Conserving Native Plains Plants

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–3:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Plant conservation and stewardship are hallmarks of Omaha’s Lauritzen Gardens. Jim Locklear, the gardens’ director of conservation, will talk about their efforts. The lecture, “More than a pretty place: Conservation initiatives at Lauritzen …

Opera: Così fan tutte

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The opera’s full title Così fan tutte, ossia La scuola degli amanti means ‘Thus do they all, or The School for Lovers’. The story begins with a wily old cynic and experimental philosopher, Don Alfonso, who determines to overturn the perfect, …

Conspirare Presents: Considering Matthew Shepard

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Presented in partnership with Abendmusik in observance of the 20th anniversary of Matthew Shepard’s murder, this production seamlessly weaves together the GRAMMY® Award-winning artistry of Conspirare’s singers with a chamber ensemble of renowned …

Ongoing Events

Will Eisner: A Retrospective

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
Will Eisner (1917-2005) was a pioneer who developed the American comic book industry. He created extraordinary graphic novels for three decades and contributed to the formal study of comics by authoring textbooks.

UCARE Application Period: Academic Year 2018-19

Date: Time: 12:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Love Library South
We are accepting UCARE applications for Academic Year 2018-19 from Monday, February 5 through Friday, March 16, 2018 at 3:00 PM.

Ancestors/Descendants exhibition

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The fourth exhibition of the Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery’s 2017-2018 programming year continues through March 23.