Make some noise and new friends at the Big Red Ruckus, Sunday, September 15, from 4-6 pm in the Adele Hall Learning Commons! Enjoy the games, activities, free pizza and samples from Dunkin Donuts! Fill out the event passport to get a chance to win a gift card to the University Bookstore. Download t Continue reading…More details at: http://libraries.unl.edu/big-red-ruckus
Come celebrate the new location for Center for Advocacy, Response and Education (CARE) in 345 Nebraska Union. You're invited to tour the space, meet the advocates and learn about their work to support victims/survivors of interpersonal violence. Open House will run 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10.
Every year, the Lied Center hosts the Big Red Lied Experience (BRLX) which features a new artist in an exclusive show for UNL students that’s totally FREE. This year’s BRLX is featuring the award-winning a cappella group VoicePlay featuring UNL’s own Bathtub Dogs and Boots & Cats as openers.More details at: https://events.unl.edu/2019/09/13/141343/
Sign up to participate in the Escalation Workshop to get the tools you need to help a friend who may be in an abusive situation. Training from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19 includes a film followed by small group discussion. Pizza will be served. RSVP today!More details at: https://events.unl.edu/2019/09/19/143290/
The Institute for Ethnic Studies visiting fellow Mukoma Wa Ngugi of Cornell University will lecture on “Blackness, Africans, and African Americans: Complex Solidarities and Beauty” on Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. in the Nebraska Union Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public. Continue reading…More details at: https://ethnicstudies.unl.edu/mukoma-wa-ngugi-lecture
You don't need to be an expert to reach out and ask "Are you okay?" Plan to stop by to pet some therapy dogs, connect in the conversation corner, and see how a conversation can change a life at RU OK day events on East and City Campus Sept. 11 & 12.
Hilarious, entertaining, engaging and informative…these are just a few of the words audiences use to describe sexuality educator and speaker, Dr. Justine Marie Shuey. Check out her presentation on safer sex, sexual health and wellness, consent, communication, LGBTQ issues, pleasure and more.More details at: https://events.unl.edu/2019/09/12/143198/
Registration for Converge Nebraska will open Sept. 5 and run through Sept. 20. The ASUN-sponsored program pairs students of different political leanings to sit down and work through a discussion guide to talk about how to disagree respectfully in today's political environment. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/convergenebraska
Help the Nebraska community prevent suicide by learning how to:
Recognize warning signs
Engage with empathy
Ask directly about suicide
Help suicidal individuals to access care and treatment
Training is available from 3 to 4:30 p.m. September 10. Sign up at the link below.
Show your Husker pride by participating in Nebraska’s 2019 Homecoming parade celebrating 150 Years of Grit and Glory! Recognized Student Organizations, Residence Halls, and community organizations can apply to participate in the parade that will take place on Oct. 4.More details at: https://asun.unl.edu/homecoming-parade
Big Red Startups is kicking off the fall semester with a fun and informational social event! Open to all students from any college on campus. Discover what UNL's entrepreneurship club has to offer you. Continue reading…
Share your favorite poem and explore the Kawasaki Reading Room's poetry book collection at a celebration for the Otsukimi Japanese Moon Festival from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13. The Kawasaki Reading Room is located on the third floor of the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center.More details at: https://events.unl.edu/2019/09/13/142622/
The GKSOM will be highlighting the history of the School of Music with an anniversary celebration and public convocation on Thursday, Sept. 12 at 3:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Continue reading…More details at: https://events.unl.edu/music/2019/09/12/140741/
Husker Suit-Up allows UNL students to develop their professional wardrobe with discounts up to 60% off career and dress apparel at JCPenney at Gateway Mall from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 15. Sign up and learn more on Handshake.
A birthday, an anniversary and more than 30 years of friendship will be celebrated when the Amicitia Duo performs a recital titled Play Pretty on Sept. 12. Continue reading…More details at: https://events.unl.edu/music/2019/09/12/140745/