All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 13

Nebraska Section SRM Annual Meeting

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual
We are still having a 1-day virtual meeting. The day before will be the Advisory Council Meeting likely via Zoom. More details will follow as we transition this all to a virtual platform.
This event originated in Center for Grassland Studies.

1 Million Cups Lincoln with ShrinkOut

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: The Combine
Join us for 1 Million Cups Lincoln and hear from Carlos Barreda, founder of ShrinkOut. ShrinkOut aims to help grocery stores reduce food waste.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Agriculture & Health Summit

Date: Time: 9:00 am–3:30 pm Location: Food Innovation Center (FIC)
The inaugural Agriculture & Health Summit is a three-day conference that will bring together a unique combination of researchers, industry leaders and thought leaders from the biomedical and agricultural sectors for important conversations about the …
This event originated in Nebraska Food for Health Center.

Drop-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Current UNL students can get their free flu shot by attending a drop-in flu shot clinic at the University Health Center.
This event originated in University Health Center.

BSE Colloquia series – Adam Liska

Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Climate Change Projections for Nebraska.

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Chase Hall
Adam Liska is an Associate Professor of Biological Systems Engineering and Program Coordinator, Energy Science Minor.
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

Building Research Confidence in the Humanities: Approaches to Reading and Reviewing Scholarship in the Humanities

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom, registration required
There’s always more to read than hours in the day. How can you keep up with reading the relevant scholarship in your field? How do you decide what scholarship to devote significant time and energy to reading? When might your approaches to reading …
This event originated in Libraries Workshops & Research Drop-In.

Grand Challenges Community Building (Virtual): Early Childhood Education and Development

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 …

Peace Corps Prep - Zoom Info Session

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Integrating UNL coursework, hands-on experience, and professional development, Nebraska’s Peace Corps Prep program prepares undergraduates for international development fieldwork and potential Peace Corps service by building the following four core …
This event originated in Education Abroad .

University Career Fair – Day 2 (Virtual)

Virtual Career Fair via Handshake Platform

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Handshake Virtual Platform
Visit the UNL Career Fairs landing page for information and resources:
This event originated in Career Services.

University Majors Fair

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Explore your options for academic majors through conversations with staff from the UNL colleges. Stop by during the event to gather information in an informal setting.

Drop-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Current UNL students can get their free flu shot by attending a drop-in flu shot clinic at the University Health Center.
This event originated in University Health Center.

Research Administration Essentials: Award Administration

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: via Zoom
Learn about procedures for setting up accounts, managing subcontracts, documenting allowable costs, making post-award changes, closing an award and participating in an audit.

Drop-In Library Help

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Adele Coryell Hall 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.

Teaching Statement/Diversity Statement/Research Statement Review Session

FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
This session will give you time to get feedback on teaching statements, research statements, or diversity statements in preparation for job applications.
This event originated in Graduate Student Development.

School of Natural Resources Seminar Series

Lessons from Long-Term Studies of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation in an Urban National Park: From Newts to Mountain Lions and Rat Poisons to Wildfire

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Presentation by Seth Riley, adjunct associate professor, Institute of Environment and Sustainability, UCLA | Wildlife Branch Chief, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U.S. National Parks Service.
This event originated in SNR Seminars & Discussions.

GRE Prep for Health Schools Workshop

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
If the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is required for admission to your professional health program, join us for a one-hour overview of the exam. We will cover the format of the GRE, outline timelines for studying for and taking the exam, and share …

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 .

Wise Wanderings: Creating a Wandering Map for Major Exploration

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
This workshop, based on “You Majored in What?” by Kate Brooks, is the perfect opportunity to reflect on your past experiences, identify key themes related to your interests, skills, and values, and use that information to explore majors and careers.

Bike Maintenance Clinic: Part 1

Bike Adventures

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Come and learn the basics of bike maintenance to keep your ride in tip-top shape.
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Canceled: CANCELED - Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture: Raymond Meeks

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
NOTE: Raymond Meeks’ lecture has been canceled. We hope to reschedule his visit at a future date.
This event originated in School of Art, Art History & Design.

ASUN Senate

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The Senate is a group of elected officials from all 6 UNL colleges that introduce and vote on legislation pertaining to students in terms of academics, residence life, RSOs, and more. The Senate meets weekly every Wednesday at 6:30 pm.
This event originated in ASUN Student Government.

We Are Nebraska internship performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The We Are Nebraska interns return with three performances in October.
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.

Department of Entomology Virtual BugFest

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
The 2021 BugFest will be held virtually starting Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, at 1 p.m. through Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.