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6 Week Calendar of Events

08/17/17

RHA Welcome Back Event6:00 PM

Mable Lee Fields

Residence Hall Association

RHA will be hosting a Welcome Back social event for all students living on campus. There will be snacks and entertainment at no cost to students. There will also be prize giveaways throughout the event.

All-Learning Community Welcome Event7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Mable Lee Fields

Learning Communities

This is a chance for students within the Learning Community to begin connecting with their peers and mentor(s). All students are invited to participate in an event to kick-off the school year. There will be many activities at the event. Before the event, each Learning Community will have dinner together in one of the Housing Dining Halls.

08/18/17

Movies at The GrandAll Day

Marcus Lincoln Grand Cinema 1101 P St. Lincoln, NE

Student Involvement

Walk over to The Grand and check out the latest movie releases for only $5 with a student ID.

Eclipses and Phases of the Moon12:00 AM

Mueller Planetarium-Morrill Hall

Solar Eclipse Committee

Movie on how eclipses and phases of the moon occur.

New Student Convocation5:00 PM

Devaney Center

New Student Enrollment

Join your fellow Huskers at New Student Convocation where administrators, faculty, and staff will formally welcome you to NEBRASKA.

Tunnel Walk9:15 PM - 11:30 PM

Mable Lee Hall Playfields

New Student Enrollment

The Tunnel Walk is not just for the Husker football team! All new students will get to have their own game day experience as they walk the tunnels of Memorial Stadium and run out onto the field. The incoming class will partake in creating the Nebraska "N" in Memorial Stadium following the Tunnel Walk.

HuskerMania Tie Dye8:00 PM

Memorial Stadium

Campus Recreation

Following the annual Tunnel Walk make your way to Mable Lee Play fields and check out all the great experiences that Campus Recreation has to offer. Free food, vendors, games, prizes, and of course your own one of a kind HuskerMania Tie Dye t-shirt await.

08/19/17

Campus to Campus Run + Yoga + Snack8:45 AM

Meet Outside of Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation

Join us for a friendly run (all walking/running levels welcome) from the Campus Recreation Center to the Recreation & Wellness Center on East Campus. After arriving at the Recreation & Wellness Center participate in post run yoga and enjoy a snack in the Wellness Kitchen. Running coaches will then direct you to the nearest bus stop, for a free lift back to City Campus.

Class Schedule Tours10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Nebraska Union-Crib

New Student Enrollment

Orientation Leaders will be available to escort students around campus and show them their classroom buildings. Tours leave every 30 minutes.

Big Red Bike Ride10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Outdoor Adventure Center

Campus Recreation

Come discover the trail system of Lincoln. This will be a approximately a 5 mile bike ride highlighting some of the best parks that are accessible from campus by bike. Bring your own bike and helmet or use one of the Outdoor Adventures bikes for free. Limited to first 20 bikers to pre-register at the OAC.

Big Red Bike Ride6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Outdoor Adventure Center

Campus Recreation

Come discover the trail system of Lincoln. This will be a approximately a 5 mile bike ride highlighting some of the best parks that are accessible from campus by bike. Bring your own bike and helmet or use one of the Outdoor Adventures bikes for free. Limited to first 20 bikers to pre-register at the OAC.

Party at The Union9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Nebraska Union

Student Involvement

Event Description: 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 presented by various Recognized Student Organizations such as: improv comedy, concerts, DJ, caricature artist, photo booth and much more! Party at the Union ends with a pancake feed where students enjoy a late night (or early morning?) breakfast.

08/20/17

Sunday Worship Service9:30 AM

University Lutheran Chapel - 16th & Q (northwest corner)

University Lutheran Chapel

The University Lutheran Chapel has Worship every Sunday morning at 9:30 and 11:00. Being the first Sunday of the semester we would like to give all of UNL a chance to know about the Chapel since all are invited.

Sunday Worship Service11:00 AM

University Lutheran Chapel - 16th & Q (northwest corner)

University Lutheran Chapel

The University Lutheran Chapel has Worship every Sunday morning at 9:30 and 11:00. Being the first Sunday of the semester we would like to give all of UNL a chance to know about the Chapel since all are invited.

College Worship Hour11:00 AM

Chez Hay - Above Noodles & Co. Downtown on 14th & P

Campus Impact

Join us for our first Sunday of the year for College Worship Hour. Coffee, donuts, and conversation at 10:30am. College Worship Hour is the Sunday gathering of Campus Impact, where students from all backgrounds & life experiences seek God, others, and worship together. Each Sunday includes teaching, music, and conversation about life, relationships, and things that matter. Meet others, make connections, and build friendships. A place where all are welcome.

SciPop Talks! Where Science Intersect Pop Culture12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

110 Jorgensen Hall

Solar Eclipse Committee

Free public talks. Including: Tim Gay's "Football Physics," Dan Claes' "Comic Book Physics 101," "Harry Potter and the Magic of Science," "Out of the World Rocket Science."

