All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 2

International Day of Non-Violence

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Marked on the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence and the desire to secure a culture of peace, tolerance, and understanding.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Global Cafe: Applying for Nationally Competitive Fellowships and Scholarships

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Interested in studying or doing research abroad? Perhaps you’d like to get funding for a Masters abroad? How about funding for graduate school right here in the U.S.?
This event originated in Global Studies.

UNL Arabic Conversation Table

Date: Time: 2:30 pm–3:00 pm Location: Burnett Hall
UNL Arabic Conversation Table
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

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.

Stammtisch

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: The Watering Hole
German Club Meeting at the watering hole
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.

Club De Español

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Avery Hall
Come, learn, and practice with friends who have your interests.
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

Ongoing Events

Hispanic Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This month corresponds with Mexican Independence Day, which is celebrated on September 16, and recognizes the revolution in 1810 that ended Spanish dictatorship.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

LGBT History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A U.S. observance started in 1994 to recognize lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history and the history of the gay rights movement.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This observance was launched in 1945 when Congress declared the first week in October as “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week.” In 1998, the week was extended to a month and renamed. The annual event draws attention to employment …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.