All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, March 2

Ash Wednesday

Christian celebration Lent begins

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is an observance not an event
Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent. Lent is a 40-day season marked by repentance, fasting, reflection, and ultimately celebration. This period represents Christ’s time of temptation in the wilderness.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Communication Studies|2022 Spring Colloquium: “Guns & God: The Reliant and Constructing Godly Self-Defense”

by Courtney Dreyer, doctoral student, Communication Studies

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Louise Pound Hall
Communication Studies|2022 Spring Colloquium
This event originated in Communication Studies.

STI Testing with the Nebraska AIDS Project

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Free, anonymous and confidential HIV testing with same-day results. All people 13 years or older are eligible to be tested. Anyone who is sexually active should be tested annually for HIV.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Ongoing Events

Canceled: Children’s Book Drive

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska Union
Drop off children’s books in the UNL Women’s Center all week for the Children’s Book Drive! Watch Women’s Center social media (@unlwomenscenter) and our website to learn more about what type of books we are looking for.

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month


Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
This month seeks to raise awareness about the inclusion of people with developmental disabilities in all facets of community life, as well as the awareness of the barriers that people with disabilities still face in connecting to the communities in …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.