All events are in Central time unless specified.

Upcoming Events

Scott Hottovy, United States Naval Academy

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall

CAS Inquire: “On Melancholia and White Pain”

CAS Inquire Lecture Series

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Presented by Casey Ryan Kelly, Professor of Rhetoric & Public Culture, Communications Studies. This presentation examines the dominant media narrative that President Trump’s electoral victory was a reflection of white working class pain (physical …
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

Marta Lewicka, University of Pittsburgh

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall

Edriss Titi, University of Cambridge and Texas A&M University

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Avery Hall

CAS Inquire: “Me Too in the Renaissance”

CAS Inquire Lecture Series

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Presented by Dr. Nora Martin Peterson, associate professor of French Cultural Studies, this talk will connect the roots of the #metoo movement to French Renaissance images and texts.
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

Susan Hermiller, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall

CAS Inquire: “No Pleasure: Addiction, Poverty, and the Every Day Lives of Drug Users”

CAS Inquire Lecture Series

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Presented by Roberto Abadie, assistant professor of anthropology, School of Global Integrative Studies. An ethnography of people who inject drugs (PWID) in Puerto Rico, the talk will examine the socio-cultural environment that promotes and sustain …
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

Ravi Shankar, Princeton University

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall

CAS Inquire: “Sexy Times Call for Sexy Measure: How Scientists Study Sexual Desire, Pleasure, and Orgasm”

CAS Inquire Lecture Series

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Presented by Tierney Lorenz, Ph.D., assistant professor, Department of Psychology and Center for Brain, Biology and Behavior. Psychological science has revealed amazing things about how our brains and body create and react to feelings of pleasure …
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

CAS Inquire: All Speakers Panel Discussion

CAS Inquire Lecture Series

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The entire 2021-2022 CAS Inquire Panel convenes to discuss this year’s event and answers questions from the audience.
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.