Thursday, April 13

Biennial Student Juried Exhibition

8:30 am–4:00 pm Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The creative work in this exhibition at the Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery was submitted by undergraduate and graduate students in TMFD, and was reviewed by an outside juror in a rigorous selection process whose goal was to spotlight some of the …

GFL Truck Stop Breakfast

6:45 am–10:30 am Cather/Pound/Neihardt Dining Center
Not your conventional breakfast but maybe even more delicious!

Language Fair 2017

8:00 am–3:00 pm Nebraska Union
Language Fair provides an opportunity for high school students grades 9-12 from across the state who are studying Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish to demonstrate their acquisition of language and culture in various competitive …

Lincoln Environmental Arts Festival (LEAF) Art Exhibition

8:00 am–5:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
Artwork on display features University of Nebraska-Lincoln student and faculty work created to collectively draw relation to environmental appreciation. Artwork is available for viewing Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Initial Pesticide Training-Douglas/Sarpy County

8:30 am–5:00 pm Douglas/Sarpy County Extension Office
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Initial Pesticide Training-Lancaster County

8:30 am–5:00 pm Lancaster County Extension Building
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Initial Pesticide Training-Panhandle

8:30 am–5:00 pm Panhandle Research & Extension Center
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Initial Pesticide Training-West Central

8:30 am–5:00 pm West Central Research & Extension Center
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Pesticide Applicator Education – Douglas-Sarpy County

8:30 am–5:00 pm Douglas-Sarpy County Extension
The Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in concert with Extension Specialists, Extension Educators, and Extension Assistants provides educational and training programs that address health, the environment …

NURAMP: Research Responsibility

1:00 pm–2:30 pm Whittier Building
Overview of programs that govern the use of animals in research and ensure protections of human subjects involved in research, as well as policies related to conflict of interest, the responsible conduct of research and export control. Please …

End Rape on Campus

2:00 pm–4:00 pm Nebraska Union
Join PREVENT in raising awareness about sexual assault on college campuses. Take a stand with us!

Jim Wells, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
Thursday, Streck Award Lecture will be presented by Professor Jim Wells from the University of California, San Francisco, “Reaching for High Hanging Fruit in Drug Discovery.”

Prather Lecture: Brian Lazzaro, Cornell University

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Physiological Complexity in Drosophila-Pathogen Interactions”

Choose Your Major Workshop

4:00 pm–5:00 pm College of Business Administration
Learn about choosing a major at CBA that’s right for you.

Executive Insights

4:00 pm–6:00 pm Nebraska Union
Executive Insights features a panel discussion with distinguished Nebraska alumni executives facilitated by Interim Dean Kathy Farrell. Regardless of major or area of industry, students and professionals are invited to join the discussion and hear …

Thomas C. Sorensen Policy Seminar Series

4:00 pm Hardin Hall
Robin Craig, professor of law at the University of Utah, will deliver a talk in the Thomas C. Sorensen Policy Seminar Series at 4 p.m. April 13 in the Hardin Hall Auditorium.

AMCAS Application Workshop

4:30 pm–6:00 pm Love Library South
If you will be applying to medical school this summer or fall, this workshop will cover all of the aspects of your AMCAS application. We will have plenty of time for your questions so that you can hit the ground running when the application opens in …

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: David Lobdell

5:30 pm Richards Hall
David Lobdell is a Professor of Fine Art and Chair of the Visual and Performing Arts Department at New Mexico Highlands University. He was born and raised in southwest Louisiana, and he earned his MFA from the University of Notre Dame in 1982. He was …

Humanities on the Edge presents Kirsten Pai Buick

5:30 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Presented by Kirsten Pai Buick, professor of art history at the University of New Mexico.

JGMC & OASIS Week: Game Tournament

6:30 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us for a board game tournament. You could win some awesome prizes!

Ongoing Events

April Exhibits in Love Library feature quilts and student art

All Day Love Library South
Love Library opens two new exhibits in April.

Layered Voices Exhibition

10:00 am–4:00 pm 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 …

Like Breath on Glass: Studio work by Linda Colsh

10:00 am–4:00 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Linda Colsh is known for her portrayals of the elderly. Living 26 years in urban Europe and Asia influenced her choice of subject and neutral palette. Blown on window or mirror, breath obscures, then fades and disappears. This momentary mist is like …