All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, October 25

Dussehra (Dasera)

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The beginning of a ten-day festival celebrated by Hindus to recognize Rama’s victory over evil.

Painted Quilts of the Hopi Mesas

Hosted by International Quilt Museum

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Zoom Meeting
Painted Quilts from the Hopi Mesas is an exhibition of quilts and other objects made by the Hopi people of northeast Arizona. The exhibition opens October 22, 2021 and runs through April 30, 2022.

Coffee Talks

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A twice-weekly gathering for casual and social conversation between international and domestic students. Grab a beverage and join the chat to explore cultures, meet friends and learn about campus.

Community Chats for International Students

Session 3 of 3 Series Presented by International Student Advisory Board

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The International Student Advisory Board (ISAB) is hosting a series of Community Chats for international students to share their voices and experiences in a student-led, safe and brave space. The information gathered in the series will be assessed …
This event originated in Global Nebraska.

Multicultural Greek 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:45 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Multicultural Greek 101 is a seminar to learn more about the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC). Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) serves as the governing body for eight culturally Greek-lettered sororities and fraternities.
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Ongoing Events

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.

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 …