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 …

First Gen Nebraska: Share a Meal

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:30 pm Location: Selleck Dining Hall
The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor’s First Generation Nebraska (FGN) program supports first generation college students as well as faculty and staff who identify as having been first gen themselves.

Stress Management Consultation for International Students

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Love Library South
If you are an international student who is feeling stressed and aren’t sure where to turn, make an appointment for this free, confidential consultation. To reserve your spot, email Xiping.qiu@unl.edu.

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 …

Mermaids & Godmothers: The Fairy Tale Revised

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Carolyn Turgeon will discuss fiction and mythology, fairy tale and feminism, and the role of magic in her novels and in her lifestyle magazine, Faerie (described by the New York Times as: “a mash-up of Medieval, Renaissance and Victorian influences …

Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts!

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Karen Kassebaum, director of staff diversity and inclusion, will lead an “Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts!” training session at 2 p.m. Oct. 23 in the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center.

Phillip Round - “The Ho-Chunk Red Horn Cycle: Oral Tradition and the Material Text”

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Red Horn is just one among many names given to a mythic figure whose iconography appears on material objects across the Mississippian world—from the Ohio River Valley; south to Etowah, in present-day Georgia; and west to Cahokia along the …

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.

I Get By With a Little Help From My Friends (Study Groups)

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Learn the do’s and don’ts of groups and study partners to help maximize learning!

Seminars: 1) RNA uptake in western corn rootworm, 2) Landscape ecology of the wheat stem sawfly

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Molly Darlington, a graduate student in the entomology department, will present the seminar, “Double-stranded RNA uptake in western corn rootworm and the role of endocytic transmembrane receptors.”

Science Cafe

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Happy Raven
Science Café at Morrill Hall is a casual, educational, and entertaining monthly series for adults (21+) exploring a variety of science and natural history topics. Join us for food, drinks and the opportunity to ask questions and share opinions.

RED Talk

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Adele Coryell Hall Learning Commons
Come out for our undergraduate research presentation free-for-all! Nebraska’s take on a TED Talk, hear undergraduate students present on their research and creative activities in short, 8-minute interactive sessions. Learn about the exciting work …

Karen Becker (cello) and Hye-Won Hwang (dance) Recital

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
A collaboration between Karen Becker (cello) and Hye-Won Hwang (dance) faculty members in the Glenn Korff School of Music. Becker and Hwang will be joined by Taiji Practitioner Roz Hussin, Visual Artist Geraldine Dobos, and University of Nebraska- …

Rhythm of Peace—Movement for Change

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
LiFETiME – Liminality in Flux, Experiencing Transitioning in Motion Eternally is an interdisciplinary collaboration between Taiji Practitioner Roz Hussin, Modern Dancer Hye-Won Hwang, Cellist Karen Becker, and Visual Artist Geraldine Dobos.

Vocal Jazz Ensemble and Graduate Jazz Combo Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Vocal Jazz Ensemble is a small choir, open to all members of the University community by audition. Students are instructed in jazz style, ensemble singing, lyric delivery, solos and improvisation. The ensemble …

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.