All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, October 1

Early Abroad Scholarship Deadline

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual Session
Apply to the Early Abroad Scholarship in your first two years at UNL. Students can apply early and defer the award, then budget for their experience abroad knowing they already have the scholarship. Transfer students are eligible. Awards range from $ …
This event originated in Global Experiences.

Global Experiences Scholarship Deadline

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual Session
Complete the MAPS Application to apply for several awards at one time. The application deadline for Spring 2023 programs is October 1st at 11:59pm.
This event originated in Global Experiences.

Husker Passport Giveaway Deadline

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual Session
The Global Experiences Office, in partnership with the UNL Passport Office, and the Institute of International Education (IIE) will be giving away 125 passports to University of Nebraska-Lincoln students. Recipients of the Husker Passport Giveaway …
This event originated in Global Experiences.

Nebraska Engineering Tailgate

For alumni, faculty/staff, friends of the college

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Othmer Hall
Join us during Homecoming weekend (Nebraska vs. Indiana) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the College of Engineering’s annual Tailgate on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 3-6 p.m. in Othmer Hall on City Campus.
This event originated in Engineering .

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.

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.