Thursday, October 17
Attorney General Jon Bruning Public Service Lecture Sen. Bob Kerry presents “The appointment of John Marshall: We got lucky”Date: Time: 12:10 pm–1:10 pm Location: McCollum Hall
This year’s Attorney General Jon Bruning Public Service Lecturer is former United States Senator Bob Kerrey. Senator Kerrey was the 35th Governor of Nebraska from 1983 to 1987 and the United States Senator from Nebraska from 1989 to 2001. Before …
Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Agricultural Hall
*Walk-in hours 1-3:00 p.m.
Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
This session is for students applying to a professional health school that requires the GRE. This session will cover the format of the GRE, exam preparation timelines, and helpful resources for GRE preparation.
The Velvet Revolution Thirty Years On A Lecture by Paul Wilson
Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Paul Wilson lives in Ontario. He taught English in Czechoslovakia from 1967 to 1977, when he was expelled from the country for his association with the banned rock group, The Plastic People of the Universe. He has translated many essays and plays by …
Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Innovation through speaking and music
Jesmyn Ward, essayist, memoirist, and National Book Award winner Reading and book signingDate: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
MacArthur Genius and two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward has been hailed as the standout writer of her generation, proving her “fearless and toughly lyrical” voice in novels, memoir, and nonfiction. Betsy Burton of the American …
Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Big Band is a vital component of the jazz curriculum. Through intensive rehearsal and performance, students are encouraged to develop and nurture the fundamental skills necessary to perform a wide variety of repertoire and to engage in the creative …