All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 8

Pauley Symposium/Rawley Conference

Roundtable: Containing the Spread of Racism: Black Activism in the Past & Present

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Zoom
Many pundits and scholars noted that racism emerged as a plague as contagious and life-threatening as COVID in 2020 as police violence and community protests escalated throughout the United States. This roundtable discussion offers audiences an …
This event originated in History.

In House Counsel Symposium

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Tom Reich and Jeff Hansen will join us on October 8th, to discuss what work life is like as an In-House Counsel. Both Alums from the Class of 1990 Jeff Hanson is now the General Counsel for Troon Golf and Tom Reich in General Counsel for Wynn | …
This event originated in Law.

Rural Infrastructure Research Series

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual
The Rural Reconciliation Project at the University of Nebraska College of Law is hosting a research series focused on Rural Infrastructure themes, intended primarily for scholars and stakeholders across disciplines. Each speaker event will include an …
This event originated in Law.

CEHS Collegewide Meeting

CEHS faculty & staff are invited.

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: TBD
Save the date for the fall collegewide meeting.
This event originated in CEHS.

Pauley Symposium/Rawley Conference

Roundtable: Community-Engaged Scholarship Addressing Crisis & Renewal

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: Zoom
Humanities scholars often conduct engaging and innovative scholarship in collaboration with communities responding to crisis and striving toward renewal. Roundtable participants will discuss their community-engaged work in a broad range of subfields …
This event originated in History.

Final Round of Grether Competition

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Nebraska Court of Appeals Courtroom, Nebraska Capitol Building
This event originated in Law.

Pauley Symposium/Rawley Conference

Lightning Round of Graduate Students’ Humanities Research

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
This session will include 10 graduate students working in humanities who present their research for 5 minutes each in a lightning round format. Faculty experts will provide condensed and spontaneous feedback for graduate students before the audience …
This event originated in History.

Rainbow Ball

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: Kauffman Academic Residential Center
An inclusive homecoming dance where you can dress how you want, bring who you want, and be who you are. This is a space for LGBTQA+ students to celebrate and dance the night away.There will be music, dancing, light refreshments, and a rainbow photo …
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Ongoing Events

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.