Tree Basics

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Douglas-Sarpy Counties
Trees are more than just shade. Understanding their role in the landscape and how they grow is essential for tree health. Graham Herbst, Community Forester, will lead this class.

Department of Economics Spring Seminar Series

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Kristy Buzard, assistant professor of economics in Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, will present “Endogenous Politics and the Design of Trade Institutions” as part of the Department of Economics Spring …

Hinamatsuri Tea Time

Date: Time: 10:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Kawasaki Reading Room for Japanese Studies will be hosting a special Hinamatsuri edition of Tea Time Friday! Sip tea, enjoy a snack, visit with our doll set and enjoy activities as we celebrate “Girl’s Day” at the library.

Dr. Shiri Noy: “Banking on Health: The World Bank & Health Sector Reform in Latin America”

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:20 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Shiri Noy is assistant professor of sociology and adjunct assistant professor of Global and Area Studies at the University of Wyoming. Her research examines global governance, development, and political culture and how these processes influence …

Pest and Problems of Trees

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Douglas-Sarpy Counties
Identification and understanding how diseases and insects affect tree health is essential. Laurie Stepanek with the Nebraska Forest Service will lead this class.

Live Plan with Lizz

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
These workshops are designed to help competitors prepare for the New Venture Competition. During these sessions competitors will learn how to develop a solid business plan in an online platform. These sessions are free to all University of Nebraska …

Agricultural Economics Seminar

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
“Data, Economics and Computational Agricultural Science” presented by John Angle, Oregon State University.

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Rob Fovell, University at Albany-SUNY, will present, “How and why model physics controls tropical cyclone structure.”

Japan Festival: Bracelet Making Workshop

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Japanese bracelet making workshop

Shu Yang, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Shu Yang, University of Pennsylvania, will present “Foldable and Responsive Soft Metamaterials.” Co-sponsored by University of Nebraska–Lincoln Research Council and NCMN.

Japan Festival: Voice Recital

Date: Time: 4:45 pm–5:15 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Voice Recital: Japanese Art Songs

First Friday at Sheldon

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Enjoy a variety of special programs and activities that highlight current exhibitions. Admission is free.

First Friday at the Great Plains Art Museum

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Join us for the opening reception for Rubendall Artist in Residence Henry Payer. Meet the artist, enjoy free food, and see Payer’s new exhibition. Make GPAM your first stop as we close at 7 p.m.

Japan Festival: Movie Screening

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Japanese movie screening: “When Marnie was There” (2014), Directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi

Lunar New Year

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Lunar New year? Always wondered what it is, who celebrates it, why it is celebrated, or how it is different than the everyday calendar we use? Come join OASIS and a few student organizations to learn about aspects of the holiday through some exciting …

Nebraska Rep: Avenue Q

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Theater
Filled with gut-busting humor and a delightfully catchy score, not to mention puppets, Avenue Q is a truly unique show that has quickly become a favorite for audiences everywhere. Although the show addresses humorous adult issues, it is similar to a …

Free Skate Night

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: John Breslow Ice Hockey Center
Campus Recreation is hosting free Skate Night for UNL students.

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.