Taylor Wilson Designs: My World Through the Mind’s Eye

Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
Lincoln artist Taylor Wilson is displaying his work at NIC! Taylor is a visual artist working in multiple mediums, including painting, drawing, jewelry, screen-printing, mixed media, and assemblage sculpture. Taylor’s preferred mediums are graphite …

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 …

UAS Workshop

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Eastern Nebraska Research & Extension Center (ENREC)
A one-day workshop on UAS in agriculture on the use of UAS systems and basic data acquisition and processing. Space is limited, registration for the workshop will closed when full.

IANR Vice Chancellor’s All Hands Meeting

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska East Union
Can participate online at http://ianr.unl.edu/all-hands-meetings.

Genealogy over Lunch

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Love Library South
Regardless of what stage you’re in for genealogical research, the journey itself requires creating and collecting a large amount of digital files. To ensure these files remain accessible to you or your friends or family, it’s important to …

Pups in the Plaza

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Pet pups at Nebraska Innovation Campus! Stop by the NIC Courtyard/Plaza to learn about the Domesti-PUPS program and meet a few Domesti-PUPS therapy dogs.

Ask Us about Discover in Canvas!

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
We will be at various locations on campus.

Latina Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: University Health Center
A discussion and support group intended to address issues faced by Latina women across campus. Goals of the group are to support and empower one another, discuss and reflect on issues important to Latina women, listen and understand, mentor and guide …

Look at Lunchtime

Date: Time: 12:15 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
On the third Thursday of the month, a member of the Sheldon Museum of Art staff or University of Nebraska faculty facilitates a 15-minute dialogue about an artwork on view in the museum. This month Matthew Sontheimer, associate professor of art, will …

Archives Afternoons: Husker Sports History

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Adele Coryell Hall Learning Commons
Ladies and gentleman: sports lovers unite and join Assistant University Archivist, Pete Brink for this fascinating look back into Husker sports. Explore photographs and memories from men’s sports dating back to the late 1800’s including trophies …

Fall Graduation Information Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Doctoral students planning to graduate in the next year are invited to attend an information session sponsored by the Office of Graduate Studies. We’ll walk you through the planning for your defense and graduation, explaining the process and …

Lift Like a Girl

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Lift Like a Girl is a free event that helps women be more comfortable with free weights, machine weights and creating workouts. This event is free for Nebraska students and Campus Rec Members. General Public must pay a $10 facility fee. More than 675 …

French Table

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Yia Yia’s
Come and join us for casual French conversation and yummy pizza at Yia Yia’s (1423 E O Street) every Thursday from 3:30-5pm! We would love to see you there!

Great Plains Lecture: Ted Genoways

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
The story of the American family farm is a high-stakes one. An entire way of life is under pressure from corporations, pipelines, water rights, climate change, and shifting markets. Farmers in the Great Plains must make decisions under this pressure …

Fiesta on the Green

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join OASIS along with numerous UNL RSOs for a celebration of Latino/Hispanic culture with food and entertainment!

Law School Essay Workshop

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
This workshop will discuss what law schools are looking for in personal statements and provide you with writing exercises to begin the process of developing your individual story in a strong and compelling manner. Co-presented with the University …

Lecture with Michael Buell

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Architecture Hall
Michael Buell of Assoc. DBIA will be giving a Lunch & Learn lecture entitled “Preparing and Delivering Powerful Presentations (Part 1).”

Stand-Up Paddle Board Evening Tour

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–9:30 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Join Outdoor Adventures for one or all of our evening jaunts to the edge of town to explore our local lakes by SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard). Enjoy the evening as temps cool off and we shake up the typical routine. See what Lincoln has to offer, meet …

Backpacks to Briefcases

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
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Jamie Reimer, Faculty Recital

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Glenn Korff School of Music Soprano Jamie Reimer and pianist Stacie Haneline present “She Persisted,” a recital of art songs and spirituals by living American female composers. Not to be confused with the current political movement of the same …

Journalism or Activism?

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Rob Smith—navigating intersecting identities and the new media landscape as a black, gay Iraq war veteran. Sharing. Conversation. Book sale/signing: “Confessions of a Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Soldier: How a Black, Gay Man Survived the Infantry, …

Rob Smith

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Rob Smith is an author, journalist, LGBT rights activist, and served in the US Army. He is a sought-after keynote speaker, recognized for protesting the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” law, speaking about diversity and inclusion, veteran’s issues, …

Theatrix Presents: GLORIA

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
GLORIA s a dramatic comedy written by playwright Branden Jacob-Jenkins focusing on the lives of working Americans and dynamics in the workplace. The play made its debut Off-Broadway at the Vineyard Theatre in May 2015, after being developed by the …

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.

Constitution Week 2018

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Love Library North & Link
ACLU Nebraska is providing free pocket Constitutions for students to encourage reading and familiarity of this vital document. Available at both the kiosk in Love Library North and on the main floor of C.Y. Thompson Library.