All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 7

Lancaster County 4-H Information Night - Rain Date

Date: Time: 6:00 am–7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
Find out how youth ages 5-18 can join 4-H! To accommodate social distancing, this event will be an open house format and a blend of indoor/outdoors. Arrive no later than 7 p.m. Rain Date: Wednesday, Oct. 7.
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

Wenninghoff’s Farm

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

Arabic Conversation Hour

With UNL Arabic

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
The Arabic Conversation Hour with UNL Arabic serves as a cultural journey to discover the spirit of Arabic civilization through conversations, documentaries, art, calligraphy, music, literature, traditions, and more.
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

NPOD Seminar - Robert F. Margolskee - via ZOOM

Sweet Tooth, Bitter Gums: MultipleSweet Taste Signaling Pathways & Gingival Solitary Chemosensory Ce

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: via Zoom
Robert F. Margolskee, MD, PhD is Director & President of the Monell Chemical Senses Center and Adjunct Professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Margolskee has been a pioneer in the application of molecular biology and …

Research Administration Essentials: Research Responsibility

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: via Zoom
This Research Administration Essentials session is an overview which explains programs that govern the use of animals in research and ensure protections of human subjects involved in research, as well as policies related to conflict of interest, the …

Sponsored Programs: Project Verification Statement training

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: via Zoom
The Project Verification Statement is a project-based methodology (PARs was employee-based) which focuses on a system of internal controls. These controls involve the amount and type of documentation required to support salary, wage and benefit …

First Gen Career Readiness Series

Internships 101

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting
In this session, First Gen students will learn the importance, the timing, and strategy and how to get connected with those opportunities. Students will connect with recruiters Micah with Nelnet & Whitney with First National Bank-Omaha who will share …
This event originated in Career Services.

Sponsored Programs: Project Verification Statement training (for PIs only)

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: via Zoom
The Project Verification Statement is a project-based methodology (PARs was employee-based) which focuses on a system of internal controls. These controls involve the amount and type of documentation required to support salary, wage and benefit …

School of Natural Resources Research Seminar Series

Prioritizing Private Lands to Optimize Biodiversity Conservation

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: SNR Zoom Webinar
Agriculture intensification in the Midwest has resulted in the simplification of agricultural systems (e.g., corn and soybean rotation compared to multi-crop diversity, cover crops, and/or integrated crop-livestock systems), increased field sizes, …
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

School of Natural Resources Research Seminar Series

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: SNR Zoom Webinar
This event originated in Water Issues.

Japanese Conversation Table

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Burnett Hall
Interested in the Japanese Language? RSVP to the Japanese Conversation Table to learn more about the language and practice your skills! All levels of experience are welcome!
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Wayne Farmers Market

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Wayne Farmers Market
This event originated in Buy Fresh Buy Local.

Building a Career in Sustainability: Advice from Climate Change Professionals

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Online - Registration Required
Engage with climate change professionals to learn how to launch your career in the field.
This event originated in Environmental Studies.

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.

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.

CAS Day(s) of Service

Donations to help the Lincoln community throughout the month of October

Date: Time: All Day Location: CAS Buildings
The College of Arts and Sciences is engaging faculty, staff, and students to make an impact through volunteerism and support of people in need within our community. Due to COVID-19, our “day” of service this year will be a month-long, targeted …
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

Plenty of Beauty at the Bottom National Image Contest

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Remote
In honor of National Nanotechnology Day, October 9th, the National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI) is hosting their annual Plenty of Beauty at the Bottom image contest. Referencing Richard Feynman’s 1959 lecture, “There’s Plenty …
This event originated in NCMN Outreach/Education.

NanoDays 2020 - Remote Event

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Remote
NanoDays is a nationwide festival of educational programs about the newest, most transformative realm of scientific discovery and invention that is happening at the nanoscale. To celebrate this exciting science, we invite teachers, students, and …
This event originated in NCMN Outreach/Education.

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.