All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 22

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.

Discover Engineering Days - Remote

Date: Time: 8:00 am Location: Remote
Nebraska Public Schools student nanoscience progam
This event originated in NCMN Outreach/Education.

2020 State of Diversity

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:15 pm Location: Zoom
Faculty, students and staff are invited to the 2nd annual State of Diversity, hosted by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion. A virtual experience this year, the event is slated to feature diversity leaders and panelists, with updates on the efforts …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Human Trafficking Virtual Summit: Live Q&A with Sriyani Tidball

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Zoom
Join us in a discussion about contemporary labor trafficking with Sriyani Tidball, author of The Breadwinner: Stories of Women Forced into Modern Day Slavery and Trafficking” and the 2020 Forsythe Family Program on Human Rights and Humanitarian …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

2020 Water for Food Global Webinar Series

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Zoom
We are excited to continue our webinars this fall with the 2020 Water for Food Global Webinar Series! While we had to postpone our signature Water for Food Global Conference to next year, we are pleased to still provide a digital platform to …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Wenninghoff’s Farm

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

Financial State of Ag for Nebraska Producers

Farm and Ranch Management Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
With Tina Barrett, director and farm financial consultant, Nebraska Farm Business, Inc.
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

PPGSA Faculty-Student Engagement Lunch

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: via Zoom ONLY
Please join us virtually with the club’s second lunch with several speakers from our department: Dr. Tom Powers (Professor), Dr. Jayadri Ghosh (Post Doc, Dr. James Van Etten Group), Dr. Rachel Koch (Post Doc. Dr. Herr Group), Tim Harris (Technician …
This event originated in Plant Pathology Department.

10th Annual Nebraska Natural Legacy Conference

A Decade Of Connections On The Landscape

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
featuring Water Sciences Lab Director Dan Snow
This event originated in Water Issues.

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.

Federal Government Job Search Workshop

Learn how to succeed in the federal job search process

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting
In this Federal Government Job Search workshop, Thomas Allison, senior advisor and program coordinator with the Military and Veterans Success Center, will share strategies with interested students, faculty and staff on how to best search for …
This event originated in Career Services.

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.

Homecoming Competition Registration Deadline

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Online
Registration due for Recognized Student Organizations, Greek chapters and residence hall teams to participate for points in the Homecoming Competition that includes:
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

Driver Education Class

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: The Rise
The Nebraska Safety Center is offering driver education classes in Lincoln. It will be offered in both the traditional in-person classroom setting and an entirely online classroom. Student Parent Orientation will be emailed out before class. Behind- …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Pinterest Night

hosted by Student Involvement and Campus Nightlife

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Get crafty with friends with a FREE night of Pinterest projects you can use as decorations or gifts for the upcoming winter holiday season.

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.

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.

About the Film: The Price of Free, an Interview with producer Heriselda Begaj-Viotti

HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND MIGRATION INITIATIVE’S 2020 VIRTUAL SUMMIT

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online
Julia Reiley, UNL Professor of Practice interviews Heriselda Begaj-Viotti, Impact Campaigns Producer. Within the first hour you’re awake, chances are the coffee you drink, the phone you text with, or the shirt you put on may have been made (in part …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

Hostile Terrain 94 Nebraska - International Quilt Museum Exhibition

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

Date: Time: All Day Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
*Subject to change based on local health directives*
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

About the Film: Sisters Rising

Human Trafficking and Migration Initiative’s 2020 Virtual Summit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Sisters Rising is the story of six Native American women reclaiming personal and tribal sovereignty in the face of ongoing sexual violence against Indigenous women in the United States. Dawn was in the Army, now she’s a tribal cop in the midst of …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

Food Drive for Husker Pantry

Help donate 2,500 items for Husker students

Date: Time: All Day Location: Anywhere
More than 30% of Husker students will face food insecurity and hunger at some point in the coming year. During the pandemic, the need is the highest it’s ever been.
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

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.