All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, February 15

Parinirvana Day

Nirvana Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Mahayana Buddhist festival that remembers the death of the buddha when he reached Nirvana at the age of 80. Nirvana is believed to be the end of the cycle of death and rebirth, once reached suffering and want will be gone.

Grand Challenges Town Hall focusing on 2022-2023 RFP

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
Grand Challenge committee members and staff of the Office of Research and Economic Development are hosting a virtual town hall to provide information focusing on the 2022-2023 Grand Challenges RFP and any questions you may have about the proposal …

Ongoing Events

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.

New Years Eve

Date: Time: 12:00 am–12:55 pm Location: this is an observance not an event
Day before the Calendar new year.

Black History Month

African American History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
African American people’s achievements are celebrated and their roles in American history are praised and recognized.