Big Red Welcome Evening Climb4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Outdoor Adventure Center

Campus Recreation

Come experience the outdoor climbing wall and camping snacks at the Outdoor Adventure Center. This event takes place 2-hours before the start of the Street Festival.

Street Festival6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Memorial Stadium Loop

New Student Enrollment

Local businesses, food vendors, and student organizations line the middle of campus to showcase what they have to offer to new students. Come eat, mingle and win prizes!

08/21/17

Nebraska Guides8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Various Locations

New Student Enrollment

Nebraska faculty and staff are available to assist students in finding their way on campus. Stations will be available on Union Plaza, Oldfather Hall, and 14th & Vine. Feel free to stop by and ask questions!

Free Group Fitness Classes6:00 AM

Campus Recreation Center and Recreation and Wellness Center

Recreation Group Fitness

Event Description: Come try a group fitness class! All classes are free for Campus Recreation members August 21-27. See crec.unl.edu/fitness-programs for the schedule and class descriptions. Email the Group Fitness Coordinator

08/22/17

Nebraska Guides8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Various Locations

New Student Enrollment

Nebraska faculty and staff are available to assist students in finding their way on campus. Stations will be available on Union Plaza, Oldfather Hall, and 14th & Vine. Feel free to stop by and ask questions!

08/24/17

East Campus Welcome Club Fair4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

North side Nebraska East Union

East Campus Programs

Picnic with Student Organization and Department informational booths

Real Time Kickoff Picnic7:00 PM

Holmes Lake Park - Shelter #3

Campus Impact

Join us at the Real Time Kickoff Picnic at Holmes Lake! We'll be grilling out burgers, hot dogs, and more! Meet some new people by eating, hanging out, and playing games! We'll have slacklining, frisbee, football, and volleyball!

08/25/17

Back to School Bash7:00 PM

Nebraska Union Plaza and Green Space

Campus NightLife

Headphone Disco Party, Inflatable Games, Refreshments

08/26/17

UBT RecFest2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

City Campus Recreation Center/Mable Lee Hall Fields/14th & Avery Rec Area

Campus Recreation

Come out and play! Whether you are looking for a good time or some healthy competition, head to Campus Recreation this Saturday from 2:00-4:30pm and learn what it means to be an #ActiveHusker. The diverse schedule of events promises something for everyone. All events are FREE – sign up Saturday at the 14th & Avery Recreation Area outside of HSS OR at Mabel Lee Fields. The first 250 participants receive a free shirt. See you there!

08/27/17

College Worship Hour11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Chez Hay - Above Noodles & Co downtown on 14th and P St.

Campus Impact

Join Campus Impact for our Sunday morning gathering of students from all religious backgrounds and life experiences. Come at 10:30am for coffee, donuts, and community. Each Sunday includes teaching, music, and conversation about life, relationships, and things that matter. Meet others, make connections, and build friendships. A place where all are welcome. More info at www.campusimpact.org.

08/29/17

Engineering Student Organization Fair4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Nebraska Union Centennial Room

Engineering Student Services

Engineering Registered Student Organizations hold an annual fair to help get the word out about their RSO's and to recruit new students to join, as well.

08/30/17

First Meeting of the Semester7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Nebraska City Campus Union

NU Meds

General Meeting with a guest speaker to talk about medical school and different medical professions.

08/31/17

Paint Yourself Silly Open Recruitment Event6:45 PM

Alpha Delta Pi House and Paint Yourself Silly

Alpha Delta Pi Sorority

Alpha Delta Pi will be hosting our first Open Recruitment event of the semester at Paint Yourself Silly! We will be meeting at the Alpha Delta Pi house at 6:45 PM on Friday, August 31st and then heading to Paint Yourself Silly. If you are looking to get involved on campus and meet new people, this event is for you. We can't wait to meet you!

Real Time7:00 PM

Lincoln Berean Church - 7400 S 70th St.

Campus Impact

A small group bible study where we pursue God, explore the Bible and get to know each other at a deeper level. The first hour is a big group family time together, with a meal every other week. The second hour is spent with your small group. You're welcome to come at any point throughout the semester.

09/01/17

A Big Red Night Welcome5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Sheldon Museum of Art

Sheldon Museum of Art

Sheldon Museum of Art kicks off the academic year and its new fall exhibitions with a Big Red Welcome event. Join us for great art and music, tasty treats, and special giveaways for the first 100 people to show their NCards.

09/03/17

Movies at The GrandAll Day

Marcus Lincoln Grand Cinema 1101 P St. Lincoln, NE

Student Involvement

Walk over to The Grand and check out the latest movie releases for only $5 with a student ID.

College Worship Hour11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Chez Hay - Above Noodles & Co downtown on 14th and P St.

Campus Impact

Join Campus Impact for our Sunday morning gathering of students from all religious backgrounds and life experiences. Come at 10:30am for coffee, donuts, and community. Each Sunday includes teaching, music, and conversation about life, relationships, and things that matter. Meet others, make connections, and build friendships. A place where all are welcome. More info at www.campusimpact.org.

