Wednesday, August 30

Business Office Hours with DED, NBDC & Invest Nebraska

11:00 am–2:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
Staff from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC), and Invest Nebraska will hold weekly office hours at NIC. The team will provide a diverse range of services in one location to allow …

The Vietnam War Screening Event

12:00 pm Nebraska History Museum
NET has planned events across Nebraska in anticipation of the premiere of The Vietnam War, a Film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick, Sept. 17. In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, join us for film and discussion.

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 …

Beyond the Wall Poster Sale

9:00 am–5:00 pm Nebraska Union
Cool posters. Rock posters. Rare posters. Hundreds of new titles. Photography posters. Movie posters. Door posters. Big and small posters. Decorative posters. Philosophy posters. TV Show posters. All size frames. Poster putty. Creed posters. Hot …

Canvas Essentials Workshop – Getting Started

9:00 am–10:00 am Canfield Administration Building South
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:

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Kris Kuksi

5:30 pm Richards Hall
The Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Lecture Series presents Kris Kuksi.

Meet the Coach: John Cook—Dream Like a Champion

6:30 pm–8:30 pm University Bookstore
Since becoming Nebraska’s women’s volleyball coach in 2000, John Cook has led the team to three national championships, seven NCAA semifinal appearances, and the nation’s top winning percentage in women’s volleyball. In “Dream Like a …

Ongoing Events

NanoArt Display

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

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 …