Thursday, May 18

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.

Nonlinear Time Series Workshop

9:30 am–2:00 pm Filley Hall
Dr. Ray Huffaker, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Florida will lead this five-day workshop.

Starting the Patent and Trademark Process

8:30 am–1:00 pm Nebraska Union
Are you an independent inventor trying to get more information on the patenting process?

XSEDE Workshop: Big Data

10:00 am–4:00 pm Nebraska Union
XSEDE along with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center is pleased to announce a two-day Big Data workshop.

Heoya 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 Heoya Food Truck will be vising Nebraska Innovation Campus! You’ll find their white truck under the skywalk (between the NIC Conference Center and the Food Innovation Center). Stop by for a tasty Korean BBQ taco or an Asian Fusion dish!

Canvas Brown Bag-Monthly topics

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Nebraska Union
We will meet in the Nebraska Union to discuss Canvas and answer questions users have about the transition from Blackboard to Canvas. The presenters were all part of the Canvas Pilot.

Look! @Lunchtime

12:15 pm–12:30 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Genevieve Ellerbee, associate registrar, will facilitate a 15-minute dialogue about “Mrs. Partch” (1981), a sculpture by Richard Shaw on view with a selection of clay objects from Sheldon’s permanent collection.

Joey Alexander Trio

7:30 pm Lied Center for Performing Arts
Since jazz piano wunderkind Joey Alexander first encountered the piano at the age of six, his talent has taken the world by storm. Following his first album at age 12, which was nominated for two GRAMMY® Awards, Alexander makes his Nebraska debut at …

Ongoing Events

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 …

Sacred Scraps: Quilt and Patchwork Traditions of Central Asia

10:00 am–4:00 pm International Quilt Study Center & Museum
The patchwork and quilts of Central Asia mark every aspect of traditional life from birth to death—touching each segment of society in vibrant and meaningful ways. “Sacred Scraps” moves the viewer into and through a cycle of life via the region …