Faculty/Staff Inclusive Education Session

Date: Time: 9:30 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Presenter Cammy Watkins of Inclusive Communities will lead a discussion for faculty and staff members on identity and facilitating difficult dialogue. In this 90-minute session, staff will consider how identity and culture impacts one’s …

Stress Relief Day

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Ease your mid-semester blues away. Listen to soothing music, meditate, play with water gel beads or relax with a midday yoga session led by Taeko Hayatsu (RSVP required, see below). Early attendees will be able to fill a small keepsake bottle with …

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: Filley Hall
Presented by Kostas Karantininis, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences.

Will Eisner: The Father of Graphic Novels

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Denis Kitchen, a cartoonist, publisher and author, will give an illustrated lecture, “Will Eisner: The Father of Graphic Novels.” An overview of Eisner’s long and fascinating career, Kitchen’s lecture will feature firsthand anecdotes, and …

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
George Kiladis, NOAA, will present, “Equatorial Waves and the Performance of the U.S. and European forecast models during NOAA’s 2016 El Niño Rapid Response Campaign.”

Richard Zare, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
The PLU AWARD LECTURESHIP will be presented by Professor Richard N. Zare, from Stanford University entitled “Microdroplet Chemistry.”

Friends Beyond Borders – Movie Night

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join the ASUN Diversity & Inclusion Committee for an event aimed at instilling lasting relationships between international and domestic students. Activities will include watching the movie “Marshall” with snacks and games while getting to know …

Gregory Beaver, Cello and Dave Hall, Percussion Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Exploring questions of life transitions through sound and playfulness, composer/performer friends Gregory Beaver, Dave Hall and Mathew Fuerst team up with each other and violinist Hyeyung Julie Yoon to present “Birth/Rebirth.” The concert …

Kinky Boots

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, Best Score and Best Choreography, Kinky Boots takes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan, with songs by GRAMMY®- and Tony Award®-winning pop …

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 …

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.

2018 James A. Rawley Graduate Conference in the Humanities

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
The History Graduate Students’ Association’s annual James A. Rawley Graduate Conference in the Humanities for 2018 will be March 9th and 10th. Call for papers and more information to follow!