Friday, February 5, 2021 7 activities you'll want to do this week | Feb 8-14
Lots of events happening around Lincoln on campus Feb 8-14...from film screenings to virtual yoga. Here are the 7 things we're recommending for you to check out.
For in-person events, remember to bring your Safer Community app, wear a face covering, and practice physical distancing.
Career Fair from Home
February 9 and 10 | 10 to 11:30 a.m. | Zoom
Join UNL Career Coaches and employer representatives to learn how to succeed at the Virtual University Career Fair - from how to register and prepare; what days to attend; and what employers expect from students.
Let's Talk Sex
February 9 | 7– 7:30 p.m. | Zoom
Join this 30-minute interactive Zoom webinar to learn about tips for safer sex, how social distancing affects your sex life, an introduction to sexually transmitted infection testing and more. The webinar will begin with a brief presentation from a University Health Center medical professional followed by a Q&A where you can get your questions answered anonymously. Pre-registration is required.
Mr Soul! Online Film Screening & Discussion
February 9 | 7 p.m. | Virtual
Before Oprah and Arsenio, there was Mr. SOUL! From 1968 into 1973, the public television variety show SOUL! offered an unfiltered, uncompromising celebration of Black literature, poetry, music and politics, capturing a critical moment in culture whose impact continues to resonate today. Register here to watch.
Join OASIS for a free screening of Hidden Figures, the story of three brilliant African-American women at NASA who serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation’s confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world.
Drag Queen Bingo
February 11 | 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. | Zoom
The host for the evening is one of Lincoln’s premier drag queens, Mrs. Yuka Layme. Pre-registration is required to make sure there are enough bingo cards for everyone and to receive the Zoom connection.
Erik Känd: Comedy Hypnosis Show
February 12 | 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. | Nebraska East Union Great Plains Room
If you have ever wondered, “Can I be hypnotized,” now is your chance to find out. Hypnotist guru Erik Känd has hypnotized over 20 thousand people and performed in every state of the USA. His YouTube channel has over 4 million views. Free for UNL students with Event Pass.
Virtual Partner Yoga
February 14 | 6 to 7 p.m. | Virtual
Celebrate Valentine's Day the virtual way. Just because you're stuck at home doesn't mean you can't enjoy Campus Recreation's annual partner yoga class. It's a great way to stay safe, stay active, and enjoy the holiday. Registration is free for this event.