Events

Nov
1
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
1
Thursday
Theatre Production: Julius Caesar

Forget the togas. Welcome to "New Rome," an authoritarian republic risen from the ashes of an unidentified apocalypse. This unique adaptation promises gender-blind casting with fearsome women and men prepared to "cry havoc" and "let slip the dogs of war."

William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" runs October 25-27 and November 1-3 at 7:30 p.m. and October 28th and November 4th at 2 p.m. All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $10 for adults, and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
2
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
2
Friday
Theatre Production: Julius Caesar

Forget the togas. Welcome to "New Rome," an authoritarian republic risen from the ashes of an unidentified apocalypse. This unique adaptation promises gender-blind casting with fearsome women and men prepared to "cry havoc" and "let slip the dogs of war."

William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" runs October 25-27 and November 1-3 at 7:30 p.m. and October 28th and November 4th at 2 p.m. All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $10 for adults, and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
3
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
3
Saturday
Theatre Production: Julius Caesar

Forget the togas. Welcome to "New Rome," an authoritarian republic risen from the ashes of an unidentified apocalypse. This unique adaptation promises gender-blind casting with fearsome women and men prepared to "cry havoc" and "let slip the dogs of war."

William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" runs October 25-27 and November 1-3 at 7:30 p.m. and October 28th and November 4th at 2 p.m. All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $10 for adults, and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
4
Sunday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
4
Sunday
Theatre Production: Julius Caesar
McDonald Theatre

Forget the togas. Welcome to "New Rome," an authoritarian republic risen from the ashes of an unidentified apocalypse. This unique adaptation promises gender-blind casting with fearsome women and men prepared to "cry havoc" and "let slip the dogs of war."

William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" runs October 25-27 and November 1-3 at 7:30 p.m. and October 28th and November 4th at 2 p.m. All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $10 for adults, and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
6
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
7
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
8
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
8
Thursday
Theatre Production: Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Studio Theatre

Fans still talk about the time —20 years ago — when James Dean came to Marfa, Texas, to shoot a movie. But memory, truth and desire are three different things, as members of one of his loyal fan clubs discover when they meet to honor the 20th anniversary of the actor's death.

Performances will be held November 8-10 and November 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11th and November 18th at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. 

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
8
Thursday
Fall Visiting Writers Series: Author Jamel Brinkley
Callen Conference Center

The Fall Visiting Writers Series concludes with author Jamel Brinkley, author of A Lucky Man: Stories (Graywolf Press/A Public Space Books). His fiction has appeared, or is forthcoming, in The Best American Short Stories 2018A Public Space, Ploughshares, Gulf Coast, The Threepenny Review, Glimmer Train, American Short Fiction, Epiphany, and LitMag. 

A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, he was also the 2016-17 Carol Houck Smith Fiction Fellow at the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing. His work has received support from Kimbilio Fiction, the Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop, the Napa Valley Writers’ Conference, the Tin House Summer Workshop, and the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. Beginning this fall, he will be a 2018-2020 Wallace Stegner Fellow in Fiction at Stanford University.

His free reading will be held in Callen Conference Center, located on the lower level of the Smith-Curtis Administration Building.

Nov
9
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
9
Friday
Theatre Production: Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Studio Theatre

Fans still talk about the time —20 years ago — when James Dean came to Marfa, Texas, to shoot a movie. But memory, truth and desire are three different things, as members of one of his loyal fan clubs discover when they meet to honor the 20th anniversary of the actor's death.

Performances will be held November 8-10 and November 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11th and November 18th at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. 

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
10
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
10
Saturday
Theatre Production: Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Studio Theatre

Fans still talk about the time —20 years ago — when James Dean came to Marfa, Texas, to shoot a movie. But memory, truth and desire are three different things, as members of one of his loyal fan clubs discover when they meet to honor the 20th anniversary of the actor's death.

Performances will be held November 8-10 and November 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11th and November 18th at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. 

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
11
Sunday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
11
Sunday
Theatre Production: Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Studio Theatre

Fans still talk about the time —20 years ago — when James Dean came to Marfa, Texas, to shoot a movie. But memory, truth and desire are three different things, as members of one of his loyal fan clubs discover when they meet to honor the 20th anniversary of the actor's death.

Performances will be held November 8-10 and November 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11th and November 18th at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. 

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
11
Sunday
Opera Scenes
O'Donnell Auditorium

Music students will perform scenes from popular operas including those by Mozart, Puccini, Rossini and Bizet.

Opera scenes are free and open to the public. O'Donnell Auditorium is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Nov
12
Monday
Opera Scenes
O'Donnell Auditorium

Music students will perform scenes from popular operas including those by Mozart, Puccini, Rossini and Bizet.

Opera scenes are free and open to the public. O'Donnell Auditorium is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Nov
13
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
14
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
15
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
15
Thursday
Theatre Production: Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Studio Theatre

Fans still talk about the time —20 years ago — when James Dean came to Marfa, Texas, to shoot a movie. But memory, truth and desire are three different things, as members of one of his loyal fan clubs discover when they meet to honor the 20th anniversary of the actor's death.

Performances will be held November 8-10 and November 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11th and November 18th at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. 

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
16
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
16
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming vs Coe College
Lincoln, NE, Weary Natatorium
More info
Nov
16
Friday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming vs Coe College
Lincoln, NE, Weary Natatorium
More info
Nov
16
Friday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball at Carroll University
Waukesha, WI
More info
Nov
16
Friday
Theatre Production: Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Studio Theatre

Fans still talk about the time —20 years ago — when James Dean came to Marfa, Texas, to shoot a movie. But memory, truth and desire are three different things, as members of one of his loyal fan clubs discover when they meet to honor the 20th anniversary of the actor's death.

