All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, May 26

Nebraska Innovation Studio: CLOSED

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska Innovation Studio
Nebraska Innovation Studio, the makerspace located at Nebraska Innovation Campus, is closed until further notice. All classes, trainings, and workshops are canceled during this time. The health and safety of our maker community is our top priority.
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Beyond the Sun

In Search of a New Earth

Date: Time: 11:00 am–11:45 am Location: Morrill Hall
While Celeste is fighting off sleep in her room, she receives an unexpected visit from an entity called Moon. Together, they go on a journey through the galaxy to discover what exoplanets are and how they can be detected!
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Black Holes

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:45 pm Location: Morrill Hall
The immensity and power of black holes inspire wonder and curiosity. As we consider these stellar enigmas, the very nature of space time is warped as we approach. The mass of a large star has collapsed and compressed into an area so small that space …
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Dish It Up – Virtual Summer Edition

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom Meeting
Join a lively weekly discussion about current and hot topics affecting students’ lives, the campus, and society in the United States and globally. Dish It Up is a safe space for students, staff, and faculty to share their personal views, engage in …

4-H EGG Cam – Live Candling

Date: Time: 1:00 pm Location: Online
Lancaster County 4-H EGG Cam allows you and other viewers around the world to witness the amazing process of chicks hatching. Candling is the use of a bright light to shine through an egg to check fertility and embryology development. All ages will …

Guided Mindfulness with CAPS

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–2:15 pm Location: Zoom
Students are invited to take a moment for themselves by participating in a guided mindfulness exercise lasting approximately 15-20 minutes. Each exercise will be followed by a 10-minute Q&A session to answer general wellness questions and offer info …
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Home Hydroponics 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Zoom
Explore the basics of small-scale hydroponics for home production. This course is designed to provide basic hydroponic information for those wishing to build or operate small-scale hydroponics systems at home. Information will be given for both …
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Guided Mindfulness with CAPS

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–7:15 pm Location: Anywhere
Students are invited to take a moment for themselves by participating in a guided mindfulness exercise lasting approximately 15-20 minutes. Each exercise will be followed by a 10-minute Q&A session to answer general wellness questions and offer info …
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Paving Professional Paths with On-Campus Experiences

Student Involvement Mini Workshop Series

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Online
There are so many benefits to being involved around campus. Participate in this live Q&A with UPC Nebraska alumni to get their perspective and suggestions on why being involved on campus can enhance your academic path and guide your professional …
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Coping with COVID Workshop

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Zoom
Hosted by Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) professionals, this session will help students understand the unique challenges they may be experiencing due to COVID-19 and identify some helpful ways to overcome those challenges.

Ongoing Events

Summer Institute for Online Teaching: Session II

Guides novice online-instructors through the steps of course planning and development.

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Zoom and Asynchronous Online
Since 2002, the university has run the Summer Institute for Online Teaching (SIOT) to provide preparation and training, as well as a campus-wide faculty learning community, focused on online teaching.