Jan Genzer, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Jan Genzer, North Carolina State University, will present “A Quest for Generating the Ultimate Surface: Can Silicone Elastomers Fit the Bill?”

Merchandising competition/installation – To See and Be Seen

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
Visual merchandising is as much art as commercial enterprise. Strong design strategies interpreting imaginative themes bring excitement and wonder to fashion retailing. For the first time, TMFD students will team up with several local retailers to …

SRAM-CARMA Research Methods Workshop Series: Multilevel Analysis

Date: Time: 9:30 am–4:00 pm Location: College of Business
Led by Dr. Nikos Dimotakis, assistant professor of management, this workshop is the second of three in a series on multilevel analysis hosted by the Survey Research and Methodology Program (SRAM) and the Consortium for the Advancement of Research …

Department of Economics Spring Seminar Series

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Stefano Carattini, a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies at Yale University, will present “Social Interactions and the Adoption of Solar PV: Evidence from Cultural Borders” as part of the Department of …

Sumi-e Painting Art Class

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Learn the fine brush technique of Sumi-e painting and create your own take home art piece.

CHME Research Seminar Series: Dr. Brian Pfleger

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Jorgensen Hall
Dr. Brian Pfleger will be joining us from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the title of his talk is “Metabolic Engineering Strategies for Producing Oleochemicals in Bacteria.” He is hosted by Dr. Rajib Saha.

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Kelly Kryc, Georgetown, will present, “Science, Scientists, and Policy: How scientists can (and should?) participate in the process.”

Gabriela Frank & Hyeyung Yoon Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
In a farewell concert celebrating her thirteen years of teaching and performing at UNL, violinist Hyeyung Yoon will be joined by composer and pianist Gabriela Lena Frank in a concert featuring Frank’s compositions. Included in the Washington Post …

Nebraska Rep: Lord of the Flies

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building

The Color Purple

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
This joyous American classic about a young woman’s journey to love and triumph in the American South has conquered Broadway in an all-new production that won the 2016 Tony Award® for Best Musical Revival.

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.

International Business Summit

Date: Time: 10:30 am–12:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Celebrating 30 years of the international business major at Nebraska, the International Business Summit offers the opportunity to connect with local and international alumni and employers doing business on a global scale. Interact with students to …

Robert R. Chambers Philosophy Conference

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 am Location: Andrews Hall
The Chambers Philosophy Conference is an annual conference directed by a philosophy department faculty member (or set of members.) This year’s conference topic is “Epistemic Norms and Social Norms.”