9 campus happenings this week to "de-stress" you with pre-final relaxation

De-stress and recharge with campus activities Dec 4-7, 2023.
De-stress and recharge with campus activities Dec 4-7, 2023.

Adding in fun study breaks will let you relax, keep you focused and help you stay alert. Here are some campus activities to give yourself a much-deserved respite prior to exams.


Study at the Wick
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec 4, 2023
Wick Alumni Center

Enjoy a quiet place to study stocked with snacks, beverages, and drawings. Free admittance to all students on this date.

hosted by Nebraska Alumni and Student Alumni Association


De-Stress Fest
December 5, 6, 7 & 8
Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center, OASIS Lounge

Evening gatherings Tuesday–Thursday are from 6 to 8 p.m.
Friday’s morning event is 9 to 11 a.m.

• Tuesday, Dec 5 - Bamboozled Bingo
• Wednesday, Dec 6 - Sensory Playground
• Thursday, Dec 7 - A Night In France: Paint N' Sip
• Friday, Dec 8 - Grab-and-Go Breakfast

hosted by OASIS and OASIS Student Advisory Board


Study at Sheldon Museum of Art
1 to 5 p.m. Dec 6, 2023
Sheldon Museum of Art

The on-campus museum’s Great Hall will be transformed into a Great Study Hall for the afternoon and early evening. Take advantage of the ample space’s tranquil environment to grab a seat at a table and dive into your laptop, projects and study materials.

When you need a break, wander and explore the galleries while refueling up with free snacks.

hosted by Sheldon Museum of Art


Big Red Pawp-Ups
12 to 1:30 p.m. Dec 6, 2023 @ Dinsdale Family Learning Commons, Room 104
12 to 1:30 p.m. Dec 7, 2023 @ Love Library South, Room 221

Teams of certified therapy dogs will visit campus to give students the opportunity to spend time with some fun four-legged pals and de-stress.

hosted by UNL Libraries, Big Red Resilience & Well-being, and Department of Entomology


Snow More Classes
6:30 to 9 p.m. Dec 6, 2023
Nebraska Union, Centennial Room

Construct gingerbread houses, play board games, and join in coloring activities during this one-night evening event. Open to all students and all supplies are provided.

hosted by Residence Hall Association (RHA)


First Gen Finals De-stress Event
2 to 7 p.m. Dec 7, 2023
Love Library South, Room 221

Take a break to unplug and relax with free food, games, and lots of fun with other Huskers.

hosted by First Gen RSO


Looking for entertainment for Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays? Go over to The Weekender.