All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, October 26

Nebraska Ambassadors Forum: Africa’s Role in the Contemporary World

In partnerships with the University of Nebraska-Omaha, Burlington Capitol and the American Academy of Diplomacy in Washington D.C

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: Nebraska Union
The 2021 Nebraska Ambassadors Forum will examine key policy issues facing African governments and the international community between now and 2050. The event is also an opportunity for Americans to learn more about the continent and its rich, nuanced …
This event originated in Global Nebraska.

Nonprofit in Residence: Friendship Home

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Day 2 of a five-day event. The Nonprofit in Residence program enables UNL students to have volunteer and career conversations with nonprofits. Students can learn about industries, internships, and volunteer positions.

Grand Challenges Community Building Lunch: Climate Resilience

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
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 …

Open Science Drop-In Session

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: Online Zoom, Drop-In
Have questions about Open Access (OA) publishing, open data, or Open Education Resources (OER) in STEM? Drop in to discuss how OA can contribute to research impact, how OER are created and maintained, and more. Hosted by UNL Science Librarian Kiyomi …
This event originated in Libraries.

School of Natural Resources - Coffee and Conservation

Instream Flow: Securing Water for Wildlife

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Zoom Webinar
Presented by Michelle Koch, Assistant Division Administrator, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
This event originated in SNR Seminars & Discussions.

Americans with Disabilities Act/Section 504 for Supervisors

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Available via Zoom — Register for Details.
Institutional Equity and Compliance is offering a professional development opportunity for supervisors on campus on the Americans with Disabilities Act and other laws and policies related to creating an accessible work environment for current …
This event originated in Institutional Equity and Compliance.

Canceled: CAPS Skill Building: Academic/Workplace Resilience

Drop-In Workshop

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
This skill-building workshop will help students learn to care for themselves while managing obligations to work and school. No registration is required to participate.
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Open REACH Training

REACH Suicide Prevention training for the UNL campus community

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: West Stadium
Big Red Resilience & Well-Being offers REACH© trainings for university- and student-affiliated organizations, departments, colleges and programs. The training is designed to last 90 minutes and cannot be shortened. Participants will learn key signs …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Dr. Alexander Kintzer - CBC/RBC Seminar

Applications of Structural Biology in Drug Discovery

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Join via Zoom
Drug discovery aims to change the lives of patients through the development of transformative medicines that alter the trajectory of or cure serious diseases. Integral to the success of drug development is a deep investment in technology platforms …
This event originated in Biochemistry.

Drop-In Library Help

Date: Time: 4:00 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.

CollectionTalk: Artist Jill Nathanson

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Zoom
Artist Jill Nathanson, whose painting “Cantabile” is a new acquisition on view in “Point of Departure,” talks with curator and art critic Karen Wilkin.
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

Evening of Choirs

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Evening of Choirs will include Chamber Singers, University Chorale and Varsity Chorus.
This event originated in Music.

Lead Climbing Clinic: Part 1

Climb Adventures

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Come and learn the basics of lead climbing on our on-campus rock wall.
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

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.

RHA Door Decorating Contest

Date: Time: All Day Location: Instagram - @UNLRHA
Decorate your door with a Halloween or fall theme to be considered for one of the top three prizes. Submit your post via Instagram and tag @UNLRHA from October 24th - November 6th (see @UNLRHA on Instagram for more info.) Please refer to the …

Screening: The Green Knight

David Lowery’s 2021 take on a medieval classic

Date: Time: 12:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Burnett Hall
Join the Medieval and Renaissance Studies program for a free screening of the 2021 film, _The Green Knight_ and optional talkback to follow the film (with Prof. Stage of MRST and the English department).

Sleep Challenge

October 25 – November 15

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual event
Learn about the benefits of sleep and how to improve sleep hygiene in our 3-week sleep program. The virtual program includes weekly newsletters, goal-setting guidance, and informational resources to improve sleep quality.
This event originated in Wellness & Nutrition.