All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, September 29

DEADLINE! Minerva Research Initiative

Closing Date for Applications

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
The Minerva Research Initiative (Minerva) emphasizes questions of strategic importance to U.S. national security policy. It seeks to increase the Department’s intellectual capital in the social sciences and improve its ability to address future …

Business Major Showcase Booth: Management and Supply Chain Management

Date: Time: 8:00 am–4:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Learn more about the academic and career paths of management and supply chain management majors.
This event originated in College of Business.

Dalbey Prairie Open House

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Dalbey Prairie
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Center for Grassland Studies will host an open house at the Dalbey Prairie on Sept. 29, starting at 10 a.m. and ending with a noon luncheon. The open house will take place in a fully in-person format. The cost …
This event originated in Center for Grassland Studies.

Homecoming Blood Drive

Date: Time: 11:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Volunteers can sign up to donate blood as part of the annual Homecoming Competition. More details to come in Fall 2022.
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

Pups in the Plaza @ NIC

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: NIC Plaza
Domesti-PUPS is coming to Nebraska Innovation Campus! Stop by the NIC Plaza to pet therapy dogs from Domesti-PUPS and de-stress from the everyday life.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Grand Challenges Community Building (Virtual) – Sustainable Food and Water Security

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln community identified seven grand challenge thematic areas in which to focus its expertise and resources. Faculty are asked to imagine how their areas of research, scholarship and creative activity intersect with …

Research Administration Essentials: Preparing for Awards and Managing Contracts

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: via Zoom
Learn about applying for and managing contracts and other types of agreements, as well as special circumstances that may arise while waiting for an award.

Homecoming Cornhole Tournament

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium
Teams of two representing a single organization can sign up to compete against other pairs of two in the classic lawn game of cornhole (a.k.a. bags). Games will take place in the Memorial Stadium and the top three placing teams will receive …
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

Strategies for Reviewing Social Sciences Literature

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
Literature reviews are an essential element of social sciences research projects as they help researchers understand topics, frame challenges, and identify opportunities. In this informal session, librarian Erica DeFrain will share strategies and …
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.

School of Natural Resources Seminar Series

Understanding the Mating System of Wild Turkeys Relative to Spring Harvest: The Tale of Aardvarks and Arcadia

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Presentation by Michael Chamberlain, Terrell Professor of Wildlife Ecology and Management, Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia.
This event originated in SNR Seminars & Discussions.

BroadCAST Webinar w/ Actor Jim Hanna

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Zoom Webinar
Jim was born and raised in Lincoln and graduated from UNL in 1991 with a BFA in Theater. Jim has been a working actor in Los Angeles for the last 20 years, appearing in dozens of commercials as well as a many TV shows and films. Some of his recent …

Japanese Conversation Table

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us weekly for practice with your Japanese or build on what you’ve been working on in Japanese courses!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

Life Science Graduate Student Entrepreneurship Mixer

Are you interested in entrepreneurship and curious to learn more about what services and support are available to you?

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: The Patio at The Mill Bistro & Coffee at Nebraska Innovation Campus
Join us on September 29th from 5:00-6:30pm to find out more about how you can get involved at Nebraska Innovation Campus (NIC) and beyond! In addition to hearing a brief update about the facilities and services available at NIC, we’ll hear from the …
This event originated in NUtech Ventures.

Community Chats for International Students

Session 1 of 3 Series Presented by International Student Advisory Board

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The International Student Advisory Board (ISAB) is hosting a series of Community Chats for international students to share their voices and experiences in a student-led, safe and brave space. The information gathered in the series will be assessed …
This event originated in Global Nebraska.

Nebraska Rep: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
The Nebraska Repertory Theatre opens its 2021-2022 season with William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”
This event originated in Fine and Performing Arts.

Personal Protection & Safety Class

“Awareness is the first step of personal protection!”

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Develop personal protection practices to help stay out of harm’s way. This session will include awareness drills, explain psychological stresses in a confrontational situation, as well as review practical physical techniques to demonstrate the …
This event originated in Campus Recreation.

Ongoing Events

Last Week to Apply for Husker Passport Giveaway!

Date: Time: 7:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Virtual
Your first step toward seeing the world! The Education Abroad Office is helping 100 Huskers get their first passport for FREE through their new giveaway. Here’s what you need to do:
This event originated in Global Nebraska.

Homecoming Royalty Election

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Online
All students are encouraged to vote for Homecoming Royalty through an online election. Log in through MyRED between 8 a.m. Sept. 29 through 8 p.m. Sept. 30 to access the ballot.
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.