All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, October 21

Rural Reconciliation Conference

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:30 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Details forthcoming
This event originated in Law.

Bridge Program Recruitment & Search

Date: Time: 10:00 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.

Faculty Innovation & Exploration

Teaching Trends, Tips and Trials, a pedagogical panel

Date: Time: 10:30 am–11:30 am Location: Andersen Hall

Tea Time Friday

Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us each week for tea and snacks!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

Big Red Pawp-Up!

Therapy Dogs on Campus

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
De-stress and unwind by petting a pup! Certified therapy dogs will be outside of the East Union for students, staff, and faculty to take a pause to pet.
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

CoJMC Staff Lunch n’ Learn

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Andersen Hall

Strategic Planning Committee

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Andersen Hall

Well-Being Pop-In

Peer Listening

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Knoll
Join Big Red Resilience & Well-Being and the University Honor’s Program 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 …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Holiday for Little Huskers

Signup Deadline

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Holiday for Little Huskers is a program providing gifts and personal items annually to the children of UNL students during the winter holiday season - at no cost to parents.
This event originated in Students with Children.

Bowling with Eli and Sean

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Looking to meet more people and make the most of your college years? Then, please join our college peer mentors for some fun and engaging activities this semester. Whether you like bowling, trivia or just hanging out at the coffee shop, we have …
This event originated in Architecture.

LIFE IN LINCOLN: Mana Games Cafe

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement and International Student and Scholar Office

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A weekly series every Friday evening for UNL students to gather and enjoy a nearby activity or tour to sample and learn about the local Lincoln culture, neighborhoods, and people.

Night of the Living Drag Show

hosted by LGBTQA+ Center and Spectrum UNL

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Student and community volunteers perform songs in two acts of a Halloween-themed drag show. A short intermission will take place between the acts.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

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.

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.