Chancellor Ronnie Green Installation Ceremony and Reception

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Please join the University of Nebraska Board of Regents and President Hank Bounds for the installation of Ronnie Green as the twentieth chancellor of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Shakuhachi Performance by Michael Chikuzen Gould

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Shakuhachi is a bamboo Japanese flute. We are thrilled to co-host Mr. Michael Chikuzen Gould, a Dai Shihan (Grand Master of Shakuhachi).

Perseverance Workshop: The Courage to Persist

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Over the past couple years, the term “grit” has become widely popular in education. “Gritty” individuals possess the ability to achieve long-term goals and overcome adversity. Student Support Services (SSS) and the Office of Academic Support …

GSAW – Ice Cream Social

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Food Industry Complex
Graduate Student Assembly Graduate-Professional Student Appreciation Week event.

SBS Seminar: Elizabeth Crone, Tufts University

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
“Combining Models and Data to Set Guidelines for Butterfly Conservation”

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Ellen Lupton

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Ellen Lupton is a writer, curator, and graphic designer. She is director of the Graphic Design MFA program at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) in Baltimore, where she also serves as director of the Center for Design Thinking. As curator of …

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Ellen Lupton

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Ellen Lupton is a writer, curator, educator, and designer. She believes that design is a broad, open practice that welcomes everyone, from toddlers to type nerds. She is Senior Curator of Contemporary Design at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design …

Pollinator Class & Open House - Lincoln, NE

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Lancaster Extension Education Center
Over 150 crops in the U.S. are pollinated by insects. Join Nebraska Extension experts to learn more about pollinators, the Nebraska Habitat Certification Program and talk with certified habitat gardeners. You will also have the opportunity to tour …

Lungs by Duncan Macmillan

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
Presented by Theatrix and the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film. “I could fly to New York and back every day for seven years and still not leave a carbon footprint as big as if I have a child.” Directed by Trey Martinez, Lungs is a play …

Ongoing Events

Layered Voices Exhibition

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Layers are everywhere. They become apparent when we plumb the earth’s surface, make archeological digs to discover the history of civilizations, explore human anatomy, dress for the weather, dig in freshly fallen snow and count rings in the stump …

Plant Science Conference: Predictive Crop Design, Genome to Phenome

Date: Time: 8:15 am–4:45 pm Location: Marriott Cornhusker Hotel
The two-day plant science symposium theme is “Predictive Crop Design: Genome to Phenome,” with speakers from the University of California at Berkeley, Duke University, and private industry—including both startup and multinational companies.