Friday, September 1

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 …

OASIS Lunch and Learn

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
An avenue where students share details of their experiences in education abroad, civic engagement, undergraduate research, and on and off-campus employment and leadership experiences.

Chittaranjan Das, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Semisynthetic Ubiquitin Probes Reveal Novel Aspects of Bacterial Infection” presented by Professor Chittaranjan Das, Purdue University. Open to the public.

First Friday

5:00 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
The museum kicks off the academic year and its fall exhibitions with a Big Red Welcome event. Join us for great art and music, tasty treats, and giveaways.

Ongoing Events

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 …

Traveling Nano Exhibit

10:00 am–5:00 pm Durham Museum
The traveling nano exhibit will be at the Durham Museum in Omaha from September through December. Museum hours can be seen at