All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, August 26

Women’s Equality Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Which commemorates the August 26, 1920 certification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution that gave women the right to vote. Congresswoman Bella Abzug first introduced a proclamation for Women’s Equality Day in 1971. Since that …

MGC and NPHC: The Block Party

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A festival for the UNL and Lincoln community to get to know cultural organizations.
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

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.

Kwanzaa

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Celebration of African-American culture, culminating in a communal feast called Karamu. Created by activist Maulana Karenga.