Friday, June 16

East Campus “Summer Grill-Out”

10:30 am–1:00 pm East Campus Corner Deli
Come join us on UNL’s East Campus, just outside the Corner Deli, for summertime food and conversation.

Ongoing Events

Alexander Girard and Textile Design at Mid-Century

8:00 am–5:00 pm Home Economics Building
The exhibition “Alexander Girard and Textile Design at Mid-Century” runs May 22 through September 1, 2017. The exhibition features Girard’s designs from the department’s historic textiles collection alongside fashion of the period, to examine …

Bright Lights/NCMN Nano Camp

9:00 am–12:00 pm Jorgensen Hall
Bright Lights/NCMN NanoCamp will be held June 12-16 from 9am-noon.

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 …

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 …

Greek Getaway

6:00 pm–2:00 pm Nebraska Union
Interested in joining a fraternity? Greek Getaway is an opportunity for incoming students and their parents to learn about fraternity life. Over the course of the weekend, attendees will visit with chapter representatives to get to know more about …