All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 14

CEHS Grand Challenge Conversation Series: Early Childhood Education and Development

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual
Join a brainstorming session to start thinking about collaborating on a
This event originated in CEHS.

Women in the Law Q&A Panel

Hosted by WLC

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:15 pm Location: McCollum Hall
WLC will be hosting a panel on October 14th during the lunch hour in room 115. This panel will have a variety of women attorneys, from recent grads to 20+ years of experience and firm attorneys to those who work in nonprofits. This will be a Q&A …
This event originated in Law.

Pride in the Workplace

Conversations & Connections

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:30 pm Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting
Pride in the Workplace is a perfect event to have meaningful conversions with companies that are working towards creating a work environment that’s inclusive to intersectional identities. Hear about their experience leading an organization within …
This event originated in Career Services.

Colloquium on Racial Justice: What Is Critical Race Theory Anyway, and Why Do Politicians Care Whether It’s Taught?

A Panel Discussion

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Online
Join the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Institute for Ethnic Studies panel discussion as they explain the importance and explore the debate over one of the most important topics in contemporary education.
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.

Reading: Garth Greenwell

Celebrating 50 Years of LGBTQ Studies at UNL

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Garth Greenwell appears as part of the celebration of 50 Years of LGBTQ Studies at UNL, recognizing UNL’s pioneering role in the development of queer studies nationwide.
This event originated in Department of English.

Ongoing Events

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.

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 …