All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, August 17

Marcus Garvey Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Which celebrates the birthday of the Jamaican politician and activist who is revered by Rastafarians. Garvey is credited with starting the Back to Africa movement, which encouraged those of African descent to return to the land of their ancestors …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Ongoing Events

Paryushana Parva

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Jain festival lasting about 8-10 days, and is observed through meditation and fasting. Its main focus is spiritual upliftment, pursuit of salvation and gaining a deeper understanding of the religion.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.