Morning, Noon, and Night: Meet up with other Huskers for fun

Monday, September 12, 2022 Morning, Noon, and Night: Meet up with other Huskers for fun

Frankie Soto

Low-key and casual social activities can introduce you to new hobbies and cultures. More importantly, these activities infuse FUN and respite into your busy college life.

This week, make time for yourself to enjoy food, conversation, the outdoors, films, and poetry at these fantastic events being offered to Husker students.

Intro to Stand-up Paddleboarding (SUP)

September 14  |  5 to 7 p.m.  |  Outdoor Adventures Center

Enjoy an evening on a nearby lake in southeast Nebraska. Learn basic SUPing skills, relax on the beach and connect with participants. Gear, transportation and instruction are included.

Cost is $15 for UNL students. Pre-register online to secure a spot.

  • hosted by Campus Recreation Outdoor Adventures


First Gen Share-A-Meal

September 15  |  11:30 to 1:30 p.m.  |  Willa Cather Dining Complex, Lark Room

First-generation Huskers are invited to share lunch with more first-generation college students at this one-of-a-kind casual midday event. Stop by at your leisure to grab a bite to eat, connect with fellow Huskers and mingle with staff and faculty who were once first-generational students too. First-gen offers a community and an involved network to help you succeed at NEBRASKA.

  • hosted by First Generation Nebraska


Frankie Soto

September 14  |  7:30 to 8:30 p.m.  |  Nebraska Union Swanson Auditorium

Award-winning poet and author Frankie A Soto is a two-time winner of the Multicultural Poet of the Year award from the National Spoken Word Poetry Awards in Chicago. He speaks and writes about many topics ranging from social justice to mental health. He will be performing spoken-word.

This event is FREE for UNL students, faculty, & staff with Event Pass. $5 for the public.

  • hosted by UPC Nebraska


Cafecito y Pan Dulce

September 16  |  9 to 11 a.m.  |  Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center, OASIS Lounge

Start the celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month with a grab-and-go breakfast of sweet bread from a local Hispanic bakery store and delicious cafecito (coffee).

  • hosted by Office of Diversity and Inclusion


Afternoon Movie: WALL-E & THE LORAX

September 19  |  1 to 4 p.m.  |  Nebraska Union, The Crib

Transport back to your early childhood at a free afternoon screening of the animated films WALL-E and THE LORAX. Come to relax, study or make new friends with other movie fans at this casual and fun event.

  • hosted by UPC Nebraska


Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students

Every Monday  |  3:30 to 4:40 p.m.  |  Nebraska Union, area across from Subway (1st floor)

A weekly gathering for casual and social conversation between international and domestic students. Grab a beverage and join the chat to explore cultures, meet friends and learn about campus.

  • hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement


Updated September 12, 2022 at 6:45 a.m.

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