All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 15

CAS Day(s) of Service

DONATIONS TO HELP THE LINCOLN COMMUNITY THROUGHOUT THE MONTH OF OCTOBER

Date: Time: All Day Location: CAS Buildings
The College of Arts and Sciences is engaging faculty, staff, and students to make an impact through volunteerism and support of people in need within our community. Due to COVID-19, our “day” of service this year will be a month-long, targeted …
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Hostile Terrain 94 Exhibition

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska East Union
From September 21 to November 29, 2020, members of UNL and UNO’s campus communities will host Hostile Terrain 94 Nebraska (HT94), a “pop-up” participatory art exhibition that highlights the seriousness of the humanitarian crisis at the US- …
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Recess

hosted by Big Red Resilience & Well-being

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual: https://www.instagram.com/unlresilience/
Everyone remembers the excitement we felt as kids when the daily bell rang for the recess period - a chance to break free of the school desks and textbooks for game, running around, and laughing. Do you also recall the uplifting energy and vitality …
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Slavery and Forced Marriage in the Law: Mapping Global Perspectives and Challenges

Human Trafficking and Migration Initiative’s 2020 Virtual Summit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Dr. Katarina Schwarz and Dr.Helen McCabe will discuss the global landscape of laws addressing slavery, human trafficking, and forced marriage. They explore contested definitions, situate these in international and domestic legal frameworks, and …
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2020 Water for Food Global Webinar Series

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Anywhere!
We are excited to continue our webinars this fall with the 2020 Water for Food Global Webinar Series! While we had to postpone our signature Water for Food Global Conference to next year, we are pleased to still provide a digital platform to …
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Student Flu Shot Clinic

Free for Students

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Campus Rec Center
Say “BOO” to the flu by getting your free flu shot at a student flu shot clinic!
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A World of Migrants: Guest Lecture

Lincoln: City of Migrants

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Zoom
A lecture and Q&A with Ted Blessing, Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator for Lutheran Family Services. He will be discussing the refugee, migrant, and resettlement history of Lincoln.
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IES Abroad Virtual Tour | Paris: City of Lights, Love and Masks

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Virtual Session
Join IES Paris French Studies staff members Scott Lyngaas and Darcy Smith as they share a virtual tour from a different perspective of the Paris we know and love—from new methods of education, to becoming more bike friendly. From entrepreneurship …

ISA Information Session: Explore Marketing & Public Relations Programs Abroad with ISA

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Virtual Session
Learn more about ISA’s education abroad program options for students looking to study Marketing & Public Relations.

Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Zoom
Are you curious about counseling and if it’s the right next step for you? Maybe you are concerned about someone else? Do you just want an additional perspective about something you’ve been thinking about?
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Voter Registration Day

Huskers Vote Coalition + ASUN

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union Plaza
In-person information table for students to:
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Genealogy over Lunch: Share Your Favorites

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Online
We all have a favorite genealogy website, resource, or tool that we use time and time again. At the next Genealogy over Lunch, bring the Web address of your favorite resource or Web site and tell us why it is your favorite resource. Register below to …

Global Voices Seminar: Gender and the Environment

Featuring Naisargi Dave

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online
The climate crisis affects us all, regardless of who we are…or does it? Hear from Naisargi Dave, environmental engineer and program coordinator at the Daughtery Water for Food Institute as she shares what she took from a recent impactful U.N. …

Student Flu Shot Clinic

Free for Students

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Campus Rec Center
Say “BOO” to the flu by getting your free flu shot at a student flu shot clinic!
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Huskers Abroad 101

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
Interested in going abroad but don’t know where to start? Attend a Huskers Abroad 101 session to take the first step toward going abroad!
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Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Zoom
Are you curious about counseling and if it’s the right next step for you? Maybe you are concerned about someone else? Do you just want an additional perspective about something you’ve been thinking about?
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Virtual Office Hours – School of Criminology & Criminal Justice

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Virtual – Zoom
In an effort to de-densify campus, we are offering virtual office hours for the Fall 2020 semester. Our virtual office hours are as follows:
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Drive-Thru Food Distribution

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
The Food Bank of Lincoln’s distribution center will be set up in the parking lot north of Transformation Drive.
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Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students

hosted by Student Involvement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Grab a beverage and join in the twice-weekly casual gatherings to chat about each other’s cultures, meet friends, and learn about campus.
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Homecoming Competition Meeting

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Zoom
Recognized Student Organizations, fraternity and sorority chapters and residence hall floors and complexes may register to participate in the Homecoming competition events. This year’s theme is “2020: A Virtual Reality” and will be incorporated …

Will ‘Essential Workers’ Remain Visible after Covid-19?

Clues from the Meatpacking Industry

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
It has been rightly claimed that the coronavirus pandemic has opened the public’s eyes to the social disparities that have disproportionately afflicted those we now call “essential workers.”
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Yoga in the Leaves

Hosted by: Group Fitness

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Maxwell Arboretum
Come join our yoga instructor Rachel as she brings you through a FALL-TASTIC yoga class outside in the leaves! Please bring a beach towel or your own yoga mat to the program.
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Husker Power Hour

Business Graduate Programs

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
Business Graduate Program students and alumni are invited to the inaugural Husker Power Hour—6:45 p.m. social | 7 p.m. program. Two Nebraska alumni will share their experience building businesses in the hard cider industry.
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POSTPONED - Reading: Garth Greenwell

50 Years of LGBTQ Studies at UNL

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Garth Greenwell, whose new novel CLEANNESS is one of the most acclaimed literary works of 2020, will read from his fiction. The New York Times called CLEANNESS “incandescent” and noted that Greenwell “has an uncanny gift, one that comes along …

All-Collegiate Choir and University Singers Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Virtual
The All-Collegiate Choir and the University Singers will both be performing from the Newman Center Church. No audience but the performance will be live webcast.
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Ongoing Events

My Husker Action

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual
For the month of October, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join us in recognizing opportunities to acknowledge authentic, genuine, and intentional actions to eradicate systematic racism, injustice, and inequality. As part of the …
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Nebraska CODE Teacher T-shirt Design Contest

Calling All Creative Minds!

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
We are making custom Nebraska CODE teacher t-shirts to show our love for teaching CS using Code.org! WE NEED YOUR CREATIVITY and CREATIVE DESIGN!!!
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About the Film: The Price of Free, an Interview with producer Heriselda Begaj-Viotti

HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND MIGRATION INITIATIVE’S 2020 VIRTUAL SUMMIT

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online
Julia Reiley, UNL Professor of Practice interviews Heriselda Begaj-Viotti, Impact Campaigns Producer. Within the first hour you’re awake, chances are the coffee you drink, the phone you text with, or the shirt you put on may have been made (in part …
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