Career Information Session: Activ8

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
A career information session led by Activ8 is 10 a.m. Nov. 2 in the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center.

Brown-bag on Gathering for Decorating

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Keim Hall
Many people gather plants and other natural elements to bring indoors, but Bob Henrickson, Horticulture Program Coordinator for the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, says often they wait and collect too late in the season, “It’s best to gather …

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, …

NURAMP Workshop

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Whittier Building
Introduction to NUgrant: logging on, submitting and routing a proposal, basic reporting functions.

NURAMP Workshop

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Whittier Building
Key elements of the NUgrant IRB protocol online form and information to include in requests for approval to involve human subjects in research.

STEM Education Seminar

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Alexandra Twyman, an assistant professor of educational psychology, will discuss science, technology, engineering and mathematics education in a 2 p.m. Nov. 2 seminar in Bessey Hall. The presentation is free and open to the public.

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.

Matthew Jockers, co-author of THE BESTSELLER CODE: ANATOMY OF THE BLOCKBUSTER NOVEL

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Kick off National Novel Writing Month @ UNL with a discussion about THE BESTSELLER CODE, which explores the relationship between creativity and analytics, and examines trends in the New York Times bestseller list. Matthew Jockers, who wrote the book …

SBS Seminar: Laurel Symes, Dartmouth College

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
“The Community Ecology of Communication in Crickets and Katydids”

Bike Maintenance Skills Class

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventure Center
Ever been stuck on the trail or street and not know what to do? Sign up for this class and practice basic maintenance items you can do on your own bike to get home and discuss other biking-related topics. A new topic will be presented each Thursday …

Dana Fritz Lecture and Book Signing

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Professor of Art Dana Fritz’s photographs explore the world’s largest enclosed landscapes. A new book on the series, “Terraria Gigantica: The World under Glass,” (University of New Mexico Press) has recently been published.

To Be or Not to Be: Discussion on DACA and Immigration

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Willa S. Cather Dining Complex
A discussion on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and immigration is 6 p.m. Nov. 2 in the Willa S. Cather Dining Complex.

SNR Documentary Series: ‘Dinosaur 13’

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Hardin Hall
The School of Natural Resource’s fall documentary series will conclude with “Dinosaur 13.” The event is free and open to the public.

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 https://durhammuseum.org/visit/hours-and-admission/.

Exhibition: Patchwork and Quilts of North Karnataka, India

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Home Economics Building
A new exhibition at the Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery is exploring quilting in India.

Lead Climbing Clinic

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventure Center
This class teaches the foundational skills needed to dial in lead climbing and lead belaying at the climbing wall. Prior top rope climbing experience at or above 5.9 is required to succeed in this class. Completion of class provides a one-year Lead …