Celebration of Youth

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The annual exhibition “Celebration of Youth XXIV” continues through September 30th. It showcases the work of youth from around the state who competed at the Nebraska State Fair in the 4-H areas of Clothing, Home Environment, and Quilt Quest.

Airborne Fluorescence Workshop hosted by CALMIT

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: Nebraska East Union
Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies at the School of Natural Resources will host a four-day Airborne Fluorescence Workshop.

Get a Healthy Backpack Assessment from a Physical Therapist

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The type of backpack you wear and how you wear it can either help or hurt your back. Visit our booth to get your backpack weighed and assessed for proper alignment by Nebraska Medicine—University Health Center’s Physical Therapy team.

Tuesday Talk – Why Quilts Matter: Empowering Women One Quilt at a Time – EPISODE 7

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:45 pm Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
You can look long and hard and you won’t find an object more central to the history of women than the quilt. In this episode, we look at the quilt’s historical and current roles as (among others) an avenue of personal expression, a sly medium of …

Career Fair – STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math)

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Pinnacle Bank Arena
Join us for the 2017 Engineering, Technology & Science Career Fair. Representatives from employers and organizations in these areas will be available to discuss opportunities—for students of all majors—in their fields.

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Career Fair

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Pinnacle Bank Arena
Join us for the 2017 Engineering, Technology & Science Career Fair.

Drop-in Support Group

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Benton Hall
This group can be an opportunity for students to ask a Counseling and Psychological Services therapist questions; it can offer additional support to students regarding areas of concern and can provide students opportunities to learn tools for …

Lecture: Sarah Ruffing Robbins

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: TBD
Sarah Ruffing Robbins is Lorraine Sherley Professor of Literature and past dean at Texas Christian University. Her most recent book, “Learning Legacies: Archives to Action Through Women’s Cross Cultural Teaching,” but Americanists may know her work …

Entomology Seminar on Trends in Veterinary Entomology

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Dr. Wes Watson, professor of entomology at NC State University, will present the seminar, “Trends in Veterinary Entomology: Balancing producer needs with rapidly advancing science”.

Bike Maintenance Skills Class

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventure Center
Ever been stuck on the trail or street and not know what to do? Sign up for this class and practice basic maintenance items you can do on your own bike to get home, and discuss other biking-related topics. A new topic will be presented each Thursday …

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 …

The Modern-Day Sales Manager Executive Program Certificate

Date: Time: All Day Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
This intense three-day program provides sales managers and aspiring sales managers an opportunity to gain new insights and tools to better manage sales teams and drive performance in the modern-day sales environment. Participants who attend will gain …

Fit + Fueled

Date: Time: All Day Location: Recreation and Wellness Center
It’s not a weight-loss diet. It’s not a 30-day challenge. This is a lifestyle change. And our incredible team of specialists will help you make it stick.

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 …