All events are in Central time unless specified.

Upcoming Events

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.

Nebraska Ambassadors Forum: Africa’s Role in the Contemporary World

In partnerships with the University of Nebraska-Omaha, Burlington Capitol and the American Academy of Diplomacy in Washington D.C

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: Nebraska Union
The 2021 Nebraska Ambassadors Forum will examine key policy issues facing African governments and the international community between now and 2050. The event is also an opportunity for Americans to learn more about the continent and its rich, nuanced …

Grand Challenges Community Building Lunch: Climate Resilience

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln community identified seven grand challenge thematic areas in which to focus its expertise and resources. Faculty are asked to imagine how their areas of research, scholarship and creative activity intersect with …

Dish It Up!

Presented by the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join a lively weekly discussion about current and hot topics affecting students’ lives, the campus, and society in the United States and globally. Dish It Up is a safe space for students, staff, and faculty to share their personal views, engage in …

Painted Quilts of the Hopi Mesas

Hosted by International Quilt Museum

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Zoom Meeting
Painted Quilts from the Hopi Mesas is an exhibition of quilts and other objects made by the Hopi people of northeast Arizona. The exhibition opens October 22, 2021 and runs through April 30, 2022.
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.

Nebraska Community of Learners – Understanding Diversity through Education (#NCLUDE)

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
#NCLUDE is an opportunity for participants to contribute to ongoing resources related to inclusive excellence and to connect the Office of Diversity and Inclusion to the expanded community. Each session will present opportunities for individuals to …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Grand Challenges Community Building (Virtual): Climate Resilience

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln community identified seven grand challenge thematic areas in which to focus its expertise and resources. Faculty are asked to imagine how their areas of research, scholarship and creative activity intersect with …