All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 29

Nonprofit in Residence: Cause Collective

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Day 5 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.

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 .

CEO Action D&I Conversations with Chancellor Green

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual
Take part in this important conversation hosted by Vice Chancellor Marco Barker and Chancellor Ronnie Green. This is an opportunity to hear updates on topics of racial equality, equity and inclusion at Nebraska. All are welcome!
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

IGNITE featuring Ross Media Arts Center Geske Cinema Showcase Artists

Chris Innis, Academy Award Winning Editor and Lyn Lowery, horror actor

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:50 pm Location:
Chris Innis, ACE, is the Academy Award® Winning editor and founder of Grindhouse Releasing, and Academy-Award® winning film editor of the critically-acclaimed thriller, The Hurt Locker. She graduated from the University of California Berkeley with …
This event originated in IGNITE Colloquium.

TRIO Scholars Spooktacular Make’n’Take Halloween Decor & Movie Event

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Canfield Administration Building North
Make your own Halloween decorations and watch horror movies in our student lounge with snacks provided.
This event originated in TRIO SSS Calendar.

Little Ak-Sar-Ben

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
Little AKSARBEN is an opportunity for both experienced and non-experienced showman to compete in showmanship against each other in separate experienced and novice catagories. ANYONE who attends UNL can participate in any species—pigs, sheep, goats …
This event originated in Block and Bridle.

Michael Kocher Retirement Reception

Emeritus Professor in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
A retirement reception for Michael Kocher, Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering, will take place from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on October 29 in the East Campus Union - Great Plains Room B-C.
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

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 – Juan Pablo Monzon

Soil Mining in Cropping Systems in Argentina

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Juan Pablo Monzon, research assistant professor, Agronomy & Horticulture at UNL, presents, “Soil Mining in Cropping Systems in Argentina.” The growing global demand for food, a competitive agricultural sector, and an intermediate yield gap level …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Greek Street Trick-or-Treat

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union, The Crib
Students, faculty, staff and the public are encouraged to bring children in costumes to participate in a fun, safe Halloween celebration. Fraternities and sororities will host stops at Greek chapter houses on 16th and R streets as well as candy …
This event originated in Student Affairs.

Halloweentown: The Movie

Nebraska Union Movie Night

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union Swanson Auditorium
Free screening of the 1998 Halloween family-comedy TV movie, staring Debbie Reynolds, Kimberly J. Brown, and Judith Hoag.
This event originated in Nebraska Unions.

Nebraska Rep: ShakesFear

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
The Nebraska Repertory Theatre presents ShakesFear, an immersive theatrical experience.
This event originated in Fine and Performing Arts.

Night of the Living Drag Show

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join us and our amazing student performers for our annual Halloween Drag Show! This show is a fundraiser to help support student travel to conferences and to aid the Student Support Fund. Come in costumes and be ready to be amazed!
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

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.