All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 27

1 Million Cups Lincoln with Grain Weevil

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: The Combine
Join us for 1 Million Cups Lincoln and hear from Chad Johnson, co-founder at Grain Weevil. The Grain Weevil is a grain extraction and bin management robot that scurries across the top of the grain within a bin, smoothing out clumps so that the grain …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Nebraska Community of Learners – Understanding Diversity through Education (#NCLUDE)

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
#NCLUDE is an opportunity for participants to contribute to ongoing resources related to inclusive excellence and to connect the Office of Diversity and Inclusion to the expanded community. Each session will present opportunities for individuals to …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Nonprofit In Residence: Big Brothers Big Sisters

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Day 3 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 (Virtual): Climate Resilience

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 …

How the Health are Ya?

Social Well-being with Campus Organizations

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Learn about social wellness surrounding Halloween and organizations on campus that can help promote your well-being.
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Metacognition and Reflection in Teaching

FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online
This workshop will provide an introduction to metacognition and reflection and how you can use this in your teaching. Metacognition is the practice of being reflective about your teaching and is valuable for all students to practice in any class.
This event originated in Graduate Student Development.

BroadCAST Webinar w/ Singer-Author Annette Murrell

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Zoom Webinar
Murrell holds degrees from Stanford, the University of Nairobi in Kenya, and a PhD in English from UNL. She is a renowned jazz and blues singer in Lincoln, NE, and has performed as an actress with the NE Repertory Theater. Murrell is a published …

Research Administration Essentials: Cost Sharing

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: via Zoom
Learn about what cost share and match are, how they are managed at the University of Nebraska and the processes and procedures for reporting cost share.

The Combine Virtual Showcase

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Virtual
In celebration of Lincoln Startup Week, join in this virtual event to hear from four startups in the Agriculture Technology Space. The event will showcase the following businesses: TreadSure: TreadSure connects ag equipment dealers with accurate and …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

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.

School of Natural Resources Seminar Series

Stakeholder Decision Making for Harvest of Fish and Non-fish Wildlife

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Presentation by Kelly Robinson, assistant professor, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife (Quantitative Fisheries Center), Michigan State University.
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 .

Bio Nebraska Annual Meeting

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Bio Nebraska invites you to their 2021 Annual Meeting on October 27, 2021.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture: Mark Dion

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
Conceptual artist Mark Dion will present the next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture. Dion’s work examines the ways in which dominant ideologies and public institutions shape our understanding of history, knowledge and the natural world. …
This event originated in School of Art, Art History & Design.

What the Health: Vitamins – What to take and what you can skip

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:00 pm Location: Zoom
Vitamins are a great way to supplement your nutrition. Learn which ones are recommended and which ones should be avoided. We’ll also discuss ancestral supplements, gummy vitamins, goli gummies, collagen supplements, if you should trust influencers …
This event originated in University Health Center.

ASUN Senate

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska East 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.

LXB: League of Extraordinary Boulderers

Climb Adventures

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Join our weekly bouldering league and compete against others across campus.
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Drag Queen Bingo with Alyssa Edwards

Presented by UPC Nebraska & the LGBTQA+ Resource Center

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Virtual: RSVP on NvolveU for Zoom link
UPC Nebraska, in partnership with the LGBTQA+ Resource Center, is excited to announce an upcoming Drag Queen Bingo event with Alyssa Edwards this Wednesday, October 27, at 7:30 p.m.

LXB: League of Extraordinary Boulderers

Climb Adventures

Date: Time: 8:30 pm–10:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Join our weekly bouldering league and compete against others across campus.
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.