Hillestad Gallery features Astrid Bennett’s “Tarp Series”

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The University of Nebraska’s Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery features the exhibition Astrid Hilger Bennett: The Tarp Series, December 17, 2018-February 15, 2019. Over decades, Bennett’s work has focused on painted, printed and dyed textiles in …
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New Employee Orientation

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information.

College of Law: “The Defamation Experience” Play

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
The play is a courtroom drama that explores issues of race, class, religion, gender and the law with a twist—the audience serves as the jury. The program, which includes audience deliberation and a facilitated discussion, is a unique opportunity to …

Moving Beyond Carrots and Sticks: Unlocking Motivation in the Modern Workplace

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Does money motivate? Do financial incentives crowd out creativity and intrinsic motivation? Dr. Jake Messersmith, executive director of Business Graduate Programs, will explore the latest research on the complicated relationship between financial …
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Career Fair Prep Night

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
This evening will involve a variety of presentations and conversations by employers and Career Services staff members, centered around how you can excel at the upcoming career fairs.
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Dr. Jesse Lasky, Pennsylvania State University

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Evolutionary genetics of local adaptation, species interactions, and response to environmental change” presented by Dr. Jesse Lasky, Pennsylvania State University.

Welcome to the NO CRAM ZONE: Test Preparation

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Predict test material and prepare for exams while keeping up in other classes.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Andrea Modica

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Andrea Modica is a Guggenheim Fellow, a Fulbright Scholar and a Knight Award recipient. Her extensive exhibition record includes solo exhibitions at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Boulder Museum of …
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Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Nebraskans for the Upgraded Treatment of Squirrels—we’re back!
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SciPop Talk: Boldly Going

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Love Library South
From the Prime Directive to the 1967 Outer Space Treaty, how does the Star Trek universe compare to real space law? Join us for an evening with Elsbeth Magilton, J.D., as she examines international and domestic space law through a science fiction …

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.
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Elders: Character Over Time

Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Artist Chuck Schroeder has a kaleidoscope career. From leadership positions in politics, industry, art, Western culture and higher education, he has engaged with people from U.S. presidents and CEO’s to cowboys, scientists, artists, horn players …
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