09/04/17

Movies at The GrandAll Day

Marcus Lincoln Grand Cinema 1101 P St. Lincoln, NE

Student Involvement

Walk over to The Grand and check out the latest movie releases for only $5 with a student ID.

09/06/17

First Club Meeting & Sign Up7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Food Court C/D - Nebraska City Campus Union

Pre-Health Club

UNL's Pre-Health Club is having their first meeting of the 2017-2018 academic year and invites all students interested in a healthcare career of any type to join us for snacks and refreshments on Wednesday September 6th, 2017 at 7:00PM in Food Court C/D in the City Campus Union. We will have a guest speaker talking about their healthcare profession followed by an interactive activity for all members! We hope to see you there!

09/07/17

Club Fair11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Nebraska Union Plaza

Student Involvement

Want to learn more about the student organizations and clubs here at UNL? The Club Fair is a great showcase of the active Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs) on campus. Get to know more about the purpose of the various organizations, when they hold meetings, and what type of activities they do as an organization all in a fun, interactive setting!

Real Time7:00 PM

Lincoln Berean Church - 7400 S 70th St.

Campus Impact

A small group bible study where we pursue God, explore the Bible and get to know each other at a deeper level. The first hour is a big group family time together, with a meal every other week. The second hour is spent with your small group. You're welcome to come at any point throughout the semester.

09/08/17

Graduate and Non-traditional Student Social10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

LGBTQA Resource Center

LGBTQA+ Resource Center

This event is for graduate and non-traditional students who are LGBTQA+ identified and allied. It will be a casual social where students can meet new people and create a community. There will be coffee and bagels provided, so come hungry and ready to socialize!

LGBTQA+ and Women's Centers Open House3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

3rd Floor, Nebraska Union

LGBTQA+ Resource Center

This is an event for students, staff, and faculty to come and tour the LGBTQA+ Resource Center and the Women’s Center. It is an open house, so come and stay as long as you would like. We will have snacks and information. Come see what the LGBTQA Center and the Women’s Center have to offer!

Mini Golf Night7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Adventure Gold

East Campus Progams

Free night of Mini Golf for UNL students with NUID

09/10/17

College Worship Hour11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Chez Hay - Above Noodles & Co downtown on 14th and P St.

Campus Impact

Join Campus Impact for our Sunday morning gathering of students from all religious backgrounds and life experiences. Come at 10:30am for coffee, donuts, and community. Each Sunday includes teaching, music, and conversation about life, relationships, and things that matter. Meet others, make connections, and build friendships. A place where all are welcome. More info at www.campusimpact.org.

09/14/17

Real Time7:00 PM

Lincoln Berean Church - 7400 S 70th St.

Campus Impact

A small group bible study where we pursue God, explore the Bible and get to know each other at a deeper level. The first hour is a big group family time together, with a meal every other week. The second hour is spent with your small group. You're welcome to come at any point throughout the semester.

09/17/17

College Worship Hour11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Chez Hay - Above Noodles & Co downtown on 14th and P St.

Campus Impact

Join Campus Impact for our Sunday morning gathering of students from all religious backgrounds and life experiences. Come at 10:30am for coffee, donuts, and community. Each Sunday includes teaching, music, and conversation about life, relationships, and things that matter. Meet others, make connections, and build friendships. A place where all are welcome. More info at www.campusimpact.org.

09/19/17

Ally Development Workshop11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Green Room (Rm 200), Nebraska Union

LGBTQA+ Resource Center

This workshop is designed to help attendees build skills to be an ally to marginalized populations, particularly the LGBTQA+ community. Everyone is welcome to attend!

09/21/17

Real Time7:00 PM

Lincoln Berean Church - 7400 S 70th St.

Campus Impact

A small group bible study where we pursue God, explore the Bible and get to know each other at a deeper level. The first hour is a big group family time together, with a meal every other week. The second hour is spent with your small group. You're welcome to come at any point throughout the semester.

09/24/17

College Worship Hour11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Chez Hay - Above Noodles & Co downtown on 14th and P St.

Campus Impact

Join Campus Impact for our Sunday morning gathering of students from all religious backgrounds and life experiences. Come at 10:30am for coffee, donuts, and community. Each Sunday includes teaching, music, and conversation about life, relationships, and things that matter. Meet others, make connections, and build friendships. A place where all are welcome. More info at www.campusimpact.org.

09/28/17

Real Time7:00 PM

Lincoln Berean Church - 7400 S 70th St.

Campus Impact

A small group bible study where we pursue God, explore the Bible and get to know each other at a deeper level. The first hour is a big group family time together, with a meal every other week. The second hour is spent with your small group. You're welcome to come at any point throughout the semester.

09/29/17

Husker Watch Party7:00 PM

Memorial Stadium

Campus NightLife

Watch Husker vs. Illinois at Memorial Stadium

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