All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, September 8

International Literacy Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Call to action for universal literacy.

Breaking Down Anxiety: Tools to Help You Live a Less Anxious Life

Women in Agriculture Workshop with Ashley Machado

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
A two-part virtual workshop hosted by Nebraska Extension’s Women in Agriculture program in September will focus on managing and working through anxiety.
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

Introduction to Inclusive Teaching

Aspirational Teaching Institute - Session 1

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Zoom
Guiding Questions: What is inclusive teaching? Why is it important? How does it fit with the university’s mission?
This event originated in Center for Transformative Teaching.

MGC 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Multicultural Greek 101 is a seminar to learn more about the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC). Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) serves as the governing body for eight culturally Greek-lettered sororities and fraternities.
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Husker Dialogues

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
A diversity and inclusion event designed to introduce first-year students to tools they can use to engage in meaningful conversations to help create an inclusive Husker community.

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.