All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, August 19

Mapping Your Class Routes

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
It’s been a while since you’ve been able to explore campus, so carpe diem! Join your Orientation Leaders for a fun tour through City Campus to begin feeling at-home on campus. You’ll familiarize yourself with campus buildings and resources …

Business Office Hours with Invest Nebraska

Date: Time: 10:30 am–11:30 am Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
Staff from Invest Nebraska will hold office hours at NIC. Invest Nebraska builds a better future for our state by providing financial and operational assistance to high growth companies, advancing the entrepreneurial economy, and attracting out-of- …
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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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Professional Development Group

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Staff and faculty are invited to join a monthly campus group focused on sharing key ways to bring your best self to work and build more rewarding relationships at work. This unique platform will help attendees develop practical tools to enhance work …

Downtown Walking Tour

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Explore your new college town with a great tour guide—our Orientation Leaders. Meet at the Nebraska Union Crib to embark on a walking tour of downtown Lincoln. You’ll discover coffee shops, restaurants and local businesses. You’ll also learn …