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 …

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 …

Brownbag Lunch—Imagine: A World without Violence to Women & Girls

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Indrani Goradia is a philanthropist and advocate for women’s health and empowerment. She is the founder and visionary behind Indrani’s Light Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing solutions to gender-based violence.

BSE Colloquium–Deepak Keshwani

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Chase Hall
UNL’s Mechanized Systems Management (MSYM) program offers students a unique curriculum that combines technology, agriculture, natural resources, business, and economics. MSYM graduates work in a broad range of industries in positions that span …

Hult Prize Info Session

Date: Time: 12:15 pm–1:15 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Bring your own lunch and learn about the Hult Prize UNL Competition. Hear tips on building your team and preparing your presentation to take part in the most prestigious competition for social entrepreneurship, taking place at the College of Business …

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!

Introduction to CPRDC with Focus on Business and Economic Data Sets Available

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Researchers interested in learning about opportunities to use restricted federal data sets in the Central Plains Research Data Center (CPRDC) located at UNL are invited to attend an information session this fall semester. John Anderson, executive …

Introduction to CPRDC with Focus on Business and Economic Data Sets Available—Webinar

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Online Webinar
Researchers interested in learning about opportunities to use restricted federal data sets in the Central Plains Research Data Center (CPRDC) located at UNL are invited to attend an information session this fall semester. John Anderson, executive …

Let’s Talk - LGBTQA+ students

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
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!

Japanese Physical Education Day with UNL Shotokan Karate of America Club

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Since the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, Japan has honored their dedication to physical activity by participating in “Health and Sports Day.” Schools and communities participate in this Japanese Physical Education day by performing various exercise …

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. Samodha Fernando, University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Understanding structure-function relationships in the rumen microbiome,” will be presented by Dr. Samodha Fernando, University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

UNMC Nursing Application Session

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
UNMC’s Student Services Coordinator will overview the application for UNMC’s nursing program. If you are applying to UNMC this fall/winter, this workshop is your opportunity to ask questions about how to complete the application.

Houston, We Have a Problem (Study Skills)

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Assess where you are, set goals for where you want to be, and develop new skills.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Jim Richard

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
The School of Art, Art History & Design is pleased to welcome Jim Richard as a Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Oct. 9-11th. He will give a public lecture about his work at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 10 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 …

Hubbard Lecture–Mary Kathryn Nagle: Sovereignty & Safety for Native Women

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Mary Kathryn Nagel is the executive director of the Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program and a partner at Pipestem Law, P. C. She is a playwright and an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee nation. She works to protect tribal sovereignty and the …

Roz Hossin Pre-Show Lecture: Bruce Lee, Martial and Media Arts

Date: Time: 6:15 pm–7:00 pm Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
Join us for a lecture by Roz Hussin on “Bruce Lee, Martial and Media Arts” before showing the documentary “Bruce Lee: A Warrior’s Journey” as a part of the Confucius Institute’s annual Chinese Film Festival.

“God Knows Where I Am” Film Screening

Date: Time: 6:45 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The story of one woman’s tragic death is told in a powerful exploration of mental illness. As part of Mental Illness Awareness Week, the free event is open to the public and presented by NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations, in partnership with 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 …

Jazz Ensembles Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Jazz Studies area in the Glenn Korff School of Music is proud to present the opening jazz concert of the 2018-19 season, featuring the UNL Big Band and the UNL Jazz Orchestra – “Kickoff”. This concert will …

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.