Friday, February 8
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 …
Date: Time: 9:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The workshop will provide free training for students interested in using Google tools to improve their research, news gathering, reporting and storytelling. This workshop is provided by the Society of Professional Journalists and the Google News …
Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Each week, taste a sample of an international tea and learn facts about Japanese tea culture on our informational display. Teas rotate every week, so come in to enjoy a favorite or try something new. Relax and unwind with us at Tea Time Friday.
Date: Time: 12:30 pm–4:15 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
A watch party for “Lead From Where You Are,” the first virtual conference sponsored by the Big Ten Academic Alliance Women in Information Technology peer group.
Date: Time: 1:30 pm–3:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Dr. Mitch Yockelson, the military historian who consulted with UNL’s journalism professor, Barney McCoy, on the documentary, “Black Jack Pershing: Love and War,” will be the featured speaker at a workshop on archival research.
Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Dr. Anthony Chase, Indiana University IUPUI, will present a lecture entitled “Utilizing Authentic Methods to Engage Students in Undergraduate STEM Courses”. Open to the public
Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Presented by Justin McMechan, assistant professor, Crop Protection and Cropping Systems Specialist, Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center, University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Richard Bottjer, Coal Creek Resources, will present, “A spectrum of Rocky Mountain sandstone tight oil plays, western USA.”
Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Discussion led by Jennine Capó Crucet, associate professor of English.
Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Katherine Darnstadt, critically acclaimed for redefining the role of an architect, presents the College of Architecture’s next Hyde lecture. Darnstadt, founder of Latent Design, a progressive architecture and urbanism firm, will be presenting a …
Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall
In this talk, we study the dynamics of the interaction among a special class of solutions of the one-dimensional Camassa-Holm equation and its generalizations. The equation yields soliton solutions whose identity is preserved through nonlinear …
Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: The Mill Coffee & Bistro
Stop by The Mill Coffee & Bistro at NIC before the Huskers wrestle Minnesota on Friday night! Social from 5:00-6:30 p.m., Husker match at 7:00 p.m.
Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Beats. Bears. Battlestar Galactic. Office Trivia. If you know everything there is to know about the hit TV show The Office, then join the Nebraska Unions for The Office Trivia! We’ll provide the food, you bring the knowledge. There will be a prize …
Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Theater
Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Willa Cather’s novel, this new theatrical adaptation of My Ántonia is told through the memories of narrator Jim Burden. Jim returns to Nebraska after 20 years to see Ántonia, the immigrant girl who shaped …
Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:30 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
UPC Nebraska presents Sailesh, The Hypnotist. An experienced performer with more than 20 years of experience and 5,000+ shows at colleges, universities, clubs, corporate and festival events. Sailesh has changed the minds of skeptics everywhere with …
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.
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 …