Thursday, August 31

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 …

SBS Seminar: Melissa Wilson Sayres, Arizona State University

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Sex-Biased Genome Evolution” presented by Dr. Melissa Wilson Sayres, Arizona State University.

On-Farm Research “High Yielding Soybean Plot” – Bertrand NE

5:00 pm–8:00 pm Pioneer Seed Building
University of Nebraska–Lincoln specialists will offer valuable insight to research in soybean production, nitrogen use and more.

Zachary Schomburg, author of MAMMOTHER

6:00 pm Andrews Hall
In MAMMOTHER, acclaimed poet Zachary Schomburg’s first novel, the people of Pie Time are suffering from God’s Finger, a mysterious plague that leaves some thing inside a death hole in each victim’s chest. Mano Medium, a grief-stricken young …

First SUSTAIN UNL meeting of the year

7:00 pm Nebraska Union
Our first meeting will consist of having pizza and discussing the overview of the upcoming semester and school year. Come out and please bring your friends!!

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 …