All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, October 24

United Nations Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Commemorates the founding of the world organization in 1945.

Employer in Residence - Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)

In-Person Informational Booth | HLH South Lobby

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Hawks Hall | College of Business
Employer Information: The FDIC supervises America’s banks, including a majority of the country’s community banks, for financial safety and soundness, risk management, and compliance with consumer protection laws. The FDIC offers nationwide …
This event originated in Business Career Center.

BroadCAST Webinar w/Indie Bookstore Owner Cinnamon Dokken

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: online
As a UNL senior in 1991, Cinnamon Dokken opened A Novel Idea Bookstore in an unheated basement of a downtown Lincoln warehouse. After graduating, she moved the shop to its current location near 14th/O Streets. In 2001, she and other tenants formed a …

Navy and Air Force JAG Information Session

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Capt. Josh Nauman from the Navy JAG Corps, MAJ Timothy Minter from the Army JAG Corps and Lt. Col. Jay Jackson from the Air Force JAG Corps will join us to give a brief overview of what a career looks like with each of their respective branches. …
This event originated in Law.

Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
A weekly gathering for casual and social conversation between international and domestic students. Grab a beverage and join the chat to explore cultures, meet friends and learn about campus.

MGC 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Multicultural Greek 101 is a seminar to learn more about the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC). Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) serves as the governing body for eight culturally Greek-lettered sororities and fraternities.
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Movies that Matter: Return of the Pawnees

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
The story of Roger Welsch’s reconciliation and the resulting re-emergence of Pawnee culture
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.

Diwali

Divali

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Major religious festival in Hinduism, Jainism, and Sikhism, lasting for five days, symbolizing the victory of light over darkness.

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 …