Events

Friday, April 20

ACLS, BLS and PALS eLearning Skills testing

Are you to busy to attend a classroom course? Can't find a live class that will work with your busy schedule? The UNMC Center for Continuiing Education is...

Cranes Taking Flight

In honor of the annual Sandhill Crane migration through Central Nebraska, the Museum of Nebraska Art will showcase artwork that pays tribute to this natural...

Fort Niobrara - Auto Tour Route, Scenic Overlook

A 1.5-mile, self-guided auto tour route starts near the visitor center and provides the opportunity to view bison, prairie dogs, and other natural and...

Jon Divola

Born in California in 1949, John Divola has disrupted traditional expectations about photography for the past 40 years. Featuring six works from his 2008...

Nebraska Now: Angie Seykora, Sculpture and Installation

While retaining the inherent nature of prefabricated, synthetic, industrial and everyday materials, Angie Seykora creates objects, installations and...

Valentine Fish Hatchery

Located in a pine-covered valley one mile east and one mile north of Valentine, the Valentine Fish Hatchery is one of five hatcheries in Nebraska. Spread...

Carnival of Contagion: A Comic Book Exhibition

Current research in virology is changing public conceptions about vaccines and infectious disease. Using visual storytelling, veteran comics writer and...

Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge

The Fort Niobrara Refuge is open seven days a week during daylight hours. A visitor center, with informative displays and exhibits, a bookstore, and staff to...

SciFest Social Media Scavenger Hunt

Science is all around us. In celebration of this year's Nebraksa Science Festival, we're bringing back our state-wide SciFest Social Media Scavenger Hunt for...

DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge: Wildlife Viewing

DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge offers excellent wildlife viewing opportunities. A wide variety of migratory waterfowl, shorebirds, grassland birds,...

VA Seminar Series

Jessica Petersen presents "Working toward a refined understanding of how heat stress and beta-agonist supplementation impact animal growth and wellbeing

Do Space Adaptive Technology for the Visually-Impaired

Members with vision loss or blindness can test cutting-edge adaptive technologies and consult with a trainer from Outlook Nebraska. Visit Website

Hornady Family Arbor

Ten-foot wide paths wind through the picturesque environment you’ll find in the Hornady Family Arbor, Stuhr Museum’s own Park located just east of the Fonner...

Railroad Exhibit

One of the first exhibits visitors see upon entering the museum is also one of the most striking exhibits in the area. Led by the Augustine Family, Union...

Experience 'Nano' at Morrill Hall

Just how small is nano? What is a carbon nanotube? In this interactive exhibition, the entire family is engaged in nanoscale science, engineering and...

Guts & Glory: A Parasite Story

SciFest fans will enjoy this temporary exhibit exploring the complex relationships of parasites and their hosts. Participate as a scientist to learn "why”...

Final Oral Defense Alice Hsu

"Functional role of protein kinase C alpha in endometrial carcinogenesis" Advisor: Jennifer Black, {h.D.

Hastings Museum: Nature Nook

Explore Nebraska’s environments up close: prairies, wetlands, rivers, agricultural habitats and more through an interactive journey! Albie the Squirrel will...

Hsiao Chi Hsu - Final Oral Examination

Functional role of protein kinase C alpha in endometrial carcinogenesis

Lincoln Children’s Museum “Super Sprouts”

Super Sprouts is a time for toddlers, preschoolers and their caring adults to practice their fine and gross motor skills, hear and interact with silly...

STEAM Family Storytime

We will weave Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Mathematics (STEAM) into Family Storytime activities. Interaction and participation are encouraged. We...

Maiben Memorial Lecture by Dr. Thomas Clemente

The 129th annual meeting of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences features presentations of research by professionals, graduate students and undergraduate...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

The Conversation: A Revolutionary Plan for End-of-Life Care

Pain and Substance Use Disorder ECHO – Virtual Learning Network

ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) is an opportunity for providers across the state to get specialist knowledge, clinical advice and...

Stroke: Current Understanding in Prevention, Acute Care and Rehabilitation

This interdisciplinary stroke conference will provide information that targets individuals with an interest in stroke pathophysiology, patient care in the...

Stroke: Current Understanding in Prevention, Acute Care and Rehabilitation

This interdisciplinary stroke conference will provide information that targets individuals with an interest in stroke pathophysiology, patient care in the...

Prathamesh Patil - Final Oral Examination

Elucidating the Role of Lunatic Fringe in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Lincoln Children’s Museum “Full STEAM Ahead”

Full STEAM Ahead is a time for elementary-aged children to engage with STEAM concepts through either a hands-on activity or guided demonstration. It takes...

Hastings Planetarium “Black Holes (10th Anniversary Edition)”

The immensity and power of black holes inspire wonder and curiosity. As we consider these stellar enigmas, the very nature of space time is warped as we...

Teen Food & Fun – NE SciFest Edition

Join us for science-based cooking and activities. We'll also try out some STEM-based tech toys. Location: W. Dale Clark Main Library Visit Website

Fred G. Dale Planetarium at Wayne State College

Plan to attend any (or all) of our 45-minute shows that span the first life on Earth, the formation of stars, and more. Planetarium shows also generally...

Friday, April 20