All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, 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.

Dish It Up!

PRESENTED BY THE OFFICE OF ACADEMIC SUCCESS AND INTERCULTURAL SERVICES

Date: Time: All Day 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 …
This event originated in Global IANR.

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.

Agriculture & Health Summit

Date: Time: 9:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Virtual Platform- Brella
The inaugural Agriculture & Health Summit is a three-day conference that will bring together a unique combination of researchers, industry leaders and thought leaders from the biomedical and agricultural sectors for important conversations about the …
This event originated in Nebraska Food for Health Center.

ASCI 921 Nutrition Seminar

Novel Approaches for Omega-3 fatty Acid Therapeutics: Josephine Foley

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
This event originated in Animal Science.

UNL Rodeo Association Club Meeting

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
This event originated in Animal Science.

Ongoing Events

Department of Entomology Virtual BugFest

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
The 2021 BugFest will be held virtually starting Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, at 1 p.m. through Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021.
This event originated in Entomology 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.

Shemini Atzeret

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jewish holiday also known as “The Eighth (Day) of Assembly” takes place the day after the Sukkot festival, where gratitude for the fall harvest is deeply internalized.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.