Wednesday, April 19

Alcohol/Drug Harm Reduction Support Group

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Benton Hall
This group is for students who want to make better decisions about their alcohol and/or drug use. Past groups have demonstrated an eclectic mix of students who vary greatly in their level of use but are able to assist one another in making adaptive …

Annual Spring Semester Water and Natural Resources Seminar

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hardin Hall
Seven free public lectures will delve into aspects of “The right water for the right use at the right time.” The Nebraska Water Center (NWC), which is part of the University of Nebraska’s Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute, has …

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 …

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 …

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.

Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (MMoD) Annual Symposium

8:00 am–5:00 pm Champions Club
The biochemistry departments’ Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (MMoD) will be hosting their Annual Symposium on April 19, 2017 at the UNL Champions Club.

Nitro Burger at NIC

11:30 am–1:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus
Nitro Burger will be visiting Nebraska Innovation Campus! You’ll find their bright red truck under the skywalk (between the NIC Conference Center and the Food Innovation Center). Call/text 402-570-6433 to submit your order ahead of time!

Demos & Donuts:

3:00 pm–3:30 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: …

Michelle Rupiper Retirement Reception

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Home Economics Building
Faculty, staff, colleagues and friends are invited to help honor and celebrate Michelle Rupiper at her retirement reception. Rupiper is retiring after 36 years in the early childhood field. A special presentation will begin at 4:15 p.m. and you can …

Dr. Henry Daniell, University of Pennsylvania

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
Presentation by Dr. Henry Daniell, University of Pennsylvania.

Get to Know the LSAT

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Love Library South
Pre-Law students of all grade levels are encouraged to attend this presentation on the Law School Admission Test (LSAT). Topics covered will include an overview of the exam and its sections, how to best prepare for the exam during your undergraduate …

A Sense of Place

7:00 pm–8:00 pm Love Library North & Link
A poetry reading with Patrick T. Randolph and international students.

Wind Ensemble Performance

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
The entirety of the Wind Ensemble’s final concert of the season will be David Maslanka’s monumental Symphony No. 9. In four movements, with a duration of about 75 minutes, the symphony opens with a reading of the poem Secrets by W. S. Merwin, …

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.

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 …

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 …