All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 28

Last day to withdraw from one or more full-length Regular Academic Session courses for the term

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Responsibility and Accountability in Fashion

HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND MIGRATION INITIATIVE’S 2020 VIRTUAL SUMMIT

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Ajai Vir Singh, a pioneering force in Sri Lanka’s fashion and design industry of Sri Lanka, and the founder of the Responsible Fashion Movement, shares about issues facing the global fashion industry and its supply chain. Ajai, who’s …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

Wenninghoff’s Farm

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

Mental Health Courts with Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
This presentation will provide an overview of the establishment of The Broward County Mental Health Court (1997). Judge Lerner-Wren will describe the precipitating problems in Broward County’s criminal justice system related to the trend known as …
This event originated in Public Policy Center.

VIRTUAL Business Office Hours with NBDC

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:30 pm Location: Zoom
Staff from the Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) will hold virtual office hours via Zoom: https://unomaha.zoom.us/j/98919614897.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

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.

BSE Colloquium Series

Sibel Irmak, PhD

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Sibel is a research associate professor who’s interests lie in production of biofuels, bioproducts and green chemicals from lignocellulosic biomass; gasification of lignocellulosic biomass in aqueous media; developing catalysts for green synthesis …
This event originated in Water Issues.

Reinventing U.S. Diplomacy: A Foreign Service for the 21st Century

THOMAS C. SORENSEN SEMINAR SERIES FEATURING AMBASSADOR MARC GROSSMAN

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Amid growing recognition of the mismatch between the way American citizens view their own interests and the way U.S. leaders define the national interest, the search is on for solutions. Ambassador Marc Grossman discusses what he and fellow former …
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

Reinventing U.S. Diplomacy: A Foreign Service for the 21st Century

Thomas C. Sorensen Seminar Series Featuring Ambassador Marc Grossman

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Amid growing recognition of the mismatch between the way American citizens view their own interests and the way U.S. leaders define the national interest, the search is on for solutions. Ambassador Marc Grossman discusses what he and fellow former …
This event originated in Public Policy Center.

Research Administration Essentials: Cost Sharing

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: via Zoom
In this Research Administration Essentials session, learn about what cost share and match are, how they are managed at the University of Nebraska, and the process and procedures for reporting cost share. Training on PVS is encouraged before taking …

School of Natural Resources Research Seminar Series

CANCELED

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: SNR Zoom Webinar
Robin Nunkoo, associate professor of management, University of Mauritius.
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

Homecoming Banners Due

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Banners must be dry and delivered to the ASUN Office (Nebraska Union 136) between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. today for judging.
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

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.

Cornhole Competition

Homecoming 2020

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Cather-Pound Greenspace
Teams of two representing a single organization can sign up to compete against other pairs of two in the classic lawn game of cornhole (a.k.a. bags). The top three placing teams will receive points. All boards and bags will be provided. Games will be …
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

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.

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.

Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2021

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Homecoming Royalty Election

Date: Time: 9:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Anywhere
All students are encouraged to vote for Homecoming Royalty through an online election. Log in through MyRED between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. to access the ballot.
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

Eid Milad Un Nabi

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The celebration of the Prophet Muhammad’s birthday. Parades, communal feasts in mosques, night-long prayers, and many other celebrations take place and is mainly celebrated by Muslims in India.
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.