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 …

Land Management for 2020 and Beyond – Lancaster County

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: Lancaster County Extension
Providing the latest information to operators, tenants, and land owners is the goal of the workshop.

Computer Science & Engineering 50th Anniversary

Date: Time: 10:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering is celebrating 50 years of excellence in 2018 with its faculty, staff, alumni, partners and friends. Please join us in participating in the events we have planned in celebration of this milestone. …

Koffee Time Friday at the Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us for freshly brewed specialty coffees!

Lecture with Governor Kabashima

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–3:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Governor Kabashima, from the Kumamoto Prefecture in Japan, will give a lecture on the importance of trade partnerships in the area of business and agriculture.

How to be an Ally

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Hardin Hall
The Natural Resource Diversity Initiative hosts Karen Kassebaum, Director of Staff Diversity and Inclusion, to discuss how to be an ally!

Earth & Atmospheric Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Sherilyn Williams-Stroud, Illinois State Geological Survey, will present, “Human-made Seismic Hazards: Relevant Industries and Impacts.”

Stephen Morin, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Stephen Morin, University of Nebraska–Lincoln will present “Elastomeric Surfaces for the Rational Synthesis, Assembly, and Fabrication of Adaptive, Functional Materials”. Open to public.

First Friday with Mark Dunn and LPS Arts and Humanities

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
The International Quilt Study Center & Museum will celebrate the opening of “The Mark Dunn Collection” during its September First Friday festivities. Dunn, the president and owner of Moda Fabrics, will present “Quilts and Their Stories” at 5:30 p.m.

20th Annual Steak Fry!!!

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
There will be steaks (from Cargill), cheesy potatoes, green beans, cookies and drinks. All ages are welcome. Advance tickets are $8.00. Day of event tickets are $10. Tickets can be purchased in the Animal Science Complex in: Room A224 from Andi, Room …

Block and Bridle Annual Steak Fry

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
Block and Bridle Steak Fry

First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Explore your campus museum—it’s always FREE! Print a poster, make a button, win at bingo. Sign up for the Sheldon Student Advisory Board. The first 75 students to show an NCard will receive a Sheldon mug.

First Friday at the Great Plains Art Museum

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Join us for the opening of a new exhibition “From Paint Brushes to Camera Lenses: Creative Women of the Great Plains” during Lincoln’s First Friday Art Walk.

First Friday Student Exhibitions

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Architecture Hall
The College of Architecture is excited to open the Fall 2018 program of FOLD Gallery with a conversation with Luis Othoniel Rosa Rodriguez, author of ‘Caja de Fractales’ and literature professor at Nebraska. Tropical Fictions will focus on the …

Reception for Past and Present: A Celebration of Painting at UNL

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Richards Hall
The Eisentrager-Howard Gallery kicks-off the 2018 Fall semester by celebrating the history of painting faculty with a three-part exhibition titled, “Past and Present: A Celebration of Painting at UNL.” The exhibition, on display from Aug. 29-Sept …

Multicultural Greek Stroll Off

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Chapters of Nebraska’s Multicultural Greek Council and National Pan-Hellenic Council compete for best fraternity and sorority stroll! Doors will open at 6:45pm!

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.