All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, October 27

At Work in the Community

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Center for People in Need
This workshop will focus on you as Community Leaders, to conduct you to identifying and implementing leadership skills at work and in community settings. Drawing from the latest findings in Cultural Wisdom and Positive Psychology, participants will …
This event originated in DEI Learning Opportunities.

B is for Barriers

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: City Campus - Register for Details
Are you interested in ensuring that your programs, communication methods, and materials are accessible to everyone, including individuals with disabilities? The training will focus on accessibility of electronic resources such as documents, webpages …
This event originated in B is for Barriers.

Employer in Residence - Smithfield Foods

In-Person Informational Booth | HLH South Lobby

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Hawks Hall | College of Business
Employer Information: Hometown roots. Global reach. As Smithfield Foods is committed to helping feed a world of nearly 8 billion people. We are working harder than ever to provide families with wholesome, safe and affordable food with outstanding …
This event originated in Business Career Center.

Let the Good Times Roll

Know what you’re drinking and how it can affect you

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Don’t be dazed and confused this fall - keep yourself and the people around you safe by brushing up on your alcohol knowledge. Answer trivia questions, test your ability to measure out a standard drink, and more. Don’t forget to take a groovy …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Department meeting #4

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Online
This event originated in Department of English.

Kalenda Eaton and Heidi Dodson: Oklahoma’s Black Homesteaders

Virtual talk

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
Join the Oklahoma Black Homesteader Project research team for a public talk on Black homesteaders in Oklahoma Territory. The presentation will discuss the process of researching and locating specific homesteading families. There will be a focus on …
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

Silent Film Night: Nosferatu

Hosted by Dr. Michael Page & the Film Studies Program

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Fourth in the Fall 2022 Silent Film Series, just in time for Halloween: a free screening of F. W. Murnau’s NOSFERATU: A SYMPHONY OF HORROR (1922).
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.

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 …