All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, September 26

NEBRASKA & BEYOND, A Photography Exhibition

Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Photographer Suzanne Spiehs was born and raised in Nebraska. Growing up on a farm outside of Grand Island, she developed a love for nature and the outdoors. Suzanne began her photography career more than 15 years ago, turning her focus toward …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Carleton Watkins: Making the West American

A talk by author Tyler Green

Date: Time: 9:30 am–10:45 am Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Tyler Green is a historian, critic, and the host of the Modern Art Notes Podcast, a weekly interview program that has aired over 400 episodes. His first book, “Carleton Watkins: Making the West American,” is both a biography of one of the …
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

NAECR Networking Event


Date: Time: 9:30 am–11:00 am Location: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Dr. Hiro Yoshikawa, professor of globalization and education at New York University, will discuss global child development, particularly concerning international research and diverse populations. The event will conclude with time for networking and …

Maggie Steingraeber Brown Bag Lunch

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Henzlik Hall
Faculty and students are invited to a brown-bag lunch with Maggie Steingraeber, Office of English Language Programs at the U.S. Department of State. Her office manages programming and resources for English language teaching and learning, collaborates …
This event originated in TLTE.

Power Lunch: Managing Communication and Culture in the Five-Generation Workforce

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Typically there are three generations in the workforce at any given time. Today, there are five. What effect does this have on the culture of your company? Research shows the most critical element of a positive and productive organization is…the …
This event originated in College of Business.

3rd Annual Sustainability Summit—Day 1

Date: Time: 11:45 am–3:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Interested in learning more about sustainability? Enjoy the keynote speaker from the Arbor Day Foundation, followed by two great breakout sessions! Session topics include Sustainability in Business/Economics Panel, Careers in Sustainability Panel, …

Coping Skills Toolbox for Better Well-being

Group Screening Required

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Gain the skills you need. Sessions will cover mindfulness, self care and managing stress, cognitive behavioral skills, interpersonal effectiveness skills and positive psychology skills. Interested students should contact CAPS for session dates and …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Japanese Movie Club

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Come watch a movie with us in the Kawasaki Reading Room. Contact the Kawasaki Reading Room to find out what movie will be screened.

Women’s and Gender Studies 2019 Annual Lecture


Date: Time: 2:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
In October 2017, Tomi-Ann Roberts announced publicly in The New York Times that she was a victim of sexual harassment by Harvey Weinstein—years earlier, when she was a college student. She has since been featured in several news stories describing …

Big Ten Emerging Scholars Lecture by Stephanie Tsank

Inside Mary Johnson’s Mouth: Crane’s Realism and Sensing the Slums in Maggie: A Girl of the Streets

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Dr. Tsank received her PhD from the University of Iowa. Her talk draws on material from a larger project examining how realist writers use food and the senses to depict immigrant characters and in turn, support constructions (or revisions) of …
This event originated in Department of English.

Executive Insights Discussion sponsored by State Farm

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:45 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Executive Insights features a panel discussion with distinguished Nebraska alumni executives. Regardless of major or area of industry, students and professionals are invited to join the discussion and hear about the issues facing leaders and learn …
This event originated in College of Business.

First 30: First-Generation Graduate Students

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Thirty days after the first day of classes, you can join the conversation on comprehensive well-being and academic support alongside fellow first-gen graduate students. First 30: First-Generation Graduate Students is an event for graduate students …
This event originated in Graduate Student Development.

Great Plains Lecture: C.J. Janovy

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
Author C.J. Janovy will speak about her experiences writing “No Place Like Home: Lessons in Activism from LGBT Kansas” at a Paul A. Olson lecture at the Center for Great Plains Studies.
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

Truman and Udall Information Session

Learn about these two service-oriented awards!

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The Udall Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship for college sophomores and juniors pursuing studies leading to a career in tribal health, tribal public policy, or the environment. Candidates should be working towards positive solutions to …
This event originated in Office of Fellowships.

Get To Know The LSAT

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Pre-Law students of all grade levels are encouraged to attend this presentation on the Law School Admission Test (LSAT). Topics covered will include an overview of the exam and its sections, how to best prepare for the exam during your undergraduate …

Faculty Club Night

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Faculty Club Nights are a monthly informal gathering where faculty enjoy the opportunity to mingle, collaborate, and socialize in an informal setting sponsored by the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor.
This event originated in Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor.

Sheldon Student Advisory Board

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
With opportunities for leadership, creative exploration, and community, members of the Sheldon Student Advisory Board (SSAB) collaborate with peers and art professionals to enhance student experiences at the museum.
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

David Krugler

Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of Will Brown Lynching

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Remembrance of the 100th anniversary of the Will Brown lynching in Omaha, which took place on September 28, 1919. The murder of Brown, an African American laborer, by a white mob was part of a wave of anti-black violence sweeping the United States …
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.

Kappa Delta & Phi Kappa Theta Presents: Funnel Cakes

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: Behind Phi Kappa Theta
Funnel Cakes with Kappa Delta and Phi Kappa Theta will have funnel cakes, cotton candy, yard games, and fun! All proceeds from the event will go to the Cedars Home for Children and the Teammates Mentoring Program. This event is open to the public. …

UPC Nebraska Presents: Good Hair

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Prompted by a question from his young daughter, comic Chris Rock sets out to explore the importance of hair in black culture. Rock interviews celebrities such as Ice-T and Raven Symone, and visits hair salons, stylist competitions and even an Indian …

Ongoing Events

The Heart of Campus: A N150 Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
“The Heart of Campus” is a new exhibit to celebrate N150. A special tribute to University Hall and other artifacts curated by the University Archives & Special Collections staff are featured. A selection of archival photographs run on the virtual …
This event originated in Libraries.

Project 2019 Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Architecture Hall
The College of Architecture’s third annual PROJECT exhibition features student work from the Master of Architecture Program at the UNL College of Architecture. The design-research, design\build and independent thesis projects showcase the breadth …
This event originated in Architecture.