All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, October 24

United Nations Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Commemorates the founding of the world organization in 1945.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Driver Education Class

Date: Time: 8:00 am–1:00 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.

Recipe to Reality Seminar

Pre-registration is required

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The University of Nebraska Food Processing Center offers a one-day seminar for all individuals interested in exploring the idea of starting a food manufacturing business. The seminar is the first phase of the National Food Entrepreneur Program. …

Recipe to Reality Seminar [Registration Required]

Food Processing Center

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Food Innovation Center
The one-day Recipe to Reality seminar is the first step in developing a non-alcohol food business. It is specifically designed to provide entrepreneurs with an understanding of the key issues they will need to consider when starting a food business. …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Wayne Farmers Market

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Wayne Farmers Market
This event originated in Buy Fresh Buy Local.

Upward Bound - Remote

Date: Time: 9:30 am–11:30 am Location: Remote
Nano/STEM program for high school students.
This event originated in NCMN Outreach/Education.

CANCELED: Composting Demonstration at Pioneer’s Park

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Pioneers Park Nature Center’s backyard composting demonstration area
This year, learn how to be successful with composting by watching how-to videos from Backyard Farmer at https://lancaster.unl.edu/yard-garden. All in-person demonstrations are canceled.
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.

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.