All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 26

Community Heroes

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Center for People in Need
This workshop will focus on you as Funders and Board Members, and it is based on the book, “Community Heroes.” The workshop addresses the four key areas of Cultural Wisdom: Consciousness, Conduct, Culture, and Community. We will identify how to …
This event originated in DEI Learning Opportunities.

2022 State of Diversity

Hosted by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska East Union
The University of Nebraska is a public, land-grant institution with campuses and programs across the State that reside on the past, present, and future homelands of the Pawnee, Ponca, Oto-Missouria, Omaha, Dakota, Lakota, Arapaho, Cheyenne, Kaw …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Nonprofit in Residence: Women on a Mission for Change

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.

Open Pedagogy and Renewable Assignments: Tips, Tools, and Ideas for Engaging Students as Content Creators

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Zoom
This session will introduce open pedagogy as a teaching approach that builds upon the benefits of Open Educational Resources to engage students in content creation and to make learning accessible. Join us to hear about featured open pedagogy examples …
This event originated in Center for Transformative Teaching.

Well-Being Pop-In

Peer Listening

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Carolyn Pope Edwards Hall
Join Big Red Resilience & Well-Being and the College of Education and Human Sciences 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 …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Welcome to the NO CRAM ZONE

Test Preparation

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Learn to study effectively and prepare for exams while keeping up in other classes.

ASUN Senate Meeting

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

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.

Birth of Bahâ’u’lláh

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Birth of Bahâ’u’lláh is one of nine holy days in the Bahá’í Faith. Evening of the 26th to the evening of the 27th.
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.