All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 20

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.

DOE Advance Bioenergy Technology Grant Celebration

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Virtual Session
This event will celebrate Nebraska biochemist Edgar Cahoon’s recent $12.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy. He is leading an interdisciplinary, eight-institution team in exploring how oilseed crops can help replace petroleum-based …

Drop-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Current UNL students can get their free flu shot by attending a drop-in flu shot clinic at the University Health Center.
This event originated in University Health Center.

Adoptee Talks about the Search for Biological Family

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
In this very special Genealogy over Lunch session, Gerilynn Murphy, office manager, Criminology & Criminal Justice (UNO), will talk about her search for biological family and DNA testing as an adoptee.
This event originated in Libraries.

2022 Nebraska Ballot Initiatives

Center for Ag Profitability Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
With: Dave Aiken, Water Law and Agricultural Law Specialist, UNL Center for Agricultural Profitability.
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

Food Science and Technology Seminar Series

DR. JANAK DHAKAL

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Food Industry Complex
Dr. Janak Dhakal, Department of Food Science & Technology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
This event originated in IANR.

Food Science and Technology Seminar Series

Dr. Janak Dhakal

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Food Innovation Center
Dr. Janak Dhakal, Department of Food Science & Technology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
This event originated in FST & FPC Events.

Drop-in Flu Shot Clinic for Students

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Current UNL students can get their free flu shot by attending a drop-in flu shot clinic at the University Health Center.
This event originated in University Health Center.

National Transfer Student Week

celebrate

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Dinsdale Learning Commons
This year the CAST office will once again be celebrating National Transfer Student Week with free t-shirts, stickers, and Dunkin coffee and donuts.

Bridge Program Recruitment & Search

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The University of Nebraska Lincoln (UNL) has launched the BRIDGE (Breakthrough Recruitment for Inclusive Diversity Growth and Excellence) initiative. A major component of this initiative is the comprehensive guidance document for faculty and staff …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

2022 James A. Rawley Graduate Conference in the Humanities

War and Genocide

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
This event originated in History.

Huskers Abroad 101

Take the first steps toward your global experience!

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Louise Pound Hall
Join Global Experiences for a 30-minute interactive workshop to help you start planning your global experience. During the workshop, we’ll discuss global experience types, funding, the timeline for planning your experience, and thinking through …
This event originated in Global Experiences.

Reptiles of Nebraska

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Hardin Hall
A joint event between the School of Natural Resources and Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. An event for the whole family.
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

Science at Work

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Register here: https://go.unl.edu/scienceatwork. Opportunity for Life Sciences students to engage with Nebraska employers in those fields. The event consists of an employer panel, networking conversations, and light snacks.
This event originated in CAS Career Development.

CollectionTalk: Curator Michael Darling with Artists Lisa Sanditz and Leslie Wayne

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Curator and cofounder of Museum Exchange Michael Darling speaks with artists Lisa Sanditz and Leslie Wayne, whose paintings are on view in the exhibition “Storyville: The Intersection of Abstraction, Allusion, and Depiction.” Sheldon Museum of …
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

Human Rights Changemaker Internship Info Session

ONLY declared Human Rights & Humanitarian Affairs minors

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:30 pm Location: Burnett Hall
We believe it’s crucial that our students not only learn about human rights promotion in the classroom, at the library, or on their laptops, but that they experience human rights promotion firsthand, on the ground, for themselves. If you’ve committed …
This event originated in CAS Career Development.

Knowledge on Tap

October

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: TBD
Cory Armstrong, Ph.D., became the associate dean for research and faculty affairs at University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s College of Journalism and Mass Communications on July 15, 2022. Armstrong has also been appointed as a full professor in …

Husker Haunt

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement and Campus Nightlife

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Enjoy a fun-tastic night of indoor Halloween-themed activities and treats, all in one location.

NIGHT OF LISTENING: Voting Rights

Topic: Knowledge about Voting Rights and Voting by Mail

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Huskers and community members will learn about their rights as a voter for the 2022 Elections with nonpartisan organizations. Huskers will also be able to gain information for voting by mail and gain information about absentee voting.
This event originated in Huskers Vote Coalition.

D.C.’s Reflecting Fools

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
DC’s Reflecting Fools is the new generation of the beloved Capitol Steps. Featuring artists and a co-creator from Capitol Steps, they blend new songs and dance with classic Steps material. Just in time for the midterm elections, they put the Mock …

Ongoing Events

Spin Challenge

Date: Time: All Day Location: Campus Recreation Center
How many miles can you spin during the month of October?
This event originated in Fitness.

Charting Our Path: Celebrating 50 Years of Black Studies Traveling Exhibit

The exhibit celebrates the 50 years of Black Studies at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, sharing both the triumphs and turbulent history of one of the oldest Black Studies departments in the nation.

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library North & Link
This 4-panel traveling exhibit shares historical snapshots of one of the oldest Black Studies departments in the nation, highlighting debates over curriculum, attempts to downgrade the department to a program, and the mutual engagement between campus …
This event originated in Libraries.

Nebraska Section Society for Range Management

Communication and Control: Collaborating to Confront Risks to Grassland Ecosystems

Date: Time: 7:30 am–12:00 pm Location: Handlebend Tap
Section Meeting & Technical Training on Wednesday, October 19 at Handlebend Tap in O’Neill, with Field Tour of Verdigre and Bazile Creek Cedar Control Projects on Thursday, October 20
This event originated in Nebraska Extension - Cedar County.