All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, February 1

Chinese New Year

Spring Festival or Lunar New Year

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: This is an observance not an event
Chinese New Year is the festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional lunisolar and solar Chinese calendar.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

National Freedom Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Celebrates the signing of the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery in 1865.
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.

Spring Club Fair

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
In a single location, explore over 100 recognized student organizations (RSOs) to join for social, professional and leadership interests. RSO members and officers will be on hand to provide details about their organization and answer questions from …

CDO: Exploring Opportunities - JD Advantage

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Come and hear from legal professionals about their careers in JD Advantage positions. Find out about the challenges and benefits about choosing this particular career path. All are welcome. RSVP through ROSCOE.
This event originated in Law.

Canceled: Dish It Up!

Presented by the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join a lively weekly discussion about current and hot topics affecting students’ lives, the campus, and society in the United States and globally. Dish It Up is a safe space for students, staff, and faculty to share their personal views, engage in …

Canceled: Drop-In Spaces for Coping with Burnout

Open Weekly Zoom Chats for Undergraduate Students

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: go.unl.edu/dropinspace
Feeling burned out from trying to navigate school and life during a pandemic? Want to talk about it?
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

LNY Lucky Envelope

Hosted by the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services & ASU

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Bring your friends and indulge in the red envelope ceremony - a Lunar New Year tradition! Test your luck to see if you will get the red packet with money.

Students with Children Support Group

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Zoom
This group is intended to be for UNL student of all levels and genders. Sessions will run each Tuesday from February 1 through May 10, 2022.
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Ongoing Events

Black History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Human Relations Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
National Human Relations Month is a celebration of diversity, and the actions of lifting up the needs of the less fortunate. A day to closely examine community programs that enhance the quality of life in their cities and towns.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.