All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, August 19

Passion Through the Lens, A Photography Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Link, 2nd Floor
Passion Through the Lens is a collection of selected photos from Lincoln based photographer, Jodi Lathrop. The collection includes black and whites, macro photos, flowers, architecture, and landscapes. The photos displayed are on many different …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

K-3 CLASS Observation Training

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Prem S. Paul Research Center at Whittier School
Participants will learn how development affects classroom interactions and the link between effective teacher-child interactions as it relates to learning.

Urban Plunge: First-Year Service Project

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: Lincoln, NE
An opportunity for first-year students to engage in a morning of service and to explore the potential ways they can use their skills to make a positive impact in our community. Urban Plunge supports and cultivates a spirit of engagement and service …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Campus Job Fair

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Meet with campus employers and find your next opportunity at this casual, friendly event!
This event originated in Career Services.

Downtown Walking Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Join in on a walking tour of downtown Lincoln led by current students. We’ll meet by the Nebraska Union Starbucks on City Campus.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Mapping Class Routes Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Join orientation leaders for a fun tour through City Campus to begin feeling at home on campus. You’ll familiarize yourself with campus buildings and resources while getting to know classmates. Be sure to bring an electronic version of your fall- …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Learning Community Welcome Event

Date: Time: 10:30 am–12:00 pm Location: Vine Fields
All Learning Community students are invited to take part in fun games and mixers at the LC Welcome Event! You’ll also get a chance to pick up your LC t-shirt, take a massive group photo, and have some Dairy Store ice cream. Meet your Peer Mentor and …
This event originated in Residence Life.

Building a Narrative; Production Art & Pop Culture

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
A summer exhibition in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln School of Art, Art History & Design’s Eisentrager-Howard Gallery will feature original artwork from popular films, animated television series, comics and trading cards from a local collector.
This event originated in Fine and Performing Arts.

Transfer/Commuter Student Welcome

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Adele Coryell Hall Learning Commons
Join us for the Transfer and Commuter student welcome. Meet other transfer or commuter students, talk with campus resources, free ice coffee and swag! Meet us behind the Dunkin Donuts on the first floor of the Adele Learning commons in Love Library …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Tunnel Walk & New Student Welcome

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium
The Tunnel Walk isn’t just for the Husker football team! Join us at Memorial Stadium at 5 p.m. to partake in the Tunnel Walk and make the Class of 2026 “N” on the Memorial Stadium field. The Class of 2026 will receive their formal welcome from …
This event originated in Student Affairs.

Chancellor’s BBQ

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Meier Commons
Students are invited to join Chancellor Ronnie Green for a BBQ picnic following the Tunnel Walk and New Student Welcome. Deans and senior administrators will be present to welcome the class of 2026!
This event originated in Student Affairs.

Husker Mania Karaoke Party

hosted by Campus Recreation

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Celebrate your campus arrival at the must-attend Friday night event for Big Red Welcome, with thousands of Husker students. Compete for amazing prizes by singing your favorite hit songs for the crowd. Participate either as a team of friends or as an …
This event originated in Campus Recreation.

Ongoing Events

Solar Design and Installation Hand-On Workshop

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Splinter Labs
This workshop is open to the public. We will cover solar de-sign, installation and economic analysis of distributed behind the meter solar PV systems. Both classroom and hands-on sessions will step through the process of evaluation through …
This event originated in F. John Hay .