All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, October 24

United Nations Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Commemorates the founding of the world organization in 1945.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Nonprofit in Residence: Foster Care Closet

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.

Navy and Air Force JAG Information Session

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Capt. Josh Nauman from the Navy JAG Corps, MAJ Timothy Minter from the Army JAG Corps and Lt. Col. Jay Jackson from the Air Force JAG Corps will join us to give a brief overview of what a career looks like with each of their respective branches. …
This event originated in Law.

Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A weekly gathering for casual and social conversation between international and domestic students. Grab a beverage and join the chat to explore cultures, meet friends and learn about campus.

MGC 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Multicultural Greek 101 is a seminar to learn more about the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC). Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) serves as the governing body for eight culturally Greek-lettered sororities and fraternities.
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

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.

Diwali

Divali

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Major religious festival in Hinduism, Jainism, and Sikhism, lasting for five days, symbolizing the victory of light over darkness.
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.