All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, February 17

Coffee from the Chancellor

Glow Big Red

Date: Time: 7:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Chancellor Green is providing free drip coffee from Starbucks in celebration of Glow Big Red. A free cup of coffee will be available to students at the Nebraska Union Welcome Desk on City Campus and the Nebraska East Union Starbucks on East Campus. …

Coffee from the Chancellor

Glow Big Red

Date: Time: 7:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Chancellor Green is providing free drip coffee from Starbucks in celebration of Glow Big Red. A free cup of coffee will be available to students at the Nebraska Union Welcome Desk on City Campus and the Nebraska East Union Starbucks on East Campus. …

Hunt for Herbie

Glow Big Red

Date: Time: 7:00 am Location: City and East Campus
The hunt is on! Ten (10) Herbies will be hidden inside various City and East Campus buildings on Wednesday, February 17. Each Herbie has a gift value assigned to it that students can designate to their preferred Glow Big Red cause. Find a Herbie, …

2021 North American Plant Phenotyping Network Annual Conference

2021 NAPPN conference

Date: Time: 8:30 am–8:00 pm Location: virtual/online
The 1st NAPPN Annual Conference will be held virtually and highlight the most recent advances in the rapidly-developing field of Plant Phenomics. The conference program includes research presentations from UNL faculty and students, and virtual tours …
This event originated in Complex Biosystems Program.

1 Million Cups Lincoln

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Virtual
Every Wednesday at 9:00 a.m., companies present to their communities and learn how their community can help support their business to flourish.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

NUtech Ventures Internship Info Session

Commercialization Analyst Internship

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Zoom
NUtech Ventures, the university’s technology commercialization affiliate, is now recruiting student interns who are studying life sciences, engineering, chemistry, physical sciences, or other STEM fields, and preferably pursuing a graduate degree.
This event originated in NUtech Ventures.

Virtual Conversation with a Zoologist

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Virtual
Join us on the third Wednesday of each month as we highlight 12 different careers within the Game and Parks realm. These live interviews will be conducted via ZOOM and each month we will focus on a different career within Nebraska Game and Parks.
This event originated in Environmental Studies.

NIH All of Us Research Program Event (Researcher Workbench)


Date: Time: 11:30 am Location: Zoom
At the moment, healthcare is often one-size-fits-all, but imagine a future where your healthcare is tailored to you. We want to make that future possible by creating a resource that allows researchers to conduct thousands of studies on health and …

Graduate Student Panel on NIH Funding to Support Research

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
NIH awards National Research Service Award (NRSA) fellowship grants to advanced Ph.D. students. The Office of Graduate Studies and the Office of Research and Economic Development here at UNL are organizing a graduate student-led panel to discuss …

Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Zoom
Are you a student who is 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?
This event originated in Let’s Talk.

Assertiveness Skills

Drop-In Group Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Zoom
An introduction to assertiveness skills for students, this drop-in session will help participants learn how to stand their ground and speak their piece. Attendees will learn about passive, aggressive and assertive communication styles. Review …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Event Planning During COVID-19

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Zoom
If your RSO, student group or department are thinking about hosting in-person events this semester, it’s important that you keep up with Directed Health Measures to help promote a safe environment and keep within university compliance. Join …
This event originated in Student Affairs.

First Gen Career Readiness Series

Job Search Strategy & Networking

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting
First-Gen students will learn how to develop a targeted job search strategy, research jobs/industries, and connect with employers via Handshake and LinkedIn. Students will hear recruiter Kelsey Mick with Sandhills Global talk about networking …
This event originated in Career Services.

Lift Like a Husker

Hosted by Campus Recreation

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Campus Rec Center
Want to start working out but not sure where to start? Bring a friend or yourself and Josh Bruno will walk you through how to create your own workout plan, foundational movements, and more!
This event originated in Fitness.

HIV Testing with the Nebraska AIDS Project

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Free anonymous and confidential HIV testing with same day results. All people 13 years or older are eligible to be tested. Anyone who is sexually active should be tested annually for HIV.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.


Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Zoom
The Nebraska Water Center (NWC), in partnership with the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Natural Resources, will begin its annual Spring Water Seminar Series this February. The series will focus on race, justice and the environment and …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Workshop: Launching and Scaling


Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Online Via Zoom
Join the Center for Entrepreneurship for the free workshop, “Launching and Scaling,” with Dr. Sam Nelson, director. This workshop is part of a series preparing students for the annual New Venture Competition, held April 12-13.
This event originated in Entrepreneurship.

Huskers Abroad 101

Date: Time: 4:30 pm Location: Virtual Session
Attend a Huskers Abroad 101 session to take the first step toward going abroad. This session will cover researching program options, selecting a program, funding and the timeline for the process.
This event originated in Global Experiences.

Racial Literacy Roundtable

Dr. Athena Ramos

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom
The first Racial Literacy Roundtable of the spring semester will focus on “Heath Inequities, Essential Workers, and COVID-19: A Case Study from the Meatpacking Industry.”
This event originated in CEHS.

Ongoing Events

Glow Big Red – 24 Hours of Husker Giving

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:00 pm Location: Online
It’s time to GLOW ALL IN! The third annual Glow Big Red – 24 Hours of Husker Giving will take place from noon to noon on Feb. 17 and 18. Glow Big Red is a 24-hour giving event to advance the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, and we ask all …