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 …

LinkedIn: Networking Deep Dive

Date: Time: 8:30 am–10:30 am Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
In this exclusive in-depth session, Diane Siefkes will consult with a small group to help individuals put their best self forward on LinkedIn. Bring your laptop or use a computer on site to create and/or strengthen your profile. We’ll also discuss …

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 …

Fall Research Fair: Team Science: The Toolbox Project Workshop

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
In recent years, federal funding agencies have offered more and larger funding opportunities that encourage collaborative, interdisciplinary research teams to address grand, societal challenges. While faculty have formed interdisciplinary research …

New Employee Orientation

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information.

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 …

Education and Human Sciences Hot Chocolate Booth

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The College of Education and Human Sciences Student Advisory Board will hand out free hot chocolate and informational flyers in the Nebraska Union on Nov. 7. Be sure to stop by the booth in the union to grab a cup.

Lifeguard Review Course – Registration Deadline

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
The purpose of the Lifeguarding Review course is to give currently certified lifeguards the opportunity recertify by reviewing the course content within a formal course setting. This course is offered as a blended learning course. Blended learning …

Fall Research Fair: Team Science: The Toolbox Project Workshop

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–3:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
In recent years, federal funding agencies have offered more and larger funding opportunities that encourage collaborative, interdisciplinary research teams to address grand, societal challenges. While faculty have formed interdisciplinary research …

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!

Eileen Hebets: Using Arachnids to Inspire D.R.E.A.M.S

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
For many people, the sight of a spider is enough to cause a surge of fear, an impulse to run away or, for true arachnophobes, extreme reactions like heart palpitations and fainting.

Nebraska Lecture featuring Dr. Eileen Hebets

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
“Using Arachnids to Inspire D.R.E.A.M.S.” presented by Eileen Hebets, professor, School of Biological Sciences.

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. Vicente Planelles, University of Utah School of Medicine

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Pharmacologic Approaches toward Reversing HIV Latency,” will be presented by Dr. Vicente Planelles, University of Utah School of Medicine.

GRE Preparation for Health School Applications

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
If the GRE is required for admission to your professional health program, join us for a 1-hour overview of the exam. We will cover the format of the GRE, outline timelines for studying for and taking the exam, and share helpful resources and advice …

Let’s Talk - LGBTQA+ students

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
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!

UCARE Application Info Session

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Through the Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Experience (UCARE) program, Nebraska undergraduates learn how to conduct research or creative projects under the guidance of faculty advisers. Student participants in the UCARE program …

Get Pumped to Present (Class Presentations)

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Tips and tricks to help you prepare for presentations and feel more confident.

Healthy Swaps Cooking Demo

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Wellness Kitchen, Rec & Wellness Center
You don’t have to cut out desserts completely to keep a balanced diet. But, sugary desserts can often be hard to avoid. On National Healthy Eating Day we’ll bake up some Cookie Skillet Individuals using alternative ingredients to better suit a …

Study at Sheldon

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Need a change in scenery to tackle that homework? Head over to Sheldon for a special students-only after hours study hall. Free coffee from the Coffee House. healthy treats for brain power. Extra seating and charging stations. Raffle prizes …

Study at Sheldon

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Sheldon’s Great Hall will be transformed into a great study hall. Fuel up with snacks and find inspiration throughout the galleries.

Hixson-Lied and Clay Club Visiting Artists: Kim Dickey & Simon Levin

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
With financial support from the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series, UNL Clay Club is bringing Kim Dickey and Simon Levin to campus for demonstrations and consecutive public lectures Nov. 7-10. The lectures are free and open to the …

Nadine Strossen: “Hate: Why We Should Resist It With Free Speech, not Censorship”

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Nadine Strossen expertly dissects Constitutional law to share current challenges to our civil liberties today, stimulating thoughtful consideration of democratic ideals. With her expert knowledge of the Constitution, Nadine is a unique and valuable …

Nadine Strossen—“Hate: Why We Should Resist It With Free Speech, Not Censorship”

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Nadine Strossen expertly dissects Constitutional law to share current challenges to our civil liberties today, stimulating thoughtful consideration of democratic ideals.

SciPop Talk: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Among Us

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Adele Coryell Hall Learning Commons
Rebecca Lai, associate professor of chemistry, compares the properties of the fantastic beasts from Harry Potter’s world with a few of our more magical earthly creatures. Learn how bee and snake venom are now being used for scientific discoveries.

Saxophone Quartets Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Saxophone Studio is proud to present two nights of music featuring the University’s Saxophone Quartets—November 6 and 7, 2018.

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.