All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 5

All course withdrawals noted with a grade of “W” on academic record

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

Better Process Control School

Food Processing Center

Date: Time: 7:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
This event originated in NIC Conference Center.

From Out There, An Art Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
From Out There is a collection of work by artist Chuck Schroeder focused on people, places, critters and things from off the beaten path, stretching from rural western Nebraska to northern New Mexico, west Texas, Wyoming and Italy. This unique …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Grand Challenges RFP Launch

Date: Time: 8:00 am–10:00 am Location: Dinsdale Family Learning Commons
Join the Grand Challenges team for coffee and donuts to learn more about the seven thematic areas and informally discuss how your research, scholarship or creative activity intersects with the themes. This event also offers opportunities to network …

Next-Day Interviews

Durham School Career Fair

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Scott Conference Center
Host next-day interviews with potential candidates that you meet at the career fair! Priority will be given to non-local employers. Local employers are encouraged to host interviews off-site after October 5. Local employers who are interested in …

DEKALB Asgrow Nebraska Southeast Team Training

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
This event originated in NIC Conference Center.

African Poetry Book Fund + Prairie Schooner Book Fair

Date: Time: 10:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Join the African Poetry Book Fund and Prairie Schooner for a fall book fair on Wednesday, October 5 on UNL’s City Campus, featuring a book signing event by APBF chapbook authors Tryphena Yeboah and Rasaq Malik.
This event originated in Department of English.

COI/COC Disclosure General Training Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
Research Compliance Services is hosting two separate one (1) hour informational and Q&A sessions via zoom focused on UNL’s annual COI/COC Disclosure process. These training sessions will provide an overview of the COI/COC Disclosure submission …

Pride in the Workplace

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Wick Alumni Center
LGBTQA+ students, UNL faculty and staff, and all who value inclusion are invited to Pride in the Workplace, Wednesday, October 5, 3-6 p.m. at the Wick Alumni Center, 1520 R Street.
This event originated in College of Business.

Unify Challenge: College Bowl

hosted by Huskers Vote Coalition

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Online
UNL students are joining thousands of students across 40+ college campus to show the nation how small conversations can make a big difference in our country.
This event originated in Huskers Vote Coalition.

DSAEC Engineers Night Out

Hosted by AESLAC

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Backlot Taphouse
The Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction (DSAEC) and AE Student Leadership and Advisory Committee (AESLAC) is hosting ‘Engineers Night Out’. Please join us and network with other DSAEC students, faculty, and industry! No …

Grace Bauer, reading from “Unholy Heart: New and Selected Poems”

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Poet Grace Bauer taught poetry in the UNL Creative Writing Program for 26 years, and she was one of the most influential mentors in the English Department. We will celebrate Grace on Oct 5, and she will read from her most recent book: “Unholy Heart …
This event originated in Department of English.

ASUN Senate Meeting

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The ASUN Senate meets weekly to discuss current happenings in ASUN, new legislation, and committee reports. All meetings are open to the public, and members of the UNL community are welcome to address the Senate during open forum.
This event originated in ASUN Student Government.

Unify Challenge: College Bowl

hosted by Huskers Vote Coalition

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Online
UNL students are joining thousands of students across 40+ college campus to show the nation how small conversations can make a big difference in our country.
This event originated in Huskers Vote Coalition.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Yom Kippur

Holy Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. A celebration of atonement and repentance. Begins the evening of Tuesday, October 4th; ending on the evening of Wednesday, October 5th.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

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.

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.