All events are in Central time unless specified.

2019 Women in IT Conference

Date: Time: 7:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
“Women Advance IT” is an IT leadership conference that will be held at the Nebraska Innovation Campus on November 5-6, 2019. This two-day conference is open to the public.
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Fall Black Leadership Symposium

Date: Time: 8:15 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The Black Leadership Symposium is part of Nebraska’s annual diversity leadership

2019-20 “Professional Development for All” Series: First Institute – Omaha Buffet Early Childhood Institute: Executive Function and Self-Regulation

Date: Time: 8:30 am–3:30 pm Location: Salvation Army Kroc Center
The first institute in the 2019-20 PD for All series will focus on executive function and self-regulation. The keynote speaker will be Julia Torquati, an award-winning professor in the Department of Child, Youth and Family Studies (CYAF) and …

Maggy Rozycki Hiltner: Vantage Point

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
Maggy Rozycki Hiltner is a full-time studio artist and activist living in Red Lodge, Montana. She comes from a family of makers: her mother and grandmothers needlepointed pillows, made quilts and stitched or knitted their clothes and toys; her father …
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Native Quilt Exhibit – UNL Human Trafficking & Migration Initiative Addressing MMIW–Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
The International Quilt Museum will show a few Native American quilts from their collection. Many Native women raise awareness of MMIW through textiles, and this exhibit contextualizes the importance of textiles to the MMIW movement within the …
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New Employee Orientation

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information.

First Gen Share a Meal

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:30 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Hall
Join fellow First Generation Nebraska students, faculty and staff members at the upcoming First Gen Share a Meal event.
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Global Cafe: Witnessing 1989 Revolutions – 30th Anniversary of the Fall of Communism in Europe

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: University Suites
This fall marks 30 years since the series of Central and Eastern European revolutions brought down the Iron Curtain in the Soviet buffer zone. Come and hear authentic witnesses who either lived through it or watched it closely from overseas: Patrice …
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School of Natural Resources Fall Seminar Series

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hardin Hall
The annual School of Natural Resources Fall Seminar Series is dedicated to building interest and literacy in and around the top natural resources issues of our time. The 2019 series will cover a diverse range of topics, including (among others) …
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Alcohol/Drug Harm Reduction Group Group Screening Required

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This is a free weekly group for students who want to make better decisions about their alcohol and/or drug use. Past groups have demonstrated an eclectic mix of students who vary greatly in their level of use but are able to assist one another in …

Dr. Thomas Santangelo, Colorado State University Fall 2019 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Life in the Extremes: Control of, and Flux-through Archaeal Respiratory Complexes,” will be presented by Dr. Thomas Santangelo, Colorado State University.

Japanese Conversation Table

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Practice your Japanese!
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November Faculty Connector: Research and Creative Activity Slam

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Join the Office of Research and Economic Development for the November Faculty Connector at the Lied Commons. This event is a part of Nebraska Research Days activities. The slam will highlight faculty sharing their research ideas and vision. Attendees …

Book Launch: “Great Plains Weather” & “Great Plains Birds” With authors Ken Dewey and Larkin Powell

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
Celebrate two new books in the “Discover the Great Plains” series.
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Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Sara Langworthy

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Sara Langworthy lives and works in Iowa City, IA, where she maintains a private studio and is associate professor of practice at the University of Iowa Center for the Book. Her artist books and broadsides are collected widely and are found in many …
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Fall SciPop Talk tackles Energy in the Zombie Apocalypse

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Would your lights be among the first to go if we were overrun by the living dead?
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The Glass Menagerie

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
Revisit one of the most beloved plays of the 20th Century, Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie. This riveting “memory play” follows the fragile Wingfield family: Tom, an aspiring poet, his painfully shy sister Laura, and their mother Amanda …
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Ongoing Events

The Heart of Campus: A N150 Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
“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 …