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Participants and honorees at the 2017 Lavender Graduation at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Friday, April 28, 2017 14 grads honored at Lavender Graduation
Eight undergraduates, five graduate students and one doctoral student participated in the Ninth Annual Lavender Graduation hosted by the LGBTQA+ Resource Center on Thursday, April 20. The ceremony honored graduates as well as individuals whose outstanding contributions have positively impacted the LGBTQA+ community. Read more about this event
Native American dancer performs on the Nebraska Union green space.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 UNITE powwow honors graduate and celebrates traditions
On Saturday, April 22 the University of Nebraska Inter-Tribal Exchange (UNITE) hosted a powwow on the Nebraska Union green space to honor graduates. Read more about this event
Students spray colored powders during Holi festival ad the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 UNL’s Holi festival shows the bright colors of Hindu spring celebration
Colored powder whipped through the air until it remained smeared across hands, bodies and faces of participants in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Holi festival on April 23. Read more about this story
Student performs at the "Kings and Queens Drag Show" at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Monday, April 24, 2017 UNL's annual drag show rocked the Nebraska Union Thursday
“Kings & Queens Drag Show,” a student drag performance, was held in the Centennial Room on Thursday, April 20. The annual performance helps raise funds for students to attend a regional LGBTQA+ conference. Read more about this event
Representatives from Nebraska's New Student Enrollment program accept the award for most innovative program.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 Award-winning program introduces international students to Greek life
Intercultural Conversations, a program developed last fall at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln which strives to integrate international and domestic students with intentionality, won the Innovative Program Award at the 2017 Association for Orientation, Transition, and Retention in Higher Education (NODA) Region V Conference. Read more about this program
Students dance to DJ music at OASIS event.
Thursday, April 13, 2017 Battle of the DJs brings nightlife atmosphere to campus
On Tuesday, April 11, the Office of Academic Support and Intercultural Services (OASIS) hosted Battle of the DJs in the Centennial Room in the Nebraska Union as part of the JGMC/OASIS Week festivities. Read more about this event
UNL Werewolves of Miller Hollow, winners of the recruitment award
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Student achievements applauded at Student Impact Awards
On Thursday, April 6, Student Involvement honored outstanding contributions and efforts by Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs), RSO leaders and advisors at the Student Impact Awards. Learn more about these awards
A student admires new photos in the Mandala Lounge.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Mandala Lounge unveiling kicks off JGMC & OASIS Week
New canvas prints in the Mandala Lounge, located on the second floor of the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center, depict the history and legacy of multicultural programs at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Learn more about this event
Grace Abraham with friends and teddy bear
Monday, April 10, 2017 Lessons as a Husker help Botswana student fight cancer
Ntshoowa Grace Abraham was far from her Botswana home when she learned she had osteosarcoma, an unusual form of bone cancer that strikes children and teens. Learn more about Ntshoowa Grace Abraham
Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Friday, April 7, 2017 OASIS, Gaughan Center host weeklong event series
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services and the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center are hosting a week of diversity events April 10-14. Learn more about this event

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