All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 30

Andrew Hamann Doctoral Dissertation Defense

Advancing Gene Delivery to Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Potential Therapeutic Applications

Date: Time: 10:30 am Location: ZOOM
Human mesenchymal stem cells (hMSCs) are under study for applications in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, but challenges remain before widespread clinical application of hMSCs can be realized. Engineering hMSCs with gene delivery could …
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

Entomology Department Seminar – Heather Leach, Penn State Extension Associate

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
Ms. Leach will present her seminar on “Invasion of the Lanternflies: response, impact, and management of the new invasive insect pest.”
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar – Hudson Takano

A Paradigm Shift in the Mode of Action of Glufosinate

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: via Zoom
Hudson Takano, Herbicide Mode of Action Scientist, Corteva Agriscience, Indiana, presents “A paradigm Shift in the Mode of Action of Glufosinate.” Glufosinate is an important herbicide to manage herbicide-resistant weeds given that a very few …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Ongoing Events

LGBT History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A U.S. observance started in 1994 to recognize lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history and the history of the gay rights movement.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This observance was launched in 1945 when Congress declared the first week in October as “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week.” In 1998, the week was extended to a month and renamed. The annual event draws attention to employment …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.