All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 12

All course withdrawals noted with a grade of “W” on academic record

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

Canadian Thanksgiving

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A chance for people to give thanks for a good harvest and other fortunes in the past year.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

From Out There, An Art Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
From Out There is a collection of work by artist Chuck Schroeder focused on people, places, critters and things from off the beaten path, stretching from rural western Nebraska to northern New Mexico, west Texas, Wyoming and Italy. This unique …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

New Employee Orientation

Date: Time: 8:30 am–11:30 am Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
An information session to welcome new employees and share key employment information. The presentations will include:
This event originated in Human Resources.

2022 James A. Rawley Graduate Conference in the Humanities

War and Genocide

Date: Time: 9:45 am–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
Join us for this year’s Rawley Graduate Conference either in person or online as we examine the legacies and contemporary realities of imperialism, war, and genocide. On this date, we will have a keynote lecture, two panels, and a workshop. The …
This event originated in History.

Field Assessment of Violence Risk

2022 Great Plains Association of Threat Assessment Professionals - Preconference Workshop

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: UNL City Campus Union
Mobile crisis response personnel and law enforcement must often make decisions after only one encounter with a person about their mental status and risk for violence or suicide. This workshop focuses specifically on elements related to the decision …
This event originated in Public Policy Center.

Department meeting #3

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Online
This event originated in Department of English.

October Faculty Connector

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Join the Office of Research and Economic Development for the October Faculty Connector of the Academic year. The Faculty Connectors are designed to be an opportunity for learning and connection with peers in an informal setting. Each month features …

Nebraska Bluegrass Concert Series – Shucks Brothers

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: NIC Plaza
Join us at the Nebraska Bluegrass Concert Series for live music in the plaza at Nebraska Innovation Campus! Concerts are free and open to the public. Come eat, drink & have fun!
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

ASUN Senate Meeting

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The ASUN Senate meets weekly to discuss current happenings in ASUN, new legislation, and committee reports. All meetings are open to the public, and members of the UNL community are welcome to address the Senate during open forum.
This event originated in ASUN Student Government.

Larry Yazzie

hosted by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:50 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Experience the artistry of world champion fancy dancer Larry Yazzie (Meskwaki) as he performs flamboyant movements passed down by his ancestors through Native American song and dance.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.
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.

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.