All events are in Central time unless specified.

Sunday, October 11

National Coming Out Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
For those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, this day celebrates coming out and the recognition of the 1987 march on Washington for gay and lesbian equality.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Omaha Farmers Market - Aksarben

Date: Time: 9:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Omaha Farmers Market - Aksarben
This event originated in Buy Fresh Buy Local.

Sunday Farmers Market at College View

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Sunday Farmers Market at College View
This event originated in Buy Fresh Buy Local.

Wenninghoff’s Farm

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Wenninghoff’s Farm
This event originated in Buy Fresh Buy Local.

Lancaster County 4-H Teen Council Meeting

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
The Lancaster County 4-H Teen Council is a leadership organization for youth in grades 7–12. New members are welcome.
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

Ongoing Events

Fall 2020 Regular Academic Session

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

All full-length Regular Academic Session course withdrawals noted with a grade of “W” on academic re

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Open registration for Fall 2020 Three Week Session

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

My Husker Action

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual
For the month of October, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites you to join us in recognizing opportunities to acknowledge authentic, genuine, and intentional actions to eradicate systematic racism, injustice, and inequality. As part of the …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

CAS Day(s) of Service

Donations to help the Lincoln community throughout the month of October

Date: Time: All Day Location: CAS Buildings
The College of Arts and Sciences is engaging faculty, staff, and students to make an impact through volunteerism and support of people in need within our community. Due to COVID-19, our “day” of service this year will be a month-long, targeted …
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

Plenty of Beauty at the Bottom National Image Contest

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Remote
In honor of National Nanotechnology Day, October 9th, the National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI) is hosting their annual Plenty of Beauty at the Bottom image contest. Referencing Richard Feynman’s 1959 lecture, “There’s Plenty …
This event originated in NCMN Outreach/Education.

Hispanic Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This month corresponds with Mexican Independence Day, which is celebrated on September 16, and recognizes the revolution in 1810 that ended Spanish dictatorship.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

LGBT History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A U.S. observance started in 1994 to recognize lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history and the history of the gay rights movement.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This observance was launched in 1945 when Congress declared the first week in October as “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week.” In 1998, the week was extended to a month and renamed. The annual event draws attention to employment …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Shemini Atzeret

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jewish holiday also known as “The Eighth (Day) of Assembly” takes place the day after the Sukkot festival, where gratitude for the fall harvest is deeply internalized.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Simchat Torah

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jewish holiday, marks the end of the weekly readings of the Torah. The holy book is read from chapter one of Genesis, to Deuteronomy 34, then back to chapter one again, in acknowledgement of the words of the Torah being a circle; a never ending …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.