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 …

Midwest Big Data Hub Digital Agriculture All Hands Meeting

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
The meeting, established by the Midwest Big Data Hub Digital Agriculture Community, a growing network devoted to building partnerships and resources that will address emerging issues in precision agriculture, ecosystem management and services, …

PARK(ing) Day

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: 211 P Street
College of Architecture Students Transform Downtown Lincoln

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 …

Department of Agricultural Economics Seminar

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–3:00 pm Location: Filley Hall
Dr. Paul Winters, associate vice president, International Fund for Agricultural Development, will present “Can irrigation investment improve social outcomes? Evidence from the Philippines.”

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Andreas Eckert, Missouri University of Science and Technology, will present, “Structural Geology quantified- What can we learn from numerical simulations of buckle folding?”

Michael Strano, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Michael S. Strano, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will present “New Functional Materials Enabled by 1D and 2D Nanomaterials”. Supported by UNL Research Council and open to the public.

Lars Christensen, Texas Tech University

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall
The common solutions to a system of polynomial equations in variables x, y, and z define an (algebraic) variety in 3-dimensional space. Two such varieties are said to be `linked’ if their union is a particularly nice kind of variety. Thus, linked …

Family Weekend 2018

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Plan to visit your student during Family Weekend. This is a great time to meet your student’s friends and their families; get a glimpse of your student’s daily life; and become part of your student’s college experience!

RHA Movie Night: Life of the Party

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: East Campus Mall
Join the Residence Hall Association for a showing of Life of the Party complete with popcorn and snacks. Bring a blanket and some friends!

An Evening With Plain White T’s

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Since emerging in 1997, the GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum Chicago quintet has amassed an enduring, engaging and enigmatic catalog, spanning two gold-certified offerings, “All That We Needed” (2005) and “Every Second Counts” (2006), …

An Evening with The Plain White T’s (special student ticket info)

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
The Lied Center for Performing Arts is providing more than 4,000 free tickets to University of Nebraska–Lincoln students to see alternative rock band The Plain White T’s. The band will perform at 7 AND 10 PM. (TWO CONCERTS).

Big Red Lied Experience: Plain White T’s

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Fresh off their album release, the Plain White T’s are in town for a FREE concert for Nebraska students!

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 …

Craig Karges

Date: Time: 8:15 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Craig Karges is truly extraordinary! The “extraordinist” is an award-winning entertainer, a nationally recognized speaker and an author. He combines the art of magic with the science of psychology and the power of intuition to create the …

An Evening With Plain White T’s

Date: Time: 10:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Since emerging in 1997, the GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum Chicago quintet has amassed an enduring, engaging and enigmatic catalog, spanning two gold-certified offerings, “All That We Needed” (2005) and “Every Second Counts” (2006), …

An Evening with The Plain White T’s (special student ticket info)

Date: Time: 10:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
The Lied Center for Performing Arts is providing more than 4,000 free tickets to University of Nebraska–Lincoln students to see alternative rock band The Plain White T’s. The band will perform at 7 AND 10 PM. (TWO CONCERTS).

Big Red Lied Experience: Plain White T’s

Date: Time: 10:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Fresh off their album release, the Plain White T’s are in town for a FREE concert for Nebraska students!

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.

Engler Startup Experience

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: C. Y. Thompson Library
This is an in-your-face, on-a-mission, against-the-clock opportunity to learn entrepreneurial skills in an extremely hands-on environment. You’ll learn about ideation, team formation, customer discovery, rapid prototyping, and pitch development. …