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.

Department of Economics Fall Seminar Series

Date: Time: 10:30 am–12:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
The Department of Economics will be hosting Hugh Macartney, assistant professor of economics at Duke University and a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. His broad research interests are in applied microeconomics, …

The Importance of Hiring for Diversity in the Academy and Beyond

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join us as Dr. Karen Kassebaum guides us through an interactive discussion on the importance of hiring for diversity in the academy and beyond. A primary focus of the discussion will be how recruiting, retention, and having a diverse workforce is …

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
John Priscu, Montana State University, will present “Hidden Ecosystems Beneath the Antarctic Ice Sheet.”

Jeffrey Raker, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Jeffrey R. Raker, University of South Florida will present “Affect in Postsecondary Chemistry Education”.

Husker Watch Party vs. Illinois

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium
Gates open one hour before kick-off.

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 …

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 …

Niobrara River Canoe Trip

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventure Center
Paddle one of the top ten most scenic floats in America on this weekend trip down the Niobrara River—Nebraska’s only designated Wild and Scenic Riverway. The unique ecology of the area portrays the colliding worlds of the boreal forest and the …