Friday, September 20
Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
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 …
Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Being a “leader” is not about a position or a title. Leadership is something that you exercise, that you practice, that you do. In fact, the most critical organizational challenges are those that cannot be resolved by dictate from the boss or …
Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Homestead National Monument
Experience a day of place-based writing workshops. Work on your own craft while seeing what the location has to offer for your students in the future.
Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: The Mill at Innovation Campus
The SBSRC-hosted writing group meets EVERY Friday at 10 a.m. at the NIC Mill. Join Lisa PytlikZillig and other social and behavioral scientists in this mentoring opportunity. All are welcome!
Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: University Health Center
This group provides a space to process various mental health concerns in a safe, open, and supportive setting with peers. Through engaging in this group students are able to learn and grow as they work to understand themselves and others better.
Date: Time: 10:30 am–12:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This group provides support to graduate students navigating their research/dissertation/thesis requirements and the stress that can come from these requirements as well as providing support for those struggling with completion.
Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Dr. Scott Sattler will present his research on “Altering lignin content and composition in sorghum and the effects on biotic interactions.” Sattler works in the USDA-ARS, Wheat, Sorghum and Forage Research Unit with the UNL Department of …
Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Willa S. Cather Dining Complex
Come learn the difference between healthy and unhealthy relationship behaviors and what to do when you see them. Lunch is provided!
Fall 2019 Methodology Applications Series Featuring James Bovaird
Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Random assignment continues to be the cornerstone of social, behavioral and education research on program effectiveness or efficacy, especially in applied settings such as schools.
Date: Time: 12:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: UNL East Campus Greenhouse
Sale of trees, shrubs, grasses and perennials, including many native plants with regional seed source.
Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Judy Wu-Smart, assistant professor and extension specialist, Department of Entomology, Bee Lab, University of Nebraska–Lincoln, will present “Pollinator health and conservation efforts in Nebraska.”
Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Denise Akob, USGS, will present, “Geochemical and Biological Effects of Oil and Gas Wastewater Releases to Surface Waters.”
Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This group is an ongoing process group, which gives student members the opportunity to practice valuable social skills in a nonjudgmental environment of their peers. It also gives participants the chance to decrease feelings of anxiety, awkwardness …
Joel Spencer, Courant Institute—New York University Four DiscrepanciesDate: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall
In Combinatorial Descrepancy, Paul selects objects and Carole balances them into two piles as evenly as possible.
UPC Nebraska Presents: Sean Bott, Mentalist Part of UNL Family Weekend
Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Comedy Mentalist Sean Bott grew up in Saudi Arabia, where inhaling desert-dust and enduring scorching-heat has severly warped his brain. He has performed on stages across the nation. FREE for everyone.
Date: – Time: 6:00 pm–12:00 pm Location: Various locations
Plan to visit your student during Family Weekend! You can meet your student’s friends and their families. Get to know the university—including a tour of the football stadium! And become part of your student’s college experience.