All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, September 28

Teacher’s Day in Taiwan

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This day is used to honor teachers’ contributions to their students and to society in general. People often express their gratitude to their teachers by paying them a visit or sending them a card. This date was chosen to commemorate the birth of …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Celebration of Service

Awards ceremony for employee service to the university

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Annual Celebration of Service for employees. Rick Alloway, professor of broadcasting, will serve as emcee. Awards recognize employees who have worked at the university in five-year increments up to 55 years. Employees can pick up service awards in …
This event originated in University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

2022 State of Our University Address

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Annual State of Our University Address delivered by Chancellor Ronnie Green. The speech outlines campus momentum and the direction for the new academic year. Event is free and open to the public.
This event originated in University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Nonprofit in Residence: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lincoln

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
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.
This event originated in Community Engagement.

University Career + Internship Fair - Day 4

DISCOVER. EXPLORE. ENGAGE.

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Day 4’s Career Focus:
This event originated in Career Services.

Canceled: Pop-In Well-Being

Peer Listening

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Carolyn Pope Edwards Hall
Join Big Red Resilience & Well-Being and the College of Education and Human Sciences at Pop-In Peer Listening Sessions. The goal of these sessions is to provide students with a listening ear, wellness and mindfulness activities, connect with on- and …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Queer People of Color Social

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
This event will provide a space to recognize queer people of color and connect them to a greater network of community. Following a speaker and short formal program, a casual mixer will be held with light refreshments available.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Welcome to the NO CRAM ZONE

Test Preparation

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Learn to effectively and prepare for exams while keeping up in other classes.

ASUN Senate Meeting

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
The ASUN Senate meets weekly to discuss current happenings in ASUN, new legislation, and committee reports. All meetings are open to the public, and members of the UNL community are welcome to address the Senate during open forum.
This event originated in ASUN Student Government.

E.N. Thompson Forum & Governor’s Lecture in the Humanities: A Clear and Steady Eye: Storytelling and Our Shared History

Candice Millard

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Best selling author Candice Millard will deliver the 2022 Governor’s Lecture in the Humanities, presented by Humanities Nebraska (HN) in partnership with the E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues.
This event originated in EN Thompson Forum.

E.N. Thompson Forum & Governor’s Lecture in the Humanities: A Clear and Steady Eye: Storytelling and Our Shared History

CANDICE MILLARD

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Best selling author Candice Millard will deliver the 2022 Governor’s Lecture in the Humanities, presented by Humanities Nebraska (HN) in partnership with the E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues.

Ongoing Events

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

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.

Yom Kippur

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The holiest day on the Jewish calendar, a day of atonement marked by fasting and ceremonial repentance.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.