NIH Diversity Calendar - October 2018

October: LGBT History Month & National Disability Employment Awareness Month

  • 1th
    Simchat Torah (Jewish) (October 1-2)
  • 8th
    Columbus Day
  • 8th
    Indigenous People’s Day (Native American Day)
  • 10st
    Navartri (Hindu) (October 10-19)
  • 11th
    Coming Out Day
  • 17th
    International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
  • 19th
    Dassera (Hindu)
  • 20th
    Gur-Gaddi Guru Granth Sahib (Sikh)
  • 24th
    United Nations Day
  • 31th
    Reformation Day
  • 31st
    Halloween (Eve of All Saints’ Day)