All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, October 11

National Coming Out Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
For those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, this day celebrates coming out and the recognition of the 1987 march on Washington for gay and lesbian equality.

Grand Challenges Town Hall focusing on 2022-2023 RFP

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Virtual Session
Grand Challenge committee members and staff of the Office of Research and Economic Development are hosting a virtual town hall to provide information focusing on the 2022-2023 Grand Challenges RFP and any questions you may have about the proposal …

Employer in Residence - University of Nebraska Foundation

In-Person Informational Booth | HLH South Lobby

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Hawks Hall | College of Business
Employer Information: The University of Nebraska Foundation is a nonprofit organization that grows relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives and save lives. The Foundation has career paths in fundraising, …
This event originated in Business Career Center.

Yoga with Vanessa from Lotus House of Yoga

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:15 pm Location: McCollum Hall
This event originated in Law.

Yoga with Molly

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
This event originated in Law.

Group Walk around East Campus & Group Study Night

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Meet at the front door and join your peers for a walk around campus, with snacks and a group study night in the lounge afterward!
This event originated in Law.

Late Night Dish It Up

Presented by OASIS and Spectrum UNL

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Dish it Up is a safe space for students, staff, and faculty to share their personal views, engage in civil discussion, and learn from others.

Open REACH Training for Students

Suicide Prevention Training

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: University Health Center
Suicide prevention is a shared campus responsibility. Join the REACH movement by attending suicide prevention training!
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

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.

Sukkot

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Sukkot is a Torah-commanded holiday celebrated for seven days from the 15th day of the month of Tishrei. Beginning on the evening of Sunday, October 9th and ending on the evening of Sunday, October 16th.

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.

LGBT History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A U.S. observance started in 1994 to recognize lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history and the history of the gay rights movement.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This observance was launched in 1945 when Congress declared the first week in October as “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week.” In 1998, the week was extended to a month and renamed. The annual event draws attention to employment …

Shemini Atzeret

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jewish holiday also known as “The Eighth (Day) of Assembly” takes place the day after the Sukkot festival, where gratitude for the fall harvest is deeply internalized.

Simchat Torah

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jewish holiday, marks the end of the weekly readings of the Torah. The holy book is read from chapter one of Genesis, to Deuteronomy 34, then back to chapter one again, in acknowledgement of the words of the Torah being a circle; a never ending …

SAY IT LOUD Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
The College of Architecture is hosting the SAY IT LOUD traveling exhibition from October 11-16 on the UNL Campus near the Willa Cather Dining Complex (520 N. 17th Street | Lincoln)
This event originated in Architecture.