African Poetry Book Fund Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library North & Link
An exhibit that tells the story of the African Poetry Book Fund’s first five years will be on display from April 3-10 on the second floor of Love Library North. The interactive exhibit offers insight into the massive scope of its work and all that …

Language Fair 2018

Date: Time: 8:00 am–2:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The University’s Department of Modern Languages would like to invite all high school students in French, German, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, or Spanish to attend and compete in two events of your choice ranging from Drama, Folk Dance, Music, Poetry, …

NSF Broader Impacts Workshop

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:45 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Two Broader Impacts Training workshops have been organized in partnership between the NSF-funded National Alliance for Broader Impacts and the Office of Research and Economic Development. Participants must register by March 30.

Libraries & Affordable Content: Partnerships, Incentives, and Impacts

Date: Time: 9:30 am–11:00 am Location: Love Library South
The soaring cost of higher education, development of new open educational resources publishing models, and the changing market for traditional textbook publishers have prompted numerous institutions to undertake affordable content efforts in order to …

Office Hours for Students: Mutual of Omaha

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Human resource representatives from Mutual of Omaha will hold office hours at Nebraska Innovation Campus.

Setting Yourself Up for Success with Open Educational Resources: Find It, Use It, Create & Share It

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Open Educational Resources (OERs) have been around for almost two decades. Faculty interest in OERs has grown in recent years due to a number of factors. New models of publishing high quality, peer reviewed open textbooks; the soaring cost of …

Brownbag on Planting & Design

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jane Snyder Trail Center
With such an abundance of plants for gardeners to choose from, this free noon session will highlight some exceptional hardy ornamentals for home gardens. Christina Hoyt of the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum will have photos and tips for planning, …

Free HIV Testing

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Selleck Hall
The University Health Center is offering free HIV tests to students, faculty and staff. Confidential results are available in 20 minutes.

Latina Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: University Health Center
A Counseling and Psychological Services discussion and support group intended to address issues faced by Latina women across campus. Goals of the group are to support and empower one another, discuss and reflect on issues important to Latina women, …

Intern in DC with Nebraska U Information Session

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Want to intern in DC this summer? Learn more about the Nebraska University Washington DC Professional Enrichment Academy by attending the Information Session.

NU Faculty Experiences: Integrating Affordable & OER Content Into the Classroom

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
An open panel with NU faculty features our progress of applying affordable and open-source educational resources (OER) in classrooms at Nebraska. This panel is sponsored by the Executive Vice Chancellor, Information Technology Serves, NU Online, …

Skill Session: Instagram 101: A Beginner’s Guide

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
The Communications, Marketing and External Relations office of the College of Business welcomes all University of Nebraska–Lincoln students, staff and faculty to participate in the upcoming Skill Sessions. These workshops are designed to help you …

Brothers United

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
A free support group for men of color. Attend to learn leadership skills and gain support.

Global Cafe: International Law and the Case of North Korea

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Join global studies for their final Global Cafe on International Law and the Case of North Korea. Brian Lepard is a Professor of Law and Director of LL.M. Program in Global Legal Practices. As an expert in the field of international and human rights …

Coffee Talks

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Are you interested in conversations between international and domestic students? How about learning about other cultures? Would you like to meet new friends and learn about campus? Plan to stop by a Coffee Talk.

SBS Seminar: Rachel Penczykowski, Washington University in St. Louis

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
The School of Biological Sciences Seminar is a weekly series presented by invited speakers and Nebraska faculty to showcase current research advances in biological sciences.

Storytime at Morrill Hall

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Morrill Hall
POP IN STORYTIME

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist and Scholar: Robert Storr

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
A prolifically productive, artist, critic, and curator, Robert Storr has written articles, essays, books, including: Philip Guston, Elizabeth Murray, Gehardt Richter: Forty Years of Painting, and most recently, Intimate Geometries: The Work and Life …

Husker Health Hub

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Grab free giveaway items and learn tips on how to live a healthy lifestyle at this weekly educational table hosted by the Nebraska Medicine–University Health Center peer educators.

Louder Than A Bomb Poetry Slam Competition

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Bouts begin at 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm.

Husker Health Hub

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: The Village
Grab free giveaway items and learn tips on how to live a healthy lifestyle at this weekly educational table hosted by the Nebraska Medicine–University Health Center peer educators.

Poetry Reading and Book Signing: Solmaz Sharif

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Born in Istanbul to Iranian parents, Sharif holds degrees from U.C. Berkeley, where she studied and taught with June Jordan’s “Poetry for the People,” and New York University. Her work has appeared in The New Republic, Poetry, The Kenyon Review …

Seedfolks

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Thirteen very different voices—old, young, Haitian, Hispanic, tough, haunted and hopeful—tell one amazing tale of healing and restoration about a community garden that inspires a neighborhood. This one-woman show will plant wonder in your heart.

Study Stop

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Love Library North & Link
This Study Stop location will operate January 22-April 26, Monday-Thursday, in the Consultation Space. To see what subjects we will have tutors for each evening check out: https://go.unl.edu/studystop.

Theatrix: 4.48 Psychosis

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
4.48 Psychosis was written throughout the autumn and winter of 1998-99 as Kane battled with one of her recurring bouts of depression. On February 20, 1999, aged 28, the playwright committed suicide. On the page, the piece looks like a poem. No …

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.

Prague Spring 50

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–6:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
The Department of History at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will host Prague Spring 50, a major international event to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Prague Spring and the effects of the Soviet-ordered Warsaw Pact invasion of …

2018 Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Conference – Hastings

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:45 pm Location: The Lark
Nebraska Extension’s Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities (CEC) Conference is a premier conference for those interested in building entrepreneurial communities throughout Nebraska and beyond.