The clinic — open to all students, faculty and staff not yet vaccinated — will be 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Coliseum, 1350 Vine St. Free parking will be available in lots immediately east of Memorial Stadium. Here's the full details you need to register for a time slot.More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/on-campus-vaccination-clinic-is-april-20/
If you're planning to get vaccinated, follow these steps for a successful inoculation. Accept the earliest appointment available and plan to take it easy afterward. Have pain relievers on hand and grab groceries in advance. Stay hydrated and eat before your appointment. Keep reading for more tips.More details at: https://health.unl.edu/7-steps-prepare-your-covid-19-vaccines
In this virtual event with University of Nebraska–Lincoln hosts, Nye will address issues of sustainability, climate change and how people can be better stewards of Earth. The event is free, but registration is required to receive the link. Here's how to sign up and more about the event.More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/a-conversation-with-bill-nye-is-april-28/
Kona Ice, dog petting, laser tag, roller skating, and food trucks are are just the the start of the enjoyment at two back-to-back campus gatherings. The first event - Party at Mabel Lee - is 1 to 6 p.m. The fun continues at Round 2: End-of-the-Year Bash from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Nebraska Union.More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/close-out-semester-nine-hours-free-fun-saturday-april-24
Huskers participate in a wide variety of experiential learning opportunities and the university wishes to capture the details around your experiences. If you had an internship/co-op, volunteer, research, or career-related experience this spring, share it with UNL via the new dashboard on MyRed.More details at: https://careers.unl.edu/blog/2021/04/05/tell-unl-about-your-internship-co-op-volunteerism-research-and-other-experience-2/
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there is limited capacity in Memorial Stadium for Husker football's Spring Game on May 1. Go to "Student Ticket Central" for the details to get a free ticket to this game and to upcoming baseball and softball games - plus info about 2021-22 student season tickets.More details at: https://huskers.com/students
Getting vaccinated when your turn comes is critical to defeating COVID-19, but it isn't a free pass to discontinue other pandemic prevention measures. Health Center Medical Director Heather Eberspacher, MD, explains six reasons why you should continue wearing face coverings after getting vaccinated.More details at: https://health.unl.edu/here%E2%80%99s-why-you-need-wear-face-covering-after-you%E2%80%99ve-been-vaccinated
Check out our curated list of events you won't want to miss this week. Run a relay for the American Cancer Society, watch Oscar-nominated short films or engage in meaningful conversation about diversity and inclusion– whatever you choose, you're sure to enjoy the experience.
UNL students - and their friends, family, and neighbors - are being asked to assist the Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department at the local vaccine clinics. Volunteers must be 19 years or older. Use the link to add your name to the list and you will be emailed when an opportunity is available.
Hear from a former bank robber, jam out with friends at a karaoke night or go bowling for free one last time this Friday– there's a wide range of activities, so try out whatever interests you this week.
“What Were You Wearing,” an art exhibit that asks participants to understand that it is never about the clothing when sexual violence occurs, is on display at the Nebraska East Union through April 22. Admission is free.More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/sexual-assault-survivor-art-installation-opens-0/
Finals are coming up before you know it, and you're probably looking for a good study spot. Instead of staring at a wall all day, it's nice to have a view to gaze at while hitting the books. These study spots all come with beautiful scenery, perfect to create a calming mood this 15th week.
Eating healthy doesn't have to be complicated or expensive. University Health Center Registered Dietitian Ralph Ovonlen shares simple, practical ways you can tweak your habits to boost your nutrition.More details at: https://health.unl.edu/7-easy-affordable-nutrition-hacks
From 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. stop by the Meier Commons and Nebraska Union greenspace to learn more about sustainability on campus, in your own life, and pick up some free sustainable gifts from numerous on- and off-campus sustainability-related organizations and booths. Hosted by ASUN.
Join the Nebraska Alumni Association and your fellow Husker graduates for Gradfest on Tuesday, April 20 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.) and Wednesday April 21 (10 a.m. – 5 p.m.) at the Nebraska Union, City Campus (second floor Ballroom) to purchase your cap and gown and celebrate your big accomplishment! Continue reading…More details at: https://www.huskeralum.org/s/1620/index.aspx?sid=1620&gid=1&pgid=1205
The Campus Recreation Sleep Challenge began on March 1 and continued for three weeks, consisting of activities, journals and prizes. See what student participants had to say about the experience, and the benefits they saw from changing their sleep habits.