Lectures this week (Oct. 1-5)

Lectures this week (Oct. 1-5)

Monday, Oct. 1

LGBTQA Brown Bag Discussion Group, "Adjusting to College Life and Being Out on Campus," noon, Nebraska Union.

Grassland Seminar Series, "Using Fire and Tree Thinning to Manage Missouri River Oak Woodlands," Gerry Steinauer, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, 3 p.m., East Union.

Tuesday, Oct. 2

Biochemistry/Redox Biology Center Seminar, "Stress and the Single Cell: Understanding Cellular Roles of the Hsp70 Molecular Chaperone Using Yeast," Kevin Morano, University of Texas Medical School, 4 p.m., Beadle Center.

School of Natural Resources Outreach Seminar, "Tracking the 2012 Drought: Nebraska and Beyond," panel discussion with Mike Hayes, Mark Svoboda and Kelly Smith, all of the National Drought Mitigation Center, 7 p.m., Hardin Hall.

E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues, "American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us," Robert Putnam, author and political scientist, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center for Performing Arts.

Wednesday, Oct. 3

School of Natural Resources Fall Research Seminar, "Future Planning for Nebraska's Fish, Wildlife and Parkland Resources," 3:30 p.m., Hardin Hall.

Biotechnology/Life Sciences Seminar Series, "Metabolic Pathway Manipulation in Phototrophic Microorganisms: Water Oxidation to Starch, Oils or Hydrogen," Matthew Posewitz, Colorado School of Mines, 4 p.m., Beadle Center.

Thursday, Oct. 4

Biochemistry Graduate Student Seminar, Caitlin McAtee, noon, Beadle Center.

Seminar, "Reconceptualizing Social-Ecological Relations — Is Resilience the New Narrative," Melinda Benson, 2 p.m., Hardin Hall.

School of Biological Sciences Seminar, Dai Shizuka, 3:30 p.m., Hamilton Hall.

Engineering Library Lecture Series, "Using Journal Impact Factors to Highlight Your Research," 4 p.m., Nebraska Hall.

Mary McLaughlin Memorial Lecture, "Out of the Past: Women of the 'Middle Period' Re-imagined in Chinese Film and Visual Culture, Mulan and her 'Sisters,'" Kristine Harris, SUNY/New Paltz, 5 p.m., Great Plains Art Museum.

Friday, Oct. 5

Symposium in Virology, 8 a.m., Nebraska Union. Call 402-472-4570

Sociology Colloquium, "Growing Importance of Education for Reducing Morality in the United States," Mark Hayward, University of Texas at Austin, 12:30 p.m., Nebraska Union.

Agricultural Economics Seminar, "The Effects of Well Management and the Nature of the Aquifer on Groundwater," Qiuqiong Huang, University of Minnesota, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Filley Hall. Call 402-472-1913

Geography/Applied Ecology Seminar, Melinda Benson, University of New Mexico, 2 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-7531

Chemistry Colloquium, "Seeing the Invisible by NMR," Dr. G. Marius Clore, National Institutes of Health, 3 p.m., Hamilton Hall. Call 402-472-3523

More details at: http://go.unl.edu/mhi