All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 9

National Nanotechnology Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nationwide
This event originated in NCMN Outreach/Education.

Sharing true untold stories of impoverished Sri Lankan women exploited in the Middle East

Human Trafficking and Migration Initiative’s 2020 Virtual Summit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Sriyani Tidball, an advocate for peace, justice and human rights, as well as a college professor in the USA and founder of two nonprofits, showcases stories of slavery of Sri Lankan housemaids in the Middle East. She exposes the heart-breaking …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

Lancaster County Extension Board Meeting

Date: Time: 8:00 am Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
Monthly meeting of the Lancaster County Extension Board, usually held the 2nd Friday of each month. Meetings are open to the public. This will also be a virtual meeting. Please contact Karen Wobig at kwobig2@unl.edu for connection details.
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.

Entomology Department Seminar – Dr. Prince Zogli

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
Dr. Prince Kudjoe Zogli, Dept. of Entomology, will present a seminar on “Deciphering plant defense against insect herbivory with ‘omics.’” Zogli is a post doc researcher with Dr. Joe Louis.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Solar Land Lease Considerations for Landowners

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
The seminar will focus on landowners’ considerations related to leasing land for utility scale solar development. Farmers, landowners, and their families have much to consider when considering long term land leases. This webinar will give an …
This event originated in F. John Hay .

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.

Agronomy and Horticulture Seminar Series

SENTHIL SUBRAMANIAN, Associate Professor, Graduate Coordinator, South Dakota State University, Brook

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Zoom
A precise balance between the actions of major plant hormones auxin and cytokinin are crucial for proper nodule development in soybean. microRNA160 plays a crucial role in achieving this balance. To determine cell type-specific changes in auxin- …
This event originated in Water Issues.

Big Red Rewinds: 2017 NCAA Volleyball Championship Final

hosted by Student Involvement and UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union Green Space
For UNL students. Enjoy a free outdoor watch party of the 2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Championship Final between NEBRASKA and the Univ of Florida. Food will be available from local food trucks and the Iron N and the Husker Cheer Squad will lead …

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.

Shemini Atzeret

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jewish holiday also known as “The Eighth (Day) of Assembly” takes place the day after the Sukkot festival, where gratitude for the fall harvest is deeply internalized.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.