New Employee Orientation

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information.

Business Office Hours with DED, NBDC & Invest Nebraska

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
Staff from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED), Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC), and Invest Nebraska will hold weekly office hours at NIC. The team will provide a diverse range of services in one location to allow …

Ask Us about Canvas!

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
We will be at various locations on campus.

NURAMP Workshop

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: Whittier Building
This overview explains programs that govern the use of animals in research and ensure protections of human subjects involved in research, as well as policies related to conflict of interest, the responsible conduct of research and export control.

Quick Tips: Research 101 – Finding & using sources in library databases and beyond

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Just received your first research assignment and don’t know where to start? Need more information and don’t know where to find it? Come and find out how to devise a research strategy that will get you on track to completing that research paper.

An Encounter on the Great Plains: Spirit Lake Dakota and Scandinavian Settlers

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
Join us for a Great Plains lecture by Karen Hansen, professor at Brandeis University, titled “An Encounter on the Great Plains: Spirit Lake Dakota and Scandinavian Settlers,” which is part of the Paul A. Olson seminar series.

Gender, Fashion & the Media

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
The Women’s and Gender Studies department in the College of Arts and Sciences and the Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design (TMFD) in the College of Education and Human Sciences present the lecture “The Rise of Pop Culture Porn …

The Rise of Pop Culture Porn Chic

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
A public lecture by visiting professor, Annette Lynch. She will discuss how the mainstreaming of pornographic imagery into fashion and popular culture at the turn of the millennium in the United States and Great Britain signaled a dramatic shift in …

Alcohol/Drug Harm Reduction Support Group

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Benton Hall
This is a free weekly group for students who want to make better decisions about their alcohol and/or drug use. Past groups have demonstrated an eclectic mix of students who vary greatly in their level of use but are able to assist one another in …

Dr. Richard Wilson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Molecular mechanisms governing phytopathogenic fungal growth in rice cells,” will be presented by Dr. Richard Wilson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Refreshments will be served at 3:30 p.m. The event is open to the public.

Study at Sheldon

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Sheldon’s Great Hall will be transformed into a great study hall for a night. Consultants from the University of Nebraska’s Writing Center will be on hand to work with writers of all levels, from all disciplines, and at all stages of the creative …

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist/Scholar: Robert Mahoney

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
The Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series is pleased to welcome veteran New York City art critic and the juror of this year’s Nebraska National Undergraduate Studio Art Competition, Robert Mahoney. His talk will be in the form of a …

Mutual of Omaha Networking Event for Faculty

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:30 pm Location: The Club at NIC
Please join Mutual of Omaha associates for a networking event. Faculty members are encouraged to attend to learn about Mutual of Omaha and discuss ways we can build partnerships with your classrooms.

From Couch to 5.10

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventure Center
Feeling like your climbing has plateaued? Needing to shake up the routine? Work with certified climbing instructors and a certified personal trainer to add some structure to your climbing. Whether you’re looking to get in climbing shape or need to …


Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Theater
Ten years after “The Crucible’s” infamous seductress, Abigail Williams, danced with the devil in Salem, darkness returns.

Wind Ensemble Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The Wind Ensemble opens the season with a festive musical array inspired by William Makepeace Thackeray’s novel Vanity Fair, or Pen and Pencil Sketches of English Society. The concert opens with Percy Fletcher’s comedy overture on characters from …

Ongoing Events

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 …

Fit + Fueled

Date: Time: All Day Location: Recreation and Wellness Center
It’s not a weight-loss diet. It’s not a 30-day challenge. This is a lifestyle change. And our incredible team of specialists will help you make it stick.

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 …