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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
Valeria Rodriguez
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 Students create new scholarship for undocumented, DACA students
In fall 2017, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will begin to offer a Hope for the Future Scholarship to assist students who are not eligible for financial aid. Read more about this scholarship
Portrait of Sam Goodin
Monday, April 3, 2017 Goodin named director of services for students with disabilities
George "Sam" Goodin has been named the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's director of services for students with disabilities. He will start in the position April 3. Read more about Goodin
Charlie Foster and Peyton Bishop talk at a Sister Circle meeting
Friday, March 31, 2017 Sister Circle provides safe space, support for women of color
Sister Circle aims to provide a safe space for women of color to come and have their voices and issues be heard. This group is open to any woman of color and discussion topics include racism, stereotyping, relationships and overall support. Read more about this program
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 UNL LGBTQA+ Resource Center’s mentor program helps new students network, thrive
The LGBTQA+ peer mentor program is designed to make the transition to the university easier for first year or transfer students who identify within the LGBTQA+ spectrum. Learn more about this program
International students and university employees discuss a time for dinner.
Monday, March 20, 2017 Dinner in a Nebraska Home connects international students with university employees
Fifty-seven University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty and staff members invited 117 international students into their homes as a part of a program called Dinner in a Nebraska Home, a program designed to introduce international students to an aspect of daily life in Nebraska by connecting the students with university employees. Read more about this program
Nebraska Go Big Red banners
Monday, March 13, 2017 Nominations for LGBTQA+ recognition award due March 17
The Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community annually honors a faculty or staff member and a student who creates an inclusive, respectful and safe climate for members of the LGBTQA+ community at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Learn more about this award
Students use intergroup dialogue to learn about one another.
Monday, March 13, 2017 Our Nebraska celebrates inclusion
Our Nebraska, a series of events held March 6-10, gave students from all backgrounds the opportunity to discuss what it means to be diverse and how to create an inclusive campus and community. Learn more about this program

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