Campus to Campus Run+ Yoga + Snack

Date: Time: 8:45 am Location: Campus Rec
Join us for a friendly run (all walking/running levels welcome!) from Campus Recreation Center on City Campus to Recreation & Wellness on East Campus. After arriving at the Recreation & Wellness Center, participate in post-run yoga and enjoy a snack …

Big Red Bike Ride

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventure Center
Come discover the trail system of Lincoln. This will be approximately a 5-mile bike ride, highlighting some of the best parks that are accessible by bike. Bring your own bike and helmet or use one of Outdoor Adventures’ bikes for free. Limited to the …

Class Schedule Tours

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Orientation leaders will be available to escort students around campus to show them their classroom buildings. Tours leave every 30 minutes from the Crib.

Student Parent Welcome

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Students with Children and UNL’s Women’s Center want to welcome UNL students and their children to campus. UNL students and their children are welcome to come and participate in the festivities including balloon animals, face painting, and games …

Volleyball Red/White Scrimmage

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Bob Devaney Sports Center
All students are invited to see your Big Ten Champion Volleyball Team in action for the first time this season! Tickets are FREE for all students. Tickets can be reserved online at or show your NCard at the south entrance of …

Big Red Singers Exhibition Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The 2017-2018 Big Red Singers will make its debut in Kimball Recital Hall by performing select titles of recent Nebraska Show Choir Camp songs.

Ongoing Events

Alexander Girard and Textile Design at Mid-Century

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Home Economics Building
The exhibition “Alexander Girard and Textile Design at Mid-Century” runs May 22 through September 1, 2017. The exhibition features Girard’s designs from the department’s historic textiles collection alongside fashion of the period, to examine …

Nebraska Touring 2017 – Grand Island

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:00 am Location: Studio K
A traveling show of student work from the School of Art, Art History and Design at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

NanoArt Display

Date: Time: 7:00 am–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
NanoArt will be displayed in August.

Sacred Scraps: Quilt and Patchwork Traditions of Central Asia

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
The patchwork and quilts of Central Asia mark every aspect of traditional life from birth to death—touching each segment of society in vibrant and meaningful ways. “Sacred Scraps” moves the viewer into and through a cycle of life via the region …

Carnival of Contagion

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Love Library 2nd Floor
University Libraries is excited to announce the exhibition of comic book artist Bob Hall’s educational graphic novel, “Carnival of Contagion.” Created to raise awareness about the measles virus, a leading cause of death among children around …

Party at the Union

Date: Time: 9:00 pm–1:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
One of the most widely attended student events of the school year, Party at the Union serves as a great way to meet and have fun with other students. Includes activities presented by various Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs), such as improv …