Tuesday, August 8

School Supply Drive to benefit Park Middle School

8:00 am–5:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus
Students at Park Middle School, Lincoln, Neb. will head back to class on August 14 and are in need of the following school supplies: backpacks, spiral notebooks, pens, pencils, highlighters, and folders.

Alexander Girard and Textile Design at Mid-Century

8:30 am–4:00 pm Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
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 …

Canvas Essentials Workshop – Getting Started

3:00 pm–4:00 pm Brace Laboratory
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:

Ongoing Events

Nebraska Touring 2017 – Grand Island

12:00 pm–12:00 am Studio K
A traveling show of student work from the School of Art, Art History and Design at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

NanoArt Display

7:00 am–7:00 pm Nebraska East Union
NanoArt will be displayed in August.

Switchgrass IV: Prairie & Native Grass International Conference

All Day Embassy Suites
The Switchgrass IV: Prairie & Native Grass International Conference will offer many opportunities to discuss, present, and learn about the latest discoveries on the biotechnology, biotic and abiotic stress, breeding and genetics, ecology and local …

Keystone XL Intervenor Hearings

9:00 am–5:00 pm Cornhusker Marriott
The Nebraska Public Service Commission (PSC) has scheduled its “intervenor” public hearings on TransCanada’s permit for its proposed Keystone XL pipeline in Lincoln. More than 90 landowners who have refused to sell their land to TransCanada for …

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 …