All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, February 25

Mardi Gras

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The last day for Catholics to indulge before Ash Wednesday starts the sober weeks of fasting that come with Lent.
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.

Tea Time Friday

Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us to sample a new tea with a snack each week! COVID-19 protocols will be enforced for student and staff safety along with adhering to current health department and university guidelines.
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

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 CEHS collegewide meeting on February 25, 2022.
This event originated in CEHS.

LIFE IN LINCOLN: Coffee Shop Tour

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement and International Student and Scholar Office

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union, The Crib
A weekly series every Friday evening for UNL students to gather and enjoy a nearby activity or tour to sample and learn about the local Lincoln culture, neighborhoods, and people.

Beyond Adventure: Mario Stanley

hosted by Outdoor Adventures

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Mario Stanley has dedicated his life to making climbing accessible and inclusive for anyone who wants to come into the sport. His mission is to see the world on the walls, and the routes that he climbs and develops for the community.
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Love Gala

Hosted by the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Wick Alumni Center
Join OASIS in their final event for Black History Month as we celebrate love for ourselves, others, and our culture.

FRIDAY NIGHT MOVIES: Avengers: Age of Ultron

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

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Night 2 of a four-night series, screening Marvel Studios’ The Avengers movie franchise. One film will be shown on a Friday night at the end of each month from January to April 2022.

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.

Losar

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The Tibetan Buddhist New Year, a time of renewal through sacred and secular practices.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.