All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, February 20


Genealogy over Lunch: Check out

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: Love Library South Room: 318
At this month’s Genealogy over Lunch we will walk through a database the Libraries is considering for purchase – It contains digitized newspapers from the United States and 31 other countries, spanning 1607-2020.
This event originated in Libraries.

Lecture: To Die for the Fatherland!

Daniel Howell speaks on 19th-Century Cuban Nationalism and Havana’s Multiracial Working Class

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Heritage Room
In 1865, the writer Luis Victoriano Betancourt published a prose poem titled “To Die for the Fatherland!” It appeared in the workers’ newspaper La Aurora and was likely read out loud in cigar factories. Three years later, Betancourt would …
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.