All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 22

Human Trafficking Virtual Summit: Live Q&A with Sriyani Tidball

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Zoom
Join us in a discussion about contemporary labor trafficking with Sriyani Tidball, author of The Breadwinner: Stories of Women Forced into Modern Day Slavery and Trafficking” and the 2020 Forsythe Family Program on Human Rights and Humanitarian …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

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.

Joint Virtual Colloquium – Physics & Astronomy and Dept of Teaching, Learning and Teacher Education

Teaching: The Best Kept Secret

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
Professor Gay Stewart will present her topic, “Teaching: The Best Kept Secret”
This event originated in Physics.

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

HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND MIGRATION INITIATIVE’S 2020 VIRTUAL SUMMIT

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 - International Quilt Museum Exhibition

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

Date: Time: All Day Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
*Subject to change based on local health directives*

About the Film: Sisters Rising

Human Trafficking and Migration Initiative’s 2020 Virtual Summit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
Sisters Rising is the story of six Native American women reclaiming personal and tribal sovereignty in the face of ongoing sexual violence against Indigenous women in the United States. Dawn was in the Army, now she’s a tribal cop in the midst of …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.