diversity and inclusivity
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Register to attend Our Nebraska
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Intercultural Spotlight celebrates unity with a talent competition
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Student organization honored for raising $25,000 for suicide prevention
Out of the Darkness, a student organization now in its second year at Nebraska, was honored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) for raising more than $25,000 and being a Top 10 Fundraising Walk in 2016. The campus group ranked fifth among campuses nationwide. An award was presented to Nebraska representatives at the 2017 AFSP Chapter Leadership Conference in Orange County.
Friday, January 27, 2017
Students share the tradition of Lunar New Year
On Thursday, Jan. 26, the Office of Academic Support and Intercultural Services hosted a Lunar New Year celebration for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus community.
Monday, January 23, 2017
MLK Week encourages reflection and rallying
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln recently celebrated Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy and reflected upon the role of his dream in America today. Multiple events in January called upon the university community to perpetuate social justice through education and meaningful conversations.
Keynote Speaker: Ryan Mack
On Wednesday, Jan. 18, students, faculty and staff gathered in the Nebraska Union auditorium for the MLK Week Chancellor’s Program.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Nebraska Define American RSO Wins National Award
Monday, December 12, 2016
Late Night Lounge Offers Study Space and Evening Activities
From Dec. 5 to Dec. 8, students flocked to the OASIS Lounge and Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center for Late Night Lounge, traditionally held the week prior to finals. Hosted by the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services (OASIS) and the OASIS Student Advisory Board, Late Night Lounge provided students with a place to de-stress or a destination to study for upcoming finals. Rooms on the second floor were reserved for students who needed to quiet space to study away.
Friday, December 9, 2016
A Pioneering Native American Woman Inspires 21st Century Students
When junior Angelica Solomon arrived to listen to speaker Joe Starita at the Native American Symposium, she thought she’d be getting lunch and maybe listen to something interesting—she had no idea that she’d hear about her great-grandmother’s plight in becoming the first female Native American doctor.
Friday, November 11, 2016
Q&A with Dr. Jean Amoura
In January 2017, the University Health Center will begin offering a Transgender Care Clinic. Dr. Jean Amoura, who brings 10 years of experience in transgender care and hormone treatment, will be the primary care provider for the clinic. On Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 4-5 p.m., the LGBTQA+ Resource Center is hosting a meet and greet with Dr. Amoura in the Nebraska Union, room 346.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
LGBTQA+ Workshops Teach Advocacy and Inclusivity
Throughout November the LGBTQA+ Resource Center is hosting workshops for students, staff and faculty to learn how to create inclusive environments.