All events are in Central time unless specified.

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 …
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Donuts & Drinks: Abel, Sandoz and Courtyards Resident Appreciation Week

Date: Time: 7:30 am–10:30 am Location: Abel/Sandoz/Courtyards Complex
We hope you enjoy donuts and drinks to start your day as a part of University Housing’s Resident Appreciation Week.
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Maggy Rozycki Hiltner: Vantage Point

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
Maggy Rozycki Hiltner is a full-time studio artist and activist living in Red Lodge, Montana. She comes from a family of makers: her mother and grandmothers needlepointed pillows, made quilts and stitched or knitted their clothes and toys; her father …
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What’s on the Horizon for International Trade?

Date: Time: 8:30 am–3:45 pm Location: UNL College of Law
Join us to hear leading experts and former trade policy officials share insights on today’s fast-moving trade-policy dynamics, including the future of the World Trade Organization, how new trade agreements may reshape the competitive landscape, the …
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Check Up from the Neck Up National Depression Screening Day

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you’re feeling is more than just stress? Students can drop in for a fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions.
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Check Up from the Neck Up National Depression Screening Day

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you’re feeling is more than just stress? Students can drop in for a fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions.
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Diversity & Inclusion: Check Your Mental Health

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
This mental health focused diversity and inclusion event will engage campus and community partners in providing resources and activities to increase student, faculty, and staff understanding of mental health resources, awareness of biases and …
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Baseball Favorites Lunch Resident Appreciation Week

Date: Time: 10:30 am–3:30 pm Location: Selleck Dining Center
Join us at Selleck Dining Center as we serve some ballpark favorites from Target Field as we celebrate the World Series and Resident Appreciation Week.
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Power Lunch: Becoming a Mindful Leader

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
In this session, Dr. Elina Ibrayeva, associate professor of practice in management, shares lessons from her 15-year journey into mindfulness, literature and practice. The concept of mindfulness is a new and popular approach to how people can be …
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Look at Lunchtime

Date: Time: 12:15 pm–12:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Genevieve Ellerbee, Sheldon’s associate registrar, will facilitate a 15-minute dialogue about Martin Puryear’s “The Nightmare,” on view in the exhibition “In Conversation: Black.” Admission is free.
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Oxford Information Session

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Interested in going to Oxford next summer? Come hear all about it from Audrey Erker, a 2019 program participant.

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 …

NCFDD Workshop: How to Engage in Healthy Conflict

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Learn early how to master the skill of healthy conflict so that you can effectively manage conflicts as they arise throughout your career, including how to decide when to push-back and when to pull back; the difference between healthy and unhealthy …

Engineering Graduate Programs Information Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
• Learn more about what graduate school is and the benefits of an advanced degree

Seminar Series: Guest Speakers Jenkins & Pho RURAL DRUG ADDICTION RESEARCH CENTER

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Dr. Wiley D. Jenkins and Dr. Mai Tuyet Pho talk on exploring the intersection of substance use and infectious disease in rural southern Illinois: lessons learned and preliminary findings.
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Department of Physics & Astronomy/Biology Colloquium Bringing Physics Back to Life

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jorgensen Hall
Dr. Bob Hilborn of the American Association of Physics Teachers will present, “Bringing Physics Back to Life.”
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Law School Essay Workshop

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
This workshop will cover what law schools are looking for in personal statements and provide you with writing exercises to begin the process of developing your individual story in a strong and compelling manner. Co-presented with the UNL Writing …

Night at the Archives Celebrate Archives Month!

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska History Museum
October is American Archives Month! To celebrate, History Nebraska and the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Archives and Special Collections invites you to Night at the Archives. Most of our collections are out of the public view in special storage. …
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Night at the Archives Celebrate Archives Month!

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Love Library South
October is American Archives Month! To celebrate, History Nebraska and the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Archives and Special Collections invites you to Night at the Archives. Most of our collections are out of the public view in special storage. …
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Check Up from the Neck Up National Depression Screening Day

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Harper Dining Hall
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you’re feeling is more than just stress? Students can drop in for a fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions.
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Student Favorites Dinner Resident Appreciation Week

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Cather Dining Center
We’re celebrating Resident Appreciation Week with a dinner of your favorites at the Cather Dining Center.
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A lecture by Dr. Candy Gunther Brown “Why Are Public-School Yoga and Mindfulness Popular and Controversial?”

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Based on her path-breaking new book, Debating Yoga and Mindfulness in Public Schools: Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion?, Professor Candy Brown will explain the appeal and most common objections to public-school yoga, mindfulness …

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.

Why Are Public School Yoga & Mindfulness Programs Popular & Controversial? Lecture by Candy Gunther Brown

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Based on her path breaking new book, Debating Yoga and Mindfulness in Public Schools: Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion? (University of North Carolina Press, 2019), Professor Candy Brown will explain the appeal and most common …
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Why Are Public School Yoga & Mindfulness Programs Popular & Controversial? LECTURE BY CANDY GUNTHER BROWN

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Based on her path-breaking new book, Debating Yoga and Mindfulness in Public Schools: Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion?, Professor Candy Brown will explain the appeal and most common objections to public-school yoga, mindfulness …

2019 Hubbard Lecture First Peoples of the Plains

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Representations of Native Americans in film have a long history of stereotypes and generalizations. Increasing Indigenous visibility in American culture is a goal of the Sundance Institute’s Native American and Indigenous Film Program. Since 2001, …
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Check Up from the Neck Up National Depression Screening Day

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation
Are you stressed? Do you ever wonder if what you’re feeling is more than just stress? Students can drop in for a fast, free, confidential screening where you’ll answer a few questions.
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UNL Youth4Yang Not Left. Not Right. Forward.

Date: Time: 6:45 pm–7:15 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
The purpose of this organization is to promote and further the platform of presidential candidate Andrew Yang, and spur engagement in the political process among university students, leading up to the 2020 presidential campaign. UNL Youth4Yang is the …
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White Right: Meeting the Enemy Movies that Matter Film Festival

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Cornhusker Bank
OLLI Movies that Matter uses the power of documentary films to educate, inform and create dialogue. The series of documentaries selected this coming year focus on important current and challenging social issues of our time. A moderator will …

Symphonic Band Performance CORNERSTONES

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Join the Symphonic Band conducted by Tony Falcone for the opening concert of their 2019-2020 Season with a program titled, Cornerstones. Four seminal works for wind band will be featured: Emblems, by Aaron Copland; Gustav Holst’s Second Suite in F …
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The Legend of Georgia McBride

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Theater
He’s young, he’s broke, his landlord’s knocking at the door, and he’s just found out his wife is going to have a baby! To make matters even more desperate, Casey is fired from his gig as an Elvis impersonator. When the bar owner brings in a …
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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 …

Lincoln Collects: The Steve Wake Collection on display from Oct. 4-Nov. 1

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
This is the first in an ongoing series hosted by UNL’s School of Art, Art History & Design to showcase works belonging to notable art collectors in the Lincoln area. This exhibition highlights work from the private collection of local collector …
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