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.

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.

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 .

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.