All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 15

Slavery and Forced Marriage in the Law: Mapping Global Perspectives and Challenges

Human Trafficking and Migration Initiative’s 2020 Virtual Summit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Dr. Katarina Schwarz and Dr.Helen McCabe will discuss the global landscape of laws addressing slavery, human trafficking, and forced marriage. They explore contested definitions, situate these in international and domestic legal frameworks, and …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

A World of Migrants: Guest Lecture

Lincoln: City of Migrants

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Zoom
A lecture and Q&A with Ted Blessing, Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator for Lutheran Family Services. He will be discussing the refugee, migrant, and resettlement history of Lincoln.
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students

hosted by Student Involvement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Grab a beverage and join in the twice-weekly casual gatherings to chat about each other’s cultures, meet friends, and learn about campus.

Hostile Terrain 94 at Nebraska - Public Lecture featuring Dr. Lourdes Gouveia

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Zoom
The UNO’s Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS) and UNL’s Hostile Terrain 94 organizing team are hosting a lecture on Thursday, Oct. 15 at 5:00pm by Dr. Lourdes Gouveia, Professor Emerita, University of Nebraska at Omaha and Visiting …

POSTPONED - Reading: Garth Greenwell

50 Years of LGBTQ Studies at UNL

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
This event has been rescheduled for Oct 14, 2021. Click the link below for the updated event listing.
This event originated in Department of English.

Ongoing Events

CAS Day(s) of Service

Donations to help the Lincoln community throughout the month of October

Date: Time: All Day Location: CAS Buildings
The College of Arts and Sciences is engaging faculty, staff, and students to make an impact through volunteerism and support of people in need within our community. Due to COVID-19, our “day” of service this year will be a month-long, targeted …

About the Film: The Price of Free, an Interview with producer Heriselda Begaj-Viotti


Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online
Julia Reiley, UNL Professor of Practice interviews Heriselda Begaj-Viotti, Impact Campaigns Producer. Within the first hour you’re awake, chances are the coffee you drink, the phone you text with, or the shirt you put on may have been made (in part …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

Hostile Terrain 94 Nebraska - East Campus Union, Loft Gallery Exhibition

A participatory exhibition about the humanitarian crisis at the US-Mexico border and how it connects

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska East Union
*Subject to change based on local health directives*