STEM Education Seminar/Journal Club

Date: Time: 2:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Katie Brazeal, School of Biological Sciences, will lead a discussion of the following article: “Effect of Teaching Metacognitive Learning Strategies on Performance in General Chemistry Courses,” by Elzbieta Cook, Eugene Kennedy, and Saundra Y. …

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 …

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!

Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: University Health Center
Get the flu shot before the flu gets you! Flu shots are FREE for students at the University Health Center!

Check Up From The Neck Up

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you are feeling is more than just stress? Drop in at this fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions about how you’re handling daily life and discuss your results with a …

NURAMP: Preparing for Awards and Managing Contracts

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Paul Research Center
This Nebraska University Research Administration Management Program (NURAMP) session addresses how to apply for and manage contracts and other types of agreements, as well as special circumstances that may arise while waiting for an award.

Check Up From The Neck Up

Date: Time: 11:30 am–2:30 pm Location: Massengale Residence Hall
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you are feeling is more than just stress? Drop in at this fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions about how you’re handling daily life and discuss your results with a …

Check Up From The Neck Up

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:30 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Hall
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you are feeling is more than just stress? Drop in at this fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions about how you’re handling daily life and discuss your results with a …

Ask Us about Discover in Canvas!

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
We will be at various locations on campus.

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 …

University Majors Fair

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Explore your options for academic majors through conversations with staff from each of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln colleges. Stop by during the event to gather information in an informal setting.

Let’s Talk – LGBTQA+ Students

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 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!

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!

October PED Talks

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Please join us for October PED Talks!

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!

Special Guest Lecture by Kenneth Pomeranz: Why Is China So Big?

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
The Confucius Institute invites the public for a public lecture on Chinese history by Kenneth Pomeranz, Professor of Modern History at the University of Chicago and former president of the American Historical Association. His work focuses mostly on …

Check Up From The Neck Up

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Harper Dining Center
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you are feeling is more than just stress? Drop in at this fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions about how you’re handling daily life and discuss your results with a …

Vegan Paradise Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Cather Dining Center
Join us and try some delicious vegan entrees at Cather Dining.

Humanities on the Edge presents Kent A. Ono

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Kent A. Ono is a professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Utah.

Voices of Hope Open House & Vigil

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Voices of Hope
Tour the facility, meet staff and board members, and gather to honor and remember survivors. Open house: 5:30–7:30 pm and Candelight vigil: 7:30-8:00 pm.

Bike Maintenance Skills Class

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Ever been stuck on the trail or street and not know what to do? Sign up for this two-week class and practice basic maintenance items you can do on your own bike to get home and discuss other biking-related topics. A new topic will be presented each …

Check Up From The Neck Up

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you are feeling is more than just stress? Drop in at this fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions about how you’re handling daily life and discuss your results with a …

BGE Studios Presents: MEMES: A New Reality

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
Starring Scott Friend, Dustin Wonch, Halie Lewin, Hilda Rey, Alihandro Mendoza, Tyre Merritt, Joshua Miller, Shelby Shively. Seats are limited.

“Beyond Borders” (2016)

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Cornhusker Bank
A documentary about undocumented Mexican immigrants in the United States, the film is an intimate look at the struggles, contributions and aspirations of undocumented Mexican immigrants and their families. The film examines U.S. policy decisions that …

Jim Obergefell: “Marriage Equality: Love Wins”

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Twenty years ago, Jim Obergefell and John Arthur fell in love in Cincinnati, Ohio, a place where gays were routinely picked up by police and fired from their jobs. In 2013, the Supreme Court ruled that the federal government had to provide married …

University Singers & All-Collegiate Choir Performance, joined by the Wahoo High School Choir

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Newman Center Church
The University Singers and All-Collegiate Choir concert at 7:30 p.m. on October 11 will be in the beautiful Newman Center on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus at 16th and Q St. Special guests will be the high school choir from Wahoo, Nebraska …

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.