Friday, October 13


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

Finding Place: Homestead National Monument Teacher Writing Workshop

8:30 am–3:30 pm Homestead National Monument
This workshop is offered in partnership with the Nebraska Writing Project.

SJ Sindu, Meet & Greet

10:30 am–11:30 am Nebraska Union
Come meet SJ Sindu, author of “Marriage of a Thousand Lies.” Sindu writes about the intersections of being Sri Lankan and being LGBTQA+ in America. Join us and meet the author (a UNL Alumn) and hear about her amazing book!

Addressing Anti-Trans Violence

12:00 pm–1:30 pm Nebraska Union
Attend the Ethics Center panel discussion and brown bag lunch event hosted by the Kutak Ethics Center and the LGBTQA+ Resource Center. The panel will focus on violence that is experienced by the transgender community.

OASIS Lunch and Learn

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
An avenue where students share details of their experiences in education abroad, civic engagement, undergraduate research, and on and off-campus employment and leadership experiences.

Agricultural Economics Seminar

3:00 pm–4:30 pm Filley Hall
Presented by Marco Costanigro, Colorado State University.

James Takacs, Chem Colloquium

3:30 pm–4:30 pm Hamilton Hall
Professor James Takacs, University of Nebraska–Lincoln, will present “Take a CAHB Direct to Chiral Boronic Esters but Don’t Interrupt?.”

Free Skate Night

8:00 pm–11:00 pm John Breslow Ice Hockey Center
Campus Recreation is hosting free Skate Nights for UNL students during these select Fridays:

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.

Traveling Nano Exhibit

10:00 am–5:00 pm 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

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 …