All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, September 2

#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.

Food for health through the gut microbiome: How will we get there? – Free Webinar

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:30 am Location: Zoom
A growing body of science supports the idea that gut microbes can be manipulated through diet for better health—both for healthy individuals and those with diagnosed conditions. But in a practical sense, how will we create these foods and make them …
This event originated in Nebraska Food for Health Center.

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- …

University Libraries Welcome Wagon

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska Hall
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.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Racial Equity Habit-Building Challenge

Date: Time: 9:30 am–10:30 am Location: Zoom
Content would cover Heightening Awareness of Women’s Issues and Challenges; Working to Create Equity for Women at Work; Exploring the LGBTQ+ Community in the Workforce; and Opportunities to Advocate for OUR LGBTQ+ Colleagues
This event originated in IANR Diversity & Inclusion.

Pop In Storytime: Trees

Date: Time: 10:30 am–11:00 am Location: Morrill Hall
Join the museum for storytime with Lincoln City Libraries the first Thursday of each month from 10:30-11:00 a.m. Through stories, songs, and movement we’ll learn more about trees. Everyone is invited to participate, however stories and activities …
This event originated in University of Nebraska State Museum.

FREE 1st Thursday noon Plant Talks

In person at Dinsdale Family Learning Commons (formerly CY Thompson Library)

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:30 pm Location: Dinsdale Family Learning Commons
(Masks required per UNL guidelines)
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

Mayor’s Environmental Task Force

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual
This task force advises the Mayor on local environmental stewardship and sustainability policies and programs. All interested parties are welcome to participate in the monthly meetings. Please contact Frank Uhlarik, 402-441-7588, for information on …
This event originated in Environmental Studies.

CARE Open House

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: CARE Office
The CARE Advocates invite you to come visit our newly renovated space. Come meet and connect with the Advocates and learn about the services and support we offer the UNL community.

Nebraska Union 3rd Floor Open House

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
An open house for the newly renovated spaces on the third floor of the union, including the Women’s Center, the LGBTQA+ Resource Center, and the CARE Office! Come see our new space and meet our staff members!
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Coffee Talks

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A twice-weekly gathering for casual and social conversation between international and domestic students. Grab a beverage and join the chat to explore cultures, meet friends and learn about campus.

Pre-Health Orientation

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Geared toward new Pre-Health students, this session will provide an overview of Pre-Health and discuss questions like: How do I find out what courses I need to take for my Pre-Health area and how do I plan when to take them? How do I explore …

Drop-In Library Help

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 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.

Soccer vs. University of Nebraska at Omaha

Date: Time: 7:05 pm Location: Barbara Hibner Soccer Stadium
Ending the season with a rivalry win over Iowa, the Huskers are returning with two players who received Big Ten Player of the Week accolades. Help create a home-field advantage by cheering on the Huskers as their season kicks off!
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Lead Climbing Clinic: Part 2

Climb Adventures

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Learn the basics of lead climbing on the on-campus rock wall.
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

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.