Friday, September 15

Celebration of Youth XXIV

8:30 am–4:30 pm Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The annual exhibition “Celebration of Youth XXIV” continues through September 30th at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery. As with all twenty-three preceding iterations of the exhibition, this one showcases …

From Gym to Crag: Sport Anchors

5:30 pm–8:00 pm 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 …

Graduate Recruitment Roundtable

8:00 am–9:00 am Nebraska Union
A discussion of how the Office of Graduate Studies designs and implements Talisma campaigns, along with how individuals, programs and departments can automate existing messages. Program-specific campaigns and data will be brought for all participants …

PARK(ing) Day 2017

9:00 am–5:00 pm P Street
College of Architecture Students Transform Downtown Lincoln

Department of Economics Fall Seminar Series

10:30 am–12:00 pm College of Business (NEW)
Dean S. Karlan, professor of economics at Yale University and a research fellow at the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will present “Randomizing Religion” as part of the Department of …

Foodie Friday

11:45 am–12:15 pm Recreation and Wellness Center
Calling all foodies! Join us for a unique twist on cooking. Nebraska organizations will prepare lunch and teach you about their special ingredients to creating the perfect meal.

Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar – Deanna Funnell-Harris

3:30 pm Keim Hall
Deanna Funnell-Harris, Research Plant Pathologist, Wheat, Sorghum and Forage Research Unit, USDA-ARS; adjunct associate professor, UNL Department of Plant Pathology, will present “Responses of sorghum and wheat modified for increased usability to …

At a Crossroads: Sports and Society

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Andersen Hall
Sports play an important role in our society and can be used as a lens through which we view gender, cultural, economic, class and racial issues. Television, the Internet and social media allow audiences all over the world to engage with favorite …

Cliff Stains, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
Professor Cliff Stains, University of Nebraska–Lincoln, will present “Chemical Approaches for Interrogating Cellular Processes.”

Hyde Lecture – Cruz Garcia & Nathalie Frankowski

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Richards Hall
2017/2018 Hyde Lecture Series opens another exciting chapter for the design and planning disciplines as speakers take a fresh, in-depth look at the latest developments in their respective fields.

Free Skate Night

8:00 pm–11:00 pm John Breslow Ice Hockey Center
Campus Recreation is hosting free Skate Nights for UNL students 8 to 11 p.m. during these select Fridays:

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 …