UNL Lectures this Week (March 2-8)

Campus lectures for the week March 2-8

Saturday, March 2

Photography Symposium, “Encounters: Photography from the Sheldon Museum of Art” panel discussion, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Sheldon Museum of Art. Call 402-472-2092

Science and Gender Matters: No Limits 2013 roundtable discussion, “Applying Gender to Psychology Research: Helping Students Create New Knowledge,” 2:30 p.m., Nebraska Union. Call 402-472-9392


Tuesday, March 5

Entomology Lecutre, “Dengue Fever in Brazil: Disease Outlook and Management,” Camila de Oliveira, graduate student, 4 p.m., Entomology Hall. Call 402-472-2123

Biochemistry and Redox Biology Center Seminar, “Simulation of Cellular Biochemical System Kinetics,” Daniel Beard, UNL, 4 p.m., Beadle Center N172. Call 402-472-3173

Community Conversation, “Encounters: Photography From the Sheldon Museum of Art,” 5:30 p.m., Sheldon Museum of Art.


Wednesday, March 6

Nebraska Gateway to Nutrigenomics Seminar, “Mechanisms Mediating Effects of Omega 3 Fatty Acides in Adipocyte Inflammation, Obesity and Insulin,” Naima Moustaid-Moussa, Texas Tech University, noon, East Union. Call 402-472-3862

Olson Seminar, “Welcome to the Elections from the Inside: Exit Polls and Election Projections,” Allan McCutcheon, UNL, 3:30 p.m., Great Plains Art Museum. Call 402-472-3964

Water Seminar Series, “Adaptive Governance of Urban Watersheds,” Ahjond Garmestani, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 3:30 p.m., Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-7372

Biotechnology/Life Sciences Seminar Series, “Investigating Haloarchael Gene Regulatory Networks Across the Molecular and Evolutionary Scales,” Marc Facciotti, University California, Davis, 4 p.m., Beadle Center. Reception at 3:30 p.m. Call 402-472-2635


Thursday, March 7

Biochemistry Graduate Student Seminar with Janani Prahlad, noon, Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2932

Discipline-Based Education Research Seminar, “Assessing Retention in Two Freshman Natural Resource Orientation Courses,” Mark Burbach and Shannon Moncure, UNL, 2 p.m., Bessey Hall.

Biological Sciences Seminar, Brian Couch, University of Colorado, 3:30 p.m., Hamilton Hall. Call 402-472-2729

Library Seminar, “We Deliver on Demand! Finding and Getting What You Need, When You Need It,” Tracy Bicknell-Holmes, UNL, 5 p.m., Engineering Library, Nebraska Hall. Call 402-472-3411


Friday, March 8

Chemistry Colloquium, “Metabolomics: Advanced NMR and MS Based Methods for Systems Biology Research and Cancer Diagnostics,” Daniel Raftery, University of Washington, 3:30 p.m., Hamilton Hall. Call 402-472-3523

Mathematics Colloquium, “The Angry Bird: Combinatorial Game Theory in the Apple App Store,” Thane Plambeck, Counterwave, Inc., 4 p.m., Avery Hall. Call 402-472-7223