All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, October 11

Annual Fundraiser Golf Tournament

Nebraska Turfgrass Association

Date: Time: All Day Location: Platteview Golf Club
Entry fee includes 18 holes of golf, riding cart, range balls, dinner following the tournament, refreshments and prizes.
This event originated in Center for Grassland Studies.

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.

National Indigenous People’s Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
An alternative celebration to Columbus Day, gives recognition to the indigenous populations affected by colonization.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

1L Academic Success Class

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
This event originated in Law.

Faculty Fellows Session or Social: Nebraska Governance and Tech Center

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location:
Session for NGTC Faculty Fellows. Please contact Elsbeth Magilton elsbeth@unl.edu with questions or reference the fellows only calendar.
This event originated in Law.

CGS Fall Seminar Series – M. Francesca Cotrufo

Leu Lecture: Advancing Understanding of Soil Organic Matter to Address XXI Century Wicked Challenges

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: 150 Keim Hall or Zoom
Seminars will take place on Mondays during the fall semester from 3:00 to 4:00pm CT in 150 Keim Hall and will be streamed live to the public via Zoom. Seminar lectures are also recorded and available for viewing for those who were unable to attend a …
This event originated in Center for Grassland Studies.

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.

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.