All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, September 19

Art Exhibition

NEBRASKA & BEYOND, A Photography Exhibition

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7:00 am–10:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Room: 2nd Floor Link
Photographer Suzanne Spiehs was born and raised in Nebraska. Growing up on a farm outside of Grand Island, she developed a love for nature and the outdoors. Suzanne began her photography career more than 15 years ago, turning her focus toward …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.
Tour/Open House

2019 Omaha Green Infrastructure Tour

Maintenance and Management

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9:00 am
Location: Baxter Arena
Welcome to the 11th year of the Omaha Green Infrastructure Tour! This year, we invite you to join us for a Maintenance and Management tour. We will re-visit some of our most interesting tour stops from the past decade and explore the good, bad and …
This event originated in Stormwater Events.
Activity

10 Signs of a Healthy Relationship

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11:30 am–1:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Regency Suite
Bring a lunch and come learn the difference between healthy and unhealthy relationship behaviors and what to do when you see them.
This event originated in Student Affairs.
Workshop

Power Lunch: Machine Learning in Business

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11:30 am–1:00 pm
Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall Room: 202
Machine learning has become increasingly popular. What is it? Machine learning is taking data and analyzing it in a way that helps you make good business decisions. While limited data has always been available, the volume and level of sophistication …
This event originated in College of Business.
Activity

Casual Japanese Tea Party

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12:00 pm–2:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Green Space
Make your own cup of tea at the casual Japanese Tea Party, on the Nebraska Union green space. If you are coming, rsvp by September 13 at BIT.LY/KRRTEA.
Information Session

MBA Info Session

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12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Location: Online Webinar
Join us for an upcoming MBA Information Session, designed to provide you with an overview of program benefits and features, career advantages, the GMAT and application procedures.
This event originated in College of Business.
Workshop

Coping Skills Toolbox for Better Well-being

Group Screening Required

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1:00 pm–2:00 pm
Location: University Health Center Room: CAPS Multipurpose Room
Gain the skills you need. Sessions will cover mindfulness, self care and managing stress, cognitive behavioral skills, interpersonal effectiveness skills and positive psychology skills. Interested students should contact CAPS for session dates and …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.
Program

Foundational Course (Re)Design for Student Success

Session 2: Articulating Course Learning Outcomes

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1:30 pm–3:00 pm
Location: Love Library South Room: 221 – Peterson Room
Instructors accepted into the Fall cohort will participate in an eight-session learning community with faculty and staff from the Center for Transformative Teaching, University Libraries, and Academic Learning Technologies to develop or enhance …
Information Session

STEM Awards and Opportunities

Learn about all the different kinds of awards available to STEM students.

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3:30 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Chimney Rock (formerly Georgian Suite)
Find out about a number of different science awards for STEM students—the Goldwater Scholarship, the NSF Graduate Scholarship,
This event originated in Office of Fellowships.
Colloquium

Department of Physics & Astronomy Colloquium

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4:00 pm–5:00 pm
Location: Jorgensen Hall Room: 136
Nobel Laureate, Dr. Carl Wieman of Stanford University will be giving a colloquium on the topic, “Taking a Scientific Approach to Physics Teaching and Learning.”
This event originated in Physics.
Activity

Escalation Workshop

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5:30 pm–7:00 pm
Location: Willa S. Cather Dining Complex Room: Red Cloud Rooms
• Identify the warning signs of an abusive relationship.
This event originated in Student Affairs.
Activity

Zero Waste Meal

in partnership with Office of Sustainability

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6:00 pm–7:00 pm
Location: Recreation and Wellness Center
Learn how to reduce your food and food packaging waste in this class. We will review ways you can reduce your ways, the benefits of reducing waste and ideas for zero-waste meals. We will be making a three part meal including Crostini with Carrot …
This event originated in Wellness & Nutrition.
Performing Arts - Music

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

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7:30 pm
Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Opening night of the Lied’s 30th Anniversary Season features the return of the GRAMMY® Award-winning St. Louis Symphony Orchestra (SLSO) following its landmark Firebird collaboration at the Lied. Gershwin’s beloved An American in Paris is …
This event originated in Lied Center.
Lecture

UPC Nebraska & Nebraska College of Law Present: Nadine Strossen

“Hate: Resist It. Don’t Censor It.”

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7:30 pm
Location: Nebraska College of Law Room: Hamann Auditorium
Nadine Strossen is an American civil liberties activist who was president of the American Civil Liberties Union from February 1991 to October 2008. She was the first woman and the youngest person to ever lead the ACLU. A professor at New York Law …

Ongoing Events

Exhibit - Artifacts

The Heart of Campus: A N150 Exhibit

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All Day
Location: Love Library South Room: 218
“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 …
This event originated in Libraries.
Contest

Innovation Challenge

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5:00 am–5:00 am
Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall Room: 231
Test your entrepreneurial creativity and meet new collaborators and friends. In this challenge open to all Nebraska students, student teams work on a creative task (a secret until the event) over the weekend.
This event originated in Mason Mattes.