All events are in Central time unless specified.

Upcoming Events

Rosh Hashanah

Jewish “New Year”

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Rosh Hashanah is a two-day observance and celebration that begins on the first day of Tishrei, the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year. Evening of Sunday , September 25th and ends the evening of Tuesday, September 27th.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Queer People of Color Social

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
This event will provide a space to recognize queer people of color and connect them to a greater network of community. Following a speaker and short formal program, a casual mixer will be held with light refreshments available.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Yom Kippur

Holy Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. A celebration of atonement and repentance. Begins the evening of Tuesday, October 4th; ending on the evening of Wednesday, October 5th.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

STI Testing with the Nebraska AIDS Project

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 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.

Ace/Aro Affinity Hour

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Sponsored by Spectrum UNL and the LGBTQA+ Center, Ace/Aro affinity hour is a designated space for the asexual and aromantic community on campus to gather around similar or shared experiences. We respectfully ask that only those who identify as …
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

“We Are All Related” (Mitakuye’ Oyasin) Conference

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska East Union
Discussion and presentations from Indigenous speakers and faculty from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln covering a variety of topics including:
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Harvest WACIPI (Powwow)

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska East Union
Following the two-day “We Are All Related” (Mitakuye’ Oyasin) Conference, we will be celebrating the season of harvest with a wacipi. This event is free and open to the public, no registration required. Vendors welcome.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Sukkot

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Sukkot is a Torah-commanded holiday celebrated for seven days from the 15th day of the month of Tishrei. Beginning on the evening of Sunday, October 9th and ending on the evening of Sunday, October 16th.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

LGBTQA+ History Month Dinner

hosted by LGBTQA+ Center

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: The Cornhusker Marriott
Enjoy an evening of entertainment and fellowship to celebrate the rich local LGBTQA+ history in the Lincoln community at this annual semi-formal dinner.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Simchat Torah

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Simchat Torah celebrates and marks the conclusion of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle. Beginning the evening of Monday, October 17th, and ends in the evening of Tuesday, October 18th.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.