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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NRDI offers sweets for Women & Girls in Science day

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Hardin Hall
In celebration of the United Nation’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science, the Natural Resources Diversity & Inclusion Committee is offering free cupcakes and sweet treats.
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Oh, look! More Boomerangs!: Pop Culture, Propaganda, and the Post-Modern Museum

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Museums and cultural centers occupy a critical place in society by giving authority to established narratives. These narratives, while often objective in their intent, can reinforce notions of colonial dominance and further marginalize communities …
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CABIN Brownbag – Dr. Jon Freeman

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Center for Brain, Biology & Behavior
Initial social perceptions are often thought to reflect direct read-outs of facial features. Our recent research suggests that they instead emerge from an automatic yet gradual process of negotiation between the perceptual cues inherent to a person ( …

The Changing Agricultural Landscapes of the Midwest & the Great Plains

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Dr. Christopher Laingen, Eastern Illinois University, will be holding a public presentation which will cover his geographic interests and research projects over the last 10 years. It will include work related to farmstead abandonment and absentee …
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Arun S. Annamalai – SVMBS Seminar Series

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Hall
A seminar presented by Arun Saravanakumar Annamalai, graduate student in the School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.

Department of Physics & Astronomy Colloquium

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jorgensen Hall
“In Search of Fractionalized Excitations and a Non-Abelian Phase in the Honeycomb Kitaev Magnet RuCI3,” will be presented by Arnab Banerjee, who will describe the present and future experiments to elucidate the phase diagram, the role of …

Avoiding Plagiarism

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Observe the importance of avoiding plagiarism in U.S. higher education, and learn strategies to do so such as summarizing, paraphrasing, and documenting sources.

Why Don’t We Get Along? How Huskers Can Change the Future

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Coliseum
In a student-led conversation, U.S. Senator Ben Sasse will join UNL students on the Coliseum stage for a lively discussion.
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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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