UNL lectures this week (April 20-26)

Campus lectures for the week of April 20-26

Monday, April 22

Minority Health Disparities Initiative Lecture, "Conversations to Find NU Approaches to Eliminating Minority Health Disparities," hosted by Julia McQuillan, noon to 1:30 p.m., 202 Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center.

Plant Pathology Seminar, "The Pseudomonas syringae Effectors HopA1 and HopD1 and Their Role in Suppressing Plant Immunity," Tania Toruno, doctoral student, 4 p.m. 264 Keim Hall.


Tuesday, April 23

McConnell Dissertation Fellowship Seminar, "Gender and Policy Effects on Technology Adoption in Zambia," Mariana Saenez, doctoral candidate, 12:30 p.m., 114 CBA. Call 402-472-6349

Entomology Lecture, “Resistance Management of Corn Rootworms to Bt Corn,” David Wangila, graduate student, 4 p.m., 202 Entomology Hall. Call 402-472-2123

Biochemistry Annual Alumni Seminar, "Personalized Medicine in Hematoglogic Malignancies: The Use of Flow Cytometry in Identifying New Diagnostic and Prognostic Markers in Plasma Cell and Lymphoid Disorders," Dr. Horatiu Olteanu, 4 p.m., Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2932

Focus Nebraska Week Lecture with Graham Hill, CEO of treehugger.com, 7 p.m., Nebraska Union Auditorium. Call 402-472-8921


Wednesday, April 24

NUgrant Basics Seminar, “Routing Proposals,” 1 p.m., 201 Alexander Building – West. Registration required. Call 402-472-7003

Content Convergence Conference for university communicators, 1 p.m., 202 Gaughan Multicultural Center. Call 402-472-0088

Water Seminar Series, “The High Plains Groundwater Availability Study: Abundant Groundwater Doesn't Necessarily Mean Abundant Surface Water,” Steven Peterson, U.S. Geological Survey, 3:30 p.m., 107 Hardin Hall. Call 402-472-7372

Biotechnology/Life Sciences Seminar, “A Modern View of Stem Cells: Integration of Master Regulators at Multiple Levels,” Angie Rizzino, UNMC, 4 p.m., E103 Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2635

Preview MyUNL Blackboard SP 11, 4 p.m., 107 Architecture Hall. Registration required (http://go.unl.edu/techtraining). Call 402-472-6163


Thursday, April 25

61st Annual Nebraska Symposium on Motivation, “Genes and the Motivation to Use Substances,” 8 a.m., Nebraska Union. Call 402-472-7861

Lecture, "Third Space, Third Place: Libraries at the Center of Campus Life," Joan Lippincott, author and researcher, 10 a.m., 212 Gaughan Multicultural Center. Call 402-472-3412

Workshop, "Screen Capture Solutions," 11 a.m., 107 Architecture Hall. Registration required (http://go.unl.edu/techtraining). Call 402-472-6163

Biochemistry Seminar Graduate Student Seminar, Cory Boone, noon, E228 Beadle Center. Call 402-472-2932

Biological Sciences Seminar, Samodha Fernando, UNL, 3:30 p.m., 112 Hamilton Hall. http://events.unl.edu/2013/04/25/74529/

Information Session, "Institutional Review Board: Requirements for Filing Protocols for Working with Human Subjects," 5:30 p.m., 203 Alexander Building-West. Registration required (http://go.unl.edu/7wp). Call 402-472-8127

Car Buying Seminar, 6 to 8 p.m., University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union, 1720 P St. Register at http://www.nufcu.org