All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, October 18

Canceled: Dish It Up

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Topic: Disability Awareness Month

Lancaster County Attorney’s Office - Hosted Lunch

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
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This event originated in Law.

Canceled: Sexual Misconduct Response for Graduate Assistants

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: City Campus - Register for Details
Please note: This live training is optional and does not fulfill employees’ obligation to take the online training.

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.

Simchat Torah

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Simchat Torah celebrates and marks the conclusion of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle. Beginning the evening of Monday, October 17th, and ends in the evening of Tuesday, October 18th.

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 …