Introductory Beekeeping (Year 2)

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Christenson Agricultural Research Education Building
This course builds upon the basic management practices covered in Year 1 Beekeeping and focuses on how to maintain healthy honey bee colonies. Meant for beekeepers with at least one year of experience. Part I of the course includes lectures by …

Fulldome Film Festival

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Morrill Hall
Giving a nod to the past, Mueller Planetarium’s line-up includes shows dating back to the 1980s. As part of the fulldome festival, the planetarium will showcase five films with special ticket pricing (in addition to regular museum admission):

Amazing Grace

Date: Time: 2:00 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.

Docent guided tour of Cowboys from the Collection

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Join Great Plains Art Museum docent Bob Peterson for a tour of artworks from the permanent collection now on view in the exhibition “Cowboys from the Collection.”

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.

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.