UNL lectures this week (March 23-29)


Campus lectures for the week March 23-29

Monday, March 25

Talk, "Collaboration Opportunities Between UNL and UNMC's Nebraska Regenerative Medicine Project," Nora Sarvetnick, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2:30 p.m., 202 Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center. Call 402-472-5259

IRP Outreach, information session for graduate students about the requirements for using human subjects in research projects, 3 p.m., East Union. Call 402-472-8127.

Plant Pathology Spring Seminar, "Population Dynamics and Evolution of Triticum Mosaic Virus," Melissa Ebeling, doctoral student, 4 p.m., 264 Keim Hall.


Tuesday, March 26

Blackboard Hands On Training, 9 a.m., 107 Agricultural Hall. Call 402-472-6163.

Entomology Lecture, “Selection for Resistance Baseline of Susceptibility and Characterization of Resistance of Soybean Aphid, Aphis Glycines Matsumura (Homoptera: Aphididae) to the Neonicotinoid Insecticide Thiamethoxam,” Matheus Ribeiro, graduate student, 4 p.m., Entomology Hall. Call 402-472-2123

MBA Information Session, 5:30 p.m., 222 College of Business Administration. Call 402-472-2338

Seminar, “Networking Like a Pro,” 5:30 p.m., Gaughan Multicultural Center, Unity Room.

Art talk, "The Great Confusion: When Modern Art Came to the Midwest," Judy Barter, Art Institute of Chicago, 5:30 p.m., Sheldon Museum of Art. Call 402-472-2461


Wednesday, March 27

Workshop, “NUgrant Basics: Routing Proposals,” 1 p.m., Alexander Building West. Call 402-472-7003

Natural Resources Seminar, "Science Strategy, Information and Evidence," David Anderson, Colorado State University, 2 p.m., 107 Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-0229

Workshop, “NUgrant Basics: Filing IRB Protocols,” 2:30 p.m., Alexander Building West. Call 402-472-7003

"The Affordances Framework for Understanding Population Differences in Physical and Mental Health Disparities," James Jackson, University of Michigan, 3 p.m., 212 Gaughan Multicultural Center. Call 402-472-7218.

Water Seminar Series, “Dynamics of Transport and Fate of Solutes in Hydrologic Landscapes,” Adam Ward, University of Iowa, 3:30 p.m., 107 Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-7372

Workshop, “Strengths and Diversity — Can’t We All Just Get Along?” 3:30 p.m., 202 Gaughan Multicultural Center.

Biotechnology/Life Sciences Seminar, “Ancient Role of Prolyl Hydroxylation in Protist Oxygen Sensing is Modulated by Glycosylation and Targets a Ubiquitin Ligase,” Chris West, University of Oklahoma, 4 p.m., Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2635

Visiting Lecturer, Michelle White, Menil Collection, Houston, Texas, 5:30 p.m., 15 Richards Hall.


Thursday, March 28

Buros Center for Testing Conference, “Big Issues in Testing Conference: Improving Admissions and Learning Assessment in Higher Education,” 8:15 a.m., Nebraska Union. Call 402-472-6203

Seminar, "Geospatial Technologies for Mapping and Monitoring Irrigated Agricultural Areas," Christopher Neale, Utah State University, 10 a.m., 150 Keim Hall. Call 402-472-5317

Biochemistry Graduate Student Seminar with Kyle Luttgeharm, noon, E228 Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2932

MBA Information Session, noon, 222 College of Business Administration. Call 402-472-2338

Irish Writers Panel Discussion, "Global Ireland," 1 p.m., 228 Andrews Hall (Bailey Library).

Discipline-Based Education Research Seminar, “Tornado Knowledge and Perceptions as an Influence on Safety Actions Taken: Preliminary Results,” Matthew Van Den Broeke, 2 p.m., 219 Bessey Hall.

Humanities on the Edge Lecture, “Communal Luxury,” Kristin Ross, 5:30 p.m., Sheldon Museum of Art. Call 402-472-1850

Poetry Reading, “Prairie Schooner Presents: ‘Global Ireland,’” featuring Eamon Wall, Drucilla Wall and Ray McManus, 7:30 p.m., Great Plains Art Museum. Call 402-472-0911.


Friday, March 29

Robert Mittelstaedt Doctoral Symposium, 8 a.m., Embassy Suites, 1040 P St. Call 402-472-2316

Geography General Seminar, "Engineering Cantonment (Stephen Long Exhibition): The Intersection of Geography, Geology, Archaeology, History and Art," Jeremy Dillon, University of Nebraska at Kearney, 2 p.m., 163 Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-7531

Chemistry Colloquium, "Putting Chemistry to Work for Nano and Biomedical Research," Younan Xia, Georgia Institute of Technology, 3:30 p.m., 112 Hamilton Hall. Call 402-472-3523

Mathematics Colloquium featuring Chris Hillar, University of California, Berkeley, 4 p.m., 115 Avery Hall. Call 402-472-7223