All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 18

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.

Developing a Competitive NSF CAREER Application Workshop

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
The Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED) is sponsoring a workshop for faculty interested in submitting a proposal to the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program.

Maggy Rozycki Hiltner: Vantage Point

Public Lecture, 2/13/2020, 2:00 p.m. in 216 Home Ec. Bldg.

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 …
This event originated in TMFD.

Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Flu shots are FREE for students!
This event originated in University Health Center.

SBSRC Faculty Writing Group

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: The Mill at Innovation Campus
The SBSRC-hosted writing group meets EVERY Friday at 10 a.m. at the NIC Mill. Join Lisa PytlikZillig and other social and behavioral scientists in this mentoring opportunity. All are welcome!

Understanding Self and Others (USO) Group

Group Screening Required

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: University Health Center
This group provides a space to process various mental health concerns in a safe, open, and supportive setting with peers. Through engaging in this group students are able to learn and grow as they work to understand themselves and others better.
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Research Support Group

Group Screening Required

Date: Time: 10:30 am–12:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This group provides support to graduate students navigating their research/dissertation/thesis requirements and the stress that can come from these requirements as well as providing support for those struggling with completion.
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Entomology Seminar - Timothy Dang

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:05 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Timothy Dang will present a seminar on “Assessment of the IPM/IRM value of aerial application of insecticide to cornfields at risk of Western Corn Rootworm resistance evolution to Bt Pyramids.” Dang is an MS student in entomology with Dr. Lance …
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

How to Use 2019 Nebraska Thriving Index

Bureau of Business Research Webinar Series

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online Webinar
The first report of its kind for rural areas of the state, the Nebraska Thriving Index is a benchmarking tool to help leaders spot trends and drill down into potential causes at a regional level. Dr. Mitch Herian, project director of the Bureau of …
This event originated in Nebraska Bureau of Business Research.

Guest Lecture: Kelly L. Markowski

Does Identity Conflict Always Harm Wellbeing?: The Role of Network Structure & Self-Structure

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:20 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
This guest lecture is presented in tandem with the Department of Sociology.
This event originated in Rural Drug Addiction Research Center.

IGNITE with Ben Kreimer

Immersive media, photogrammetry and volumetric video!

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:50 pm Location: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts
Ben Kreimer, a distinguished UNL alum, is a storytelling technologist using drones, 360° video, volumetric capture tools, and 3D virtual and augmented reality to tell stories. He focuses on democratizing emerging technologies by making media tools …
This event originated in IGNITE Colloquium.

Walk-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Flu shots are FREE for students!
This event originated in University Health Center.

Positive Social Interaction

Group Screening Required

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This group is an ongoing process group, which gives student members the opportunity to practice valuable social skills in a nonjudgmental environment of their peers. It also gives participants the chance to decrease feelings of anxiety, awkwardness …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Weiwei Zheng, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Weiwei, Syracuse University, will present a lecture entitled “From Impurities to Functionality—Controlled Dopant Migration Behavior in Nanocrystals.”
This event originated in Chemistry Colloquium.

No Name Reading

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Indigo Bridge Books
The No Name Reading Series features the best in poetry and prose from graduate student writers in the English department at UNL. Readings take place several times each semester.
This event originated in Department of English.

Stefon Harris and Blackout

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Rococo Theatre
Heralded as “one of the most important artists in jazz” (The Los Angeles Times), Stefon Harris exudes passionate artistry and astonishing virtuosity that have propelled him to the forefront of the jazz scene. Fresh off his latest release, Sonic …
This event originated in Lied Center.

Theatrix Presents: Smokefall by Noah Haidle

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
Join us for our first Theatrix production of the 2019-2020 Season! Smokefall is an enigmatic comedy-drama about several generations of an eccentric family. You can either purchase tickets online (, or for $7 at the door. Tickets …

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.

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 …
This event originated in School of Art, Art History & Design.