All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, September 22

Fiesta on the Green

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Music * Dance * Food

Film Screening and Protagonist/Co-Writer Q&A: “Fruits of Labor,” directed by Emily Cohen Ibañez

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
“Fruits of Labor” is an award-winning documentary about a Mexican-American teenager who dreams of graduating high school, when ICE raids in her community threaten to separate her family and force her to become the breadwinner for her family by …
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

NIGHT OF LISTENING: Voting

Topic: Registering to Vote and Key Election Info

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Huskers and community members are invited to discuss the steps it takes to register to vote and learn about the early voting process for the upcoming Nebraska 2022 Elections with nonpartisan organizations, as well as their fellow students, to find …
This event originated in Huskers Vote Coalition.

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.

Hispanic Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This month corresponds with Mexican Independence Day, which is celebrated on September 16, and recognizes the revolution in 1810 that ended Spanish dictatorship.