All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 8

Recess

hosted by Big Red Resilience & Well-being

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual: https://www.instagram.com/unlresilience/
Everyone remembers the excitement we felt as kids when the daily bell rang for the recess period - a chance to break free of the school desks and textbooks for game, running around, and laughing. Do you also recall the uplifting energy and vitality …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Nebraska Pesticide Applicator NDA Testing Session - Lincoln, NE

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
As of June 30, 2020, NDA will begin offering appointment only testing sessions. Go to https://nda.nebraska.gov/pesticide/applicator_testing.html for more information.
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.

2020 Property Tax Changes

Farm and Ranch Management Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
With Dave Aiken, professor and agricultural law specialist, Department of Agricultural Economics.
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

Look at Lunchtime — On Facebook Live

Date: Time: 12:15 pm Location: Facebook
A member of the Sheldon staff or UNL faculty leads a 15-minute discussion about an artwork on view in the museum. This month on Facebook Live, Laura K. Muñoz, assistant professor of history and ethnic studies, talks about the painting “Christian …
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

Drive-Thru Food Distribution

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
The Food Bank of Lincoln’s distribution center will be set up in the parking lot north of Transformation Drive.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students

hosted by Student Involvement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Grab a beverage and join in the twice-weekly casual gatherings to chat about each other’s cultures, meet friends, and learn about campus.

Beatrice Farmers Market

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Beatrice Farmers Market
This event originated in Buy Fresh Buy Local.

Fallbrook Farmers’ Market

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Fallbrook Farmers’ Market
This event originated in Buy Fresh Buy Local.

Game Night: Noche de Diversion

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Zoom Meeting
Join OASIS as we celebrate Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month with a game night to learn about the Latinx culture, history, and much more! 

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.