All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 5

University Majors Fair

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Explore your options for academic majors through conversations with staff from each of the UNL colleges. Stop by during the event to gather information in an informal setting.

Huskers Abroad 101

Take the first steps toward your global experience!

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:00 pm Location: Louise Pound Hall
This 30-minute interactive workshop will help you get started planning. We’ll discuss experience types, funding, timeline for planning your experience, and help you think through your goals. Sessions are offered every Wednesday and Thursday at 3: …
This event originated in Global Experiences.

Ongoing Events

Yom Kippur

Holy Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is not an event, but an observance
Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. A celebration of atonement and repentance. Begins the evening of Tuesday, October 4th; ending on the evening of Wednesday, October 5th.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

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.