Platte River State Park Biking

Date: Time: 6:00 am–9:00 am Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
The early bird gets the worm! Start your day off with a dawn ride on some of the best regional trails. Join us and get to meet some others willing to make local adventures happen.

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 …

NURAMP: Cost Sharing

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: Paul Research Center
During this Nebraska University Research Administration Management Program (NURAMP) session learn about what cost share and match are, how they are managed at Nebraska, and the process and procedures for reporting cost share.

Lunch & Learning

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
ISSO will provide light refreshments; feel free to bring a lunch!

Dish It Up! Week Without Violence Remix

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join the UNL Women’s Center and the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services (OASIS) in the JGMC Lounge for an open discussion about violence in communities of color.

Week Without Violence

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) staff will lead a discussion on the impact of violence on mental health.

Publishing Panel Discussions

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Join us for panel discussions with New York City literary agents and editors, and gain insights into the publishing process, seeking an agent, literary trends, professionalization, etc.

Consultation for Veterans, Military Members and Their Families

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
This service is an opportunity for veterans, military members and/or military dependents to ask questions, discuss barriers, find resources and get support for the unique challenges faced in the military culture. This is a nonjudgmental, supportive …

Publishing Panel Discussions

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Join us for panel discussions with New York City literary agents and editors, and gain insights into the publishing process, seeking an agent, literary trends, professionalization, etc.

Dr. G. Marcela Rodriguez — CBC/RBC Seminar

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
Dr. G. Marcela Rodriguez, associate professor, Public Health Research Institute, New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University, will present the seminar “Iron homeostasis in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Mechanisms and role in pathogenesis.”

Entomology seminar on revealing mosquitocide resistance mechanisms

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Dr. Leslie Rault, a post doc research associate in the Department of Entomology, will present the seminar, “Revealing mosquitocide resistance mechanisms: A key challenge for protecting human health.”

Family and Friends of Addicted Loved Ones Support Group

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This support group is for students who have an alcoholic mother, father or guardian, but we also welcome students who have an alcoholic partner.

Houston, We Have a Problem (Study Skills)

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Assess where you are, set goals for where you want to be, and develop new skills.

Major Exploration Event

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Find a major that’s the right fit for you by choosing from various sessions!

Fall Break Outdoor Trip Deadline

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Today is the last day to register for Outdoor Adventure’s fall break trips, Oct. 12-16. Cost of each trip is $275 for Nebraska students and Campus Rec members and $325 for the general public. Trips include:

An Evening with Sophie Labelle—Transgender Cartoonist & Author

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Love Library
Sophie Labelle is the French Canadian author of Assigned Male Comics, a webcomic about a bunch of sarcastic trans teenagers. Her work has been acclaimed and recognized internationally. Sophie will talk about her work and share stories and anecdotes …

From Gym to Crag

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–9:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Gain a basic core skillset and use those skills in a variety of settings to form foundational understanding of basic self-rescue or anchoring for basic sport climbs. While completion of this course won’t get you set to climb El Cap, you’ll gain …

Take Back the Night

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Sigma Psi Zeta is hosting their annual candlelight vigil to spread awareness of domestic violence in all its varied forms.

Jon Meacham: “Tumult, Tragedy and Hope: America in 1968 from a Half Century’s Perspective”

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
One of America’s most prominent public intellectuals, Jon Meacham is a regular contributor to TIME and The New York Times Book Review. His national bestseller, “American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House,” won the Pulitzer Prize in 2009. …

Symphonic Band Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The Symphonic Band opens its 2018-19 season with a celebration of the music of Leonard Bernstein in honor of the centennial of his birth. The program, titled “Lenny”, explores the breadth of output from one of the best musical minds in American …

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.

Confluence: 2018 Mid-America College Art Association Members Exhibition

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Reception: October 5, 5-8:00 p.m.

Chinese Film Festival

Date: Time: All Day Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
This year we will be showing three films: I Am Not Madame Bovary, Wolf Warrior 2, Bruce Lee: A Warrior’s Journey.