All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, September 23

From Out There, An Art Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
From Out There is a collection of work by artist Chuck Schroeder focused on people, places, critters and things from off the beaten path, stretching from rural western Nebraska to northern New Mexico, west Texas, Wyoming and Italy. This unique …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

NIH RO1 Development Workshop

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Cather Dining Complex
The Office of Research and Economic Development is sponsoring a two-part workshop series to provide prospective applicants with proposal development strategies specific to the NIH Research Project Grant (R01) mechanism.

Entomology Department Seminar with Mikaelison da Silva Lima

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Mikaelison da Silva Lima, MS student in Entomology, will present a seminar titled, “Artificial Neural Network as a Tool for Predicting Pest Outbreaks.” He is advised by Dr. Justin McMechan, UNL Dept. of Entomology.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Tea Time Friday

Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us each week for tea and snacks!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

Food for Health Seminar Series – Yasuhito Shirai

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Food Innovation Center (FIC) & Zoom
Yasuhito Shirai is a Professor and Vice Dean of the Graduate School of Agricultural Science at Kobe University. He also serves as the Director of Americas Division in the Institute for Promoting International Partnership. He conducts signal …
This event originated in Nebraska Food for Health Center.

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.

IGNITE featuring Trent Claus

Visual Effects Supervisor

Date: Time: 12:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts
Hear from award-winning Visual Effects Supervisor Trent Claus, and then we’ll visit his exhibition Building a Narrative: Production Art and Pop Culture at the Eisentrager Howard Gallery.
This event originated in IGNITE Colloquium.

Pop-In Well-being

Peer Listening

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Robert E. Knoll Residential Center
Join Big Red Resilience & Well-Being and the University Honor’s Program at Pop-In Peer Listening Sessions. The goal of these sessions is to provide students with a listening ear, wellness and mindfulness activities, connect with on- and off-campus …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – Jenny Keshwani

We Are Growable: Developing systems thinking through games

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Keim Hall
Jenny Keshwani, Associate Professor Biological Systems Engineering and Science Literacy Specialist Nebraska Extension, presents “We Are Growable: Developing systems thinking through games”. Game-based learning is a pedagogical approach for engaging …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Family Weekend Welcome Reception

The Graduate Hotel - Scarlet Ballroom

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: The Graduate Hotel
Meet and mingle with other families as you enjoy some snacks while waiting for your student to join you. Representatives from the university will be in attendance to answer any questions you have about the weekend, the university, or the local area.
This event originated in Husker Family Weekend.

Block Party & Cornhole Tournament

hosted by Dance Marathon

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
An outdoor afternoon of music, yard games, food, Cornhole Tournament and giveaways for Husker students to discover Dance Marathon and the huge impact this student organization has on the community.
This event originated in Dance Marathon.

LIFE IN LINCOLN: Global Groove, a world music dance night

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement and International Student and Scholar Office

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A weekly series every Friday evening for UNL students to gather and enjoy a nearby activity or tour to sample and learn about the local Lincoln culture, neighborhoods, and people.


Intro to Shell Scripting

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: L-NU Platte River Room South
A shell script is a computer program designed to be run by the Unix shell, a command-line interpreter. The various dialects of shell scripts are considered to be scripting languages. Typical operations performed by shell scripts include file …
This event originated in Operating Systems and Open Source Group.

Cornhole Tournament

Play begins

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: 14th & Avery Basketball Courts
Entry fee: FREE
This event originated in Intramural Sports.


Professional Beatboxer

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
SungBeats is an award-winning beatboxer and live loop extraordinaire from New York who has been developing his craft for over 13 years. Equipped with nothing but a microphone and a loop pedal, he uses only his mouth to create organic, engaging, high- …

Rainbow Ball

Sponsored by Spectrum UNL and the LGBTQA+ Center

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
An LGBTQA+-inclusive homecoming event where students can express themselves how they want and dance with who they want. Whether you want to dance or simply socialize, there is something for everyone. Entry fee is $5 for UNL students.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Ongoing Events

Husker Family Weekend

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–12:00 pm Location: Various locations
Invite your family to reconnect! Families and students can discuss how things are going, what classes are like and introduce new friends. While catching up, you can participate in fun activities, meet other Husker families and create memories …
This event originated in Student Affairs.