All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, August 22

The Mill Coffee & Bistro: CLOSED

Date: Time: All Day Location: The Mill Coffee & Bistro
The Mill Coffee & Bistro at Nebraska Innovation Campus is currently closed on Saturdays and Sundays. Thanks for your understanding.
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Fitness Class Free Weeks

Date: Time: 6:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Try any group fitness class for free. Pre-registration is required for all classes and programs, walk-in registrations are not accepted at this time.

Learning Communities Welcome

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Various Venues
Learning Communities students will meet with their peer mentor and others in their Learning Community (LC) to start building community and relationships. Each LC will spend time helping students get to know each other through games and conversation. …
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Haymarket Farmer’s Market

Date: Time: 9:30 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Located only half a mile from the City Campus, the historic Haymarket Farmer’s Market offers fresh produce, baked goods and innovative arts and crafts. Meet your Orientation Leaders at the Nebraska Union Crib to walk to the historic Haymarket …
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Big Red Bike Rides

Date: Time: 10:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Enjoy a free scoop of famous ice cream from the East Campus Dairy Store as you test out the quickest routes between City and East Campuses to save time on your commute. Rides with Outdoor Adventures staff begin on the top of each hour.
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One World, One Sky

Big Bird’s Adventure

Date: Time: 10:00 am–10:45 am Location: Morrill Hall
Join Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a Muppet from Zhima Jie, the Chinese co-production of Sesame Street!
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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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Wellness Fest

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:15 pm Location: Meier Commons
Activate each of your 9 dimensions of well-being at Big Red Welcome’s first-ever Wellness Fest. Join in on a morning of yoga, cardio dance, life-size LibraryLand boardgame, games, Instagrammable moments, and more, with units from across campus that …
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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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Big Red Sky Tour

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–1:45 pm Location: Morrill Hall
Discover the seasonal night skies and learn some of the fascinating stories behind the stars and constellations!
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Lend a Hand, Husker Civic Challenge

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Give back to the Lincoln community through an afternoon of hands-on service. Projects will include outdoor community beautification, working with after-school community learning centers, and serving the needs of various local nonprofits. You can …
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YellowDig Orientation Group Meet-up

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Remember connecting with your Orientation Leader on the YellowDig platform in Canvas this summer? You read your groups’ profiles on YellowDig—now this is your opportunity to get to know your Orientation Leader and group members in real life …
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Party at the Union

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–11:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
One of the signature events of Big Red Welcome! Party at the Union serves as a great way to meet and have fun with other students. It is held in the Nebraska Union and on the Plaza, and includes activities such as: karaoke, caricature artist, trivia …
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Party at the Union

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–11:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
One of the signature events of Big Red Welcome! Party at the Union serves as a great way to meet and have fun with other students. It is held in the Nebraska Union and on the Plaza, and includes activities such as: karaoke, caricature artist, trivia …
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Party at the Union

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–11:30 pm Location: Meier Commons
One of the signature events of Big Red Welcome! Party at the Union serves as a great way to meet and have fun with other students. It is held in the Nebraska Union and on the Plaza, and includes activities such as: karaoke, caricature artist, trivia …
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Marcus Monroe, Comedian

presented by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 8:30 pm–9:15 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Marcus Monroe is a New York City-based, award-winning comedian and juggler. His show is a high-energy blend of innovative juggling with in-your-face comedic banter riddled with awkwardness. He has recently appeared on The Late Show, HBO, MTV, Netflix …
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Party at the Union Tabling

Dance Marathon Tabling

Date: Time: 9:30 pm–11:55 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Come say hi and learn more about Dance Marathon and the opportunities to get involved and join our miracle-making movement.

Marcus Monroe, Comedian

presented by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 10:45 pm–11:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Marcus Monroe is a New York City-based, award-winning comedian and juggler. His show is a high-energy blend of innovative juggling with in-your-face comedic banter riddled with awkwardness. He has recently appeared on The Late Show, HBO, MTV, Netflix …
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