All events are in Central time unless specified.

Upcoming Events

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
The world commemorates the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, a United Nations observance that honors and remembers the tragedy of the Holocaust, and the millions of people who lost their lives at the hands of the Nazi government.

Inclusive Teaching Strategies that Foster an Anti-Racist Classroom

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Anti-racist teaching acknowledges that student learning is impacted by dynamics that exist between the student and their instructors, family members, the university, and the broader community. This workshop will consider the various power dynamics …
This event originated in Martin Luther King, Jr. Week.

APU MLK Banquet

HOSTED BY AFRIKAN PEOPLE’S UNION & University Program Council

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
The Afrikan People’s Union and the University Program Council will hold a banquet honoring the legacy of MLK. There will be student singers and artists on program as well as keynote address by Cheryl Brown Henderson, one of the three daughters of …
This event originated in Martin Luther King, Jr. Week.

Multicultural Greek 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Multicultural Greek 101 is a seminar to learn more about the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC). Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) serves as the governing body for eight culturally Greek-lettered sororities and fraternities.
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Lavender Closet Pop-Up

hosted by University Honors Program and LGBTQA+ Center

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Robert E. Knoll Residential Center
Acquire free identity-affirming clothing and accessories for casual daily wear or to build a professional wardrobe you can use for job interviews, internships, and workplaces.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

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.

National Freedom Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: this is an observance not an event
This day commemorates the signing by Abraham Lincoln of a resolution for the 13th amendment to the American Constitution, that proposed the abolishment of slavery.

Lavender Closet Pop-Up

hosted by University Honors Program and LGBTQA+ Center

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Robert E. Knoll Residential Center
Acquire free identity-affirming clothing and accessories for casual daily wear or to build a professional wardrobe you can use for job interviews, internships, and workplaces.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Equal Justice Society Book Club

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: McCollum Hall
During the spring 2023 semester, Prof. Danielle Jefferis and the Equal Justice Society will host a three-part book club at which they will discuss the book, “His Name is George Floyd,” written by Robert Samuels and Toluse Olorunnipa.
This event originated in Law.

Racial Literacy Roundtable

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom
Racial Literacy Roundtables are designed to help students and pre-service teachers develop their racial literacy skills. Discussions focus on relevant topics regarding race and racism in education.
This event originated in CEHS.