All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, August 24

ESAB Freshmen Mentoring Welcome

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–3:20 pm Location: Andrews Hall
The Department of English freshmen mentoring program is open to all first-year English and Film Studies majors at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. By being part of our peer mentoring program, you will have the opportunity to build strong …


Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
Professor emerita Linda Ray Pratt will talk about her book GREAT PLAINS LITERATURE alongside Peter J. Longo (author of GREAT PLAINS POLITICS) during the kick-off event for the Nebraska Center for the Book’s annual festival. Books will be available …

EGSA Picnic

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: The home of Professor Tom Lynch
An annual gathering of graduate students and faculty sponsored by the English Graduate Student Association. Details forthcoming.