All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 19

The Birth of Baha’u’llah

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The founder of the Baha’i religion.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Bridge Program Recruitment & Search

Date: Time: 8:30 am Location: Zoom Meeting
The University of Nebraska Lincoln (UNL) has launched the BRIDGE (Breakthrough Recruitment for Inclusive Diversity Growth and Excellence) initiative. A major component of this initiative is the comprehensive guidance document for faculty and staff …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

National Transfer Student Week

celebrate

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Love Library North & Link
This year the CAST office will once again be celebrating National Transfer Student Week with free t-shirts, stickers, and Dunkin coffee and donuts.

Goldwater Scholarship Information Session

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (Zoom)
By providing scholarships ($7,500) to college sophomores and juniors who intend to pursue research careers in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering, the Goldwater Foundation is helping ensure that the U.S. is producing the number of …
This event originated in Undergraduate Research & Fellowships.

Exposing the Hidden Curriculum: Cultivating Structural and Systemic Change for Mid-Career Faculty Advancement

With Q & A

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: Zoom presentation
Many faculty describe the mid-career stage as feeling trapped or in a malaise. This stage is often characterized by a lack of mentorship, increased service, and administrative assignments, and a lack of clarity regarding expectations for promotion to …
This event originated in DEI Learning Opportunities.

Well-Being Pop-In

Peer Listening

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Join Big Red Resilience & Well-Being and the UNL Libraries 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 off-campus resources, and …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

STIR Talk: 303 Creative v. Elenis and Compelled Wedding Vendor Speech

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
S.T.I.R. stands for Share, Think, Inspire, Relax and were created for students to learn more about what the College’s professors are researching but also a time to enjoy snacks, a drink, and relax. The professor has 15 minutes to present their …
This event originated in Law.

Hello Out There

Class Presentations II

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Strengthen your presentations through audience awareness and finding common ground.

ASUN Senate Meeting

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska 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.

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. …

Adobe MAX

THE CREATIVITY CONFERENCE

Date: Time: 11:00 am–9:00 pm Location: Virtual
Join the world’s most creative community for captivating keynotes, skill-building sessions, and Sneaks. October 18–20. Join us online for a global virtual event. If you can’t join us in person, you can still benefit from all the amazing …

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.