All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 15

Mel Shinn All-School Picnic

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: North Hallway & Lobby
The Mel Shinn activities celebrate the memory of Mel Shinn, ‘66, who unexpectedly passed away in 1979. The Mel Shinn Picnic concludes the Mel Shinn activities, which consist of badminton, bocce ball, corn hole, a 5K run, student vs. faculty …
This event originated in Law.

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.

Nebraska College of Law Reunion Weekend

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: North Hallway & Lobby
The 2021 Nebraska Law Reunion weekend kicks off with the the Mel Shinn Day All-School Picnic on Oct. 15th at 11:30 a.m. and continues into Saturday with the Nebraska vs. Minnesota football watch party. Our hope is that cheering on Nebraska as they …
This event originated in Law.