All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 7

Employer in Residence - Union Pacific

In-Person Informational Booth | HLH South Lobby

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Hawks Hall | College of Business
Employer Information: Union Pacific provides transportation and logistical support to customers across America. Union Pacific has career paths in Marketing, Sales, Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Law, Supply Chain Management, and more. Union …
This event originated in Business Career Center.

CEHS AFIRE Session

Trauma Informed Education

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom
Dr. Pearson’s presentation will be an overview of what trauma is and strategies that can be used with people who have experienced trauma.
This event originated in CEHS.

Well-Being Pop-In

Peer Listening

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Knoll
Join Big Red Resilience & Well-Being and the University Honor’s Program at Pop-In Peer Listening Sessions. The goal of these sessions is to provide students with a listening ear, wellness and mindfulness activities, connect with on- and off-campus …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

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.

Ongoing Events

History of Institute of Ethnic Studies at Nebraska

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
A new exhibit in Love Library highlights the 50-year history of the Institute of Ethnic Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
This event originated in Libraries.

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.

National 4-H Week

Opportunity4All

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nation-wide
National 4-H Week is October 2 - 8. This year, we’re celebrating Opportunity4All! Take advantage of this week to highlight the remarkable 4-H youth in your community and showcase the incredible experiences that 4-H offers young people. Join the …
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

“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:

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.

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.

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 …