All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, November 11

2021 Symposium on Substance Use Research


Date: Time: 8:00 am–3:35 pm Location: Zoom
We are happy to announce that the 2021 Symposium on Substance Use Research will be co-hosted by:
This event originated in Rural Drug Addiction Research Center.

Conversations & Contemplations 2, An Art Exhibition

Chuck Schroeder, Artist

Date: Time: 9:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
This show is the second edition of recent drawings and paintings by Eagle, NE artist Chuck Schroeder, focused largely on human beings in thoughtful engagement. Some are in conversation with other people, some with other creatures, some just with …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Gender Equity Conference

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join us for a day-long conference surrounding gender equity! There will be multiple speakers throughout the day presenting on many topics related to gender equity and intersectionality.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Happy Veterans Day

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Studio
Support a Veteran!
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

CASNR Global Learning Hub Language Cafe: Portuguese

International Education Week 2021

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Agricultural Hall
Are you learning Portuguese? (Or are you a speaker, but need some help using it in a professional setting?) Are you looking for an opportunity to speak about your studies, research or work across the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural …
This event originated in Global IANR.

How The Health Are Ya?

Emotional Well-being with Honors

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Stop by the Honors x Big Red Resilience and Well-being booth in the City Campus Union to learn more about how you can enhance your emotional wellness
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

NFT’s and the Long History of Artist Made Tools

Workshop with Jennifer and Kevin McCoy

Date: Time: 2:15 pm–3:30 pm Location:
Learn about NFTs from the artist who minted the very first – Quantum – in 2014.
This event originated in IGNITE Colloquium.

NFTs and the Long History of Artist-Made Tools

Jennifer and Kevin McCoy

Date: Time: 2:15 pm–3:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts
Learn about NFTs from the artist who minted the very first – Quantum – in 2014.

Coffee & Tea @ 10:30

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Canfield Administration Building North
Stop by for fresh coffee, tea & conversation every Thursday 210:30-11:30
This event originated in TRIO SSS Calendar.

Canceled: The Science Behind COVID-19 Vaccines & Immunology

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Increase your understanding of the science behind biology and immunology, along with how scientists use that information to develop vaccines and how these vaccines work in our bodies. Plan to attend this interesting and informal educational session …
This event originated in Student Affairs.

3-2-1 Quick Pitch

Pitch Your Business Idea for Cash Prizes and Feedback

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Morrill Hall
The 3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition on Thursday, November 11 at Morrill Hall is an annual event where you can showcase your entrepreneurial, communication and presentation skills through a short “quick pitch” proposal for a new business venture. …
This event originated in College of Business.

Drop-In Library Help

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Dinsdale Family 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 Odili Donald Odita

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Zoom
For the fall semester, Sheldon is presenting its CollectionTalk series online. Login to live discussions with artists, curators, and historians on artwork and exhibitions currently on view at the museum.
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

Health & Wellness Meet-Up

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Zoom
Are you interested in learning more about the fields of Health Education, Nutrition/Public Health, Behavioral/Mental Health, Community Health and/or Wellness? We are inviting you to attend our upcoming Meet-Up Event where you can connect and learn …
This event originated in CAS Career Development.

Uncovering the Hidden History of Genoa Indian School

A panel discussion

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
The story and lasting impact of the Genoa U.S. Indian Industrial School in Genoa, Neb., is the topic of a panel hosted by the Center for Great Plains Studies and the University of Nebraska State Museum on Nov. 11, at 5:30 p.m.
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

First Generation Speaker Series: A Conversation with Mekita Rivas

Presented by First Generation Nebraska: National First Gen Celebration Week

Date: Time: 5:45 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Mekita Rivas is a contributing editor at Cosmopolitan and Bustle. Her writing has been published in The New York Times, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, InStyle, Glamour, Refinery29, among others. She’s currently based in Washington, D.C., and regularly …
This event originated in First Generation Nebraska .


Olivia Thomsen

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
“During the summer of 2021 I worked as a curation management intern at the McClure Archives and University Museum at the University of Central Missouri. I didn’t plan on completing an internship in the museum field, in fact my original goal was to …
This event originated in School of Global Integrative Studies.

Faculty Recital: Tom Larson and Hans Sturm

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
Tom Larson is Associate Professor of Composition (Emerging Media and Digital Arts) at the Glenn Korff School of Music. Before becoming a faculty member at UNL, Tom was the co-owner of Studio Q Recording in Lincoln, producing music for TV and radio …
This event originated in Music.

Nebraska Rep: Dontrell, Who Kissed the Sea

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
The Nebraska Repertory Theatre presents “Dontrell, Who Kissed the Sea” by Nathan Alan Davis. Directed by Ron Himes, the founder and producing director of the Saint Louis Black Repertory Company and Henry E. Hampton, Jr. Artist-in-Residence at …
This event originated in Fine and Performing Arts.

Ongoing Events

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.

International Education Week

Celebrate with #IEWatUNL

Date: Time: All Day Location: Various Locations
International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. As part of a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education, International Education …
This event originated in Global Nebraska.

Unkissed Kisses

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
A new exhibit in Love Library highlights the historical moments of LGBTQ+ literature, writers, and their roles in the history of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The exhibit also celebrates the first LGBTQ course offered at a state university …
This event originated in Libraries.

Nebraska 4-H Visual Arts Exhibition

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska East Union
Twelve talented young artists from across Nebraska have artwork currently on display in the Loft Gallery in the Nebraska East Union.
This event originated in Nebraska 4-H Communications.