All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, September 15

Reckoning & Reconciliation in Education

In-person conference

Date: Time: 9:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A one-day, in-person conference addressing reconciliation efforts in education
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

Big Red Pawp-Up

Therapy Dogs on Campus

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join Big Red Resilience and Well-being for a Big Red Pawp-Up with Uplifting Paws Therapy Dogs. Research studies have shown that exposure to therapy dogs on college campuses reduces stress and anxiety for students: https://www.sciencedaily.com/
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

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A Creative Expedition

Date: Time: 11:30 am–5:00 pm Location: Andersen Hall
Date: Thursday, September 15, 2022

Staff Lunch and Learn

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Andersen Hall

Group Work

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Learn to work effectively in group settings by discussing and practicing collaboration strategies.

Knowledge on Tap

September

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: The Happy Raven
Thomas Horky is this year’s Roper Fund visiting sportswriter. Horky is a professor of sport communication at Macromedia University in Hamburg and a visiting professor at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. He’ll be at CoJMC in August and …

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.

Husker Suit-Up

Professional Attire at Discounted Prices

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online or In-Store
The Husker Suit-Up event, hosted by JCPenney and UNL Career Services, allows students the opportunity to build their professional wardrobe with discounts on career and dress apparel.
This event originated in Career Services.

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.