All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 20

Nebraska Integrated Beef Systems Workshop

Date: Time: 7:00 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska East Union
UNL faculty and staff are invited to attend a workshop in person hosted by the Nebraska Integrated Beef Systems Hub, Ag Research Division and Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. The event will take place on October 19th at the AKRS …
This event originated in Agricultural Research Division.

2022-23 Housing Contract Opens Oct. 20

Date: Time: 8:00 am Location: Residence Halls
The 2022-23 housing contract opens Oct. 20, 8 a.m., in MyRed.
This event originated in University Housing.

1 Million Cups Lincoln with Corral Technologies

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: The Combine
Join us for 1 Million Cups Lincoln and hear from Jack Keating, founder at Corral Technologies. Corral Technologies is giving ranchers the tools to track, move, and create cross fences for their cattle through a virtual fencing system.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

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.

STOICH Training & Data Analysis (STDA) Virtual Workshop

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Virtual Workshop
Stoichiometric Traits of Organisms in Their Chemical Habitats (STOICH) is an expansive research effort inspired by the Ecological Stoichiometry Cooperative and their desire to achieve cutting-edge research goals in ecological stoichiometry. Learn …
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

Virtual Conversation with a Nebraska Natural Legacy Biologist

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Virtual
Join us on the third Wednesday of each month as we highlight 12 different careers within the Game and Parks realm. These live interviews will be conducted via ZOOM and each month we will focus on a different career within Nebraska Game and Parks.
This event originated in Environmental Studies.

Grand Challenges Community Building (Virtual): Quantum Science and Engineering

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 …

State of the Agency Lecture Series

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Danielle Conrad, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Nebraska, will be our guest for the State of the Agency Lecture Series. A reception will follow at 1:30pm in the Heritage Room.

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: Project Verification Statements

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: via Zoom
Project Verification Statements (PVS) is a project-based methodology rather than employee-based. PVS is an electronic system with improved internal controls that ensure compliance with the Uniform Guidance on federal, federal pass-through and/or cost …

Assertiveness Training Drop-In Workshop

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
In this introduction to assertiveness skills, students will learn how to stand your ground and speak your piece by discussing passive, aggressive and assertive communication styles. Participants will review ‘assertive rights,’ which may help find …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

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.

STI Testing with the Nebraska AIDS Project

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Free, anonymous and confidential HIV testing with same-day results. All people 13 years or older are eligible to be tested. Anyone who is sexually active should be tested annually for HIV.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

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 .

October Faculty Connector

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Lied Center Commons
Join the Office of Research and Economic Development for this month’s Faculty Connector. This month’s guest speaker will be Jane Ferreyra, the new Director of the University Press. Faculty and post docs are welcome to attend this in-person event.

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Campus Entrepreneurship Program

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Online/hybrid
Join Nebraska faculty, staff and students for a fall semester program to learn strategies about connecting research innovation with market applications. The program begins Sept. 8, and participants may sign up individually or in teams of up to five …
This event originated in NUtech Ventures.

Bike Maintenance Clinic: Part 2

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.

“Coming to the Plains” exhibit, documentary, and discussion

In-person event

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
“Coming to the Plains” captures the stories of immigration from Latinx individuals who have settled in Nebraska. University of Nebraska at Kearney faculty members developed it with community members. View a visual exhibit, watch a documentary, …
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

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.

Arnaldo Cohen

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Brazilian-born pianist Arnaldo Cohen has long had a reputation for astonishing audiences with his musical authority and blistering virtuosity. Cohen returns to the Lied to celebrate the music of composer Franz Liszt after an unforgettable performance …

We Are Nebraska internship performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Cather Dining Complex
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.