Tuesday, April 18

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.

Biennial Student Juried Exhibition

8:30 am–4:30 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 …

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.

Growing & Cooking with Herbs

10:00 am–12:00 pm Nebraska Extension in Douglas-Sarpy Counties
This is our annual class that provides fun and useful information on growing herbs in Nebraska and culinary ideas once they are grown. This class will make you want to go home and plant a few herbs. Come hungry, as there will be samples shared. Class …

NURAMP: Managing Contracts/Waiting for the Award

10:00 am–11:00 am Whittier Building
Considerations in applying for and managing contracts and other types of agreements; special circumstances while waiting for an award. Please register at the link below.

Canvas Essentials Workshop – Getting Started

11:00 am–12:00 pm Canfield Administration Building South
Canvas (by Instructure) is our new Learning Management System for putting your courses online. This hands-on workshop will get you started with the basic functions and user interface of Canvas. In this workshop you will learn:

Taco Loco Food Truck at NIC

11:30 am–1:00 pm Under the Skywalk (on the street between the NIC Conference Center & the Food Innovation Center)
The Taco Loco Food Truck will be at NIC!

Why is it important to have a personal board of directors?

11:30 am–12:45 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
John Kalu Osiri, director of International Business and associate professor of practice, will tackle this topic from an academic perseverance mindset.

Can Miyazaki’s Aircrafts Really Fly?: Engineering Aspects of Miyazaki Hayao’s Anime

1:00 pm–2:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Come join us for our last academic presentation of the year with Dr. Sangjin Ryu from the Department of Mechanical Engineering here at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Entomology Seminar on Circadian Clock and Plant’s Survival

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Suresh Varsani, a graduate student in the Department of Entomology, will present the seminar, “Circadian Clock: Timely Coordination for Plant’s Survival.”

Poetry Reading: Grace Bauer and Hope Wabuke

6:00 pm Great Plains Art Museum
Grace Bauer’s most recent book of poems is MEAN/TIME, just published by the University of New Mexico Press. A 20th anniversary re-issue of her collection THE WOMEN AT THE WELL was published in 2016. Other books include: NOWHERE ALL AT ONCE (winner …

Poverty, Inc.

6:30 pm Nebraska Union
Join us for a screening of “a powerful and uncompromising film.” Andres Jimenez, Waging Non-Violence. “Fighting Poverty is Big Business but who profits the most?” Presented by Engineers Without Borders USA.

Demos & Donuts:

7:00 pm–7:30 pm Love Library North & Link
Stop by the Adele Hall Learning Commons for a quick demo of Box, the cloud storage and collaboration platform that is free for all Nebraska faculty, staff, and students. Demo scheduled twice, Tuesday, April 18 at 7:00 pm and Wednesday, April 19 at 3: …

Earthstock: Cultivating Sustainable Communities Panel

7:00 pm–8:00 pm Nebraska Union
Local leaders from multicultural, faith-based, political, residential, and other Lincoln organizations will participate in a facilitated discussion, allowing the audience to brainstorm and share sustainable solutions to Lincoln’s problems facing …

University Singers Performance

7:30 pm–8:30 pm Westminster Church
The University Singers final concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Westminster Presbyterian Church on the corner of 27th and South Streets. The University Singers are an invited UNL ensemble to perform on the University Chancellor’s …

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.

Personal Digital Archiving

All Day Love Library North & Link
This digital display on a large format screen provides helpful tips on how to preserve your own data based on the amount of time you have available—minutes, hours, days, or weeks.

Nebraska Makerspace Workshop

8:00 am–5:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln and Nebraska Innovation Studio are hosting a workshop to develop a concept for a network of Nebraska makerspaces. The goal: to link communities and foster the state’s culture of making.

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 …