After successfully completing three rounds of re-entry testing among students, instructors and staff, UNL has shifted to random mitigation testing. Those selected weekly for the random testing will be notified on Thursdays and must complete a saliva-based test on campus by the following Wednesday.More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/random-mitigation-testing-launches-feb-18/
Heart disease is the No. 1 killer for all Americans and the disease disproportionately impacts Black communities. From Feb 22–26, the university is raising awareness and education through "Love Your Heart", a series of heart health events. Here's the five must-know events:More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/black-history-month-love-your-heart
There is still time to prep and participate in the Spring Career Fairs and connect with employers recruiting UNL students for internships and full-time opportunities in fields represented across university majors. Career Fair dates are Feb. 23, 24, 25, and 26. Continue reading…More details at: https://careers.unl.edu/2021-spring-university-virtual-career-fair/
Starting in mid-May 2021, no new data can be added to Box. To help everyone make the transition to the Microsoft suite prior to that date, ITS is encouraging users to begin volunteering to move their data using this opt-in form. Do not take any action until you have filled out the opt-in formMore details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/users-encouraged-to-begin-moving-to-microsoft-cloud-storage/
We've curated a list of the best events happening around Lincoln this week. Check it out to make sure you're up to date on the best events in town.
From 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, four Black scholars are speaking about heartfelt songs/raps/verses by Black Artists that they find revitalizing as well as informative for Black Liberation today.
Three savory entrée choices are offered for the March kits that can prepared in less in an hour and feed up to four individuals. Try the Grilled Vegetable Hummus Bowl; Skillet Chicken Enchiladas; or the Spinach, Tomato and Chicken Spaghetti.More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/place-orders-next-meal-kit-monday-feb-24
It can seem hard to live sustainably when there are lots of disposable, single-use items available to you. However, there are lots of simple ways to adjust your daily habits to save energy, preserve resources and protect our environment. These small tweaks will benefit you and everyone else, too.
Cold temperatures can be expected for the next few days, and you'll probably find yourself reluctant to leave the house. Luckily, there are lots of fun ways to spend this time inside. Here are a few activities to keep yourself occupied without venturing outdoors.
Continue the Black History Month celebration with fun trivia questions and poetry performances at 4 p.m. Feb. 26. Lucky participants may win various prizes, including a $40 gift card for the top winner. Here's the details for you to play in the free trivia game. Continue reading…
Finally! An activity where Huskers can find success from the comfort of their own bed. Register for Campus Rec's three-week Sleep Challenge by February 26. The weekly challenges, newsletters and prizes will improve your sleeping habits and put you back in charge of your sleep schedule.More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/sleep-challenge-fix-your-sleeping-habits-and-win-prize
During difficult times, one’s coping strategies can be depleted, sometimes resulting in changes to control eating patterns and/or perception of appearance. During Eating Disorders Awareness Week, Feb. 22-25, the UNL NEDN invites all Huskers to learn about the warning signs and available resources.More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/eating-disorders-awareness-week-feb-22-25
UPC Nebraska presents back-to-back nights of entertainment and inspiration with exciting events from two social media stars. An Evening with Cody Ko will take place on February 25 and Brandon Stanton– Humans of New York: the Power of Authentic Storytelling will be on February 26.
Authentic storytelling, esports, fun & games, and relaxation are in the mix of free events for Friday, Feb. 26.
Here's what you need to know about Shades of Black, a FIFA 21 Tournament, Brandon Stanton, free bowling, and MORE.
Rising classical music star Behzod Abduraimov will perform live at the Lied Center on at 4 p.m. February 28, 2021. FREE student tickets available through Arts for All!
Request tickets at UNL Marketplace or the Lied Box Office. Continue reading…