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Dia de los Muertos celebration at University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Wednesday, November 9, 2016

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Rebecca Reinhardt speaks at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Friday, November 4, 2016

Read more about OASIS Hosts Speaker to Discuss Asian American Student Issues


Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Read more about Week Without Violence Builds Awareness


Students with facepaint celebrate Hispanic heritage at Fiesta on the Green at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Friday, September 23, 2016

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Members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. participate in the OASIS Stroll Off at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Read more about Hottest Ticket in Town: OASIS Stroll Off


Native American dancing at OASIS kick off at the University of Nebraska
Monday, August 29, 2016

Read more about Native Dancing Kicks Off the Academic Year


Students assist with 2015 income taxes through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program
Friday, August 19, 2016

Read more about $1.9 Million in Grants and Sponsorships Fund Student Affairs Programs


Students participate in OASIS Dish It Up session at UNL on July 15, 2016
Monday, July 18, 2016

Read more about UNL Community Dishes on Building Community & Creating Action


Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Read more about Q&A with Charlie Foster


Students present at the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Monday, June 6, 2016

Read more about Making Strides: Increasing Minority Student Graduation Rates


Speaker Trina Tram at UNL
Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Read more about Appreciating Asian Pacific American Heritage


Women's Week Wiki Warriors Edit-A-Thon
Monday, March 21, 2016

Read more about Women's Week Informs, Empowers and Inspires Action


Global Leadership Retreat multicultural hands with globe
Friday, March 11, 2016

Read more about Getting to Know Our Global Neighbors


Week Without Violence Builds Awareness

Since Oct. 8, the Women’s Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been celebrating the UNL Week Without Violence. The center joined efforts with both on- and off-campus organizations to spread awareness of different forms of violence and make a stand against abuse.

Behind the Success of the Night of the Living Drag Show

All seats were filled five minutes before the start Night of the Living Drag Show on Friday, Oct. 28. When the show started, so many people had flooded the Centennial Room in the Nebraska Union that the emcee had to remind attendees to move away from the door because blocking the exit was a fire hazard.

OASIS Hosts Speaker to Discuss Asian American Student Issues

On Wednesday, Nov. 2, students filled the OASIS Student Lounge to discuss the challenges that Asian American and international students face at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Speaker Rebecca Reinhardt opened the discussion by reflecting on her own struggle to learn English and adapt to American culture after moving from China.

Dia de los Muertos Celebration Draws Hundreds to Kauffman

Although Dia de los Muertos occurs on the first and second of November, hundreds of students, faculty and staff, and members of the community gathered in Kauffman Hall to celebrate on Nov. 4.

The Mexican American Student Association (MASA) and Lambda Theta Nu Sorority, Inc. planned the event that included food, crafts, music and more. In addition, the Mexican Dance Academy of Nebraska performed traditional dances and showcased a play related to the holiday and the importance of remembrance.

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.

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.

Getting to Know Our Global Neighbors

Our students come from all backgrounds and walks of life, but one group with a most unique perspective is international students. Hailing from 129 countries, these students enrich the UNL community with an array of languages, variety of cultural experiences and diverse views.