R A W / B E A U T Y

Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
This exhibition is broken into three segments that explore various universal themes of human perceptions, feelings, and thoughts irrespective of our own perceived uniqueness. Devoid of our own social constructs and stripped to our core, the …
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BEAM Behavioral Health Training Academy

Date: Time: 8:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Doane University
This six-hour workshop, presented by Brad Shay, LIMHP, LADC, CPD, DOT, will describe updates and current treatment service definitions and the five elements of a criminal justice progress report using case examples.

Being a Change Agent: Applying the Principles of Adaptive Leadership

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
This workshop, presented by Dr. Jake Messersmith, will be a hands-on effort to identify and grapple with the adaptive challenges your organization is facing. Participants will be given the opportunity to work towards diagnosing their most critical …

What We Wore – Dressing Well at UNL

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
On February 15, 1869 the University of Nebraska was officially chartered as a part of the Morrill Act. The Morrill Land-Grant Act provided 30,000 acres of federal lands to the newly admitted state of Nebraska (1867) to create a university that would …
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Doctoral Dissertation Defense–Eric Farris Ph.D.

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:30 am Location: Chase Hall
The development of non viral gene delivery platforms can impact a wide range of applications to improve human health, including gene and cell therapies, tissue engineering, and DNA vaccination.

Tree Care Workshop – More Trees Please!

Date: Time: 9:00 am–3:00 pm Location: National Park Service MW Regional Office
Agenda/Activities Include:

The Dawn of Urban Aerial Ridesharing

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
The head of Data Science for Aviation at Uber Technologies, Jon Petersen, will discuss urban congestion and how it is expected to only worsen with increased migration to cities. The discussion will focus on how Uber is leveraging recent technological …

Environmental and Water Resources Engr. Seminar

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Scott Engineering Center
Two Graduate Student Presentations:

Tea Time Friday: Fresh Brew

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.
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What’s Hot and What’s Not – Business Expectations in Nebraska Industries

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online Webinar
The monthly Survey of Nebraska Business gathers data on the expectations for sales and employment in a sample of 500 Nebraska businesses. In this session, Eric Thompson, Karl H. Nelson Professor of Economics, and the director of the Bureau of …
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Nitrogen Balance as a Sustainability Metric in the Food Supply Chain—Special Seminar

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Keim Hall
Presented by Eileen McLellan, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Environmental Defense Fund. Food retailers and manufacturers are increasingly pressured to demonstrate the sustainability of the food they sell, and this translates to pressure on farmers to …

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Research Seminar Series: Dr. Patrick Johnson

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Othmer Hall
The Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Research Seminar Series is open to all faculty, post-docs, graduate students, and undergraduate students.
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Talking Out of School: Academic Freedom and Extramural Speech

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Michael Bérubé, Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of Literature at Penn State and a former president of the Modern Language Association, will be giving a talk on extramural speech and academic freedom, followed by a Q&A.
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Geography Seminar

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–3:20 pm Location: Burnett Hall
General Seminar
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Department of Agricultural Economics Seminar

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Filley Hall
Presented by Jesse Tack, Kansas State University.

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
John Anderson, Loughborough University, will present, “Carbon, lakes, and landscapes.”

Michelle Chang, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Michelle C. Chang, University of California-Berkeley, will present the Organic Reactions Award Lecture entitled “Synthetic Biology Approaches to New Chemistry”.

Entrepreneurship Mixer [Registration Required]

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Rise Building
NUtech Ventures and Invest Nebraska will co-host an entrepreneurship mixer with Virtual Incision that will provide an opportunity for networking between UNL researchers and local entrepreneurs. Tours of the new Virtual Incision facilities will be …
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Steven Dunbar, UNL, and Kristin Pfabe, Nebraska Wesleyan University

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall
Gerrymandering is the practice of manipulating the boundaries of an electoral constituency to favor one party or class. We’ll sketch the history of gerrymandering and the court cases around it. We’ll describe “packing” and “cracking,” the …

Nebraska Rep: Hair

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Theater
The Rep lets the sunshine in with a fully-immersive production of the classic rock musical, Hair. 50 years after its premiere, the show continues to assault the status quo, while shining a light on the power of love over hate, peace over war, freedom …
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UPC Nebraska Presents: Tyler Oakley

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Mathew Tyler Oakley is an American YouTuber, activist, and author. Much of Oakley’s activism had been dedicated to LGBTQ+ youth, LGBT rights, as well as social issues including health care, education and the prevention of suicide among LGBT youth. …
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Spring Open House – Behlen Observatory

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: Behlen Observatory
Open to the general public.
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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 …

NRT Program Sets Application Deadline for March 29

Date: Time: All Day Location: Hardin Hall
The National Science Foundation Research Traineeship program is seeking masters and doctoral students for interdisciplinary training and study focused on understanding the resilience of agro-ecosystems, particularly the Platte River Basin.
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