Friday, November 3

Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training – Grand Island, NE

7:30 am–5:00 pm Raising Nebraska Building
Those fruit and vegetable growers who must comply with FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Rule guidelines, are required to have one supervisor or responsible party from their farm who has successfully completed food safety training …

Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar – Jenny Kao-Kniffin

3:30 pm Keim Hall
“Assembling soil microbiomes that modify plant traits,” presented by Jenny Kao-Kniffin, assistant professor, horticulture, Cornell University. The soil surrounding roots holds a diverse array of microorganisms that can influence plant development …

Hongjie Dai, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
Professor Hongjie Dai, Stanford University, will present the Washburn Award Lecture “Carbon Based Nanosciences.”

CEHS Dinner & Dialogue

4:00 pm–7:00 pm Nebraska Union
CEHS Dinner & Dialogue, formerly the student research fair, consists of inter-departmental roundtable conversations followed by dinner. The goal of the event is authentic dialogue about the work of CEHS situated within a larger societal context. The …

First Friday

5:00 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Dance students from the University of Nebraska’s Glenn Korff School of Music will perform choreographed responses to the visual art in “Now’s the Time.”

The Serpent

7:30 pm Temple Building
This brilliant and groundbreaking tour de force in contemporary improvisational theatre explores the Book of Genesis, and relates it to our modern experience.

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 …

Fit + Fueled

All Day 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.

Traveling Nano Exhibit

10:00 am–5:00 pm Durham Museum
The traveling nano exhibit will be at the Durham Museum in Omaha from October through December. Museum hours can be seen at