All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, May 19

Laila-al-Qadir

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The holiest night of the year for Muslims traditionally celebrated on the 27th day of Ramadan. It is known as the “Night of Power,” and commemorates the night that the Quran was first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Ice Cream Social

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Food Industry Complex
Join the CEHS Staff Council for an ice cream social to celebrate the end of the academic year. Meet at the UNL Dairy Store to pick your flavor, then visit with colleagues nearby (social will be outdoors if weather permits). Ice cream will be provided …
This event originated in CEHS Staff Council.

Ongoing Events

Costa Rica Study Abroad Trip

Date: Time: All Day Location: Costa Rica
Associate professors of practice Sue Kemp and Kristy Weissling will lead a group of students on a two-week study abroad trip to San Jose and Monteverde. They will work with students in both public and private schools, while learning about …
This event originated in SECD.

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The month of May was chosen to commemorate the immigration of the first Japanese to the United States on May 7, 1843, and to mark the anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad on May 10, 1869. The majority of the workers who laid …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Jewish American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Recognizes the diverse contributions of the Jewish people to American culture.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Older Americans Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Established in 1963 to honor the legacies and contributions of older Americans and to support them as they enter their next stage of life.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.