Free HIV Testing

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Selleck Hall
The University Health Center is offering free HIV tests to students, faculty and staff. Confidential results are available in 20 minutes.

Latina Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: 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, …

OASIS Male Initiative

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The OASIS Male Initiative is a gathering of minority males designed to empower, encourage, motivate and engage male students of color. The OASIS Male Initiative provides support for minority male students by providing fellowship, mentorship, social …

Canvas Tea Time – Open office hours and support

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

“What Editors Want,” a craft talk with Lynne Barrett

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Lynne Barrett is a fiction writer, essayist, and editor. She will discuss the craft of writing and her book, WHAT EDITORS WANT: A MUST-READ FOR WRITERS SUBMITTING TO LITERARY MAGAZINES. The book covers the steps in the submission process and how to …

Brothers United

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

SBS Seminar: Wayne Riekhof, School of Biological Sciences

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
“Biochemical Adaptations to Phosphate Starvation in Algae and Fungi: Lipid Remodeling Is the Key in Habitats as Varied as Ponds, Puddles, Poodles, and People”


Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Novelist, memoirist, and UNL alum SJ Sindu will discuss her new work: the novel MARRIAGE OF A THOUSAND LIES and the hybrid fiction/nonfiction chapbook, I ONCE MET YOU BUT YOU WERE DEAD.

Maxwell Arboretum Fall Harvest Festival

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:30 pm Location: Maxwell Arboretum
The Friends of Maxwell Arboretum, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Landscape Services, and Gardens Friends invite you to join us for another family-friendly event, Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of the Earl G. Maxwell Arboretum and the 20th …

Creative Animal Tour: Sustainable living & a tiny house

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Hardin Hall
The School of Natural Resources is hosting the Creative Animal Foundation U.S. Tour. The event is free and open to the public.

Reading: Lynne Barrett

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Lynne Barrett is the award-winning author of the story collections THE SECRET NAMES OF WOMEN, THE LAND OF GO, and, most recently, MAGPIES, which received the Florida Book Awards Gold Medal for General Fiction. Barrett edited TIGERTAIL: FLORIDA FLASH …


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.

University Singers Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Newman Center Church
“Light and Life” will be the title of the University Singers fall performance. It again will be in the magnificent new campus Newman Center at the corner of 16th and Q Streets at 7:30pm. The concert will combine a variety of choral works …

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.

Traveling Nano Exhibit

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Durham Museum
The traveling nano exhibit will be at the Durham Museum in Omaha from October through December. Museum hours can be seen at

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 …