Coffee Chat: Generation Z

Date: Time: 7:30 am–9:00 am Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor is launching a new series that will explore changing student demographics.

Nebraska Math Day

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The 28th Nebraska Math Day is Nov. 16. Organized by the Department of Mathematics, the annual event will include students from more than 100 Nebraska high schools competing in a day of fast-paced mathematics.

Genealogy Over Lunch: Colin Meiklejohn

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Love Library South
The Genealogy Over Lunch group will meet at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 16 in Love Library South, Room 318.

Free HIV Testing

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Selleck Hall
The University Health Center is offering free HIV tests to students, faculty and staff. Confidential results are available in 20 minutes.

Latina Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Counseling and Psychological Services will hold a Latina discussion group at noon, Nov. 16 in the Nebraska Union (room posted).

Latina Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: 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, …

Meeting: Parking Advisory Committee

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Stadium Drive Parking Garage
Nebraska’s Parking Advisory Committee will meet at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at Parking and Transit Services, Room A103, in the Stadium Drive Parking Garage.

Brothers United

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
A free support group for men of color. Attend to learn leadership skills and gain support.

Map Your Story: A Hands-on Workshop

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
The University Libraries will hold a two-hour workshop designed to teach participants how to use story maps in the ESRI software.

National Geography Week: Map Your Story—A Hands-on Workshop

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
This is a 2-hour workshop that will teach you how to turn your storytelling from good to great! Learn how to use ESRI’s Story Maps, a software that can help you use geography to enhance your story and your project. Register for your seat here: http …

Coffee Talk: Student Involvement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Global Strategies will host a coffee talk on student involvement at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 16. The event, which is free and open to the campus community, is designed to allow students to meet others and learn about campus while enjoying a beverage.

SBS Seminar: David Smith, The University of Western Ontario

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
“The Wild West of Organelle Genome Evolution: New Frontiers, Lawlessness, and Misfits”

Bike Maintenance Skills Class

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 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 …

Film Screening

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
“Modern Times” (1936), which features Charlie Chaplin as a naïve factory worker caught up in the cogs of big business, and “Manhatta” (1921), a short film by Paul Strand and Charles Sheeler, will provide cultural context for American …

Global Eyewitness: Uganda

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Rococo Theater
Students in the College of Journalism and Mass Communications’ Global Eyewitness program will premiere Uganda’s stories of struggle, loss, healing and hope in a free event at 6 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Rococo Theater, 140 N. 13th St., in Lincoln.

Dual Language Discussion Panel

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–7:30 pm Location: Henzlik Hall
A public panel discussion about dual language programs in public schools is 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Nov. 16 in Henzlik Hall, Room 45.

Science Café: Design Biological Systems the ‘Lego’ Way

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Morrill Hall
Legos are a popular children’s toy, but did you know they also serve as a great analogy for biological systems? Many of the most complex challenges facing humans today, pollution control, plant and animal protection, and food safety can be tackled …

The Serpent

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: 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

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.

Exhibition: Patchwork and Quilts of North Karnataka, India

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Home Economics Building
A new exhibition at the Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery is exploring quilting in India.

Exhibition: China Past and Present

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library North & Link
A new exhibition, “China Past and Present” will be on display in the Adele Hall Learning Commons’ Quiet Reading Room on Nov. 13.