Trailer Image: "I Am Not Your Negro"
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 Free screening of 'I Am Not Your Negro' is Jan. 16
The highly acclaimed film “I Am Not Your Negro” will show at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 16 in the Nebraska Union Auditorium. Learn more about this film
Nebraska's Abla Hasan, an assistant professor of practice in modern languages and literatures, will co-teach the "Women in the Qur'an" course.
Friday, January 12, 2018 'Women in the Qur'an' launches Nebraska's Global Virtual Project
A new virtual exchange course is pairing University of Nebraska–Lincoln students with cohorts in Oman for a semester-long exploration of women featured in the Qur’an. Learn more about this project
Graduate student Jessica Lanctot restocks the pantry shelf with pasta sauce.
Thursday, January 11, 2018 Huskers Helping Husker Pantry+ celebrates one year of serving Nebraska students
One year ago the Huskers Helping Huskers Pantry+ at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln opened on the third floor of the Nebraska Union. In its first year, the pantry has served 311 students with a total of 1,470 visits. Learn more about this program
Martin Luther King, Jr. sculpture
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 Spoken word artist to deliver MLK Week keynote
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will celebrate the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. with a series of events from Jan. 12-19. Learn more about this event
Chancellor Ronnie Green talks during a First Husker orientation session.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 First Gen Nebraska to open spring semester with waffles
Nebraska will kick off the spring semester with a welcome back event — and waffles — for first-generation college students from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Jan. 17 in the University Suites Multipurpose Room. Learn more about this event
Shelby Aaberg teaches a math class at Scottsbluff High School in 2013. Most rural Nebraskans say diverse viewpoints add value and feel at ease with people from different backgrounds, according to the 2017 Nebraska Rural Poll.
Thursday, November 30, 2017 Poll highlights diversity, optimism in rural Nebraska
Most rural Nebraskans view diversity positively, according to the 2017 Nebraska Rural Poll. Overall, few reported being treated less acceptingly in their community because of race/ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age or economic status. Learn more about this study
Members of the Nebraska Student Veteran Organization walk along an Iowa highway during the 2017 The Things They Carry Ruck March. The event, organized by Nebraska and Iowa students, is designed to raise public awareness of veteran suicides.
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Huskers, Hawkeyes team up for veteran suicide awareness
Huskers and Hawkeyes are again hitting the pavement to raise awareness about veteran suicides. Learn more about this event
Winners of the 'Pitch A Program' competition, members of Define American, Latino Graduate Student Assembly & Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers
Friday, November 17, 2017 ‘Pitch A Program’ offers student organizations up to $10,000
Modeled after the popular television show “Shark Tank,” the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s new ‘Pitch A Program’ invited Recognized Student Organizations to pitch ideas for student programs with the winner earning funding to bring the program to life. 'Exploring Our Roots: A Week Dedicated to the Diversity of Our Stories' by Define American, Latino Graduate Student Assembly & Society for Hispanic Professional Engineers was selected as the winner. Learn more about this program
NASPA Undergraduate Rising Star recipient Brianna Ridenour with her three nominators, Moi Padilla, Veronica Riepe and Samantha Kennelly.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 NASPA recognizes Brianna Ridenour with Rising Star Award
University of Nebraska-Lincoln senior Brianna Ridenour received the NASPA IV-W Undergraduate Rising Star Award at the regional conference held in Lincoln Nov. 7-9. Learn more about this award
Kwakiutl Dreher, Christin Mamiya, Sandra Starkey
Monday, November 6, 2017 Group discussion on gender, appearance, representation Nov. 9
The Women's and Gender Studies Program and the Department of Textiles, Merchandising and Fashion Design have come together for the Fall 2017 Gender, Fashion and the Media Joint Colloquia series. Learn more about this event