Building Your Teaching Portfolio

Date: Time: 8:00 am–10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
The teaching portfolio documents your development and expertise in teaching, and is an important part of an academic job application. This seminar will focus on:

Free HIV Testing

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Selleck Hall
The University Health Center is offering free HIV tests to students, faculty and staff. Confidential results are available in 20 minutes.

Latina Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: University Health Center
A Counseling and Psychological Services discussion and support group intended to address issues faced by Latina women across campus. Goals of the group are to support and empower one another, discuss and reflect on issues important to Latina women, …

Canvas Tea Time – Open office hours and support

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Brace Laboratory
Have a Canvas question? Get Canvas help and enjoy some hot tea!

STEM Education Seminar

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Leen-Kiat Soh, professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, will present a seminar titled: “Investigating differences in wiki-based collaborative activities between student engagement profiles in computer science education.” His …

OPEN HOUSE!

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join LGBTQA+ Resource Center and Women’s Center for an open house! Come tour the centers and stay as long as you like. There will be snacks and information about the centers available. Open to students, staff and faculty!

Great Plains Lecture: “Losing and Recovering the American Serengeti”

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
With its sweeping grassland and endless animal herds, long ago the American Great Plains functioned as a North American version of the Serengeti or Masai Mara in Africa. Flores will talk about this time period and describe how, in one of the greatest …

It’s not much of a stretch to tune elastic properties by means of magnetism

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jorgensen Hall
Presented by Christian Binek, Nebraska Department of Physics and Astronomy and Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience.

SBS Seminar: Louise Comas, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
“Exploring Plant Root Traits and Fungal Interactions: Re-focusing Long Standing Questions”

Fiesta on the Green

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join the celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. We’ll provide refreshments, entertainment and prizes!

Backpacks & Briefcases

Date: Time: 5:15 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Backpacks & Briefcases is hosted by the Nebraska Student Alumni Association and UNL Career Services. The event is open to all UNL students.

From Gym to Crag: Sport Anchors

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventure Center
Gym to Crag: Gain a core skill-set and use those skills in a variety of settings to form a foundational understanding of skills involved in climbing in the outdoors. While completion of this class won’t get you set to climb El Cap, it will give you …

From Gym to Crag: Sport Anchors

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventure Center
Gym to Crag: Gain a core skill-set and use those skills in a variety of settings to form a foundational understanding of skills involved in climbing in the outdoors. While completion of this class won’t get you set to climb El Cap, it will give you …

Ongoing Events

Carnival of Contagion

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: 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

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: 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 …