All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, September 1

#MyHuskerHome Room Style Showdown

Compete for the Best Rooms at Nebraska

Date: Time: All Day Location: Residence Halls
Compete for serious bragging rights! Winners’ doors will be decorated as the winners of the #MyHuskerHome Room Style Showdown, receive awesome Husker swag and a custom printed #MyHuskerHome pillowcase cover! The first 20 entries receive Husker swag!
This event originated in University Housing.

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 8:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Fonner Park
2021 Nebraska State Fair
This event originated in Nebraska Extension - Saunders County.

Business Major Showcase Booth: Accounting and Economics

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Learn more about the academic and career paths of accounting and economics majors.
This event originated in College of Business.

New Employee Orientation

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:30 pm Location: Online
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information. The presentations will include:
This event originated in Human Resources.

Poster Sale

hosted by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union, The Crib
Browse, enjoy, and purchase from hundreds and hundreds of different prints to decorate your residence hall room, apartment, chapter house, or office. Choose from a wide selection of smash-hit classic posters of famous art and images to fresh-off-the- …

Lavender Closet Soft Launch

Student Organizations’ Open Tours

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
This is a space for interested student organizations to explore and learn about the Lavender Closet before it opens to the general population.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Flea Market With FREE Lunch

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The Kawasaki Reading Room invites you to enjoy a flee market with free pottery to take home and enjoy. The pottery is beautiful and a delicious lunch will be provided.
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

University Libraries Welcome Wagon

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Love Library North & Link
The University Libraries is rolling out the Welcome Wagon for all new and returning students. We are glad you are back and invite you to drop by for a snack! The Welcome Wagon will travel among the library locations. Check the schedule below to know …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Managing Citations with Zotero

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
Reference management software can help you organize, cite, store, and share your research bibliographies. In this informal session, librarian Erica DeFrain will provide a brief overview of some of the many tools available, help participants get …
This event originated in Libraries.

Drop-In Library Help

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Dinsdale Family Learning Commons
Having trouble finding what you need in the library catalog? Need help finding scholarly or peer-reviewed articles for your assignment? “Drop in” to talk with one of our library experts! No appointment needed to ask questions and get tips on …
This event originated in Libraries Workshops & Research Drop-In.

“Lift Off” Entrepreneurial Community Mural Painting

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
All are welcome to help paint a mural that will be installed in the Center for Entrepreneurship (Rm 315 in Howard L. Hawks Hall). The student-created design is like a big paint-by-number activity. Join for fun, good jams, snacks and getting to know …
This event originated in College of Business.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture: Ana Maria Ortiz

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
The Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture series begins with a lecture by painter and muralist Ana Maria Ortiz. Hailing from Barranquitas, Puerto Rico, and currently living in Houston, Ortiz started painting on old wood pieces with tempera …
This event originated in School of Art, Art History & Design.

E.N. Thompson Forum: Global and Historical Moments of Reckoning

panel discussion moderated by Nkenge Friday

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The kickoff event features Husker faculty bringing different disciplines to bear on the complex and historical challenges the world faces. Panelists include Deirdre Cooper Owens, Wilson Professor of History and director of the Humanities in Medicine …
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

Mixxedfit/Pound Mash Up

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
What’s better than one great workout class? TWO GREAT WORKOUT CLASSES! Join us as we bring you through a Mixxedfit and Pound Fitness Fusion workout class!
This event originated in Fitness.

Ongoing Events

Deadline: Apply for Career Expedition to Washington, D.C.

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online Application
Travel to Washington, D.C. with the Business Career Center over Fall Break, Saturday, October 16–Tuesday, October 19. Network with employers and alumni to see what career opportunities await in our nation’s capital. Open to undergraduate and …
This event originated in College of Business.

Deadline: Sign Up for Innovation Challenge

Hands-On Investment Experience

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online
Test your entrepreneurial creativity and meet new collaborators and friends. In this challenge, open to all Nebraska students, student teams work on a creative task (a secret until the event) over the weekend. All undergraduate students welcome!
This event originated in College of Business.