All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, September 24

Mapmaking: the Poetic Art of Kwame Dawes

Art exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
A celebration of the award-winning poetry and collaborations of Kwame Dawes, Chancellor’s Professor of English and Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
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University Career Fair – Day 3

Virtual Career Fair via Handshake Platform

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Handshake Virtual Platform
We are breaking up our typical large 2-day University Career Fair days into four smaller virtual career fairs centered around Career Pathways. Employers will be able to attend up to 2 out of the 4 days with their career fair registration. Fairs will …

Interviewing Tips for Health Schools

Live via Zoom

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
Will you be interviewing for a professional health school soon? Learn strategies for having a great interview. Attend the session that fits your schedule best.

Fiesta on the Green

Presented by the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join OASIS for a celebration of Latinx/Hispanic culture with food and entertainment!

Instant Pot 101

Wellness Kitchen

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Recreation and Wellness Center
Master your Instant Pot with us in the Wellness Kitchen! Bring your own Instant Pot and together we will create a make + take recipe of: Vegan African Peanut Stew OR White Chicken Chili plus a Fresh Vegetable Salad!

Homecoming Competition General Meeting

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Recognized Student Organizations, Greek chapters and residence hall teams should send a representative to each general meeting to learn about competition rules and requirements.

Paul Barnes Recital

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Praised by the New York Times for his “Lisztian thunder and deft fluidity,” and the San Francisco Chronicle as “ferociously virtuosic,” pianist Paul Barnes has electrified audiences with his intensely expressive playing and cutting-edge …
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Wisteria by Kwame Dawes

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
“Wisteria” is a collaborative narrative and musical that pays homage to the voices of women who lived during the era of Jim Crow America. Developed by University of Nebraska–Lincoln Chancellor’s Professor of English Kwame Dawes and award- …