Programs in ESL sponsored events: 

International Student and Scholar Office (ISSO)Events:

Other University Events: 

Stay engaged with virtual events hosted by many offices:

1) Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students


 Date: Time:3:30 pm–4:30 pm
 Nebraska Union Room: 200 (Green Room)
Additional Info: NU
 Contact:Veronica Riepe,
Grab a beverage and join in the twice-weekly casual gatherings to chat about each other’s cultures, meet friends, and learn about campus.

Two options to participate:
• Virtually at:
• In-person in the Nebraska Union, Room 200 (Green Room). Face coverings and physical distancing are required. Hand sanitizer will be available.

2) Dish It Up – Virtual Edition

 Date: Time:12:00 pm–1:00 pm
 Zoom Meeting
Join a lively weekly discussion about current and hot topics affecting students’ lives, the campus, and society in the United States and globally. Dish It Up is a safe space for students, staff, and faculty to share their personal views, engage in civil discussion, and learn from others.

Use the link below to complete a one-time registration for all Dish It Up Summer and Fall 2020 sessions. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with Zoom meeting information. All Are Welcome.

*Special Edition Dish It Up sessions require separate preregistration found on the OASIS Calendar on those specific dates.

3) Husker Civic Challenge Fair

 Date: Time:11:00 am–1:00 pm
 Virtual Venue
 Contact:Center for Civic Engagement
Connect with opportunities to serve in the Lincoln community at the Husker Civic Challenge Fair. Over 60 area nonprofits plan to attend the first virtual fair. You can peruse the organizations, select the organizations you would like to learn more about, and register for a time slot to visit with the volunteer coordinator. Prior to the day of the event, instructions and Zoom addresses will be sent to registrants. If you are fulfilling a service-learning course requirement, looking for an RSO community service site, and/or wanting to continue civic engagement, the virtual Husker Civic Challenge Fair is for you.

Registration opens August 17th on GivePulse:

4) Virtual Huskers Abroad 101 Session

 Date: Time:4:30 pm

 Virtual Session
 Contact:Education Abroad, (402) 472-5358,
Interested in going abroad but don’t know where to start? Attend a Huskers Abroad 101 session to take the first step toward going abroad!

This session will cover researching program options, selecting a program, funding and the timeline for the process.

Virtual sessions are held Tuesdays at 10:30am, Wednesdays at 4:30pm, and Thursdays at 2:00pm CT. Pre-registration is required at: Once registered, a Zoom link will be emailed to you.

5) E.N Thompson Series Presenting Mary Pipher


 Date: Time:7:00 pm

 Mozilla Hubs (Online)
 Contact:Kat Woerner,
The E.N Thompson Series and Office of Sustainability are partnering to present “Trauma and Recovery: A New Story of Interconnection and Action…” Mary Pipher is an author, activist, and clinical psychologist. She has written 10 books, including the No. 1 New York Times bestseller “Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls” and most recently “Women Rowing North: Navigating Life’s Currents and Flourishing as We Age.”

To sign up for the event visit:

6) Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Open House


 Date: Time:1:00 pm–3:00 pm
 Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
1505 S Street
Lincoln NE 68588-0450
Additional Info: GAUN
 Contact:OASIS, (402) 472-5500,
Come explore the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center (JGMC ) and meet the OASIS staff! Come learn about the services available to students!

7) The Intersections of Climate Change


 Date: Time:6:00 pm–8:00 pm
 Contact:Kat Woerner,
Join the Office of Sustainability as we explore the intersections of climate change and systemic racism. Learn the history of systemic racism in the United States and the environmental movement’s exclusion of marginalized voices. Through conversation with UNL students who have firsthand experience living with and organizing around these issues we will paint a picture of how intersectional advocacy and solutions can create positive change on our campus and in our communities.

We will kick off the event with a short video sharing the story of the North Omaha coal plant and how the community came together to shut it down. Followed by an interactive panel discussion.

Sign up for the event at:

8) Let’s Talk

 Date: Time:11:00 am

 Zoom Room:
 Contact:Counseling & Psychological Services, (402) 472-7450
Are you curious about counseling and if it’s the right next step for you? Maybe you are concerned about someone else? Do you just want an additional perspective about something you’ve been thinking about?

“Let’s Talk” provides students easy access to brief, informal, and confidential consultations with professional mental health providers from CAPS. There is no fee for UNL students.

“Let’s Talk” is a brief, informal consultation and is not appropriate for addressing crisis situations. If you are in immediate crisis or experiencing significant distress during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.), please contact CAPS at (402) 472-7450 and ask to schedule a Crisis Care Appointment. If it is after business hours, please call (402) 472-7450 and Press 4 to speak to the on-call counselor. Always remember that if you are in imminent danger to yourself or others, please call 911.

9) Art Under The Stars


 Date: Time:5:30 pm–8:30 pm

 Sheldon Museum of Art
Additional Info: SHEL
 Contact:Lillian Nguyen,
Be inspired to create a DIY craft masterpiece surrounded by the indoor and outdoor exhibits at the Sheldon Museum of Art. Art supplies are available for Huskers to create their own personal frisbee artwork to take home. Original paintings will be created on-site by a local artist and given away as door prizes; music and Kona Ice treats will round out a wonderful evening for you and your friends.

Face coverings are required to be worn, a 6-foot physical distance must be observed, and hand sanitizer will be available.

Use the east entrance (with the head sculpture) to enter the Sheldon.

RSVP to this event:

10) Free Skate Night

 Date: Time:8:00 pm–11:00 pm

 John Breslow Ice Hockey Center
433 V Street
Lincoln Ne 68508
 Contact:Campus Recreation,
It’s not a regular free skate night…it’s a disco skate party. Enjoy music, swag and fun activities, in addition to ice skating.

Face coverings are required to be worn, a 6-foot physical distance must be observed, and hand sanitizer will be available.