Taylor Wilson Designs: My World Through the Mind’s Eye

Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
Lincoln artist Taylor Wilson is displaying his work at NIC! Taylor is a visual artist working in multiple mediums, including painting, drawing, jewelry, screen-printing, mixed media, and assemblage sculpture. Taylor’s preferred mediums are graphite …

Pigment on Cloth: Tradition, Family, and the Art of Indian Pichvai Painting Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
This special exhibition introduces our audiences to the historic Indian practice of pichvais, devotional paintings on cotton cloth made as temple hangings in Nathdwara, Rajasthan. The exhibition presents work from one contemporary family of Nathdwara …

Business Office Hours: Economic Partnerships

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 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 …

University of Nebraska–Lincoln Homecoming Blood Drive

Date: Time: 11:00 am–5:00 pm Location: UNMC College of Nursing
All presenting blood donors will receive a commemorative T-shirt and a coupon by email for a FREE haircut at participating Sport Clips Haircuts locations to help you look good and feel good. Schedule your appointment today! Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1- …

UNL Homecoming Blood Drive

Date: Time: 11:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Nebraska Community Blood Bank will be on the UNL campus for 2018 Homecoming. Presenting donors will receive a FREE t-shirt and a coupon for a free sandwich at Chick-fil-a! To schedule an appointment, sign-up online at www.ncbb.org. Use sponsor code …

Power Lunch: Shifting Mindsets – Navigating the Complexity of Diversity & Inclusion in Organizations

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Are you looking for ways to enhance organizational effectiveness in the diversity and inclusion (D&I) domain? Do you wonder why D&I outcomes may not fully reach personal and organizational expectations? Dr. Gwendolyn Combs, associate professor of …

A Constitutional Discussion on the Legacy of Justice Kennedy and What Comes Next

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Please join the American Constitution Society and the Federalist Society as we host a public discussion between professors Eric Berger and Rick Duncan on the legacy of Supreme Court Justice Kennedy. This discussion will reflect on Kennedy’s …

Lunch and Learn with Katja Rinderspacher

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Architecture Hall
Katja Rinderspacher, a research associate and the ITECH M.Sc. Program Coordinator at the Institute for Computational Design and Construction, University of Stuttgart, will give a Lunch and Learn entitled “Computational Design and Digital …

Notes@Noon

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:45 pm Location: Adele Coryell Hall Learning Commons
Kicking off the first in the concert series, Jackie Allen and Hans Sturm play music from the Early Bird Project: new compositions inspired by early-mid 20th Century Nebraska singers and composers. Performing now for more than three decades, Allen and …

Business & Liberal Arts Career Fair

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Pinnacle Bank Arena
Representatives from employers and organizations in these areas will be available to discuss opportunities—for students of all majors—in their fields.

Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
This free service is open to all students. Come meet with a member of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) and discuss your concerns. No appointment is needed—just drop in!

Spanish Table

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Burnett Hall
Come practice your Spanish in casual conversation and improve your speaking skills while meeting new people! Every Wednesday–August 29 through November 28.

Alcohol/Drug Harm Reduction Support Group

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: University Health Center
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. Larry York, Noble Research Institute

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Root functional phenomics: Using high-throughput phenotyping to understand soil resource acquisition,” will be presented by Dr. Larry York, Noble Research Institute.

Let’s Talk - LGBTQA+ students

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
This free service is offered specifically to the LGBTQA+ student community. Come meet with a member of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) and discuss your concerns. No appointment is needed—just drop in!

Tailgate Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Abel/Sandoz Dining Center
It’s football season and we’re so excited about it that we’re celebrating at Abel/Sandoz dining for dinner. Come and join us!

Welcome to the No CRAM Zone (Test Prep)

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Predict test material and prepare for exams while keeping up in your classes.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: David Baskin

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
The School of Art, Art History & Design is pleased to welcome David Baskin as a Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Sept. 24-28. He will give a public lecture on Sept. 26th at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall 15.

Soul Line Dancing Lessons

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Recreation & Wellness Center
Soul Line Dancing with Kevin Reese is line dancing to R&B and hip-hop songs. You know, those group dances—the Electric Slide, the Cupid Shuffle, the Wobble—in which participants seem to magically know the choreography and do flash mob-style dance …

EnCourage Tour 2018

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Conservative Climate Courage. No, We’re Not Kidding. Join us for a conversation about how to bring America together to rise to the climate challenge. Join us for a discussion and Q & A with former Congressman Bob Inglis. The event is sponsored by …

Nebraska Young Adults and Mental Health: Snapping the Stigma

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among youth and young adults age 15-34. Understanding the issues concerning suicide and mental health is an important way to take part in suicide prevention, help others in crisis, and change the …

Setting for Movement

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: 14th & Avery Tennis Courts
Learn how to set fun and creative movements for indoor climbing walls. During this workshop you will learn the basics of creating movements through a short classroom session, putting holds on the wall, and collaborating to elicit thought-provoking …

Thomas C. Sorensen Policy Seminar Series

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Over the past decade, the rate of Americans that attempt suicide have continued to increase according to the latest Vital Signs report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Suicide is the second leading cause of death among youth and …

Scott Anderson, Faculty Recital

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Scott Anderson, Professor of Trombone at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music, will present a faculty recital. The title, “These my thoughts,” comes from the piece titled “Following Lee Konitz from Visions of …

Ongoing Events

Museum Builders: A Story of Fossils and Friendship

Date: Time: 9:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Morrill Hall
This temporary exhibition explores the history of paleontology and the friendship that led to the construction of the University of Nebraska State Museum, Morrill Hall.

Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Professionals Executive Certificate

Date: Time: 8:00 am–4:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
This program is appropriate for professionals, who need to work with financial information but do not have the formal educational background in finance or accounting. At the conclusion of the program, you will have sharper financial decision-making …

FLAPJACK

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–12:00 am Location: Delta Delta Delta
Delta Delta Delta annual pancake feed. Benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.