Wednesday, September 6

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.

Ask Us about Canvas!

1:00 pm–2:00 pm Nebraska Union
We will be at various locations on campus.

HCC Kickstart

8:30 am–5:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Are you interested in number crunching, high-speed transfers or large-scale storage? Register now to attend the two-day Holland Computing Center (HCC) Fall Kickstart event September 5th and 6th in the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center on UNL’s …

Swim Lessons Deadline

All Day Mabel Lee Hall
Registration opens August 1 and closes today, September 6.

New Employee Orientation

9:00 am–12:00 pm Nebraska Union
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information.

Food Dialogues: “Pivoting the GMO Conversation”

1:00 pm–2:30 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Please join us for a lively conversation where a panel of experts and farmers will break down the meanings of phrases like “GMO,” “natural,” “sustainable,” “locally grown,” and more. U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA), along …

Dr. Ping He, Texas A & M University

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Beadle Center
“How do plants activate defenses without running amok? Lessons from “aggie” to “bak to life” screens,” will be presented by Dr. Ping He, Texas A & M University. Refreshments will be served at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: William Cordova

5:30 pm Richards Hall
The Hixson–Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series presents William Cordova.

Husker Dialogues

7:00 pm Devaney Sports Center
Husker Dialogues is designed to introduce first-year students to tools they can use to engage in meaningful conversations to help create an inclusive Husker community.

Ongoing Events

Carnival of Contagion

8:00 am–5:00 pm Love Library 2nd Floor
University Libraries is excited to announce the exhibition of comic book artist Bob Hall’s educational graphic novel, “Carnival of Contagion.” Created to raise awareness about the measles virus, a leading cause of death among children around …

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 …