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 …

NIC Donation Drive for Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
During the month of October, Nebraska Innovation Campus is collecting needed items for Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach. Items needed include men’s (adult) white socks (new), disposable hand/foot warmers, and travel size shampoo. Please drop your …

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 …

Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: University Health Center
Get the flu shot before the flu gets you! Flu shots are FREE for students at the University Health Center!

State of the Agency Lecture Series

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Presented by Bob Krist, Nebraska State Senator.

Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Get the flu shot before the flu gets you! Flu shots are FREE for students at the University Health Center!

International Student Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Selleck Hall
This free group provides an opportunity to hear how other international students experience life in the U.S., gain knowledge of living in a new country and practice your English in a safe, non-judgmental environment.

Ranch Profitability Given Increased Precipitation Variability and Flexible Stocking

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Presentation by Chris Bastian, University of Wyoming, Department of Agriculture and Applied Economics, Laramie, WY.

STEM Awards and Opportunities

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Dr. Laura Damuth, director of national and international fellowships, will discuss ways you can fund your undergraduate and graduate career with external fellowships. Learn how you can make yourself a competitive applicant for one of these …

Developing a Literary Career

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
A conversation with Professor Jonis Agee (author of The Bones of Paradise), author and alum Jordan Farmer (The Pallbearer), and alum and literary agent Noah Ballard (Curtis Brown).

Indira M. Raman–SVMBS Seminar Series

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Hall
“Synaptic signaling in cerebellar circuits” will be presented by Dr. Indira M. Raman, Bill and Gayle Cook Professor of Biological Sciences, Department of Neurobiology, Northwestern University.

A Conversation with Photographers John Divola and Anthony Hernandez

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Photographers John Divola and Anthony Hernandez will discuss their shared interest in depicting remote and abandoned spaces in pursuit of the contemporary landscape. Toby Jurovics, Joslyn Art Museum’s Chief Curator and Richard & Mary Holland …

Reading: Jordan Farmer—Alumnus & Author of “The Pallbearer”

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Jordan Farmer, who received his Ph.D. in English from Nebraska, will read from his new novel, THE PALLBEARER. THE PALLBEARER is an unflinching debut for fans of Frank Bill and Sarah Waters that lays bare the lives of the outsiders of society’s …

Jaclyn Friedman: How to Have Sex Without Getting Hurt or Being A Jerk

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Jaclyn Friedman is a writer, educator and activist, and creator of Yes Means Yes: Visions of Female Sexual Power and a World Without Rape, What You Really Really Want: The Smart Girl’s Shame-Free Guide to Sex & Safety, and her latest, Unscrewed: …

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.

Confluence: 2018 Mid-America College Art Association Members Exhibition

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Reception: October 5, 5-8:00 p.m.

Chinese Film Festival

Date: Time: All Day Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
This year we will be showing three films: I Am Not Madame Bovary, Wolf Warrior 2, Bruce Lee: A Warrior’s Journey.