All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, September 3

#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.

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’s Fall Opening

hosted by LGBTQA+ Center

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
The Lavender Closet is re-opening! You can email lgbtqa.engagement@unl.edu to set up appointments or visit the LGBTQA+ Center during our open hours. We welcome you to come visit and learn about the Lavender Closet!
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Department of Entomology | University of Nebraska–Lincoln Seminar

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
Ravneet Kaur will present “Using molecular tools to understand pest outbreaks.” Kaur is a masters student under the advisement of Drs. Ana Vélez and Dr. Justin McMechan.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Tea Time Friday

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Come to the Kawasaki Reading Room and enjoy a variety of different teas and snacks!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

Plant Sales – Friday Afternoons

UNL East Campus Greenhouses

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: UNL East Campus Greenhouse
Plant sales include: Native and recommended trees, shrubs, grasses, and perennials.
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Sheldon Museum of Art will remain open until 7 p.m. for visitors to explore the fall semester exhibitions: “Point of Departure: Abstraction 1958–Present,” “The Nature of Waste: Material Pathways, Discarded Worlds,” “Framing a Legacy: …
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

MGC & NPHC: Back to School Block Party

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Mini cultural festival for UNL campus community to get to know Cultural Organizations on campus.
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

First Friday at the Great Plains Art Museum

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
The Great Plains Art Museum is open late for First Friday. Admission is always free.
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

Paint at Sheldon

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement and Sheldon Museum of Art

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Paint your own art canvas in a tranquil campus garden. All art supplies will be provided. Live music provided by DJ DeWayne.

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.