Friday, May 3
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 …
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.
Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Leigh Anne Tuohy and her family’s inspirational journey are proof that when we give a bit of ourselves to others, we can make the world a better place and perhaps, even save a life. She shares her personal “Blind Side” observations, from seeing …
Date: Time: 12:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Harper, Schramm, Smith plaza
ASUN’s Environmental Leadership Program will be hosting a furniture drive at the Harper, Schramm, and Smith residence halls to collect large furniture items such as chairs, couches, and futons to donate to Bridges to Hope. Bridges to Hope is a …
Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: Hardin Hall
SNR will celebrate its May graduates with a ceremony at Hardin Hall. Friends and family are welcome, and we’ll have snacks!
Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Pinnacle Bank Arena
Commencement Ceremony for doctoral, master, and professional degree candidates.
Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
At 6 p.m., Great Plains Graduate Fellow Baligh Ben Taleb will give a short talk on his research on the American West and the Indian Claims Commission.
Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Sheldon is serving four “courses” of First Friday programming in conjunction with the exhibition “Table Manners: Art and Food.” This month, indulge your sweet tooth with ice cream from the University of Nebraska Dairy Store and sample honey …