All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 26

Community Heroes

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Center for People in Need
This workshop will focus on you as Funders and Board Members, and it is based on the book, “Community Heroes.” The workshop addresses the four key areas of Cultural Wisdom: Consciousness, Conduct, Culture, and Community. We will identify how to …
This event originated in DEI Learning Opportunities.

2022 State of Diversity

Hosted by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Nebraska East Union
The University of Nebraska is a public, land-grant institution with campuses and programs across the State that reside on the past, present, and future homelands of the Pawnee, Ponca, Oto-Missouria, Omaha, Dakota, Lakota, Arapaho, Cheyenne, Kaw …

Employer in Residence - Crete Carrier

In-Person Informational Booth | HLH South Lobby

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Hawks Hall | College of Business
Employer Information: For more than 50 years, Crete Carrier has valued both hard work and work-life balance. As a family owned business, we appreciate our employees and respect their contributions to our ongoing success. We offer employees STABILITY …
This event originated in Business Career Center.

Productivity and Work Life Balance

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Maintaining a balance between life and work is imperative for everyone ‘s wellbeing, particularly graduate Students. This workshop will provide ideas on ways in which you can strike a balance for the benefit of you and your work.
This event originated in Graduate Studies Dates.

Open Pedagogy and Renewable Assignments: Tips, Tools, and Ideas for Engaging Students as Content Creators

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Zoom
This session will introduce open pedagogy as a teaching approach that builds upon the benefits of Open Educational Resources to engage students in content creation and to make learning accessible. Join us to hear about featured open pedagogy examples …
This event originated in Center for Transformative Teaching.

Well-Being Pop-In

Peer Listening

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Carolyn Pope Edwards Hall
Join Big Red Resilience & Well-Being and the College of Education and Human Sciences at Pop-In Peer Listening Sessions. The goal of these sessions is to provide students with a listening ear, wellness and mindfulness activities, connect with on- and …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Welcome to the NO CRAM ZONE

Test Preparation

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Learn to study effectively and prepare for exams while keeping up in other classes.

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.

Birth of Bahâ’u’lláh

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Birth of Bahâ’u’lláh is one of nine holy days in the Bahá’í Faith. Evening of the 26th to the evening of the 27th.

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 …