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6 Week Calendar of Events


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 Convocation4:30 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 Walk8:00 PM

Memorial Stadium

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.


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.


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!

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."

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!

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