All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, September 16

Big Red Pawp-Up

Therapy Dogs on Campus

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: Nebraska East 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.

Cafecito y Pan Dulce

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
As a celebration for Hispanic Heritage Month, join us for a grab and go breakfast. We will be having sweet bread from a local Hispanic Bakery store. We will also be having some delicious cafecito (coffee).

1L Photos

Date: Time: 9:30 am–11:45 am Location: McCollum Hall
1Ls will take their first-year headshots.
This event originated in Law.

Faculty Innovation & Exploration

Teaching Trends, Tips and Trials, a pedagogical panel

Date: Time: 10:30 am–11:30 am Location: Andersen Hall

Tea Time Friday

Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us each week for tea and snacks!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

Mandatory 1L Student Development Session: Professionalism & Ethics, Honor Code

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:15 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Professionalism & Ethics, Honor Code with Professor Kristen Blankley; Professional Photos taken this day, so
This event originated in Law.

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.

3L photos

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
3Ls will take their Senior transcript photos. Business attire required.
This event originated in Law.

Strategic Planning Committee

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Andersen Hall

Pop-In Well-being

Peer Listening

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Join Big Red Resilience & Well-Being and the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at Pop-In Peer Listening Sessions. The goal of these sessions is to provide students with a listening ear, wellness and mindfulness activities, …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Reunion Building Tours

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: McCollum Hall
There have been quite a few updates over the years and we encourage you to come back to campus and explore the additions.
This event originated in Law.

Law Library Grand Opening

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:30 pm Location: McCollum Hall
We’ll officially celebrate the grand re-opening with alumni, friends, and students. We hope you can join this momentous occasion and check out the new, beautiful spaces.
This event originated in Law.

LIFE IN LINCOLN: Rodizio Grill

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.

Reunion Honor Class Dinners

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: Morrill Hall
Congratulations to this year’s honor classes: 1962, 1972, 1982, 1992, 2002, 2012!
This event originated in Law.

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.