Today@UNL | Regents to consider Brace renovations; Day of the Dead celebration is Sunday

Constrcuted in 1904, Brace Laboratory is UNL's second oldest building. The NU Regents will consider a renovation for Brace.
Constrcuted in 1904, Brace Laboratory is UNL's second oldest building. The NU Regents will consider a renovation for Brace.

Regents to consider Brace renovation plan

UNL’s second oldest building may be given a new life under a proposal up for approval today at the Board of Regents. The historic three-story building, which opened in 1906, is slated for an overhaul in part to accommodate UNL’s burgeoning life sciences programs as well as other academic needs. Continue reading…

Lily Wang
Lily Wang

Wang helps NASA advance sonic boom research

Research by Lily Wang, associate professor of architectural engineering with UNL’s Durham School, was featured Oct. 18 on Science Daily. Funded by NASA, Wang’s work with graduate student Christopher Ainley explored how noise bursts affect the performance and perceptions of test subjects. Continue reading…

Dia de los Muertos celebration is Oct. 28

The Sheldon Museum of Art will celebrate its sixth annual Dia de los Muertos/Day of the Dead celebration from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 28 at the museum. The event, which will include traditional music and art-making stations, is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

Live Met Opera broadcast of 'Otello' is Oct. 27

Met Opera's "Otello"The Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center will host a live broadcast of Verdi's "Otello" at 11:55 a.m. Oct 27. An encore performance is at 1 p.m. Oct 28. The performance is part of "The Met: Live in HD" series of live broadcasts from New York City's Metropolitan Opera House. Continue reading…

'Arbitrage' opens today at the Ross

"Arbitrage," starring Richard Gere and Susan Sarandon, opens today at the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center. Also continuing for a second week is the stylized drama "Chicken With Plums" from Vincent Paronnaud and Marjane Satrapi. Continue reading…

Originally published October 26, 2012 - Submit an Item