All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, December 26

Boxing Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A secular holiday celebrated in the UK, Canada Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, and South Africa. Also the day of the Feast of Saint Stephen, who is the patron saint of horses.

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.

Hanukkah

Festival of Lights

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Jewish festival commemorating the recovery of Jerusalem and subsequent rededication of the Second Temple.

Christmas

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
Annual Festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, observed primarily on December 25th as a religious and cultural celebration for Christians.