All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, February 7

Around Me, A Photography Exhibition

Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
With the rush of every day, we do not realize the beauty around us; the people, the architecture, the sunset, and the flowers. Most of the photos included in this exhibition speak for Lincoln, but photos on display will also include many places in …
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Donation Drive for Matt Talbot

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Nebraska Innovation Campus is hosting a campus-wide donation drive to benefit Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach. Items needed include hand and foot warmers, travel size shampoo, travel size deodorant, backpacks, and bike locks. Donation items will be …
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The Art of Successful Grantsmanship: What You Need to Know Before You Write a Proposal in the Arts

Date: Time: 8:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Kauffman Academic Residential Center
The Office of Research and Economic Development is offering a grant writing workshop, delivered by Dr. Anthony DePass of DePass Academic Consulting, which is open to all interested faculty and administrators in the arts and humanities seeking funding …

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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Evaluating and Teaching Critical Thinking with Machine-Graded Questions

Date: Time: 9:30 am–12:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The aim of this in-depth hands-on workshop is to develop discipline-specific questions that evaluate critical thinking. Participants are encouraged to register with a colleague with whom to collaborate when identifying core concepts and the …

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!

Department of Entomology Seminar – Dr. Brian Spiesman

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Dr. Brian Spiesman, Department of Entomology at Kansas State University, will present “Grassland pollinators: How disturbance impacts biodiversity & plant-pollinator interactions.”
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Research in Engineering Education

Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Seminar Series

Date: Time: 11:00 am–11:50 am Location: Scott Engineering Center
Dr. Grace Panther, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, UNL, will present “Research in Engineering Education.”

Food for Health Seminar Series

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Food Innovation Center (FIC)
Dr. Stephen Lindemann, Purdue University, will present, “Fiber structure controls on the structure and function of gut microbiota,” at the Food for Health Seminar Series.
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Leadership in a Culture of Constant Change

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Online Webinar
Join us for the second annual Big Ten Academic Alliance Women in IT (BTAA WIT) virtual conference. The conference is free and all are welcome to attend.

Lunch & Learn (Drugs 101: Just Say Know)

Rural Drug Addiction Research Center

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:30 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Please join us for the RDAR Center’s first Lunch & Learn!
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Spring 2020 Methodology Applications Series

Featuring Natalie Koziol

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Natalie Koziol, CYFS research assistant professor, will conduct the first presentation of the Spring 2020 Methodology Applications Series.
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33rd Annual Juried Undergraduate Exhibition

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Reception: Feb. 7, 5-7 p.m. (First Friday), Awards at 6 p.m.

Stop, Serve & Mingle

hosted by OASIS

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Students are encouraged to take a break from the non-stop hustle of daily life for a little fun—to connect with friends and fellow students and give back to the community at the same time.
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Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – Katarzyna Glowacka

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Katarzyna Glowacka, assistant professor, biochemistry, UNL, presents “Developing Strategies for Improving Abiotic Stress Tolerance of Photosynthetic Apparatus in Crops Grown for Food and Fuels.” Glowacka’s lab uses photosynthesis research, …

Banglin Chen, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Banglin Chen, University of Texas-San Antonio, will present a lecture entitled “Selective Assembly and Analysis of Melanoma Cells and Cell Clusters at an Array of Bipolar Electrodes.”

Hyde Lecture: BILLY FLEMING

Former White House staffer and rising design activist Billy Fleming presents the next Hyde lecture

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The College of Architecture is excited to announce Billy Fleming, the Wilks Family Director of the Ian McHarg Center at the University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design, will present the next Hyde lecture titled “Design and the Green …

First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Enjoy light refreshments, socialize, and take in the current exhibitions.
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First Friday at the Great Plains Art Museum

With artist Chuck Guildner

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Join us for the public reception for “Charles W. Guildner: Retrospective of Life’s Work.” The artist will be present for a meet and greet as part of the event.
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Banquet

Date: Time: 6:45 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
Performances by members of the Black Lincoln community.
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Bingo Night

presented by Student Involvement, Campus Nightlife, and UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Who is lucky to get five-in-a-row? Relax with a large, fun crowd and hopefully win some zany prizes too.
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Nebraska Men’s Hockey: 2020 Military Night

Nebraska vs. KU

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Breslow Ice Center
Free Admission, Donations Encouraged
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Valentine’s Day Movie Night: Crazy Rich Asians

Come celebrate Valentine’s Day early with that special someone

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join us for the movie “Crazy Rich Asians,” based on the best-selling novel of the same name. Snacks will be provided. All you need to do is bring your UNL ID card.
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Lazzi Presents: An Improv Comedy Show

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join Lazzi as we put on our first improv show of the semester! Follow us on Facebook @ UNL Improv Troupe: Lazzi.
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Ongoing Events

NATIVE VOICES: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness

a Traveling Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
Vision Maker Media, in partnership with the University Libraries, introduces a new traveling exhibition, Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness, which examines concepts of health and medicine among contemporary American …
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48-Hour Challenge

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
The 48-Hour Challenge is an opportunity to experience the highs, lows, fun and pressure that make up life at a startup. Come brainstorm ideas and develop a business model with guidance from business leaders, coaches and mentors. Bring your enthusiasm …
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