private dining services. You …

Why Quilts Matter: Quilts 101 – Antique & Contemporary Quilts – EPISODE 1

12:00 pm–12:45 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
What is a quilt? This episode introduces the audience to the brave new world of the American quilt, where that question has many different answers. If a ‘real’ quilt is a three-layer fabric sandwich sewn together and folded over a bed, how do we …

Entomology Seminar: “Investigating the Role of Spiders in IPM for Biological Control of Nebraska Cro

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Samantha Daniel, a graduate student in the Department of Entomology, will present the seminar, “Investigating the Role of Spiders in IPM for Biological Control of Nebraska Crop Pests.”

Srivatsan Kidambi – CBC/RBC Seminar

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
Dr. Srivatsan Kidambi, associate professor, Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Engineering, UNL, will present the seminar “Disease in a Dish: Engineering Tissue Environment to Recreate Snapshots of Disease Progression”.

Robert E. Knoll Lecture: Stacy Alaimo

5:00 pm–7:00 pm Andrews Hall
The 2017 Robert E. Knoll Lecture, “Deep Sea Speculations: Literature and Science in the Abyss,” will be presented by Stacy Alaimo, professor of English, Distinguished Teaching Professor, and Former Director of the Environmental and Sustainability …

29 Palms: A conversation with artist An-My Lê

6:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Photographer An-My Lê will discuss her documentation of military training and war games, “29 Palms,” with interlocutor Karen Irvine, curator and associate director of the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago.

5 Ingredients or Less with the Nebraska Beef Council

6:00 pm–7:30 pm Recreation and Wellness Center - East Campus
Turn 5 ingredients into an easy and delicious meal.

Early Learning Guideline/Health & Physical – Blair

6:30 pm–9:30 pm Country Bible Church
State-mandated training for Child Care Providers.

Big Red Talks: Tyler Riewer of charity:water

7:00 pm Nebraska Union
Unique to Nebraska, Big Red Talks provide inspirational messages that showcase the formative impact of experiences outside the classroom.

GSA University-wide Committees Applications Due

7:00 pm Nebraska Union
The ASUN Graduate Student Assembly encourages graduate students to apply for positions to University-wide Committees. A full list of available positions, and application materials can be found at: http://www.unl.edu/gsa/university-wide-committees.

Ongoing Events

UNL New Venture Competition

All Day Nebraska Union
This event encourages the development of new ventures by members of the UNL community. Winners receive cash prizes and start up help for their budding business.

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 …