All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, August 20

Black Indigenous People of Color (BIPOC) Welcome Reception

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Welcome to the 2nd Annual Black Indigenous People of Color (BIPOC) Welcome Reception. During the reception you’ll be able to meet current and incoming students, faculty, and staff to build community with during your time here at the university. …
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Party at the Union

Date: Time: 9:00 pm–11:55 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The can’t-miss Saturday event of Big Red Welcome. Join thousands of your Husker friends for a memorable night of music, dancing, comedy, and other performances for ONE BIG BLOWOUT before fall semester.

Ongoing Events

Paryushana Parva

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jain festival lasting about 8-10 days, and is observed through meditation and fasting. Its main focus is spiritual upliftment, pursuit of salvation and gaining a deeper understanding of the religion.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.