All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 25

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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Open House 2019

Deadline is October 22, 2019! Tickets go quickly! Register today!

Date: Time: 8:00 am Location: Architecture Hall
Your adventure begins with a first step, register today for our
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Students invited to 20th Anniversary of Nebraska Women’s Leadership Network

Date: Time: 8:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Various Locations
All UNL students are invited to the 20th anniversary Fall Conference of the Nebraska Women’s Leadership Network, October 24-25 at UNL.

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 …
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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!
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Pantsuit Politics

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Love Library
Sarah Stewart Holland (a progressive) and Beth Silvers (a conservative) became friends in 1999 and haven’t recovered since. Sarah, a professional blogger and social media consultant, and Beth, a human resources executive and yoga teacher, …
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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.

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.

Entomology Department Seminar – Dr. Mark Boetel

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Dr. Mark Boetel will speak on “Sugarbeet IPM: The pursuit of alternative tools in a chemically-dependent system.” Boetel is a professor with the Department of Entomology at North Dakota State University.
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Fall 2019 Teaching & Learning Symposium

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The Fall 2019 symposium marks the grand opening of the university’s Center for Transformative Teaching and officially welcomes its inaugural director, Nick Monk.

Luncheon: John Hay, UNL Biological Systems Engineering

Date: Time: 11:30 am Location: Lancaster Extension Education Center
Lunch and a presentation on Solar Energy and the Proposed Solar Park.

Identity negotiation in multilingual contexts: A narrative inquiry


Date: Time: 12:10 pm–1:30 pm Location: Henzlik Hall
“Identity negotiation in multilingual contexts: A narrative inquiry into experiences of an African immigrant high school student” will be presented by Lydiah Kiramba, assistant professor, Bilingual and ESL Education!

IGNITE with “The Mentalists”

Clint! Runge and David Fox

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:50 pm Location: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts
We are thrilled to welcome two Nebraskans back to campus for a one-of-a-kind experience. “The Mentalists” David Fox and Clint! Runge are joining us for IGNITE! Our namesake, TV legend, Johnny Carson, put himself through college performing magic …
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NAECR Undergraduate Research Experience Brownbag Series

Writing a Personal Statement

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Teachers College Hall
The NAECR Undergraduate Research Experience Brownbag Series helps undergrads build research and professional skills, and develop an interdisciplinary professional network.
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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!
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Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
Little AKSARBEN is an opportunity for both experienced and non-experienced students to compete in a showmanship contest against each other in separate experienced/non-experienced groups. ANYONE who attends UNL can participate or just come to watch. …
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Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – Marc Libault

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Marc Libault, associate professor, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, UNL, will present “A Multiomic Approach at the Single Cell Level to Better Understand the Transcriptional Regulation of Plant Genes.” How the plant genome is regulated, …

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Stout Lecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Bessey Hall
Kelly Lombardo, Penn State University, will present, “How Coastal Mountains and Sea Breezes can Change Severe Thunderstorms.”

Elyssia S. Gallagher, Chem Colloquium

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hamilton Hall
Professor Elyssia S. Gallagher, Baylor University, will present a lecture entitled “Characterizing Solvated Carbohydrates with Rapid H/D Exchange-Mass Spectrometry.”

Places and Plains Workshop Series: Ng’ang’a Muchiri

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Hewit Place
“Land Rights and the Zimbabwean Chimurenga” will be presented.

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 …

Yanzhi Zhang, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Analysis and computation of nonlocal Schrödinger equation

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Avery Hall
Recently, the nonlocal Schrödinger equations have found many applications in various areas. This talk will present recent work on the analysis and computations of the nonlocal Schrödinger equations. Due to the nonlocality, it is challenging to find …

Fall Craft Festival

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Food! Crafts! Fun! Open to all UNL students.
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The Phantom of the Opera

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera comes to Lincoln as part of a brand new North American Tour. This production, which retains the beloved story and thrilling score, boasts exciting …
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Fall Drag Show (Night of the Living Drag)

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Drag has a vibrant history in the LGBTQA+ community. From early Shakespeare productions, to Vaudeville, to the Stonewall Riots in 1969, to primetime television today, drag has offered an outlet to distort and express gender in a unique way.
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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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