All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 28

Halloween at the Centers

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Come pick-up treats to celebrate Halloween with the Women’s and LGBTQA+ Centers!
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Introduction to Open Educational Resources (OER)

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
One of the benefits to using open educational resources (or OER) is to ensure that learning materials are available and accessible to all students from day one of your course. In this session, we’ll discuss the benefits of adapting or adopting OER …
This event originated in Libraries Workshops & Research Drop-In.

Nonprofit in Residence: Community Action Partnership of Lancaster and Saunders Counties

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Day 4 of a five-day event. The Nonprofit in Residence program enables UNL students to have volunteer and career conversations with nonprofits. Students can learn about industries, internships, and volunteer positions.

Drop-In Session: OA Publishing Agreements with Cambridge University Press and PLoS

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online Zoom, Drop-In
UNL authors can now publish their research articles Open Access in Cambridge University Press journals, PLoS Biology, and PLoS Medicine without worrying about the cost! The University Libraries have joined special pilot agreements with these …
This event originated in Libraries.

Building Research Confidence in the Humanities: Finding and Listening to Music Online

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Zoom, registration required
Interested in finding music online? This session will look and listen to online music streaming sites, such as Naxos, BandCamp, Idagio, and Spotify, and to sites for digitized scores, such as Classical Scores Library and IMSLP.
This event originated in Libraries Workshops & Research Drop-In.

Canceled: Gratitude Drop-In Workshop

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
Gratitude is one of the ways for us to feel happier and thrive in our lives. The goal for these drop-in student groups is for participants to understand how positive practices can improve one’s overall feeling of happiness.
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Student Night

Drop In and Decompress at Sheldon

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Drop in and decompress at Sheldon Museum of Art with self-guided art making and mindfulness activities in a quiet and welcoming space.
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Drop-In Library Help

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Dinsdale Family Learning Commons
Having trouble finding what you need in the library catalog? Need help finding scholarly or peer-reviewed articles for your assignment? “Drop in” to talk with one of our library experts! No appointment needed to ask questions and get tips on …
This event originated in Libraries Workshops & Research Drop-In.

Open Science Drop-In Session

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Online Zoom, Drop-In
Have questions about Open Access (OA) publishing, open data, or Open Education Resources (OER) in STEM? Drop in to discuss how OA can contribute to research impact, how OER are created and maintained, and more. Hosted by UNL Science Librarian Kiyomi …
This event originated in Libraries.

Nightmare at East Campus

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement, Campus Nightlife, and International Student and Scholars Office

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Enjoy a fun-static night of indoor Halloween-themed activities and treats, all in one location. Wear a favorite costume and bring your crew for:

Lead Climbing Clinic: Part 2

Climb Adventures

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Come and learn the basics of lead climbing on our on-campus rock wall.
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Ongoing Events

Fall 2021 Spin Challenge

Date: Time: All Day Location: Campus Recreation Center
How many miles can you spin during October? Join the month-long cycle challenge by taking any of our cycle classes and scanning the QR code in the studio to submit your miles. The more classes you attend, the better your chances of winning!
This event originated in Fitness.

Sleep Challenge

October 25 – November 15

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual event
Learn about the benefits of sleep and how to improve sleep hygiene in our 3-week sleep program. The virtual program includes weekly newsletters, goal-setting guidance, and informational resources to improve sleep quality.
This event originated in Wellness & Nutrition.