2019 MHDI Conference

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
This year’s Minority Health Disparities Initiative Conference will begin at 9 a.m. Feb. 28 in the Nebraska Union Ballroom. The conference will focus on the intersection of rural Nebraskans and public health issues.
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NSF CAREER: Strategies for Proposal and Project Success

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
“Developing a Competitive NSF CAREER Application: Strategies for Proposal and Project Success” aims to help pre-tenure faculty at the University of Nebraska prepare competitive proposals for the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early …

Chuck Hagel Forum in Global Leadership: Joe Biden

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center
Joe Biden, the 47th Vice President of the United States, will join former Secretary of Defense and U.S. Senator for Nebraska Chuck Hagel to launch a new annual forum at Hagel’s alma mater, the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO).
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Applying to Health Schools 101

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Even if you are in your first or second year of college, it is important that you learn about the steps in the application process and what you can do now to prepare to submit your best application. This workshop will not cover information about …

Department of Physics & Astronomy Colloquium

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jorgensen Hall
“Nano-light in Van Der Waals Heterostructures,” presented by Guangxin Ni.

N150 Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Cather Dining Center
In honor of the university’s 150th year, we’re celebrating with a special dinner at Cather Dining with some of Nebraska’s favorites.
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“Priceless” Film Screening + Panel

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Climate change is a problem. Join us for a short film and panel discussion about how carbon pricing and environmental policy can provide solutions to that problem. Pizza and drinks will be provided. Panelists include:
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Road to Recovery Panel

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Learn about finding a balance with food, disordered eating and body image from our panel of local experts. Refreshments will be provided.

Poetry Reading

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Indigo Bridge Books
Featuring:
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Reading: Leslie Anne Mcilroy feat. Stacey Waite and Saddiq Dzukogi

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Indigo Bridge Books
Leslie Anne Mcilroy won the 2018 Gemini Flash Fiction contest for her piece, “The Old Point.” Leslie was co-founder of HEArt—Human Equity through Art—and works as a copywriter in Pittsburgh, PA, where she lives with her son Silas.

Beauty night with the Zetas

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Members of Zeta Phi Beta will be teaching people how to do their eyebrows and makeup at this event. This goes along with the Finer Womanhood principle that they have. All are welcome to attend and participate!

Experience Korea Week: Unite

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Through a simulation, learn the struggles of North Korean refugees with some food for thought provided. Sponsored by BOM: Korean Culture Organization. Made possible by UBT.
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Music, Poetry & Art Showcase

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: West Memorial Stadium
Join BGSA, OASIS, and Athletics Life Skills & Enrichment for an evening of talent! Artists will display their talents through music, poetry, and visual art. Heavy hor d’oeurves and refreshments will be provided, along with music by DJ KB. …
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Road to Recovery Vigil and Resource Fair

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
This vigil will be held in remembrance of all those lost to the battle with eating disorders. University and community resources for body positivity, self-care and eating disorders concerns will be available after the vigil.

Theatrix Presents: Speech & Debate

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
Theatrix, the student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, continues its 2018-2019 season with Speech & Debate, written by Stephen Karam and directed by University of …
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Nacho Night

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Alpha Xi Delta House
Nacho bar with chips, meat, queso and toppings by Alpha Xi Delta and Farmhouse at the Alpha Xi Delta house.
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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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The Heart of Campus: A N150 Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
“The Heart of Campus” is a new exhibit to celebrate N150. A special tribute to University Hall and other artifacts curated by the University Archives & Special Collections staff are featured. A selection of archival photographs run on the virtual …