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 …

Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am 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!

Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Career Fair

Date: Time: 10:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Campus Union
Join Career Services and hundreds of state and national employers for the Fall 2018 Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Career Fair. Representatives from employers and organizations in these areas will be available to discuss opportunities— …

Oktoberfest Lunch

Date: Time: 10:30 am–2:00 pm Location: Cather Dining Center
The name says it all! Join us for an Oktoberfest Lunch at Cather Dining.

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 …

Latina Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: University Health Center
A 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, listen and understand, mentor and guide …

Campus Conversation and Poster Workshop

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Join in on a discussion about how art can be used as a vehicle for social change and make a poster that sends your message to the world. The conversation will be co-led by artist Eric Gottesman, co-founder of For Freedoms Federation, Professor Stacy …

For Freedoms: A Campus Conversation

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
What does freedom of expression look like in 2018? Sheldon Museum of Art is hosting a campus conversation with artist Eric Gottesman, cofounder of the For Freedoms Federation. Following a discussion on how art has been used as a vehicle for social …

Let’s Talk – LGBTQA+ Students

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 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!

Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 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!

Ask Us about using Box in Canvas!

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Adele Coryell Hall Learning Commons
We will be at various locations on campus.

STEM Education Seminar/Journal Club

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Brian Couch, School of Biological Sciences, will lead a discussion of the article: “When group work doesn’t work: insights from students” by Yunjeong Chang and Peggy Brickman. https://www.lifescied.org/doi/pdf/10.1187/cbe.17-09-0199

Frances Arnold, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Frances H. Arnold, California Institute of Technology, will present the first of the two-day Cliff S. Hamilton Award Lectures. “Innovation by Evolution: Expanding the Enzyme Universe”. Open to the Public.

French Table

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Yia Yia’s
Come and join us for casual French conversation and yummy pizza at Yia Yia’s (1423 E O Street) every Thursday from 3:30-5pm! We would love to see you there!

Carnival Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Selleck Dining Center
Join us as we serve carnival favorites for dinner!

Larsen Tractor Museum Fall Open House

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Larsen Tractor Museum
Before going to the homecoming concert, be sure to stop by the Larsen Tractor Museum for some food, fun, and games! The museum will be open for visitors along with the University of Nebraska Tractor Restoration Club workshop. Bring the kids for …

2018 Pauley Lecture – “Listen to Athletes for a Change: Race, Politics, and Sports”

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
What happens when athletes use their moments on the field, the court, the track or the pitch to make a political statement? Do we have different expectations of who they are and what they are or should be doing? Dr. Amy Bass, professor of History and …

Wilderness Park Mountain Biking

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:45 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Join us for a relaxing escape as we explore one of Lincoln’s parks by bicycle. Just a short ride from downtown, Wilderness Park offers miles of winding forest single-track trails to improve your bike handling abilities and reconnect with nature. …

For Freedoms Lecture

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Eric Gottesman will discuss the role of art in broadening participation in civic discourse and building civil society. Gottesman is cofounder of the For Freedoms Federation, a platform that promotes ways for artists and arts institutions to engage in …

Opening of RWC Outside Rec Area

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Rec & Wellness Center
On your way to annual Homecoming Concert, enjoy free games, free Scooter’s drinks, and win prizes to celebrate the newly-constructed sand volleyball, basketball, and tennis courts on East Campus.

Flyover New Music Series

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
Last year, we launched the Flyover New Music Series with the belief that the music written and performed by students in the Glenn Korff School of Music could create a community of musicians and listeners who come together to achieve new heights of …

September Poetry Slam featuring Omaha NPS Team

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Come to the Crib in the Nebraska Union to watch or participate in the first poetry slam of the semester! This month members of the Omaha Poetry Slam team, who competed at the national poetry slam in Chicago this past August, will perform a feature. …

UPC & KX96.9 Present Homecoming Concert 2018

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: East Campus Mall
Drake White & the Big Fire and Eric Paslay are this year’s Homecoming artists! Free Admission!

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.