4 activities to check out on Thursday afternoon

Monday, October 3, 2022 4 activities to check out on Thursday afternoon

Kawasaki Reading Room will host AnimeCon October 6, 2022.

October’s first Thursday (Oct. 6) has a wonderful mix of afternoon events for Huskers. Check out the following four - all occurring between lunch and dinner. For even more student-focused events, view the Student Events calendar.

Lunch & Learn

October  |  12 to 1 p.m. |  Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center, OASIS Lounge

At this edition of the monthly Lunch & Learn series, explore the many options available to you for study abroad with Global Experiences.

  • hosted by Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services (OASIS)


Open REACH Training for Students

October 6  |  1:30 to 3 p.m. |  University Health Center, Room 126

Suicide prevention is a shared campus responsibility. REACH is an interactive 90-minute training to teach students, faculty, and staff how to recognize warning signs, communicate hope, and help suicidal individuals to access care and treatment.

Participants who complete the full 90-minute training receive a certificate and a REACH lapel pin.

Register to attend

  • hosted by Big Red Resilience & Well-being


KRR AnimeCon

October 6  |  2 to 6 p.m. |  Nebraska Union, Ballroom

An afternoon of cosplay, singing, campus club booths, and Anime – all indoors together in the heart of campus.

From 2 to 3 p.m. check out the exhibitions and t-shirts. Sing Karaoke and taste Japanese snacks from 3 to 4 p.m.Dr. Otaku will speak on “One Piece” from 4 to 5 p.m.

  • hosted by Kawasaki Reading Room


Mountain Bike Ride

October 6  |  5 to 7 p.m. |  Meet at the Outdoor Adventures Center

Join local trail bikers for a few hours of fun and instructions. No prior experience is required – instructors will teach the basics of mountain biking during the outing.

The group will travel 4 miles from campus to Van Dorn Park, which features a 1.5-mile loop of fast and smooth single-tract mountain bike trails. With optional technical features, it is the perfect spot for beginners and people who want to take their biking to the next level.

Cost is $10 fro UNL students and Campus Rec members; $20 for non-members.    Register in advance.

  • hosted by Campus Recreation Outdoor Adventures


Updated October 3, 2022 at 8:30 a.m.

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