Deadline to register for Microbiomes Conference

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska EPSCoR
Today is the deadline to register for the free two-day symposium, “Microbiomes from Different Habitats: Soil, Water and Gut,” which gathers experts Oct. 16-17 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in downtown Lincoln. Speakers include The Atlantic’s Ed …

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 …

NIC Donation Drive for Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
During the month of October, Nebraska Innovation Campus is collecting needed items for Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach. Items needed include men’s (adult) white socks (new), disposable hand/foot warmers, and travel size shampoo. Please drop your …

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 …

Certificate for Civic Engagement Orientation Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Undergraduate students interested in developing a lifelong commitment of civic engagement are welcome to attend an orientation session. At the Certificate for Civic Engagement Orientation you will be learning the content and process of the …

International Student Discussion and Support Group

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Selleck Hall
This free group provides an opportunity to hear how other international students experience life in the U.S., gain knowledge of living in a new country and practice your English in a safe, non-judgmental environment.

Turner Enterprise, Inc. Bison Production in the Mid-west: The use of Holistic Management Principles

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Presentation by Tyrell Anderson, Ranch Manager, Blue Creek Ranch, Oshkosh, NE.

Junguo (Joe) Zhou – SVMBS Seminar Series

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Hall
“Drug Development Process and How to Become a Scientist in the Pharmaceutical Industry” will be presented by Dr. Junguo (Joe) Zhou, PhD, DABT, Principal Scientist, Preclinical Leader at Janssen, The Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson and Johnson.

Meal Kit Monday

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: Wellness Kitchen, Rec & Wellness Center
Let us make your meal-times easier! Forget those expensive meal delivery services and pre-order meal kits from our Wellness Kitchen. Then, pick up your ready-to-go, four-serving meals on the first Monday of the month at the Wellness Kitchen inside …

AI and Data-Driven Innovation Meetup

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: The Mill Coffee & Bistro
Join us at The Mill Coffee & Bistro at NIC for the AI and Data-Driven Innovation Meetup. This meetup is for anyone wanting to meet/greet with the community of people around Nebraska interested in all things Artificial/Augmented Intelligence, Machine …

Fundraiser for Minority Pre-Health Association

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Chipotle
Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Minority Pre-Health Association. Come in to the Chipole at 1317 Q St., bring in the flyer, take a picture of it with your smart phone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the …

“IT” Showing

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Come join Delta Xi Nu at the OASIS Lounge for a scary Halloween movie! FREE ADMISSION to the public!

Men’s Choral Festival Performance

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Men’s Choirs from the area take part in a festival throughout the day with a final performance at night. This year marks the 20th annual festival!

Peppermint @ UNL

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Coliseum
Peppermint is an American actress, singer, reality television personality, drag queen and trans-activist best known as a fixture in the New York City nightlife scene and as the runner-up on the ninth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

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.