Thursday, September 21

Canvas Tea Time – Open office hours and support

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

FREE HIV Test Site

12:00 pm–2:00 pm Selleck Hall
Get tested for HIV and learn how to reduce your risk. Results in 20 minutes! Open to students, faculty and staff.

Latina Discussion and Support Group

12:00 pm–1:00 pm 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, …

Celebration of Youth XXIV

8:30 am–4:00 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 …

Common Rule Campus Training

9:00 am–10:30 am Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Research Compliance Services is offering training sessions to educate researchers about the impact of changes to the Common Rule, 45 CFR 46, and to ease the process of complying with the changes. The training also will address important changes to …

NURAMP Workshop

10:00 am–11:30 am Whittier Building
This session provides an overview of the proposal planning process at Nebraska and the offices within the Office of Research and Economic Development that offer support at different stages of proposal preparation.

Genealogy over Lunch

11:30 am–12:30 pm Love Library South
If you are interested in family history, or just have some really interesting ancestors, join us for September’s Genealogy over Lunch event! This month features Karen Cagley, the director of the International Student and Scholar Office, as the …

STEM Education Seminar

2:00 pm–3:00 pm Bessey Hall
Lance C. Perez and Presentacion Rivera, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, will present a seminar titled: “Measuring the Cognitive Demand of Problems in an Undergraduate Electrical Engineering Course.” This presentation describes a …

Curiosity Talk: Robert D. Rogers

3:00 pm–5:00 pm Andrews Hall
Curiosity Talks engage current students, faculty and alumni in the College of Arts and Sciences. By telling their stories, alumni give students an opportunity to explore career paths related to their chosen majors/disciplines and ask questions.

Lift Like a Girl

3:00 pm–5:00 pm Campus Recreation Center
Lift Like a Girl is a free event that helps women be more comfortable with free weights, machine weights and creating workouts. More than 600 females have been empowered to strength train through hands-on training and education at this annual for- …

Department of Economics Fall Seminar Series

3:30 pm–5:00 pm College of Business (NEW)
Wolfgang Keller, professor of economics at the University of Colorado at Boulder, will present “Globalization and Executive Compensation” as part of the Department of Economics Fall Seminar Series.

Science Café: Nebraska Archaeology

6:30 pm–8:00 pm Happy Raven
What goes into understanding Nebraska’s past through archeology? Come find out about controversies brewing in Nebraska and how we determine what is fact and what is fiction. We’ll have some hands-on activities to test your interpretation skills.

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 …