All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 1

Last Day 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.

Morning Coffee Ride

Bike Adventures

Date: Time: 7:00 am–9:00 am Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Start your day with a brisk morning bike ride and a cup of coffee.
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Building Research Confidence in the Humanities: Tropy - A Tool for Managing Your Research Photos

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Zoom, registration required
Tropy is a free, open-source software designed for research photo management. With features that allow researchers to create robust descriptions of their materials, Tropy has the potential to be useful to a range of humanities researchers. In this …
This event originated in Libraries Workshops & Research Drop-In.

Department of Entomology Seminar | University of Nebraska–Lincoln

The Bug Chicks

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
The Bug Chicks will be speaking at the Department of Entomology Seminar today. Their title is “Not so DIFFERENT: How Entomology can make us better humans.”
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 .

DIGS Grand Opening

Diversity and Inclusion Gathering Space

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
All are welcome at Nebraska Business! Join us in celebrating the DIGS Grand Opening. Program begins at 11:30 a.m. with the ribbon cutting at 12 p.m. Refreshments will be served following. Please RSVP at
This event originated in College of Business.

Food for Health Seminar Series – Yanbin Yin

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–12:50 pm Location: Food Innovation Center (FIC)
Nebraska Food for Health Center member, Dr. Yanbin Yin, Department of Food Science and Technology at UNL, will present, “From microbiome to personalized nutrition: the study of CAZymes that degrade dietary fibers”, as part of the Food for Health …
This event originated in Nebraska Food for Health Center.

IGNITE featuring Seed&Spark’s Bri Castellini

Film and Community Manager, Seed&Spark

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:50 pm Location:
Thinking about making a movie, show, XR experience, or web series? Great! We wanna watch it. But first, how are you going to get if off the ground?
This event originated in IGNITE Colloquium.

Why Trade Policy Matters: International Trade & the American Farmer

Presented by the Yeutter Institute for International Trade & Finance

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
International trade is vital to Nebraska’s thriving agricultural complex, but who keeps these essential open markets flowing and how can we better understand the policy that influences it?
This event originated in Global IANR.

Homecoming Canned Food Drive Donations Due

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: University Health Center
This year students can support the Husker Pantry and fellow students at Nebraska through a food drive competition. Homecoming points will be awarded categorically. For more information, view the competition rules: …
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

Kawasaki Reading Room Book Club — ”The Elephant Vanishes”

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join the Kawasaki Reading Room to discuss the story “The Elephant Vanishes” by Haruki Murakami. Feel free to check out the book at the reading room to discuss it with the group. RSVP by Sept. 24 to
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

TRIO Thirty Talks

Learn about events and campus resources

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location:
Every Friday we release new episodes about the upcoming week and all the events across campus. We also release episodes on different resources across campus. The podcast is available on Spotify and Apple Podcasts. You can also watch on YouTube.
This event originated in TRIO SSS Calendar.

Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – John Guretzky

Increasing Pasture Productivity and Quality to Support Grazing Livestock

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
John Guretzky, Grassland Systems Ecologist Department of Agronomy and Horticulture at UNL, presents, “Increasing Pasture Productivity and Quality to Support Grazing Livestock.” This seminar will describe the structure and function of cool-season …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

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 current exhibitions, make snow globes and collage cards, and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate.
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

Cornstock Festival

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium
Enjoy food trucks, a Ferris wheel, games for adults and children, a balloon artist, and more. You can get in the Husker spirit while enjoying live music from Noah Floerschand and performances from Nebraska students during the Jester Competition.
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

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.

International Students at Homecoming Parade

Celebrating our Global Nebraska

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Louise Pound Hall
International students from countries around the world are invited to participate in the Nebraska Homecoming Parade, which is a part of the Cornstock festival. Students will walk with others from their country, with one student carrying the country …
This event originated in Global Nebraska.

Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Hall of Fame Ceremony


Date: Time: 5:00 pm–5:45 pm Location: Nebraska Union
As part of Multicultural Homecoming at Nebraska, the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services invites you to attend the 2021 Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Hall of Fame Ceremony! All the award recipients have and continue to …

Steak Fry

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
Steak Fry open to public. Meet with Block & Bridle members, Officers, Animal Science Faculty and staff. You will enjoy a steak, cheesy potatoes, beans and drink. Come and enjoy!
This event originated in Block and Bridle.

Homecoming Parade

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium
Come celebrate “The Good Life” with a Homecoming parade that will end near East Memorial Stadium. Watch student organizations, community groups, homecoming royalty, the Cornhusker Marching Band, and some special guests as they perform in our …
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

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.

Ongoing Events

Fall 2021 Spin Challenge

Date: Time: All Day Location: Campus Recreation Center
How many miles can you spin during October? Join the month-long cycle challenge by taking any of our cycle classes and scanning the QR code in the studio to submit your miles. The more classes you attend, the better your chances of winning!
This event originated in Fitness.

Homecoming Lawn Displays

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Various locations
Go for a walk to check out the Homecoming lawn displays from fraternities and sororities participating in the annual competition. All displays will include the 2021 theme of “The Good Life.” Displays must be completed by noon Friday, Oct. 1, and …
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.