All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, April 4

Painted Quilts of the Hopi Mesas

Hosted by International Quilt Museum

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: International Quilt Museum
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.

Nebraska Community of Learners – Understanding Diversity through Education (#NCLUDE)

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Zoom
#NCLUDE is an opportunity for participants to contribute to ongoing resources related to inclusive excellence and to connect the Office of Diversity and Inclusion to the expanded community. Each session will present opportunities for individuals to …

JGMC Open House

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center is hosting an Open House on April 4th in celebration of JGMC Week! We are celebrating 12 years of being established in this wonderful building and would like you’ll to join us at 1pm to engage with our staff, …

JGMC Open House

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Stop by the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center (JGMC) during the Open House! There will be a variety of fun activities throughout the building for students and the UNL community. Come meet the staff from all the departments within the JGMC.

IES Spring Celebration 2022| Screening: No Más Bebés

DOCUMENTARY BY DR. VIRGINIA ESPINO AND RENEE TAJIMA-PEÑA

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Lied Commons
No Más Bebés is the story of immigrant mothers who were pushed into sterilizations while giving birth at the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center during the 1970s. Alongside intrepid young Mexican American lawyers, and armed with hospital records …
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.

IES Spring Celebration 2022: “‘Para que me Recuerden’: Acts of Love for Family and Community”

Dr. Virginia Espino, UCLA

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Zoom Webinar
Virginia Espino is an oral and public historian whose research focuses on health activism, motherhood and the varied uses of public space. She earned her Ph.D. from Arizona State University writing about population control politics and reproductive …
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.

Black Greek 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:45 pm Location: Zoom
Black Greek 101 is a seminar to learn more about the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) or commonly referred to as Divine Nine (D9) organization. In this seminar, you will learn about all nine organizations but also the current chapter that are on …
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Ongoing Events

Unkissed Kisses

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
A new exhibit in Love Library highlights the historical moments of LGBTQ+ literature, writers, and their roles in the history of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The exhibit also celebrates the first LGBTQ course offered at a state university …
This event originated in Libraries.

Real People, Real Climate, Real Changes: A Traveling Climate Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library North & Link
Take a journey through climate change with a visit to the traveling exhibit, “Real People, Real Climate, Real Changes,” from March 14 – May 13, 2022, located on the second floor of Love Library North. The family friendly and interactive exhibit …
This event originated in Libraries.

History of Institute of Ethnic Studies at Nebraska

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
A new exhibit in Love Library highlights the 50-year history of the Institute of Ethnic Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
This event originated in Libraries.

Ramadan

Islamic holiday

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is an observance not an event
Ramadan is a time of spiritual reflection, improvement and increased devotion and worship. Muslims fast (swam) from dawn until sunset, in effort to cleanse the soul and focus attention to God.

Autism Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Established to raise awareness about the developmental disorder that affects children’s normal development of social and communication skills.

Deaf History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This observance celebrates key events in deaf history, including the founding of Gallaudet University and the American School for the Deaf.

Diversity Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Started in 2004 to recognize and honor the diversity surrounding us all. By celebrating differences and similarities during this month, organizers hope that people will get a deeper understanding of each other.

Hand-made Kimono Exhibit

By Jay Thaisetthawatkul

Date: Time: All Day Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Jay Thaisetthawatkul is making his kimono exhibit debut in the Kawasaki Reading Room! Jay is a junior physics major and craftsman. He is self-taught and enjoys the challenge of creating!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .