All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, February 25

2020 B&B Porkfest

Date: Time: 5:00 am–7:00 am Location: Animal Sciences Complex
The 5th annual Porkfest is put on by the Pork interest group of the Block and Bridle Club. Faculty and members dish up dinner that consist of pork loin sandwiches, cheesy potatoes, cookie and drinks. It’s a good meal and a chance to mingle with …

Around Me, A Photography Exhibition

Date: Time: 7:00 am–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
With the rush of every day, we do not realize the beauty around us; the people, the architecture, the sunset, and the flowers. Most of the photos included in this exhibition speak for Lincoln, but photos on display will also include many places in …
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Donation Drive for Matt Talbot

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Nebraska Innovation Campus is hosting a campus-wide donation drive to benefit Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach. Items needed include hand and foot warmers, travel size shampoo, travel size deodorant, backpacks, and bike locks. Donation items will be …
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Mardi Gras Lunch

Date: Time: 10:30 am–2:00 pm Location: East Campus Dining Center
Join us for a Mardi Gras celebration with some authentic cuisine.
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Mardi Gras Lunch

Date: Time: 10:30 am–2:00 pm Location: Cather Dining Center
A Mardi Gras celebration is nothing without the food. Come and join us celebrate with some Mardi Gras favorites.
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Celebrate Body Positivity with a Cookie

Part of Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Connect with UNL NEDN (Nebraska Eating Disorders Network) members and enjoy a FREE cookie.
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Celebrate Body Positivity with a Cookie

Part of Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Connect with UNL NEDN (Nebraska Eating Disorders Network) members and enjoy a FREE cookie.
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Contests of Inclusion: A Comparative Ethnography of Iranians in the U.S. & Canada

A Global Cafe Event

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Join us for a Global Cafe with anthropologist and Iranian diaspora expert Dr. Amy Malek from Princeton University. She is a sociocultural anthropologist specializing in the intersections of citizenship and cultural production in the Iranian diaspora …
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Pop-up Zen Room

Take a few minutes to engage in some Zen activities before you move on with your day!

Date: Time: 11:30 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Big Red Resilience & Well-being is hosting a Pop-up Zen Room. We’ll be at the kiosks on the first floor with three quick Zen activities: essential oil play dough, make your own stress ball, and coloring. Come by to take a moment for yourself!
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Dish It Up

hosted by OASIS

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
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 …
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Body Acceptance Program

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: University Health Center
The Body Acceptance Program is a dissonance-based body-acceptance workshop. It is designed to help college-age women resist and challenge sociocultural pressures to conform to the thin-ideal and reduce their pursuit of unrealistic appearance …
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Stress Management Consultation for International Students

Group Screening Required

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Seaton Hall
If you are feeling stressed and aren’t sure where to turn, make an appointment for this free, confidential consultation designed specifically for international students. To reserve your spot, email Xiping.qiu@unl.edu.

UNL Arabic Conversation Table

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–3:00 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Learn the culture, speak the language, and make new friends!
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Chinese Hour 2020

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Join us in the Department of Modern Languages for Chinese Hour, coordinated by Chinese Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Yi Yu.
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Ohiyesa: The Soul of a Man

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:30 pm Location: Love Library South
This documentary follows Kate Beane, a young Dakota woman, as she examines the extraordinary life of her celebrated relative, Charles Eastman (Ohiyesa). Biography and journey come together as Kate traces Eastman’s path—from traditional Dakota …
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Fat Tuesday Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Abel Dining Center
Come and celebrate Fat Tuesday with us at Abel Dining Center. We’re serving some of our favorites.
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Fat Tuesday Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Selleck Dining Center
We’re celebrating Fat Tuesday with some of our favorites for dinner. Come and join us.
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Mardi Gras Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: East Campus Dining Center
Ron’s cooking up more goodies for Mardi Gras dinner. Join us as we celebrate this annual New Orleans celebration.
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A Taste of Rwanda

Hosted by the Residence Life Multicultural Awareness and Diversity Education (MADE) committee

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Cather Dining Center
Join us for a fun event as we learn more about the Rwandan culture. We’ll be dining on some delicious cuisine and learning interesting facts about the country of Rwanda.
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Black History Month Movie Series – Soul Food

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
“Soul Food” tells the story of a big African-American family from Chicago with warm-hearted good cheer; in the way it cuts between stories of romance and trouble, it’s like “Waiting to Exhale,” but more down to earth and believable—and …

Black History Month Choral Performance

University Singers and All-Collegiate Choir

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Westminster Presbyterian Church
The All-Collegiate Choir will open the night with music that includes Hold On, We Shall Walk Through the Valley in Peace and Take It to the Lord in Prayer. The University Singers close out the night with music including Keep Your Lamps, Amazing Grace …
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I Don’t Have Enough Faith to be an Atheist

with Dr. Frank Turek

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Dr. Frank Turek of Cross Examined will present “I don’t have enough faith to be an atheist.” He will address four questions to help establish why it is most reasonable to conclude that Christianity is true: Does truth exist? Does God exist? Are …
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Ongoing Events

NATIVE VOICES: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness

a Traveling Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
Vision Maker Media, in partnership with the University Libraries, introduces a new traveling exhibition, Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness, which examines concepts of health and medicine among contemporary American …
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