All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, February 21

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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Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference – Kearney

Date: Time: 7:30 am–1:30 pm Location: Holiday Inn Convention Center – Kearney
The Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference is an annual two-day event designed to educate and uplift women involved in any aspect of Nebraska’s agricultural industry. Through workshops and presentations, attendees will learn how to better manage …
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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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Undergraduate Audition Days

Date: Time: 8:00 am Location: Westbrook Music Building
We welcome all aspiring music and dance majors/minors to audition for admission to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music. All students who audition as a music or dance major are considered for generous scholarship support.
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Engineering Graduate Student Symposium

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Hall
The College of Engineering’s Graduate Student Advisory Board (GeSAB) is hosting a Graduate Student Symposium during Engineers Week (E-Week) 2020, which will showcase interdisciplinary research.

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!

Entomology Seminar – Dr. Tim Husen

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Dr. Tim Husen, from BASF, will present “It’s a weird world out there: A day in the life of an urban entomologist.”
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“When Things Don’t Go as Planned: Challenges of Urban Decline and Rapid Growth in Today’s Cities”

Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Seminar Series

Date: Time: 11:00 am–11:50 am Location: Scott Engineering Center
Presented by Kasey M. Faust, Ph.D., assistant professor, civil, architectural and environmental engineering, The University of Texas at Austin.
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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.

Created by God and Wired to Porn:

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:20 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Dr. Kelsy Burke and Trenton Haltom will present “Created by God and Wired to Porn: Redemptive Masculinity and Gender Beliefs in Narratives of Religious Men’s Pornography Addiction Recovery.”
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Department of Agricultural Economics Seminar

Food vs. Fuel? Impacts of the North Dakota oil boom on agricultural prices

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Filley Hall
Presented by Aaron Smith, University of California, Davis

Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – Dirac Twidwell

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Dirac Twidwell, associate professor, agronomy and horticulture, UNL, presents “Screening for Early Warnings of Large-Scale Vegetation Transitions.” Screening is a strategy for detecting undesirable change prior to known symptoms or adverse …

Alan Saghatelian, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Alan Saghatelian, Salk Institute for Biological Sciences, will present a lecture entitled “Exploring the Human smORFome.”

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Margaret Yocabucci, Bowling Green University, will present, “What ammonoid cephalopods tell us about biodiversity dynamics on a changing Earth.”

Corrine Yap, Rutgers University

Uniform Convergence

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall
Uniform Convergence is a one-woman play, written and performed by mathematics graduate student Corrine Yap. It juxtaposes the stories of two women trying to find their place in a white male-dominated academic world. The first is of 19th century …

Husker Feud

Sponsored by Campus Night Life

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A night of interactive games and entertainment.
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Spring Open House – Behlen Observatory

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Behlen Observatory
Here’s your chance to see a number of beautiful celestial objects through Nebraska’s largest research telescope! Open to the general public.
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UNL opera presents The Highest Yellow

Healing Vincent van Gogh

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Any mention of Vincent van Gogh is likely to bring to mind the fact that he severed his ear. Our opera tells the story of the six months immediately following the night he infamously cut off his ear. Vincent was brought to the local hospital where he …
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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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E-Week 2020 (Feb 16-22)

Date: Time: All Day Location: City and Scott Campuses
Engineers Week (E-Week) has been a University of Nebraska tradition since 1913. In conjunction with National Engineers Week, engineering students in Lincoln and Omaha come together to celebrate their collegiate accomplishments as they work toward …
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