All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, July 18

Nelson Mandela International Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Launched in recognition of Nelson Mandela’s birthday on July 18, 2009 via unanimous decision of the UN General Assembly. It was inspired by a call Nelson Mandela made a year earlier, for the next generation to take on the burden of leadership in …

Ongoing Events

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.

French-American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
July is designated National French-American Heritage Month in the United States to recognize the important contributions made to the US by Americans of French descent.

MGC & NPHC Recruitment Sessions

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Zoom
Culturally Based Fraternal Organizations create a home away from home for student(s) who identify within but not limited to historically African-American/Black and Latino/a, Asian, and Multicultural Communities. Each organization leads with these …
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Tisha B’Av

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Tisha B’Av is an annual fast day in Judaism, on which a number of disasters in Jewish history occurred, primarily the destruction of both Solomon’s Temple by the Neo-Babylonian Empire and the Second Temple by the Roman Empire in Jerusalem.