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 …

LGBTQA+ Graduate & Non-traditional Student Social

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
This event is for graduate and non-traditional students who are LGBTQA+ identified and allied. It will be a casual social where students can meet new people and create a community. There will be coffee and bagels provided, so come hungry and ready to …

LGBTQA+ Graduate and Non-Traditional Social

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Come join us for coffee, bagels and community.

Graduate Student Research Support Group

Date: Time: 10:30 am–12:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This group provides support to graduate students navigating their research/dissertation/thesis requirements and the stress that can come from these requirements as well as providing support for those struggling with completion. A brief individual …

Tea Time Friday at the Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Come join us for freshly prepared teas every Friday! Each week take a taste of one (or more) varieties of international tea served with a delicious snack. Teas rotate every week, so come in to enjoy a favorite or try something new. Relax and unwind …

Diversity Training: A Practical Guide to Communicating and Working with People with Disabilities

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Dr. Jill Flagel, director of Faculty/Staff Disability Services will help us better understand how to communicate and work with people with disabilities.

Karlis Ulmanis Event with Guest Lecturers

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–3:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
In honor of Latvia’s Centennial, special guest speakers H.E. The Ambassador of Latvia Mr. Andris Teikmanis; Dr. Janis Šilinš, University of Latvia; and Dr. Juris Plesums, Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies, will present “Karlis …

Sociology Colloquium – The Rise of Pornography Addiction

Date: Time: 12:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Dr. Kelsy Burke and graduate student Alice MillerMacPhee will present their paper on The Rise of Pornography Addiction.

Lend A Hand

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Lend a Hand is an opportunity for first-year students to participate in an afternoon of hands-on service throughout the Lincoln community. Service projects will include outdoor community beautification, working with after-school Community Learning …

First Gen Nebraska: Tailgate

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Abel/Sandoz
Are you a first generation college student?

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Ken Ridgway, Purdue University, will present, “Cenozoic flat-slab subduction processes and the tectonic development of southern Alaska.”

Karlis Ulmanis Archival Exhibit

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
A 1909 graduate of the University of Nebraska, former Latvian leader Karlis Ulmanis is the only alumnus to become a nation’s president.

Mark Griep, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Mark Griep, University of Nebraska–Lincoln, will present “Proven Methods Land Chemistry a Leading Role in Communicating Science to Diverse Audiences.” Open to the public.

Robert Lipton, Louisiana State University

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall
The dynamic fracture of brittle solids is a particularly interesting collective interaction connecting both large and small length scales. Apply enough stress or strain to a sample of brittle material and one eventually snaps bonds at the atomistic …

Country Dance Night

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Come out early if you want to learn how to kick your heels up to popular country tunes. Country dance lessons will be held from 7PM-8PM. Following the lessons will be Country Dance Night. Featuring the Lucas Minor Band. NCard required for admission.

Free Skate Night

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: John Breslow Ice Hockey Center
Campus Recreation hosts free Skate Nights during select Fridays.

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.