Lectures this week (Nov. 24-30)
Monday, Nov. 26
Grassland Seminar Series, “Twenty Years of the Nebraska Environmental Trust Preserving, Protecting and Restoring Nebraska’s Grasslands and Other Natural Resources, Mark Brohman, Nebraska Environmental Trust, 3 p.m. East Union. Call 402-472-4101
Tuesday, Nov. 27
Tuesday Talk, “Planning and Designing the Exhibition ‘Perfecting the Past: Colonial Revival Quilts,’” noon, International Quilt Study Center and Museum. Call 402-472-6549
Entomology Lecture, “Seed Treatments: The Past, Present and Future,” Mitch Stamm, entomology graduate student, 4 p.m., East Union. Call 402-472-2123
Lecture, “The Geometric Unconscious,” Jorge Daniel Veneciano, UNL, 5:30 p.m., Sheldon Museum of Art.
Wednesday, Nov. 28
Nebraska Gateway to Nutrigenomics Seminar, “Molecular Mechanisms of Metabolic Programming,” Robert Lewis, University of Nebraska Medical Center, noon, East Union. Call 402-472-3862
Workshop, “NUgrant Basics: Proposal Routing,” 1 p.m., Alexander Building West. Call 402-472-7003
Windows 8 and Office 2013 Preview, 1:30, Nebraska Union. Call 402-472-0585
Workshop, “NUgrant Basics: IRB Protocols,” 2:30 p.m., Alexander Building West. Call 402-472-7003
Workshop, “NUgrant Basics: Interest Reporting,” 3:30 p.m., Alexander Building West. Call 402-472-7003
Diversity Leadership Symposium Higher Education Series: Hill Harper, actor and author, 3:30 p.m., Nebraska Union. Call 402-472-5500
Natural Resources Research Seminar, “Evaluating Dynamic, Statistical and Stochastic Downscaling Methods in Crop Modeling,” Guillermo Bagiorria, UNL, 3:30 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-0232
Biotechnology/Life Sciences Seminar Series, “Innate and Adaptive Immunity to Influenza Infection in the Mouse Model and Humans,” Paul Thomas, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 3:30 p.m., Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2635
Celebration of the 600th anniversary of Joan of Arc’s birth, 5 p.m., Bailey Library, Andrews Hall.
E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues, “Death Penalty: Justice, Retribution and Dollars,” a discussion with J. Kirk Brown, Nebraska’s Solicitor General; and Michael Radelet, University of Colorado Boulder, 7 p.m., Lied Center for Performing Arts. Call 402-472-0074
Thursday, Nov. 29
Lunch and Learn, “Stress Management,” 11 a.m., noon, 1 p.m., University Health Center.
Biochemistry Graduate Student Seminar, Ryan Grove, noon, Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2932
Windows 8 and Office 2013 Preview, 1:30 p.m., East Union. Call 402-472-0585
Talk, “Discipline-Based Education Research: Understanding and Improving Learning in Undergraduate Science and Engineering,” Stacey Lowery Bretz, University of Miami, Ohio, 2 p.m., Bessey Hall. Call 402-472-3503
Biological Sciences Seminar, “On the Edge: DNA Break Repair at the Extremes of Life,” Cynthia Haseltine, 3:30 p.m., Hamilton Hall.
Humanities on the Edge, “Cave/Cinema: Werner Herzog’s ‘Cave of Forgotten Dreams’ and the Politics of Time,” Lutz Koepnick, Washington University in St. Louis, 5:30 p.m., Sheldon Museum of Art. Call 402-472-1850
Friday, Nov. 30
Grand Rounds, “Introduction to Acupuncture and Asian Medicine,” Joseph Wollen, Water by the River Asian Medical Clinic, 8:30 p.m., University Health Center. Call 402-472-7450
Geography General Seminar, “Nebraska Master Naturalist Program,” Annabel Major, 2 p.m. Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-7531
Applied Ecology Seminar, “The Nebraska Creel Survey: Why We Stay Up All Night,” Christopher Chizinski, UNL, 3 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-6825
Chemistry Colloquium, “Chemistry Misconceptions and Concept Inventories: Students’ Interpretations of Multiple Representations,” Stacey Lowery Bretz, University of Miami, Ohio, 3:30 p.m., Hamilton Hall. Call 402-472-3523
Big Idea Seminar Series, “Scenery as a Natural Resource,” Ronald Lee Fleming, Townscape Institute, 4 p.m., Ross Media Arts Center. Call 402-472-7082
More details at: http://go.unl.edu/bzm