All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, October 12

Canadian Thanksgiving

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A chance for people to give thanks for a good harvest and other fortunes in the past year.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

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.

Larry Yazzie

hosted by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:50 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Experience the artistry of world champion fancy dancer Larry Yazzie (Meskwaki) as he performs flamboyant movements passed down by his ancestors through Native American song and dance.

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.