PGC is a 30-day green lifestyle challenge to raise awareness about conscious living, informed consumption and the collective impact of each of our actions. From October 1-30, daily green challenges, each with a unique theme,sought to engage, inform, and mobilize students around sustaining their world.
YOU CAN JOIN AT ANY TIME DURING THE MONTH!
You will get a daily e-mail for the month of October, and have chances to win prizes from PGC as well as Sustainable Living! Post testimonials to our Facebook Page, and mention us on Twitter! The more you post and tweet, the better your prizes will be! Prizes range from soap, granola bars, granola, and gift certificates to local places downtown!
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Sign-Up at http://projectgreenchallenge.com/, and put Sustainable Living as your organization!
The University Health Center offers walk-in flu shot clinics - no appointments required. Flu shots are free for UNL students paying UPFF facility fees and $30 for faculty and staff. The UHC will file Blue Cross Blue Shield claims for faculty and staff members under the wellness benefit. You must have your insurance card at the time of vaccination in order to file a Blue Cross Blue Shield claim only. If you have used up your wellness benefit for the 2012 coverage period, you will be sent a bill from the UHC. The clinics will be held from 11:30am to 1pm on the following dates at:
Dec. 3: Harper Schramm Smith Dining Hall
Dec. 4: Abel/Sandoz Dining Hall
Dec. 5: East Campus Union
Dec. 6: Nebraska Union - Wellness Booth
Forms are available on-line for you to fill out prior to coming to one of the flu shot clinics to speed up the process. If you are unable to make one of the clinics, you can make an appointment at 402-472-5000.
Bring your lunch and join the discussion. The following topics will be discussed:
• Sept. 10: Adjusting to college life and being out on campus.
• Oct. 1: LGBTQ History - where have we been and where are we at now? Looking at the history of LGBTQ rights at UNL and society at large.
• Nov. 5: Social media and the LGBTQ community — how Facebook, Twitter, and other social media impacts our relationships with family, friends, and partners.
• Dec. 3: Heading home for the holidays. How do we deal with family after being away at school and making our own decisions? Topics may include deciding on whether to come out to parents, bring romantic partners home, dealing with family discord, and more.
All Brown Bag discussions in the LGBTQA Resource Center on the 3rd floor in the Nebraska Union.
The University of Nebraska Faculty Brass Quintet will perform in concert on Monday, Oct 1 at 7:30 pm in Kimball Recital Hall. Tickets: General admission $5, student/senior $3, available at the door approx. one hour before the performance.
Students studying abroad in Winter, Spring, and Spring Break 2013 may apply online for a variety of UNL scholarships. (Students going abroad in Summer 2013 may apply for "early consideration" for the Global Gateway).