Friday, September 22

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 …

Extending Methods for Integrating Moderation & Mediation

10:30 am–12:00 pm College of Business (NEW)
The Consortium for the Advancement of Research Methods and Analysis (CARMA) hosts Dr. Jeff Edwards, Belk Distinguished Professor of Organizational Behavior at the University of North Carolina, for the first lecture in the 2017-18 CARMA Webcast …

Kawasaki Reading Room Birthday Celebration

12:00 pm–2:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Kawasaki Reading Room is proud to be entering into its 25th year on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln campus. To mark the occasion, we are inviting you to join us as we create a special oragami decorated tree. Throughout the event we will be …

Agricultural Economics Seminar

3:00 pm–4:30 pm Filley Hall
Presented by Murray Fulton, University of Saskatchewan

Lei Zhu, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
“Chemistry Enabled by the Mechanistic Understanding of Copper-Catalyzed Azide-Alkyne Cycloaddition”, presented by Professor Lei Zhu, Florida State University.

Dave Hall/Chiara String Quartet Performance

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
Percussionist Dave Hall and the Chiara String Quartet (Gregory Beaver, Rebecca Fischer, Jonah Sirota, and Hyeyung Yoon) will join forces for an evening of exciting and aggressive music titled “aLIgNEd.” Hall will perform solo percussion works …

Autumnal Equinox Star Party at Behlen Observatory

8:00 pm–11:00 pm Behlen Observatory
Join us for a chance to see a number of beautiful celestial objects including the Ring Nebula, the Hercules Star Cluster, a very thin Waxing Crescent Moon, and the planet Saturn.

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 …

Blue Mounds Rock Climbing Trip

All Day Outdoor Adventure Center
Blue Mounds State Park, in southern Minnesota, is home to quality outdoor climbing just four hours from Lincoln. With 50-60 foot climbs, the park offers challenges for new climbers and veterans alike. This is an excellent way to enjoy the great …