All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, October 17

NHSPA Fall Convention

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska Union

Drinks with the Dean: NYC

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Mustang Harry’s
Dean Shari Veil is going to be in New York City on Monday, Oct. 17 for drinks with New York area alumni. Shari would love to get to know you, learn about your career and get your feedback on exciting initiatives happening in the college. You’ll …

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.

NYC Media Tour

with the College of Journalism and Mass Communications

Date: Time: All Day Location: New York City
This year we are offering this NYC Media Tour experience as a pop-up class with the option of taking the class for credit. You do not need to take the class for credit to participate, but you must sign up through the form below to go on the trip. …

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.

Simchat Torah

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Simchat Torah celebrates and marks the conclusion of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle. Beginning the evening of Monday, October 17th, and ends in the evening of Tuesday, October 18th.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.