All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, November 22

Mark the Map

CEHS International Education Week

Date: Time: All Day Location: Henzlik Hall
Add a pin to the College of Education and Human Sciences’ map to indicate your most recent or favorite travel destination. The map will be on display in the Henzlik Hub, where you and your fellow students will demonstrate the wide reach of our …
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Maggy Rozycki Hiltner: Vantage Point

Public Lecture, 2/13/2020, 2:00 p.m. in 216 Home Ec. Bldg.

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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3-Day Business Startup

Date: Time: 9:00 am–3:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Two most common shortfalls of entrepreneurship are lack of a strong foundation before the launch and paralysis on the entrepreneurs’ part about which steps to take and in what order. In the 3-Day Business Startup, hosted by the Nebraska Center for …
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SBSRC Faculty Writing Group

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!

Understanding Self and Others (USO) Group

Group Screening Required

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.

Harris Lecture: Automating Humanity

Date: Time: 10:30 am–11:20 am Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Tune in to a conversation with Joe Toscano titled “Automating Humanity,” as he discusses how technology can be used to better our experiences when we increase tech literacy opportunities for ourselves and others.
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Research Support Group

Group Screening Required

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.

Campus Conversation with Flower Darby

Small Teaching Online: Fostering Connections to Improve Student Engagement and Learning

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The University of Nebraska Online, in partnership with the UNL Center for Transformative Teaching, co-host the first Campus Conversations presentation for the 2019-2020 academic year.
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Luncheon: Professor Shane Farritor, UNL Mechanical Engineering

Date: Time: 11:30 am Location: Lancaster Extension Education Center
Luncheon and presentation on “What’s New in Medical Devices.”

Using Innovative Technology to Examine Prospective Mathematics Teachers Learning to Plan and Enact L


Date: Time: 12:10 pm–1:30 pm Location: Henzlik Hall
“Using Innovative Technology to Examine Prospective Mathematics Teachers Learning to Plan and Enact Lessons” will be presented by Lorraine M. Males, associate professor of mathematics education; Kelsey Quigley, graduate research assistant; and …
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IGNITE with Lew Hunter

Interviewed by EMA Student Celisa Phillips

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:50 pm Location: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts
Lew Hunter is a Nebraska screenwriter, author and educator. Lew is a Wesleyan alum and currently lives in Superior, NE. He is the former chairman emeritus and professor of screenwriting for the UCLA Department of Film and Television. He helped …
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6th Annual Art Market

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Do your holiday shopping with local artists and support the museum during the Friends of the International Quilt Museum’s Sixth Annual Art Market! We hope to see you as we support the museum and local artisans.
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Department of Entomology Seminar - Dr. Rensen Zeng

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Dr. Rensen Zeng will speak on “Plant defense priming and insect adaptation.” Zeng is dean of the College of Agriculture at the Fujian Agricultural & Forestry University, China.
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Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – Rajib Saha

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Rajib Saha, assistant professor, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, UNL, will present “Metabolic Modeling and ‘Omics’ Data Integration in the Context of Plant Systems Biology.” Plant Systems Biology is relatively a new concept in which a …

Gregory C. Fu, Hamilton Award Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Gregory C. Fu, California Institute of Technology, will present the Hamilton Award Lecture entitled “Photoinduced, Copper-Catalyzed Reactions.”

Places and Plains Workshop Series: Cory Willard

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Hewit Place
“Casting against Climate Change: The Facsimile of ‘Fly Fishing’ in LOVE IN THE ANTHROPOCENE.”

Positive Social Interaction

Group Screening Required

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 …


Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Graeme Brooker’s “Radical Heritages” lecture examines how building reuse and the design of the interior can address issues around spatial futures, climate change and the formation of inside spaces. He will use his work and the work of his …

Kristin Pfabe, Nebraska Wesleyan and Meggan Haas, UNL

Teaching Math in Prison

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall
In the summer of 2019, we co-taught Intermediate Algebra at the Lincoln Correctional Center, a medium/maximum security men’s prison. We will share how this teaching opportunity came to be, how we prepared to teach the course, some of the highlights …

A Cappella Night

presented by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Featuring performances by Bathtub Dogs, Boot & Cats, Pitch Please, Red Keys, Rocktavo, and Take Note.
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Selleck Speakeasy

Date: Time: 8:30 pm–11:30 pm Location: Selleck Dining Center
Residence hall students are invited to attend this fun event. There’ll be prizes, card games, entertainment, and more!
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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 …

Gratitude Graffiti

Express your gratitude November 18-22

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Gratitude Graffiti Week, inspired by the Gratitude Project, is a daily practice of purposeful appreciation of one’s life through interactive art. During Gratitude Graffiti Week, we will engage our students to contemplate a source of gratitude in …
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Registration for Annual Holiday for Little Huskers

Hosted by Students With Children

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Registration is open for students with children who are interested in receiving assistance during the holidays. This program allows for families to receive material goods from a sponsoring party, which can help ease the financial stress of gift- …
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