All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, September 14

Lavender Closet Pop-Up

hosted by Career Services and LGBTQA+ Center

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Acquire free identity-affirming clothing and accessories to build a professional wardrobe you can use for job interviews, internships, and workplaces.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Grand Challenges 2022-2023 Virtual Launch

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
This virtual event will feature an overview and update regarding UNL’s Grand Challenges initiative. Grand Challenges team members will discuss the initiative’s evolution, share outcomes and lessons learned during the first cycle of the Grand …

The Ethics of Inclusion

September Brown Bag Luncheon

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Dr. Lawrence Chatters
This event originated in Ethics.

Translation: Building Language Bridges

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Faculty participants representing Japanese, German, Spanish, Russian, and French language programs will discuss their unique perspectives on the work of translation.
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Growing Your Identity

hosted by Women’s Center

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join with the Women’s Center for free plants and crafts* while mindfully setting goals and intentions for the semester.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Racial Literacy Roundtable

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom
Racial Literacy Roundtables are designed to help students and pre-service teachers develop their racial literacy skills. Discussions focus on relevant topics regarding race and racism in education.
This event originated in CEHS.

Husker Dialogues

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska 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.