All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, September 29

DEADLINE! Minerva Research Initiative

Closing Date for Applications

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
The Minerva Research Initiative (Minerva) emphasizes questions of strategic importance to U.S. national security policy. It seeks to increase the Department’s intellectual capital in the social sciences and improve its ability to address future …

Canceled: The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Symposium

Date: Time: 8:00 am–3:30 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
This event originated in NIC Conference Center.

Dalbey Prairie Open House

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Dalbey Prairie
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Center for Grassland Studies will host an open house at the Dalbey Prairie on Sept. 29, starting at 10 a.m. and ending with a noon luncheon. The open house will take place in a fully in-person format.
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

Pups in the Plaza @ NIC

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: NIC Plaza
Domesti-PUPS is coming to Nebraska Innovation Campus! Stop by the NIC Plaza to pet therapy dogs from Domesti-PUPS and de-stress from the everyday life.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Grand Challenges Community Building (Virtual) – Sustainable Food and Water Security

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln community identified seven grand challenge thematic areas in which to focus its expertise and resources. Faculty are asked to imagine how their areas of research, scholarship and creative activity intersect with …

Trying to Make Sense of It: 9/11, Loss, and Memorial Quilts

Hosted by the International Quilt Museum

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: International Quilt Museum
Trying to Make Sense of It: 9/11, Loss, and Memorial Quilts” is on view at the International Quilt Museum on UNL’s East Campus, August 20 through October 2, 2021. (Portions of the exhibition extend to October 16.) The story of each person’s life …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Research Administration Essentials: Preparing for Awards and Managing Contracts

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: via Zoom
Learn about applying for and managing contracts and other types of agreements, as well as special circumstances that may arise while waiting for an award.

Alumni Event - Catch up with Elsbeth Magilton

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Virtual
5PM Eastern | 4PM Central | 3PM Mountain | 2PM Pacific
This event originated in Law.

ASUN Senate

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The Senate is a group of elected officials from all 6 UNL colleges that introduce and vote on legislation pertaining to students in terms of academics, residence life, RSOs, and more. The Senate meets weekly every Wednesday at 6:30 pm.
This event originated in ASUN Student Government.

Personal Protection & Safety Class

“Awareness is the first step of personal protection!”

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Develop personal protection practices to help stay out of harm’s way. This session will include awareness drills, explain psychological stresses in a confrontational situation, as well as review practical physical techniques to demonstrate the …
This event originated in Campus Recreation.

Personal Protection & Safety Class

“Awareness is the first step of personal protection!”

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Helps individuals develop personal protection practices to help stay out of harm’s way. The session will include awareness drills, knowledge of psycological stresses in a confrontational situation, as well as a few practical physical techniques to …

Ongoing Events

All course withdrawals noted with a grade of W on academic record for Fall 2021

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

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.

Western NAA Field Day at Ash Hollow

Date: Time: 8:30 am–3:00 pm Location: Ash Hollow
The Nebraska Arborists Association is excited to announce Western Field Day on September 29th - 30th at Ash Hollow in Lewellen, NE.
This event originated in Hort Update.