All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, October 11

National Coming Out Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
For those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, this day celebrates coming out and the recognition of the 1987 march on Washington for gay and lesbian equality.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

National Indigenous People’s Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
An alternative celebration to Columbus Day, gives recognition to the indigenous populations affected by colonization.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Faculty Fellows Session or Social: Nebraska Governance and Tech Center

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location:
Session for NGTC Faculty Fellows. Please contact Elsbeth Magilton elsbeth@unl.edu with questions or reference the fellows only calendar.
This event originated in Law.

The Importance of Public Remembering after Forced Forgetting of Mass Atrocities

SGIS Colloquium Theme: Confronting Historical Silences

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom Event
‘We must never forget’ is one of the common phrases one hears on the anniversary of 9/11 in the US. One common practice is to read the name of each person who perished then. Listening to each of the names, one can’t help but realize how …
This event originated in School of Global Integrative Studies.

Ongoing Events

All course withdrawals noted with a grade of W on academic record for Fall 2021

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

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.