All events are in Central time unless specified.

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Outreach Visit

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED) is pleased to host an opportunity for UNL researchers to learn more about the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The visit will feature DARPA’s deputy director, chief-of-staff, …

UNL Gardens Walking Tour First Tuesdays: Exploring Maxwell Arboretum

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Maxwell Arboretum
We’ll revisit old friends and make new acquaintances with recently installed plants. As always, we’ll focus on looking close and following woody and herbaceous plants through their seasonal changes. Cultural and historical aspects will be …
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Ongoing Events

Melodies in Wood, An Art Exhibition

Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Work on display was created at Nebraska Innovation Studio by an artist that uses the name Punionate. Made from Baltic birch plywood using CO2 lasers, the designs in these wall or window plaques are inspired by intricate biological and geometric …
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Shelley Thornton – Textile Art Dolls

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
In 1992, Shelley Thornton, a lifelong artist, turned to the medium of textiles, creating one-of-a-kind cloth art dolls with embroidered, needle-sculpted faces, wooden ball joints, and her unique, signature-style stuffed cloth hair. Her 28” figures …
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