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 …

Department of Economics Spring Seminar Series

Date: Time: 10:30 am–12:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Lars A Stole, David W. Johnson Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, will present “Menu Auctions and Influence Games with Private Information” as part of the Department of Economics Spring Seminar Series.

Consortium for the Advancement of Research Methods and Analysis Webcast

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:15 pm Location: College of Business
Dr. Ken Bollen, H.R. Immerwahr Distinguished Professor, University of North Carolina

Talking prejudice and harassment in the workplace

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Dr. Sarah Gervais and Abbey Riemer of the psychology department will talk about research on subtle prejudice, objectification and sexual harassment.

MS thesis oral defense

Date: Time: 1:00 pm Location: Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Hall
Lauren Wilmes will present an oral defense of her thesis titled “In vitro assay development as an alternative to the use of laboratory animals for measuring Clostridium perfringens type C toxoid.”

Agricultural Economics Seminar

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Filley Hall
Presented by Lisa House, University of Florida.

Abigail Doyle, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Organic Reactions Award Lecture: Professor Abigail G. Doyle, Princeton University, will present “Photocatalysis with Nickel.”

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Walker Ashley, Northern Illinois University, will present, “Hazardous Convective Weather in a Changing World.”

Earthstock First Friday

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
This First Friday event is celebrating local and student artists by focusing on art through the lenses of social and environmental justice.

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
As part of First Friday and the “Cowboys from the Collection” exhibition, pianist Donna Gunn will perform cowboy songs and provide a brief presentation at 6 p.m. connecting artworks on view to historic music.

An Evening of Cello

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
Come hear from the cello students from the Glenn Korff School of Music present An Evening of Cello on Friday, April 6th at 5:30PM in Westbrook Recital Hall. The Nebraska Cello Choir will present a wide variety of compositions, some originally for …

First Friday Art Walk Talk

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Love Library South
Richard Graham, associate professor and digital media librarian, will give a talk about comics and graphic novels for Lincoln’s First Friday Art Walk. Graham’s book, Government Issue: Comics for the People: 1940s-2000s was nominated for an …

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.

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 …

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.

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 …