All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, August 19

Urban Plunge: First-Year Service Project

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: Lincoln, NE
An opportunity for first-year students to engage in a morning of service and to explore the potential ways they can use their skills to make a positive impact in our community. Urban Plunge supports and cultivates a spirit of engagement and service …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Campus Job Fair

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Meet with campus employers and find your next opportunity at this casual, friendly event!
This event originated in Career Services.

Downtown Walking Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Join in on a walking tour of downtown Lincoln led by current students. We’ll meet by the Nebraska Union Starbucks on City Campus.
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Mapping Class Routes Tour

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska Union
Join orientation leaders for a fun tour through City Campus to begin feeling at home on campus. You’ll familiarize yourself with campus buildings and resources while getting to know classmates. Be sure to bring an electronic version of your fall- …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Building a Narrative; Production Art & Pop Culture

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Richards Hall
A summer exhibition in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln School of Art, Art History & Design’s Eisentrager-Howard Gallery will feature original artwork from popular films, animated television series, comics and trading cards from a local collector.
This event originated in Fine and Performing Arts.

Transfer/Commuter Student Welcome

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Adele Coryell Hall Learning Commons
Join us for the Transfer and Commuter student welcome. Meet other transfer or commuter students, talk with campus resources, free ice coffee and swag! Meet us behind the Dunkin Donuts on the first floor of the Adele Learning commons in Love Library …
This event originated in Big Red Welcome.

Ongoing Events

Paryushana Parva

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jain festival lasting about 8-10 days, and is observed through meditation and fasting. Its main focus is spiritual upliftment, pursuit of salvation and gaining a deeper understanding of the religion.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.