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6 Week Calendar of Events

8/21/15

New Student Convocation5 pm

Devaney Center

New Student Enrollment

Where does tradition begin? To answer to this question, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln began welcoming new students 1931 in a formal ceremony. Doors open at 4:15 arrive no later than 4:45 to the Devaney Center. Featured speakers include: Chancellor Harvey Perlman and Student Government President, Kevin Knudson.

Tunnel Walk and Pictures8:30 pm

Memorial Stadium

New Student Enrollment

New students are invited to become initiated into the Sea of Red, “the Tunnel Walk.” Students line up outside Memorial Stadium at Gate 15. Be sure to be there by 8:15. Wear a red shirt and be a part of the picture on Tom Osborne field with other members of the class of 2019.

Pep RallyTime TBA

Memorial StadiumFollowing "N" Formation

Nebraska Athletics

Immediately following the group picture on the field, Husker Athletics will welcome you. Sing the Hukser fight song, learn Nebraska cheers, and hear from current Husker athletes. A great way prepare for the upcoming Volleyball, Soccer and Football seasons.

8/22/15

Party at the Union9 pm

Nebraska Union

Student Involvement

One of the most widely attended student events of the school year and serves as a great way to meet and have fun with other students. Party at the Union is held in the Nebraska Union and on the Plaza and includes activities such as: karaoke, caricature artist, Xbox & PS3 games, improv comedy, student group concerts, a DJ on the Plaza and more! Party at the Union ends with a pancake feed where students can enjoy a late night (or early morning?) breakfast.

8/23/15

Street Festival6:30-8:30 pm

More information to come.

8/26/15

Rock the Block5 pm

College of Engineering

Othmer Hall West Lawn, 16th and Vine

All new and current engineering students are invited to attend "Rock the Block" to meet and connect with other current students, faculty and staff while enjoying an atmosphere of food, music, and fun.

8/27/15

Welcome Back Picnic6 pm

LGBTQA Resource Center, The Change, & SPECTRUM UNL

Trago Park, 2740 A St, Lincoln, NE 68502

More information to come.

8/28/15

Husker Mania6-9 pm

Campus Rec Center

Campus Recreation

Calling all Huskers! It is your night to enjoy free food, entertainment, games, and prizes in the Campus Rec Center. Celebrate the end of your first week of classes with local and national businesses, campus organizations & clubs, UNL Intramural Sports, Outdoor Adventures, Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, Pepsi, UNL Computer & Phone Store, Fitness & Wellness, and over 30 sport clubs.

Neon Catastrophe9 pm

Campus NIghtLife

Union Green Space

More information to come.

*Orientation Leaders will be available to walk students to Greenspace from CREC

8/29/15

Campus-to-Campus Run, Snack and Yoga9 AM-10:15 AM

Campus Recreation Wellness Services & Fitness Programs

Begin @ Campus Recreation (city campus) - End @ East Campus Recreation and Wellness Center

Calling runners of all levels!!! - Go for a morning Campus-to-campus 3.5 mile run*, enjoy a post-workout snack in the brand new East Campus Recreation & Wellness Center, and experience 20-min cool down stretch with a Yoga for Runner's session. All participants are highly encouraged to bring their N-Cards and bus passes for a FREE ride back to city campus. Busses leave every 15 minutes.

*Run leaders will be available for 3 levels of runners: beginners, intermediate and advanced.

Alumni Association’s Movie Night9-11 pm

Green Space

More information to come.

8/30/15

Big Red Ruckus @ Love5 pm -8 pm

FYETP/Library

Love Library, City Campus

Come in & make some NOISE! @ the Big Red Ruckus, Sunday, August 30, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. in Love Library. Explore the library through some 'behind the scenes’ tours and games, graze on desserts, and pick up some tips for success. Bring your syllabi from your classes and success coaches will be on hand to help you plan out a weekly and semester schedule. This is the academic kickoff to the semester!

9/3/15

Graduate Student Social10:30AM - 11:30 AM

LGBTQA Resource Center

LGBTQA Resource Center, 346 Nebraska Union

Come in and drop by the LGBTQA Resource Center to socialize with fellow Graduate students in the LGBTQA community and have some coffee and a bagel.

Inclusive Spaces Workshop3 pm -5 pm

LGBTQA Resource Center

Colonial room, Nebraska Union

Learn best practices for establishing a safe & inclusive space.

9/14/15

Fall Check-in4:00,5:00,6:00 pm each night

More information to come.

8/21/15

Husker Mania9:00 pm

Campus Rec Center

Campus Recreation

Join us immediately following the Pep Rally to enjoy free food, entertainment, games, and prizes in the Campus Rec Center. Celebrate your campus arrival with local and national businesses, campus organizations & clubs, UNL Intramural Sports, Outdoor Adventures, Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, Pepsi, UNL Computer & Phone Store, Fitness & Wellness, and over 30 sport clubs.

Neon Catastrophe9 pm

Campus NIghtLife

Union Green Space

More information to come.

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