All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, October 11

Information Session

NNF Facility Orientation for New Graduate Students

1:00 pm–5:30 pm
Location: Jorgensen Hall Room: 207

CBC/RBC Seminar - Dr. Mike Henne, UT Southwestern Medical Center

The Phase of Fat: metabolic remodeling and liquid-crystalline lipid droplets

4:00 pm–5:00 pm
Location: Beadle Center Room: E103
Our lab is interested in how cells respond to metabolic stress. We have a long-standing interest in how inter-organelle crosstalk and changes in lipid metabolism enable cell adaptation to nutrient challenges. My talk will discuss our work examining …
This event originated in Biochemistry.

From Football to Math and Back

Eric Eager, VP of Research & Development at SumerSports

4:30 pm–5:30 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Auditorium
American Football is undergoing a significant shift to the quantitative. Once a game where only the biggest and strongest could contribute, teams are increasingly leaning into modern statistical tools to give themselves an edge. This has coincided …
This event originated in CAS Career Development.

McLaughlin Memorial Lecture: Dr. Alicia Andrzejewski

“Queer Pregnancy in Shakespeare’s Plays: All’s Well That Ends Well”

5:15 pm
Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Sponsored by the Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program, the McLaughlin Memorial Lecture honors Mary Martin McLaughlin, a pioneer of pre-modern European women’s studies and University of Nebraska alum.
This event originated in English.

E.N. Thompson Forum: Putting the Public Back in Public Health: A Global Perspective

Ali S. Khan, MD, MPH, MBA

7:00 pm
Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Dr. Ali S. Khan is Dean and Tenured Professor of Epidemiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health, and a Retired Assistant Surgeon General. Previously, he served at the CDC for 23 years before retiring as the …
This event originated in EN Thompson Forum.