All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 28

2021 State of Diversity

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Virtual
“The University of Nebraska is a public, land-grant institution with campuses and programs across the State that reside on the past, present, and future homelands of the Pawnee, Ponca, Oto-Missouria, Omaha, Dakota, Lakota, Arapaho, Cheyenne, Kaw …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Painted Quilts of the Hopi Mesas

Hosted by International Quilt Museum

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: International Quilt Museum
Painted Quilts from the Hopi Mesas is an exhibition of quilts and other objects made by the Hopi people of northeast Arizona. The exhibition opens October 22, 2021 and runs through April 30, 2022.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Nonprofit in Residence: Community Action Partnership of Lancaster and Saunders Counties

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Day 4 of a five-day event. The Nonprofit in Residence program enables UNL students to have volunteer and career conversations with nonprofits. Students can learn about industries, internships, and volunteer positions.

SBA Meeting

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

St. Thomas More Meeting

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:15 pm Location: McCollum Hall
This event originated in Law.

Table for Ten with Professor Stohs

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Tables for Ten are opportunities for students to interact with professors in a small group setting. Nine students and one professor will bring their lunch and discuss the professor’s research and work. Participation is extremely limited and is …
This event originated in Law.

Canceled: Gratitude Drop-In Workshop

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
Gratitude is one of the ways for us to feel happier and thrive in our lives. The goal for these drop-in student groups is for participants to understand how positive practices can improve one’s overall feeling of happiness.
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Nightmare at East Campus

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement, Campus Nightlife, and International Student and Scholars Office

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–10:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Enjoy a fun-static night of indoor Halloween-themed activities and treats, all in one location. Wear a favorite costume and bring your crew for:

Ongoing Events

Eid Milad Un Nabi

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The celebration of the Prophet Muhammad’s birthday. Parades, communal feasts in mosques, night-long prayers, and many other celebrations take place and is mainly celebrated by Muslims in India.
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.