All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, October 25

Dussehra (Dasera)

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The beginning of a ten-day festival celebrated by Hindus to recognize Rama’s victory over evil.

Community Heroes at Work

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Center for People in Need
This workshop will focus on you as Staff and Community center member, to conduct you through the process of identifying and implementing the latest findings of positive psychology at work, namely PERMA: Positivity, Engagement, Relationships, Meaning …
This event originated in DEI Learning Opportunities.

Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education

Day 2

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Online - Details upon Registration
As a member of the UNL community, you get to attend GCSHE for free! Join us as at the world’s largest platform for advancing sustainability in higher education and beyond. Don’t miss the three days of live interactive sessions, enriching keynote …
This event originated in Sustainability.

Employer in Residence - Baxter Auto Group

In-Person Informational Booth | HLH South Lobby

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Hawks Hall | College of Business
Employer Information: Baxter Auto Group is a family-owned and locally-operated dealership group serving the communities of Omaha and Lincoln, Nebraska; Kansas City, Kansas; and Colorado Springs, Colorado. We provide the best customer experience …
This event originated in Business Career Center.

Roscoe Pound Lecture featuring Prof. Robert P. George

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
Robert P. George is the McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and the director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University.
This event originated in Law.

English Department Happy Hour

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: The Mill at Telegraph
This event originated in Department of English.

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 …