All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, November 16

Nebraska Master Naturalist Executive Board Meeting

Date: Time: 8:30 am Location: Hardin Hall
All Members are welcome to attend!

MS Thesis Defense - Vicki Simonsen

EXAMINING PATTERNS IN NEST PREDATION USING ARTIFICIAL NESTS

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Hardin Hall
The use of artificial nests to study predation rates of avian nests has faced disregard by ecologists due to inconsistencies found between the survival rates of real and artificial nests across studies and reviews. The negative perception of …

Dissertation Defense - Stephanie M. Kennedy

MANAGING FOR VEGETATION HETEROGENEITY ON RANGELANDS: AN EXPLORATION OF RANCHERS’ ATTITUDES

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Grasslands provide food, fiber, and numerous ecosystem services to human populations as well as habitat for wildlife. They are also some of the most endangered ecosystems in the world because of accelerating conversion of grassland to cropland and …

Ongoing Events

Museum Builders: A Story of Fossils and Friendship

Temporary Exhibition at Morrill Hall

Date: Time: 9:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Morrill Hall
This temporary exhibition explores the history of paleontology and the friendship that led to the construction of the University of Nebraska State Museum, Morrill Hall.