The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is urging all Huskers — regardless of vaccination status — to complete a COVID-19 test before traveling during the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, Nov. 24-28.
More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/covid-19-testing-encouraged-ahead-of-thanksgiving-travel/
UNL's inclement weather policy will be updated at the end of the fall semester to reflect the implementation of instructional continuity. Students will be responsible for checking instructor communications for assignments or virtual class meetings. Continue reading…
The holiday season is a wonderful time to see friends and family, many times around the dinner table. While most will be filling up on main courses consisting of beef, pork, turkey, and more; we've picked out some healthful snacks for lighter, less filling options. Continue reading…
From 12 to 1 p.m. Tuesday, November 23, visit the Nebraska Union’s Memorial Plaza to leave your mark on the “Gratitude Grafitti” big board with a note of thanks to others or to share what you are grateful for and receive a FREE gratitude journal, courtesy of Big Red Resilience and Well-being.
More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/six-ways-show-gratitude-without-breaking-bank
As you rush to visit family and friends, plan ahead and keep safety in mind. It’s normal to be tired after completing your last paper, exam or course which can make it easy to succumb to travel fatigue. Add in winter weather and the ongoing pandemic and you’ll be glad you took time to strategize.
More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/travel-safe-planning-ahead
Have you been curious about the COVID-19 booster shot? The University Health Center answers common questions about the vaccine so that you can determine if it's right for you. Learn why boosters are needed, who's eligible, what it costs, where to get them and more.
More details at: https://health.unl.edu/everything-you-need-know-about-covid-19-booster-shots
Students and community members will cover 325 miles on foot over eight days in the The Things They Carry Ruck March, which began Nov. 17 in Iowa City, Iowa. The event is focused on awareness of the epidemic of veteran suicide and is carrying the game ball for the Husker-Hawkeye match-up on Nov. 26.
More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/huskers-hawkeyes-hit-highways-to-raise-awareness-of-veteran-suicide/
After months of consideration, consultation and planning, campus leaders announced Nov. 17 a commitment of action that includes a series of measures that the university will take in the coming months. Arranged under five themes, the actions all link to the university’s N2025 strategic plan.
More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/university-leaders-outline-initiative-to-improve-racial-equity-inclusion/
Held over for another week, Wes Anderson's THE FRENCH DISPATCH features a star-studded cast, including Benicio Del Toro, Timothée Chalamet, Frances McDormand, Jeffrey Wright, Lyna Khoudri, and Bill Murray. Additionally, the three films BEANS; FAYA DAYI; and JULIA have showtimes, too.
More details at: https://theross.org/
The Prism Trio is a Lincoln-based jazz ensemble featuring current and former UNL music students, and on November 30th they're presenting a FREE concert at the Lied Center. Attend in person or watch online!
More details at: https://www.liedcenter.org/event/lied-live-prism-trio
The holidays can be filled with delicious meals and delectable desserts, but food safety is one component that can be easily forgotten. We've come up with a few easy steps to ensure that you are preparing meals that are both scrumptious and safe. Continue reading…
As is tradition, Dining Services hosted its annual Thanksgiving Dinner Nov. 18 for students. The meal was served in all dining centers on campus, which means a lot of Thanksgiving staples were prepared, including turkey and pumpkin pie. Read on to see how much food dining staff prepped and cooked.
More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/by-the-numbers-dining-services-thanksgiving-dinner/
Enjoy a Cardio Dance fitness class followed by warm holiday cocoa starting at 8 p.m. Nov. 29 at the Campus Rec Center. This event is free for students who are All-Class Pass holders; $15 for others. Pre-register at the More Details link.
More details at: https://events.unl.edu/2021/11/29/160305/
To honor this year's Small Business Saturday, taking place on November 27, take part in exploring our list of local shops. From one-of-a-kind novelty items to unique activities, Lincoln's local scene has much to offer.
It's now fully housed in the College of Engineering following an endorsement this summer from Nebraska’s Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education. The school is receiving a nearly $10 million investment from the Chancellor’s Office to support new faculty and academic programs.
More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/computer-science-and-engineering-officially-becomes-school-of-computing/