Thursday, October 5

Canvas Tea Time – Open office hours and support

2:00 pm–4:00 pm Brace Laboratory
Have a Canvas question? Get Canvas help and enjoy some hot tea!

FREE HIV Test Site

12:00 pm–2:00 pm Selleck Hall
Get tested for HIV and learn how to reduce your risk. Results in 20 minutes! Open to students, faculty and staff.

Latina Discussion and Support Group

12:00 pm–1:00 pm University Health Center
A Counseling and Psychological Services discussion and support group intended to address issues faced by Latina women across campus. Goals of the group are to support and empower one another, discuss and reflect on issues important to Latina women, …

Abigail/1702

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

Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Career Fair

10:00 am–3:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Join Career Services and hundreds of state and national employers for the Fall 2017 Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Career Fair. Representatives from employers and organizations in these areas will be available to discuss opportunities— …

Check Up From The Neck Up

10:00 am–2:00 pm Nebraska Union
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you are feeling is more than just stress? This is your chance to assess how you are handling daily life. Meet with a professional for a brief consultation done in a private setting to discuss your results …

Check Up From The Neck Up

10:00 am–2:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you are feeling is more than just stress? This is your chance to assess how you are handling daily life. Meet with a professional for a brief consultation done in a private setting to discuss your results …

Poetry in Print: the poetry book and the publishing process

11:00 am Andrews Hall
Three poets, Crystal Gibbins, Adrian Koesters, and Michelle Menting—alum of the Creative Writing PhD Program of the UNL English Dept—offer advice and insights into the process of bringing their poetry to publication: from navigating the typical …

Brothers United

3:00 pm–4:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
A free support group for men of color. Attend to learn leadership skills and gain support.

John Hartwig, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
Professor John F. Hartwig, University of California, Berkeley, will present the first of the two-day Hamilton Award Lectures. “Chemical Catalysis – Changing What People Make.” Open to the public.

2017 Pauley Lecture: The Other Slavery

5:30 pm–7:00 pm Nebraska Union
The Pauley Lecture for 2017 is titled “The Other Slavery” and will be presented by Dr. Andrés Reséndez. The Other Slavery examines the system of bondage that targeted Native Americans, a system that was every bit as terrible, degrading, and vast as …

Check Up From The Neck Up

6:00 pm–8:00 pm Campus Recreation Center
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you are feeling is more than just stress? This is your chance to assess how you are handling daily life. Meet with a professional for a brief consultation done in a private setting to discuss your results …

Check Up From the Neck Up

6:00 pm–8:00 pm Campus Recreation Center
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if it is something more than just stress? “Check Up From the Neck Up” is your chance to meet with a professional to see where you are with your mental health.

Hoagland Lecture Series presents Jeff Zeleny

6:00 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum of Art
The Peter J. Hoagland Lecture Series presents Jeff Zeleny, Senior White House Correspondent for CNN.

Ongoing Events

Carnival of Contagion

8:00 am–5:00 pm 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

All Day 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

10:00 am–4:00 pm 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 …