5th Annual Huskers for Hearing 5K Fun Run

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: East Campus Loop
Proceeds benefit HearU Nebraska and the Student Academy of Audiology.

HSK Examination

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: Nebraska Hall
Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK) is a standardized Chinese proficiency test to measure the ability of non-native Chinese speakers to communicate in Chinese in daily life, academic and working settings. It is officially administered by the Confucius …

PPVM Application Workshop, April 22

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Hall
Are you planning to apply to Nebraska’s Professional Program in Veterinary Medicine (PPVM) for the class that begins Fall 2018? If so, you are invited to a workshop about the application process. You’ll receive helpful hints, timelines, a chance …

Spring Affair, Midwest’s Biggest Plant Sale & Garden Event

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center
More than 600 different varieties of perennials, herbs, grasses, trees, shrubs and other plants will be available. They are selected for regional suitability, uniqueness, demand and provided by Bluebird Nursery, Inc., of Clarkson, Neb.

Climb a Tree at Earth Day Omaha

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Elmwood Park
One of the many activities at Earth Day Omaha is the chance to climb Nebraska’s State Champion swamp white oak in Elmwood Park. Participants will be trained, secured and supervised by facilitators to take climb lines 50 feet up into the tree.

Family art activity at Great Plains Art Museum

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
The Great Plains Art Museum and UNL’s Department of Entomology are teaming up for a day of science and art related activities for Earth Day! Free and open to the public!

Rally for Rescue

Date: Time: 11:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Harper Schramm Smith
Second annual Rally for Rescue Volleyball tournament brought to you by P.A.W.S UNL, benefiting LAA (Lincoln Animal Ambassadors). Want to join? Teams need to be 6-8 players.

UNITE Powwow: Honoring Graduates

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union Plaza
Join UNITE for a Native American powwow on the Nebraska Union Greenspace. This event is FREE and welcomes all. Seating is not provided, so it is recommended that you bring a chair. Grand entry begins at 12 p.m. A meal will be provided at 6 p.m.

HSK Examination

Date: Time: 1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Hall
Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK) is a standardized Chinese proficiency test to measure the ability of non-native Chinese speakers to communicate in Chinese in daily life, academic and working settings. It is officially administered by the Confucius …

Nebraska Men’s Lacrosse Club vs. St. Louis University

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Cook Pavilion
Open to the public.

Evenings of Dance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Carson Theater
This year’s annual Evenings of Dance Concert features the work of three internationally celebrated guest choreographers, two dance faculty members, whose work has also been seen around the world, two student works that have been presented for …

Itzhak Perlman, Violin

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Undeniably the reigning virtuoso of the violin, 16-time GRAMMY® Award-winner Itzhak Perlman enjoys superstar status rarely afforded to a classical musician. Loved for his charm, humanity and talent, Perlman is treasured by audiences throughout the …

Percussion Ensemble Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
The UNL Percussion Ensemble presents “Under Our Sky,” a program of music almost entirely composed by percussion students and faculty or commissioned and premiered by the ensemble. Selections include Entropy Variations by Dave Hall, to wALk Or ruN in …

Ongoing Events

April Exhibits in Love Library feature quilts and student art

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
Love Library opens two new exhibits in April.

Layered Voices Exhibition

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Layers are everywhere. They become apparent when we plumb the earth’s surface, make archeological digs to discover the history of civilizations, explore human anatomy, dress for the weather, dig in freshly fallen snow and count rings in the stump …

Like Breath on Glass: Studio work by Linda Colsh

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Linda Colsh is known for her portrayals of the elderly. Living 26 years in urban Europe and Asia influenced her choice of subject and neutral palette. Blown on window or mirror, breath obscures, then fades and disappears. This momentary mist is like …