All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, September 11

The Ethiopian New Year

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Rastafarians celebrate the New Year on this date and believe that Ethiopia is their spiritual home.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Spanish Conversation Table

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Burnett Hall
Spanish conversation people
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Japanese Conversation Table

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Practice your Japanese!
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Portuguese Club

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Come learn a new language or practice your Portuguese while learning about Brazilian Culture
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

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 …
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.