All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, August 22

Celebration of Ganesha

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Hindu holiday lasting around 10 days, where the elephant-headed Hindu God is praised and given offerings.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Graduate Orientation

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
This event originated in Graduate Studies Dates.

Canvas Essentials Workshop – Getting Started

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Brace Laboratory
Canvas (by Instructure) is our Learning Management System for putting your courses online. This hands-on workshop will get you started with the basic functions and user interface of Canvas. In this workshop you will learn:
This event originated in Canvas Events & Training.

Game Night

Big Red Welcome

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: Kauffman Residential Center
UNO, Monopoly, Hungry Hippo, Mario Kart, and more: we’ve got the fun! Come to the Kauffman Great Hall with your friends or newly met acquaintances to have a fun night of games and laughs.
This event originated in University Housing.

Night with a Hypnotist: Larry Volz Show #1

Big Red Welcome

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Willa S. Cather Dining Complex
Experience the hypnotism of Larry Volz in the first of two shows after you move-in to the halls. It should be a great time!
This event originated in University Housing.

Night with a Hypnotist: Larry Volz Show #2

Big Red Welcome

Date: Time: 9:00 pm–10:30 pm Location: Willa S. Cather Dining Complex
Residence Hall Association (RHA) is pleased to present this welcome back to campus event! Experience the hypnotism of Larry Volz to get the semester started in a fun way.
This event originated in University Housing.