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Department Happy Hour

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5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Location: The Mill at Telegraph Target Audiences:
Lecture

CAS Inquire

“Geology in a Green Energy Future”

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5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Swanson Auditorium
Virtual Location: Webinar ID: 988 5890 3521
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This talk will discuss the processes and importance of storing carbon dioxide in underground rock formations in order to help combat climate change. Whilst carbon dioxide storage alone is not the silver bullet for solving climate change, it is a …
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.
Reading - Fiction/poetry

Scott Guild and Rachel Cochran

Authors and UNL alum read from their work

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6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Indigo Bridge Bookstore & Cafe Target Audiences:
Scott Guild will read from PLASTIC, a novel both realistic and hyperreal, about a plastic figurine named Erin who sells Smartbodies: wearable tech that immerses her fellow figurines in a virtual world, a refuge from real life’s brutal wars and eco- …
Reading - Fiction/poetry

Chris Harding Thorning reads from ‘Little Underworld’

A novel of crime and Depression-era Omaha

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4:30 pm
Location: Francie & Finch Bookshop Target Audiences:
Omaha, 1930. When ex-cop-turned-PI Jim Beely murders the man who assaulted his fourteen-year-old daughter, the last person he wants to see is local crooked cop Frank Tvrdik. Luckily, Frank isn’t interested in the lifeless body in Jim’s car. Frank …
Other

Academic Program Review

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8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: TBD
The Department of English Academic Program Review will take place March 26-27. No events or meetings should be scheduled on these two dates.
Discussion

CAS Inquire

Panel Discussion

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5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Swanson Auditorium
Virtual Location: Webinar ID: 966 2973 2818
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The CAS Inquire panel, featuring the five speakers from this year’s theme “Sustainable Future”, convenes to discuss and answer questions from the audience.
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.
Social Event

Department Happy Hour

Date:
Time:
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Location: The Mill at Telegraph Target Audiences:
Lecture

Uncommon DH Critic Lecture: Lauren Goodlad

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3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: TBD Target Audiences:
As the Uncommon DH (Digital Humanities) Critic for the current academic year, Lauren M.E. Goodlad (Rutgers University) will be giving a public talk on March 29. At Rutgers, Professor Goodlad is Distinguished Professor of English and Comparative …
Presentation

Film Studies Alumni Speaker Series: Xaviera Flores

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5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Love Library South Room: 102 Target Audiences:
Xaviera Flores, a graduate of the UNL Film Studies program, will give a presentation on her work as the Librarian and Archivist at the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center. The center is dedicated to the development of scholarly research on the …
Reading - Fiction/poetry

Poetry by Siwar Masannat, Ae Hee Lee and Kelly Weber

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5:30 pm
Location: Francie & Finch Bookshop Target Audiences:
In celebration of National Poetry Month, three poets read from their award-winning collections.