All events are in Central time unless specified.

Husker Dialogues

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Devaney Sports Center
Husker Dialogues is designed to introduce first-year students to tools they can use to engage in meaningful conversations to help create an inclusive Husker community.
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Mukoma Wa Ngugi Blackness, Africans and African Americans: Complex Solidarities and Beauty

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
When an African and an African American meet, solidarity is presumed, but often friction can be the result. By asking what happens when two peoples suffering from double consciousness meet, Mukoma will explore how historical forces including slavery …
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Justin Castro Latino and Latin American Studies

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Revolutionary Frustrations: Modesto Rolland and the Engineering of the Mexican Revolution
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Dr. Tomi-Ann Roberts

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Tomi-Ann Roberts earned her BA from Smith College and her PhD from Stanford University. She is Professor of Psychology at Colorado College. Her research interests include the sexual objectification of girls and women, self-objectification, and the …
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David Krugler Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of Will Brown Lynching

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Remembrance of the 100th anniversary of the Will Brown lynching in Omaha, which took place on September 28, 1919. The murder of Brown, an African American laborer, by a white mob was part of a wave of anti-black violence sweeping the United States …
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Raquel Salas Rivera, Poet El duelo y la alegría decolonial de Puerto Rico/ Puerto Rican Decolonial Mourning and Joy

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Raquel Salas Rivera is the 2018-19 Poet Laureate of Philadelphia. They are the inaugural recipient of the Ambroggio Prize, for their book x/ex/exis, and the Laureate Fellowship, both from the Academy of American Poets. They have received fellowships …
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Fall Drag Show

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Come out and watch some amazing performances by some amazing performers! Tip well and have fun!

Spring Drag Show

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Come out and have a splendid time with some amazing drag performances! Tip well and have a roaring good time!