Pigment on Cloth: Tradition, Family, and the Art of Indian Pichvai Painting Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
This special exhibition introduces our audiences to the historic Indian practice of pichvais, devotional paintings on cotton cloth made as temple hangings in Nathdwara, Rajasthan. The exhibition presents work from one contemporary family of Nathdwara …

Business Office Hours: Economic Partnerships

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
Staff from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC), and Invest Nebraska will hold weekly office hours at NIC. The team will provide a diverse range of services in one location to allow …

Beginning Tennis Lessons

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: 14th & Avery Tennis Courts
Registration ends today for lessons starting Sept. 10.

Swim Lessons Deadline

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Registration closes today for the first fall session. American Red Cross swim lessons for both adults and children begin the week of Sept. 10 through Campus Recreation. Classes run for five weeks and are held at Mabel Lee Hall Pool on City Campus.

UCARE Application Info Session

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Through the Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Experience (UCARE) program, Nebraska undergraduates learn how to conduct research or creative projects under the guidance of faculty advisers. Student participants in the UCARE program …

Spanish Table

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Burnett Hall
Come practice your Spanish in casual conversation and improve your speaking skills while meeting new people! Every Wednesday–August 29 through November 28.

Sustainability Summit

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Interested in learning more about sustainability? Join us for our second annual Sustainability Summit! Meet the OS staff and learn how to get involved with sustainability projects and groups on campus. This year we will be bringing back last year’s …

Canceled: Fall 2018 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Setting the table for disease outbreaks? Human feeding of wildlife and host-pathogen interactions,” will be presented by Dr. Sonia Altizer, University of Georgia.

Pre-Health Orientation

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Geared toward new pre-health students, this session will provide an overview of pre-health and discuss questions like: How do I find out what courses I need to take for my pre-health area and how do I plan when to take them? How do I explore …

Adult CPR, AED + First Aid

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–7:30 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
The American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED program helps participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing, and first aid emergencies. Completed training provides a two-year American Red Cross certification often required for both …

Do You Like Weather?

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Bessey Hall
If you said yes, then you should come to the first American meteorological Society Meeting of the semester! Ice cream will be provided at no charge. Non-dairy options will be available. Questions, comments and concerns should be directed to unl.ams. …

Hixson Lied Visiting Artist: Kevin Miyazaki

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Photographer Kevin Miyazaki will give a lecture about his work, which relates to Japanese-American internment during WWII.

Soul Line Dancing Lessons

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Recreation & Wellness Center
Soul Line Dancing with Kevin Reese is line dancing to R&B and hip-hop songs. You know, those group dances—the Electric Slide, the Cupid Shuffle, the Wobble—in which participants seem to magically know the choreography and do flash mob-style dance …

So, You’ve Inherited a Farm, Now What?

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Cherry County Extension
If you’ve inherited or received farmland and want to learn more about the best strategies for managing this asset, learn what it means to own agricultural land today at one of several Nebraska Extension programs being hosted this year across the …

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Robotics Club

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Scott Engineering Center
General Meeting. Open to all the creators and innovative minds out there.

Guest Artist: Steven Cohen (Horn)

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Steven Cohen (B.A. 2014, M.M. 2015) returns to Nebraska to present a recital on September 5, 2018 in Kimball Recital Hall of works from his debut album, Cruise Control. Born out of a desire to create new music for the French horn, Cruise Control …

Ongoing Events

Museum Builders: A Story of Fossils and Friendship

Date: Time: 9:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Morrill Hall
This temporary exhibition explores the history of paleontology and the friendship that led to the construction of the University of Nebraska State Museum, Morrill Hall.