All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, October 22

Nebraska Physics and Astronomy Fall Summit

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Jorgensen Hall

Global Food Security: Political, Economic and Climate Challenges

2022 OLLI/Winter Lecture Series Fall Symposium

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: UNL East Campus Union
Achieving global food security in the short and long term in the face of current political, economic and climatic challenges is at the forefront of our conversations today and will remain so for the foreseeable future. Food shortages driven by the …
This event originated in Osher Lifelong Learning Institute.

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.

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 …