Performances will be held November 8-10 and November 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11th and November 18th at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. 

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
16
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at College of Saint Benedict
St. Joseph, MN
More info
Nov
17
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling at Augsburg Open
Minneapolis, MN
More info
Nov
17
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming vs Coe College
Lincoln, NE, Weary Natatorium
More info
Nov
17
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming vs Coe College
Lincoln, NE, Weary Natatorium
More info
Nov
17
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Cross Country at NCAA III Championships
Oshkosh, WI
More info
Nov
17
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Cross Country at NCAA III Championships
Oshkosh, WI
More info
Nov
17
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
17
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs Saint Mary's University (Minn.)
St. Joseph, MN
More info
Nov
17
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs St. Norbert College
Waukesha, WI
More info
Nov
17
Saturday
Theatre Production: Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Studio Theatre

Fans still talk about the time —20 years ago — when James Dean came to Marfa, Texas, to shoot a movie. But memory, truth and desire are three different things, as members of one of his loyal fan clubs discover when they meet to honor the 20th anniversary of the actor's death.

Performances will be held November 8-10 and November 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11th and November 18th at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. 

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
18
Sunday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
18
Sunday
Theatre Production: Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Studio Theatre

Fans still talk about the time —20 years ago — when James Dean came to Marfa, Texas, to shoot a movie. But memory, truth and desire are three different things, as members of one of his loyal fan clubs discover when they meet to honor the 20th anniversary of the actor's death.

Performances will be held November 8-10 and November 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and November 11th and November 18th at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. 

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them by calling the box office at 402.465.2384.

Nov
20
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
20
Tuesday
Xtreme Rat Challenge
Great Hall

Twenty-three students and their rats will compete in the 43rd annual Xtreme Rat Challenge.

Students enrolled in the “Basic Learning Principles” psychology class have spent the semester training the rats to climb a rope and a wall, walk a tightrope, press a lever, long jump, run hurdles and a warrior dash. That training culminates with a competition that rewards winning rats with gold medals and treats, while students are rewarded with good grades.

The event begins at 2:30 p.m. in Great Hall in the Smith-Curtis Administration Building.

It is free and open to the public.

Nov
21
Wednesday
Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving break for NWU students is Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25. University offices will be closed Thursday through Sunday.

Nov
21
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
22
Thursday
Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving break for NWU students is Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25. University offices will be closed Thursday through Sunday.

Nov
23
Friday
Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving break for NWU students is Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25. University offices will be closed Thursday through Sunday.

Nov
23
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Greenville College vs. Olivet College
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
More info
Nov
23
Friday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs University of Redlands
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
More info
Nov
24
Saturday
Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving break for NWU students is Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25. University offices will be closed Thursday through Sunday.

Nov
24
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Greenville College vs. University of Redlands
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
More info
Nov
24
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA
More info
Nov
24
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Olivet College
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
More info
Nov
25
Sunday
Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving break for NWU students is Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25. University offices will be closed Thursday through Sunday.

Nov
27
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
28
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
28
Wednesday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs Central College
Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
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Nov
28
Wednesday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Central College
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
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Nov
29
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
29
Thursday
Theatre Musical: Mamma Mia!
McDonald Theatre

NWU is among the first universities granted the rights to produce this Broadway smash featuring the music of ABBA! Sophie wants nothing more than to have her father walk her down the aisle for her traditional Greek wedding. But who is her father?

Performances will be held November 29-December 1 and December 6-8 at 7:30 p.m. and December 2nd and December 9th at 2 p.m. All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Nov
30
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Restraint and Limitation
Elder Gallery

"Restraint and Limitation" explores trends in contemporary abstract painting via the work of three accomplished women, Anna Buckner of Indiana, Sharon Butler of Connecticut and Gianna Commito of Ohio. The three primary artists represent different stages of their careers and show commitment to the aesthetics and procedures inherent in painting practice today, yet bring diverse pressures to the form. 

Matthew Ballou, associate teaching professor in the University of Missouri's art department, has curated this exhibit. 

The exhibit runs from October 23 to December 9, with a closing reception and artist talk scheduled for Friday, December 7 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Elder Gallery is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m .to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. 

Nov
30
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming at Grinnell Pioneer Classic
Grinnell, IA
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Nov
30
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming at Grinnell Pioneer Classic
Grinnell, IA
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Nov
30
Friday
Christmas at the Cathedral: University Choir Performance
St. Cecilia Cathedral - Omaha

The Omaha Symphonic Chorus presents the 23rd annual Christmas at the Cathedral concert at St. Cecilia Cathedral. The chorus will be accompanied by the chamber orchestra of the Omaha Symphony. Also performing in the concert will be the Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir, the American Midwest Ballet and the Lincoln Boys Choir.

Tickets can be purchased at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3628823. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the north doors of the Cathedral beginning 45 minutes prior to the performance.

The cathedral is located at 701 N. 40th Street in Omaha.

 

Nov
30
Friday
Theatre Musical: Mamma Mia!
McDonald Theatre

NWU is among the first universities granted the rights to produce this Broadway smash featuring the music of ABBA! Sophie wants nothing more than to have her father walk her down the aisle for her traditional Greek wedding. But who is her father?

Performances will be held November 29-December 1 and December 6-8 at 7:30 p.m. and December 2nd and December 9th at 2 p.m. All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at https://tix5.centerstageticketing.com/sites/nebraskawesleyan6/ or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.