Friday, August 11

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 …

International Student Career Coaching and Immigration Workshop

9:00 am–12:00 pm Nebraska East Union
International students need to have two important things in order to land a job in the U.S.

International Student Career Coaching and Immigration Workshop

2:00 pm–5:00 pm Campus Recreation Center
International students need to have two important things in order to land a job in the U.S.

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.

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 …