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 …

National Institutes for Water Resources Regional Symposium

Date: Time: 8:00 am–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The 2018 NIWR Regional Symposium Water Resources of the U.S. Great Plains Region: Status and Future will include talks and perspectives from water leaders in nine states within the Missouri and Arkansas River Watersheds—Montana, the Dakotas, …

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 …

East Campus Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Get the flu shot before the flu gets you! Flu shots are FREE for students at the University Health Center!

UNL Human Trafficking & Migration Initiative Forum

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
This forum—for researchers, college students and faculty—will include the movie premiere “California’s Forgotten Children”, a feature documentary about child sex trafficking. The film recounts true stories of girls and boys who were …

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 …

Leveraging your Rights for Greater Impact

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Love Library South
Kevin L. Smith, Dean of Libraries at the University of Kansas and an expert on open access within the scholarly community, will speak at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and his talk will be streamed live here to highlight Open Access Week 2018 on …

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 …

State Farm Ethics Lecture

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
The Nebraska Business community, including business partners, university employees and students, are invited to attend the State Farm Ethics Lecture. Join us for our annual event featuring Bill O’Rourke, lecturer at the Carnegie Council for Ethics …

Entomology seminar on insect resistance management for plant incorporated protectants

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Matt Welter, a graduate student in the entomology department, will present the seminar, “Insect resistance management for plant incorporated protectants.”

Early Japanese in Nebraska: Two-Part Lecture Presentation

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Architecture Hall
Expand your historical knowledge with this two-part lecture presentation covering the first, Issei, and second, Nisei, generations of Japanese in Nebraska. A little known piece of history, they formed rich community network. Starting as railroad …

A Conversation on Identity and Cross-Cultural Understanding

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is offering a fall workshop examining ways to support the diverse needs of students in and beyond the classroom. “A Conversation on Identity and Cross-Cultural Understanding,” will be led by alumna Dr. Morgan …

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
David Krause, Denver Museum of Nature and Science, will present, “Cretaceous Vertebrates from Madagascar: A Window into the Biogeographic and Plate Tectonic History of Gondwana.”

Evan Miller, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Evan Miller, University of California, Berkeley, will present “Electrophysiology, Unplugged: New Chemical Tools to Image Cellular Physiology.”

Pulse Crops Production and Industry Development in Nebraska

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Strahinja Stepanovic, Nebraska Assistant Extension Educator, West Central Research and Extension Center, and Tonon Rosa will discuss pulses (field peas, chickpeas, and lentils), their adoption into Nebraska’s diversified cropping systems and …

Hyde Lecture – Amie Shao

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Richards Hall
Amie Shao from MASS Design Group will deliver a Hyde Lecture.

Guest Artist: Bob Sheppard with University Jazz Faculty

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
The University Saxophone Studio, in partnership with Chateau Development LLC, is proud to present legendary saxophonist/woodwind artist Bob Sheppard in concert with the University Jazz Faculty.

Sedition (Angels Theatre Company)

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Theater
World War I—The University of Nebraska—suddenly professors who disagree with the Wilson administration are charged with sedition by the Nebraska State Council of Defense. Playwright David Wiltse’s grandfather, Andrew Schrag, is among those …

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.

Mobile Me & You

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska Union
MobileMe&You is an annual conference that examines the latest trends and techniques in using mobile and emerging technologies to reach audiences where they are. Insight and expertise are gained from speakers who are on the cutting-edge of the …