All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, February 22

Ash Wednesday

Christian Catholic/Protestant

Date:
Time:
All Day
Location: This is not an event, but an observance
This day marks the beginning of Lent, a six week period of prayer and fasting in anticipation of Easter.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Ash Wednesday

Date:
Time:
All Day
Location: this is an observance not an event
Ash Wednesday is observed 46 days before Easter Sunday, and it signals the beginning of the forty days of Lent. Also known as the Day of Ashes.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.
Activity

Lavender Closet Pop-Up

hosted by Career Services and LGBTQA+ Center

Date:
Time:
11:00 am–2:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Room 225 (Career Services)
Acquire free identity-affirming clothing and accessories to build a professional wardrobe you can use for job interviews, internships, and workplaces.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.
Activity

Women’s Wednesday

Date:
Time:
11:00 am–1:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Union
A bi-weekly grab-and-go event on Wednesday for individuals to learn about Women’s Center resources and topics related to gender equity and sexual health.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Ongoing Events

Black History Month

African American History Month

Date:
Time:
All Day
Location: this is an observance not an event
African American people’s achievements are celebrated and their roles in American history are praised and recognized.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.