Friday, October 21, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:30pmAgricultural Economics Fall Seminar SeriesLisa Pfeiffer from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will continue the Agricultural Economics Fall Seminar Series.
Sponsor: Agricultural Economic
Location: 210 Filley Hall
Monday, October 24, 2016 - 12:30pm to 1:30pmCABIN Brown Bag: Doug GrangerTenative.
Sponsor: Center for Brain, Biology, and Behavior
Location: CB3 Room 60
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 7:00pmThe Claire M. Hubbard Lecture: First Peoples of the Plains LectureHubbard Lecture: "The Honerable Harvest: Indigenous Knowledge for Biodiversity Conservation"
Robin Kimmerer, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor at the College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Founding Director of the Center for Native Peoples and the Enviornment.
This talk examines traditional indigenous approaches to the environment and the valuable lessons they teach.
Public Reception starts at 6 pm, lecture starts at 7 pm.
Sponsor: University of Nebraska State Museum
Location: Great Plains Art Museum, 1155 Q StreetFor More Information Click Here
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 4:00pmResearch Data Center: Demographic data sets
- American Community Survey (ACS)
- Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP)
- National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS)
John Anderson, Executive Director of the RDC will present.
Location: CBA 222
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 1:45pmMRI Users Group MeetingTopic and Speaker TBA
All are welcome – faculty, post docs, research staff, graduate students, undergraduates!
The group will meet on each of the below listed Thursdays this semester from 2-3 pm in CB3 B60. Meetings will focus on specific MRI data analysis approaches, description of research in progress, discussion of an upcoming grant submission, or presentation of findings/practice run of a conference presentation.
Sponsor: Center for Brain, Biology and Behavior
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 3:30pm to 5:00pmDepartment of Economics Fall Seminar Series: Thomas Jeitschko Platform Competition with Endogenous Homing
MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY:
Platform Competition with Endogenous Homing
Sponsor: Department of Economics
Location: 222 CBA
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:30pmEdward Paulino: Dividing Hispaniola: Bearing witness to a 20th century boarder genocide through the archive and performance
Sponsor: The Institute for Ethnic Studies' African and African American Studies Program
Location: Andrews Hall- Bailey Library
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 1:00am to 1:30amQueerly Straight: Gender, Jesus, and the Sexually Normal in Evangelical Christianity
Sponsor: Department of Sociology
Location: Budley Bailey Library, 228 Andrews Hall
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 12:00pmUNL BBR Webinar Series: Housing Affordability in Nebraska
Registration is required – no enrollment fee
There is no cost for this webinar. Please register to receive the webinar link and your online passcode. Last day for registration is October 26, 2016.
About the Speaker:
W.W. Marshall Associate Professor of Economics and Director of the UNL Bureau of Business Research, Eric Thompson's research examines the sources and consequences of state and local economic growth and the economics of infrastructure. Though his work at the Bureau, Thompson provides economists with practical opportunities to conduct applied economic research and trains economics and business students to conduct applied research on timely economic and business topics.
Sponsor: Bureau of Business Research
Location: WebinarRegister Here by October 26th: Registration Required, no enrollment fee
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 12:30pm to 2:00pmDepartment of Anthropology Colloquium Series:Dr. Robert Franciscus: Are Modern Humans a "Self-Domesticated Species"?
Dr. Robert Franciscus, Doctorate in Anthropology for the University of New Mexico, Current Professor and Interim Chair in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Iowa will present Are Modern Humans a “Self-Domesticated Species”? Insights from Wolves, Domesticated Dogs and Tamed Foxes
Sponsor: Department of Anthropolgy
Location: Oldfather Hall, Room 827