Next@Nebraska | This Week at UNL Sept. 30–Oct. 7

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Week Without Violence, Oct 6 - 19

The UNL Week Without Violence is a series of events October 6th -19th, 2012 that educates campus and community members and encourages individuals to take a stand against violence. One in six women become victims of sexual assault and one in four men report experiences of intimate partner violence. S Continue reading…

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ExtraLife LAN Party

Extra Life bannerBring your computer to Kauffman Hall on October 5, 2012 and participate in the ExtraLife LAN Party, a video game party to drive participation in the Extra Life gaming marathon, an event which raises money for the Children's Miracle Network. You could even win prizes provided by Microsoft and Reddit! Continue reading…

Hat-titude: A Celebration of Cultural Bond

“Hat-titude: A Celebration of Our Cultural Bond" will be held Saturday, Oct. 6 at 11:30 a.m. This event is a luncheon, fashion show and silent auction. A portion of the proceeds will go toward an organization that focuses on combating AIDS. Tickets are $15 for students and $25 for faculty/staff. Continue reading…

Exhibit to feature Farrell’s photos

"White River Big Cottonwood Bend" by Michael FarrellGreat Plains Art Museum will present an exhibition, “Westward Bound: Big Color Landscape Photographs,” by Michael Farrell. The exhibition will run Oct. 5 to Dec. 9 and the artist will be featured at a First Friday reception 5-7 p.m. Oct. 5. Continue reading…

Putnam is Thompson Forum speaker Oct. 2

Robert PutnamAn acclaimed author and political scientist known for helping influence the way people think about the fabric of American society will deliver the first of this year’s E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues. Robert Putnam, professor of public policy at Harvard University, will talk at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 2. Continue reading…

Originally published September 30, 2012 - Submit an Item