All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, January 23

Driver Education

Date: Time: 8:00 am–1:00 pm Location: The Rise
The Nebraska Safety Center is offering driver education classes in Lincoln. The Student Parent Orientation will be emailed out before class. Behind-the-wheel drive times are scheduled with the instructor outside of classroom time and will be …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.
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The Little Star That Could

Date: Time: 10:00 am–10:45 am Location: Morrill Hall
This is a story about Little Star, an average yellow star in search for planets of his own to protect and warm. Along the way, he meets other stars, learns what makes each star special, and discovers that stars combine to form star clusters and …
This event originated in Mueller Planetarium.
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Weather

Wonders & Mysteries Revealed

Date: Time: 11:00 am–11:45 am Location: Morrill Hall
From extreme events, like tornadoes and hurricanes to beautiful optical effects, such as rainbows and the aurora borealis, discover how dynamic Earth’s weather system is. Explore the water cycle and how it leads to thunderstorms, plus see how a …
This event originated in Mueller Planetarium.
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Solar Superstorms

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:45 pm Location: Morrill Hall
A fury is building on the surface of the Sun—high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 60,000 miles high, rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as …
This event originated in Mueller Planetarium.
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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!
This event originated in Mueller Planetarium.
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Freshmen Welcome

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Welcome, new Huskers! Starting at a new school during the Spring semester is a unique experience—we’re here to make your transition an easy one. First-year students starting during the January 2021 intake are invited to join New Student …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.
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Mapping Your Class Routes Tour

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–3:30 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 …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.
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Transfer Student Welcome

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Virtual Venue
Transitioning to a new campus can be hard—so let us help! Join the Center for Academic Success (CAST) and New Student Enrollment as we host a live welcome and Zoom panel. The Q&A panel will featuring orientation leaders, transfer student peer …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.
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