All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 2

International Day of Non-Violence

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Marked on the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence and the desire to secure a culture of peace, tolerance, and understanding.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Last day to change a full-length Regular Academic Session course registration to or from “Pass/No Pa

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

The Global Anti-Slavery Movement Today

Keynote Speaker Professor Kevin Bales

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Kevin Bales, research director, The Rights Lab, Nottingham University, Sheffield, UK, will speak on the many ways to address the crime of human trafficking and slavery. Since the emergence of history’s fourth global anti-slavery movement in the …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

Wenninghoff’s Farm

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Wenninghoff’s Farm
This event originated in Buy Fresh Buy Local.

Entomology Department Seminar – Dr. Blanca Huertas, National History Museum, London

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
The UNL Department of Entomology is pleased to host Dr. Blanca Huertas, sr. curator, Lepidoptera, National History Museum, London. She will speak on “The beauty of the dead: Challenges and opportunities for (butterfly) taxonomy in an era of changes.”
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Take Home Tea Time Friday

with the Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Stop by for a tea goodie bag! Take home and enjoy a cup of tea and a treat on us! Snap a photo of you and your tea, post it with #TeaTimeFridayKRR to get your name in for our monthly drawing! Pick up your bag every Friday through 11/20/2020.
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Food for Health Seminar Series

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Please join us for the Food for Health Seminar Series. More info to come! Speaker: Dr. Jon Vanderhoof (Boston Children’s Hospital Harvard Medical School). https://foodforhealth.unl.edu/seminar-series
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar Series

JAMES SCHNABLE, Associate Professor, Charles O. Gardner Professor of Maize Quantitative Genetics, De

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Zoom
This event originated in Water Issues.

Hyde Lecture with Tamika L. Butler

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Online
This event originated in Architecture.

First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Explore the exhibitions “Person of Interest,” “Small Abstractions,” “Sheldon Treasures,” and “Tales of Genji I.”
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

Weekend Bike Rental Ride

Rent for the $ of a day and get the whole weekend.

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
No bike? No Problem! Pay for a day rental and get a bike for the whole weekend. Come join Outdoor Adventures for a Friday evening ride to explore Lincoln on one of our rental bicycles! This is an opportunity to see Lincoln from two wheels, get more …
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Joel Meyers – Comedy Magician

presented by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Combining sleight of hand and original routines with larger than life personality and crowd winning charm, comedy magician Joel Meyers specializes in taking audiences on what NBC calls “a roller coaster ride.” He’s an illusionist, mentalist and …

Ongoing Events

Fall 2020 Regular Academic Session

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

All full-length Regular Academic Session course withdrawals noted with a grade of “W” on academic re

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Open registration for Fall 2020 Three Week Session

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

“Hearts of Glass” Documentary

Date: Time: All Day Location: View Film
UNL faculty, students, and staff are invited to view a film exploring food technology, sustainability, and diversity and inclusion.
This event originated in IANR.

Hostile Terrain 94 Nebraska - Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts Exhibition

A participatory exhibition about the humanitarian crisis at the US-Mexico border and how it connects

Date: Time: All Day Location: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts
*Subject to change based on local health directives*
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

My Husker Action

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual
For the month of October, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join us in recognizing opportunities to acknowledge authentic, genuine, and intentional actions to eradicate systematic racism, injustice, and inequality. As part of the …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Hispanic Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This month corresponds with Mexican Independence Day, which is celebrated on September 16, and recognizes the revolution in 1810 that ended Spanish dictatorship.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

LGBT History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A U.S. observance started in 1994 to recognize lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history and the history of the gay rights movement.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This observance was launched in 1945 when Congress declared the first week in October as “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week.” In 1998, the week was extended to a month and renamed. The annual event draws attention to employment …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.