2019-20 “Professional Development for All” Series: First Institute – Omaha
Buffet Early Childhood Institute: Executive Function and Self-Regulation
8:30 am–3:30 pmLocation: 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 …
This event originated in Social and Behavioral Sciences Research Consortium.
Maggy Rozycki Hiltner: Vantage Point
Public Lecture, 2/13/2020, 2:00 p.m. in 216 Home Ec. Bldg.
8:30 am–4:00 pmLocation: 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 …
This event originated in TMFD.
Native Quilt Exhibit – UNL Human Trafficking & Migration Initiative
Addressing MMIW–Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women
9:00 am–5:00 pmLocation: 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 …
First Gen Share a MealDate:
11:30 am–1:30 pmLocation: Willa Cather Dining Hall
Join fellow First Generation Nebraska students, faculty and staff members at the upcoming First Gen Share a Meal event.
This event originated in Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor.
Global Cafe: Witnessing 1989 Revolutions – 30th Anniversary of the Fall of Communism in EuropeDate:
3:30 pm–5:00 pmLocation: University Suites Room: Multipurpose Room
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 …
This event originated in Global Studies.
School of Natural Resources Fall Seminar SeriesDate:
3:30 pm–4:30 pmLocation: Hardin Hall Room: 107 – Auditorium
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) …
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.
Alcohol/Drug Harm Reduction Group
Group Screening Required
4:00 pm–5:00 pmLocation: University Health Center Room: CAPS
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 …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.
Dr. Thomas Santangelo, Colorado State University
Fall 2019 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series
4:00 pmLocation: Beadle Center Room: E103
“Life in the Extremes: Control of, and Flux-through Archaeal Respiratory Complexes,” will be presented by Dr. Thomas Santangelo, Colorado State University.
This event originated in Center for Biotechnology.
Japanese Conversation TableDate:
4:00 pmLocation: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Room: Kawasaki Reading Room
Practice your Japanese!
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.
November Faculty Connector: Research and Creative Activity SlamDate:
4:00 pm–6:00 pmLocation: Lied Center for Performing Arts Room: Lied Commons
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 …
This event originated in Office of Research and Economic Development.
Book Launch: “Great Plains Weather” & “Great Plains Birds”
With authors Ken Dewey and Larkin Powell
5:00 pm–6:30 pmLocation: Center for Great Plains Studies
Celebrate two new books in the “Discover the Great Plains” series.
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.
Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Sara LangworthyDate:
5:30 pm–6:30 pmLocation: Richards Hall Room: 15
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 …
This event originated in Hixson Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars.
Fall SciPop Talk tackles Energy in the Zombie ApocalypseDate:
7:00 pm–8:00 pmLocation: Love Library South Room: 221 – Peterson Room
Would your lights be among the first to go if we were overrun by the living dead?
This event originated in Libraries.
Performing Arts - TheaterTime:
The Glass MenagerieDate:
7:30 pmLocation: Temple Building Room: Howell Theatre
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 …
This event originated in Lied Center.
Exhibit - Artifacts
The Heart of Campus: A N150 ExhibitDate:
All DayLocation: 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.