All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, September 28

Teacher’s Day in Taiwan

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This day is used to honor teachers’ contributions to their students and to society in general. People often express their gratitude to their teachers by paying them a visit or sending them a card. This date was chosen to commemorate the birth of …

Homecoming Blood Drive

Date: Time: 11:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Volunteers can sign up to donate blood as part of the annual Homecoming Competition. More details to come in Fall 2022.
This event originated in Homecoming Student Events.

Grand Challenges Community Building Lunch – Sustainable Food and Water Security

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln community identified seven grand challenge thematic areas in which to focus its expertise and resources. Faculty are asked to imagine how their areas of research, scholarship and creative activity intersect with …

Trying to Make Sense of It: 9/11, Loss, and Memorial Quilts

Hosted by the International Quilt Museum

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: International Quilt Museum
Trying to Make Sense of It: 9/11, Loss, and Memorial Quilts” is on view at the International Quilt Museum on UNL’s East Campus, August 20 through October 2, 2021. (Portions of the exhibition extend to October 16.) The story of each person’s life …

Ongoing Events

International Conference for Undergraduate Research (ICUR)

Date: Time: 8:30 pm–12:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
ICUR is a two-day academic conference showcasing undergraduate research from across the globe and is supported by the Monash Warwick Alliance between Monash University in Australia and the University of Warwick in England.

Hispanic Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This month corresponds with Mexican Independence Day, which is celebrated on September 16, and recognizes the revolution in 1810 that ended Spanish dictatorship.

Yom Kippur

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The holiest day on the Jewish calendar, a day of atonement marked by fasting and ceremonial repentance.