Treat yourself to 7 frightfully fun events this week

Monster Mash MixxedFit group fitness class will be held from 8 to 8:50 p.m. October 31.
Monster Mash MixxedFit group fitness class will be held from 8 to 8:50 p.m. October 31.

The Halloween spirit continues this week with themed meals at the dining centers, a bone-chilling workout, and a night with the director of the Saw movies. After the holiday, browse an identity-affirming clothing pop-up and enjoy a morning coffee bike ride.


Halloween With Dining Services
6:45 a.m. to 8 p.m. October 31
Dining Centers

Join Dining Services for some Halloween fun. Costumes are encouraged.

Abel Dining: Trick-or-Treat for caramel apples and candy

Cather Dining Center: Halloween-themed breakfast and lunch items and desserts

East Campus Dining Center: Halloween-inspired lunch and dinner menu

Harper Dining Center: Special donuts for breakfast and a Halloween-inspired lunch menu

Selleck Food Court: Trick-or-Treat for candy

Included with the meal plan or pay guest prices without a meal plan.

**Moxie’s, 8+, East, Cather, and Abel will be participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project by providing non-food treats to those with dietary restrictions.


Relationships Shouldn't Be Creepy
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. October 31
Nebraska Union, Promo Booths

Do you treat your BOO right? Are you always getting ghosted? Stop by the Center for Advocacy, Response & Education (CARE)’s booth to learn about healthy relationships while enjoying Halloween activities, candy, and sugar cookies.


Little Monster Mash
5:30 to 7 p.m. October 31
Nebraska Union, Room 340

Explore painting pumpkin-shaped stress balls, photobooth, decorating cookies, and other fun activities provided by various UNL offices. Attendees will leave with Halloween-themed goodies.

*Free for UNL students, faculty, and staff with children.


Monster Mash MixxedFit
8 to 8:50 p.m.
Campus Recreation Center, Fitness Room

Groove your way to this Halloween-themed MixxedFit class. Get ready for a thrilling and chilling workout. Costumes are encouraged.

Register in advance.


Lavender Closet Pop-Up
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. November 1-3
Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Lobby

Acquire free identity-affirming clothing and accessories to build a professional wardrobe you can use for job interviews, internships, and workplaces.

A variety of clothing styles and sizes are available. All items are donated and in gently-used condition.

A private room is available on-site to try on items.

Unable to attend this event? Lavender Closet is open Monday-Friday in its permanent location on the Nebraska Union’s 3rd floor.


Darren Bousman
7:30 to 9:30 p.m. November 2
Nebraska Union, Swanson Auditorium

Darren Bousman is the director of the Saw movies and a creator of several reality games and immersive experiences. Join UPC Nebraska in the Swanson Auditorium to learn about his experience working in the film industry and more.

Free for UNL students, faculty, and staff with Event Pass. $5.00 for Public.


Morning Coffee Ride
7:30 to 9:30 a.m. November 3
Outdoor Adventure Center

This will be a relaxed morning bike ride leaving from the Outdoor Adventures Center showcasing local Lincoln bike paths. During the ride, the group will find a good place to meet and make some coffee (tea, hot chocolate, and apple cider will also be available), then head back to campus in time for all but the earliest classes. Bikes, helmets, and drinks are provided.

FREE for students/members $5 for non-members

Sign up by 12 p.m. November 2.