All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 7

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.

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.

Nebraska Youth Climate Summit

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The Nebraska Youth Climate Summit provides opportunities for education on issues such as the impact of climate change on Nebraska, agricultural methods to respond to climate change from local experts and environmental justice impacts of climate …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

First Fridays with Faculty

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Hardin Hall
Encourage faculty, staff, and students to expand their knowledge of natural resource professionals in the School of Natural Resource and provide an opportunity for casual conversation and networking. Join us for Coffee & Snacks.
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

Farm Energy Management: Strategies to Save on Electric Bills

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Online
This webinar series is designed to teach farmers strategies to save on their electric bills. Electric bills are rapidly changing and becoming more complex. Simply using less electricity does not always yield significant savings. This three-part …
This event originated in F. John Hay .

First Friday at the Great Plains Art Museum

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
The Great Plains Art Museum is open late for Lincoln’s First Friday Art Walk on Oct 7, 5-7 p.m.
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

Lincoln Prison Book Project x Nebraska Writers Collective Book Drive & Reading

First Friday Fundraiser

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:30 pm Location: Francie & Finch Bookshop
Friday, October 7th, the Nebraska Writers Project and the Lincoln Prison Book Project will host a reading and book drive to support the LPBP’s mission of donating books to Nebraska prisons. The reading will feature performances from Ryan Boyland, …
This event originated in Department of English.

No Name Reading Series

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Crescent Moon Coffee
The best in poetry and prose from graduate student writers in the Department of English.
This event originated in Department of English.

LIFE IN LINCOLN: First Friday Artwalk

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement and International Student and Scholar Office

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A weekly series every Friday evening for UNL students to gather and enjoy a nearby activity or tour to sample and learn about the local Lincoln culture, neighborhoods, and people.

Bingo Night

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement and Campus Nightlife

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Play for free to win amazing prize packages at a huge one-night game. It’s not video bingo, virtual bingo, or even paper-and-dauber-style bingo…this is gonna be CLASSIC BINGO w/ the sliding-window bingo cards you mighta played at family reunions …

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.

“We Are All Related” (Mitakuye’ Oyasin) Conference

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska East Union
Discussion and presentations from Indigenous speakers and faculty from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln covering a variety of topics including:
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.