All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 29

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.

Lancaster County 4-H Leader Trainings

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
New leaders, experienced leaders, 4-H members and parents are invited to a free 4-H Leaders Training at 9 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. (you choose which time to attend). MUST register by Monday, Oct. 26 by calling 402-441-7180 or emailing kristin.geisert@unl. …
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

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.

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.

Emerging Technology for Agriculture Webinar Series

Technology in Forage-based Beef Production Systems

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Zoom Webinar
Presented by Mitch Stephenson, assistant professor, Agronomy and Horticulture, and Travis Mulliniks, assistant professor, Animal Science.
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

Wenninghoff’s Farm

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

A World of Migrants: Guest Lecture

Media, Migration, & Metaphor

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Zoom
Join Dr. Theresa Catalano, associate professor of Second Language Education and Applied Linguistics, and Jessica Mitchell-McCollough, TLTE PhD candidate, for this special guest lecture featuring their research in global migration, representation, and …
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Ballot Initiatives: Election Day 2020

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.

Protecting Intellectual Property in AgTech

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Virtual
Join us for a virtual meetup to hear Matt Poulsen of Suiter Swantz perspective on the important steps entrepreneurs can both take and should avoid when it comes to IP. Hosted by the Nebraska Food & AG Innovation Meetup.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

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.

2020 Election and Potential Legal Issues with Kyle Langvardt, Eric Berger

Virtual Program

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: ZOOM
Nebraska College of Law professors Kyle Langvardt and Eric Berger will lead a program and Q&A addressing the 2020 election and potential legal issues that may arise. Both professors have expertise in constitutional law.
This event originated in Huskers Vote Coalition.

Traditions Race

Homecoming 2020

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Wick Alumni Center
This is a competition for Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs), fraternity and sorority chapters, and residence hall associations participating in homecoming week. The Traditions Race will consist of clues leading to 10-15 traditions around campus …
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

Whose Renaissance?: Re-Imagining the Early Modern World in the Age of White Supremacy

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Online
The idea of “the Renaissance” as a strictly European phenomenon is a myth—one that continues to shape popular western conceptions of race, nation, and cultural rebirth. This panel addresses white supremacist frameworks, both inside and outside …
This event originated in Department of English.

Office Hours with the Dean - Scott Campus

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Zoom - See Link Below
Nebraska Engineering students on Scott Campus are invited to join Dean Lance C. Pérez on Oct. 29 at 5:30 p.m. for a virtual Office Hours with the Dean to discuss all the happenings in the College of Engineering.
This event originated in Engineering .

Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Hall of Fame

Hosted by the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Zoom Meeting
The Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services invites you to attend the 2020 Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Hall of Fame! All the award recipients have and continue to positively impact students and their respective communities. This …

Lancaster County 4-H Leader Trainings

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
New leaders, experienced leaders, 4-H members and parents are invited to a free 4-H Leaders Training at 9 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. (you choose which time to attend). MUST register by Monday, Oct. 26 by calling 402-441-7180 or emailing kristin.geisert@unl. …
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

Nightmare on East Campus

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Are you ready for some trick or treats? Campus NightLife would like to invite you to our Nightmare on East Campus!

Ongoing Events

Fall 2020 Regular Academic Session

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.

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.