All events are in Central time unless specified.

Master’s Defense-Caleb Lindhorst Field Obstacle Identification for Autonomous Tractors

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: Chase Hall
Abstract: In order to meet the growing demand for food and the decrease in farm workforce, industry has introduced the autonomous tractor concept. A difficult challenge is obstacle detection. LIDARs are able to pick up large solid objects like …
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Writing Your Next Chapter: How to Find Your Mojo at Mid-career

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Kauffman Academic Residential Center
Presented by the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity, this seminar will outline the most common issues mid-career faculty face and provide participants with strategies for identifying where they are stuck and how to move forward in …

Department of Communication Studies Communication Capstone Poster Session and Departmental Awards

Date: Time: 9:30 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
COMM 495 students present their Communication Studies research posters and the department will celebrate annual awards to undergraduate and graduate students.

Crafting Culture project celebrates diverse women entrepreneurs in textiles April 12-July 13, 2019

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska History Museum
The Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design is hosting “Crafting Culture: Women and the Business of Textiles in Nebraska,” in partnership with the museum and the Asian Community and Cultural Center.
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Business Office Hours with DED & NBDC

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Staff from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) and the Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) will hold office hours at NIC. Sessions at NIC are free and open to the public.
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Paths to Success Luncheon with Dr. Tiffany Heng-Moss

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
The UNL Association for Women in Science (AWIS) Institutional Partnership Steering Committee cordially invites all UNL faculty to attend a new series of ‘Paths to Success’ luncheons. At each luncheon, attendees have a chance to connect with …

Lunch Talk: From Student to Full-Time Entrepreneur Center for Entrepreneurship

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Center for Entrepreneurship invites you to have free lunch and hear from Lizz Whitacre, founder and CEO of Pawlytics.
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Photoshop Essentials

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Brace Laboratory
This hands-on workshop will feature the most popular and creative photo editing techniques. You will be introduced to the most commonly needed features of Photoshop, such as fixing photographs with color or contrast problems, resizing photos, what …
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Signatures and Snacks

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Are you traveling soon? Don’t forget to get a travel signature on your I-20 or DS-2019!
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Dr. Oliver Fiehn, University of California-Davis Spring 2019 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Using cheminformatics tools for plant metabolomics,” will be presented by Dr. Oliver Fiehn, University of California-Davis.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Miguel A Aragón

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Miguel A. Aragón is a printmaker whose works explore subjects of violence, transient and/or persistent memory, perception and the multiple; he uses erasure as language through the use of processes that are reductive in nature.

De-Stress Fest

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Each evening this week OASIS will host food and activities to help you de-stress.
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Dead Week Alive Squirrels

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join NUTS in the observation of squirrels. Squirrel feed will be provided to be strategically placed near trees that squirrels inhabit. Root Beer will also be provided to be strategically placed in the hands of all those who decide to come. Bring …
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Jazz Ensembles Performance Composers’ Showcase: New Music from Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The UNL Jazz Ensembles conclude their 2018-19 season with a celebration of new music from student composers at the Glenn Korff School of Music. The Big Band and Jazz Orchestra will premiere a combined seven new works by School of Music students, …
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Ongoing Events

Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Presents Dr. Roger D. Weiss Substance Abuse: Soup to Nuts

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Lincoln Station Great Hall
Roger D. Weiss, M.D., professor of psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, McLean Hospital, will present “Treatment of Patients with Substance Use Disorders and Dual Disorders.”
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Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Conference Beatrice, NE

Date: Time: 10:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Vintage Venue
Nebraska Extension’s Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities (CEC) Conference is a premier conference for those interested in building entrepreneurial communities throughout Nebraska and beyond. Attendees will have a chance to hear from economic and …
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