Nebraska Paddle River Day Trip

Date: Time: 8:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
What better way to spend a warm, Nebraska Sunday than in the cool river waters? Spend a day paddling a regional river and taking in views of scenic Nebraska from your canoe or kayak. You will be introduced to the basics of paddling before we push off …

Sunday with a Scientist at Morrill Hall

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Morrill Hall
“Archaeology: Pieces of the Past” will be presented by History Nebraska archeologists Nolan Johnson and Courtney Ziska along with certified local government coordinator Kelli Bacon.

Guest Artists: Amanda Jacobs (piano), Shelley Waite (mezzo soprano) Elizabeth A. Dolan (lecturer)

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
This work is a 26-piece song cycle using the epic 731-line poem by British author, Charlotte Smith. Smith’s poem (1807) was written during England’s long war with France. It poignantly articulates themes of separation and continuity in the very …

Lecture Recital of “The Song Cycle of Charlotte Smith’s BEACHY HEAD (1806)”

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:15 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
Recital by Amanda Jacobs with Shelley Waite, mezzo soprano, and lecture by Elizabeth Dolan, associate professor of English, Lehigh University.

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.