All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, February 20

President’s Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
President’s Day is an American holiday that is celebrated yearly on the third Monday of February. On the actual birthday of George Washington, but in celebration of all American Presidents, past and present.

Presidents Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Presidents’ Day is officially the birthday of George Washington, but is popularly recognized as honoring George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, it can also be a celebration of all the Presidents of the United States of America.

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.

Black Greek 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Black Greek 101 is a seminar to learn more about the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) or commonly referred to as Divine Nine (D9) organization. In this seminar, you will learn about all nine organizations but also the current chapter that are on …
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.