HOMERATHON

Date: Time: 7:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Meier Commons
An all-day reading of Homer’s Iliad, paired with talks, events, and games! Put on by the Department of Classics and Religious Studies.

Plains Safaris: A Conference on Tourism and Conservation in the Great Plains

Date: Time: 7:00 am–5:30 pm Location: Younes Conference Center
This conference combines three conferences into one large-scale event. The Nebraska Tourism Commission’s annual Agri/Ecotourism Workshop and the Heartland Scenic Byways Annual Conference will join their conferences with this event.

Merchandising competition/installation – To See and Be Seen

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
Visual merchandising is as much art as commercial enterprise. Strong design strategies interpreting imaginative themes bring excitement and wonder to fashion retailing. For the first time, TMFD students will team up with several local retailers to …

Traveling Nano exhibition

Date: Time: 9:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Morrill Hall
The traveling nano exhibit will be at the University of Nebraska State Museum at Morrill Hall from January through May.

Department of Economics Spring Seminar Series

Date: Time: 10:30 am–12:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Bernhard Ganglmair, an assistant professor of managerial economics at the Naveen Jindal School of Management at the University of Texas at Dallas, will present “Learning When to Quit: An Empirical Model of Experimentation” as part of the …

UNL BBR Webinar Series: Bureau Scholars Research Results

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online Webinar
This webinar summarizes the research output of the 2017-18 Bureau of Business Research Scholars, a group of select undergraduate students who conduct original economic research. Research will be presented on 1) the sources of metropolitan growth in …

Stuart Schreiber, Chem Colloquia

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
The DEWEY KELLY AWARD LECTURESHIP will be presented by Professor Stuart L. Schreiber, Harvard University. “Chemical Biology-Based Approach to Understanding and Overcoming Cancer Therapy Resistance.” Open to the public.

Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar – David Wedin

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
David Wedin, director, Nine-Mile Prairie and Agroforestry Research Farm, professor, Natural Resources, University of Nebraska–Lincoln, will present “Conserving, managing and restoring grassland diversity in Lincoln’s New Prairie Corridor on …

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, UC Merced, will present, “What’s soil erosion got to do with carbon sequestration?”

Evenings of Dance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Carson Theater
The Dance Program in the Glenn Korff School of Music will present the 13th annual Evenings of Dance concert on April 19-22, 2018. The concert features student dancers performing works by Guest Artists Jenna Riegel and Kayvon Pourazar, who both live …