Lectures this week (Oct. 13-19)

Lectures this week (Oct. 13-19)

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Olson Seminar, "Sustainable Farming and Food Systems in the Great Plains," Charles Francis, agronomy, 3:30 p.m., Great Plains Art Museum. Call 402-472-3964

School of Natural Resources Research Seminar, "An EU-Funded Project for Demonstrating Concepts and Technologies of Precision Agriculture," Stamatis Stamatiadis, Gaia Education and Research Center in Athens, Greece, 3:30 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-0232

Biotechnology/Life Sciences Seminar, "Genome-Scale Prediction of RNA Binding Proteins," Yaoqi Zhou, Indiana University School of Medicine, 4 p.m., Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2635

E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues, "Violence, Religion, Financial Muscle and Liberation: Can Africa Heal Itself," Charles Villa-Vicencio, Institute for Justice and Reconciliation, Cape Town, South Africa, 7 p.m., Lied Center for Performing Arts. Call 402-472-0074

Thursday, Oct. 18

Agricultural Economics Seminar, "Productivity Growth and Technology Capital in the Global Agricultural Economy," 11 a.m., 210 East Union.

Biochemistry Graduate Student Seminar, Anji Konda, noon, E228 Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2932

School of Biological Sciences Seminar, "Promotion and Tenure," Sabrina Russo, 3:30 p.m., 112 Hamilton Hall. Call 402-472-2729

Business Ethics Lecture by Aaron Beam, former jailed CFO of HealthSouth," 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., Love Library Auditorium.

Friday, Oct. 19

Panel Discussion, "Blended and Flipped Classrooms," 10 a.m., Nebraska Union. Call 402-472-0452

Geography Seminar, "Regional Differences and Similarities in Novice Conceptions About Hurricane Formation," Leilani Arthurs, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, 2:30 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-7531

Applied Ecology Seminar, "Expansion of Tick Distribution in North America with Particular Reference to Lone Star Ticks in Nebraska," Robert Cortinas, 3 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-6825

Chemistry Colloquium, "How Can We All Become Better Ambassadors For Chemistry," Marinda Li Wu, American Chemical Society, 3:30 p.m., Hamilton Hall. Call 402-472-3523

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