Past Events

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 12:30pm to 1:30pmCABIN Brown Bag: Doug Granger

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 Lecture
Hubbard 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 Street

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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.

Sponsor: RDC

Location: CBA 222

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 1:45pmMRI Users Group Meeting
Topic 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

Location: TBA

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 3:30pm to 5:00pmDepartment of Economics Fall Seminar Series: Thomas Jeitschko Platform Competition with Endogenous Homing

Thomas Jeitschko

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

Edward Paulino

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

Kr. Kelsy Burke

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

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

Monday, October 31, 2016 - 9:00am to 10:30amAfrican Ancestry and High-Risk Breast Cancer

Lisa Newman Breast Cancer Talk

Sponsor: Creighton University

Location: Mike & Jose Harper Center, Room 3027, 602 North 20th Street, Omaha, Nebraska