QIIME2 Workshop

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
Microbial community sequencing has impacted biological research in a wide variety of fields, from agriculture to animal and human health. Workshop attendees will learn how scientists are applying this method in their own research, an overview of the …

CHME Research Seminar Series: Dr. Yury Gogotsi

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Jorgensen Hall
Dr. Yury Gogotsi will be joining us from Drexel University. The title of his talk is ” MXenes on the march: beyond graphene and into the real world.” Dr. Siamak Nejati and the Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience are co-hosting Dr. Gogotsi.

IGSA Meet and Greet

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: The Mill Coffee & Bistro
Come join us and meet other international graduate students at UNL. RSVP at https://go.unl.edu/igsa_meetgreet.

Amazing Grace

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
A tale of romance, rebellion and redemption, the show follows one man whose incredible journey ignited a historic wave of change that gave birth to the abolitionist movement and “Amazing Grace,” the most celebrated hymn of all time.

Losing the Ring in the River

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
When Liz’s grandfather bequeaths his old pickup truck to her, she and her mother, Emma, pay a visit to Grandma Clara’s farm to collect the strange bequest. Over pie, three generations of Nebraska women struggle with the family’s dark secrets.

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.

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.

SciComm Conference

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska Union
SciComm is a conference dedicated to understanding and promoting effective communication of science to diverse audiences—including students of all levels as well as the general public—across all venues. Our mission is to:

SciComm 2018

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–11:45 am Location: Nebraska Union
The three-day conference will feature NPR science correspondent Joe Palca, known for his science program Joe’s Big Idea, and Dr. Jacqueline Gill of the Climate Change Institute.