All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, February 17

Activity

Build-A-Candle with Wax Buffalo

presented by UPC Nebraska

Date:
Time:
11:00 am – 5:15 pm
Location: Wax Buffalo Candle Company
Discover the therapy of creating a beautiful handmade candle – either to keep as your own or to give as a gift to someone special.
Activity

Tea Time Friday

Kawasaki Reading Room

Recurring Date Info:
Weekly:
Date:
Time:
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Room: JGMC 302
Join us each week for tea and snacks!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .
Training

Helping Students with Anxiety and Other Mental Health Concerns in the Classroom

Presented by CAPS and SSD

Date:
Time:
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Location: Zoom
More students are reporting anxiety and other mental health concerns. Understand what to do to triage the situation and who to refer students to and when as well as what accommodations to make in the classroom.
Training

Open REACH Training for Students

Suicide Prevention Training

Date:
Time:
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: University Health Center Room: 126
Suicide prevention is a shared campus responsibility. Join the REACH movement by attending suicide prevention training!
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.
Activity

Engage Lincoln: People City Mission Volunteer Opportunity

hosted by student leadership, involvement, & Community Engagement

Date:
Time:
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: People City Mission Help Center
Join fellow Huskers volunteering at People City Mission. Volunteers will have the opportunity to organize donations and distribute items to guests. Volunteers will be asked to meet at the People City Mission Help Center 6800 P St, Lincoln, NE 68510.
Activity

LIFE IN LINCOLN: Bowling Night

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

Date:
Time:
6:30 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: The Crib
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.

Ongoing Events

Activity

Loft Gallery: Descendants of DeWitty: The Audacious Nebraska Saga

Date:
Time:
All Day
Location: Nebraska East Union Room: Loft Gallery (on 3rd floor)
A photography exhibition. The work of documentary filmmaker and photographer Artes Johnson is on display from Jan. 16 to Feb. 28, 2023 in celebration of Black history in Nebraska.
This event originated in Nebraska Unions.

Black History Month

African American History Month

Date:
Time:
All Day
Location: this is an observance not an event
African American people’s achievements are celebrated and their roles in American history are praised and recognized.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.