All events are in Central time unless specified.

Around the World Breakfast

Date: Time: 6:45 am–10:30 am Location: Cather Dining Center
As the semester comes to an end we’re having a special breakfast at Cather Dining. Come and enjoy huevos rancheros, chilaquiles Rojas, breakfast stromboli, and a French crepe bar.
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2019 MMoD Annual Symposium Molecular Mechanisms of Disease Symposium

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:30 pm Location: Champions Club
The annual symposium is organized by the MMoD trainees each spring with input and guidance from the Program Directors. Leadership and organization skills are developed by this experience over a period of several months planning symposium themes and …
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NPOD Spring Retreat “Childhood Obesity”

Date: Time: 8:00 am Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
The Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases (NPOD) will host the 11th Annual Spring Retreat. The retreat is always a free, day-long event for faculty, postdocs, students, staff, industry partners, and other interested parties offering …
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“What Were You Wearing?” Survivor Art Installation

Date: Time: 9:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Willa S. Cather Dining Complex
An art exhibit that asks participants to understand that it is never about the clothing when sexual violence occurs, this display will show recreations of outfits worn during assaults with accompanying stories from sexual violence survivors. Inspired …
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Crafting Culture project celebrates diverse women entrepreneurs in textiles April 12-July 13, 2019

Date: Time: 10:30 am–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska History Museum
The Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design is hosting “Crafting Culture: Women and the Business of Textiles in Nebraska,” in partnership with the museum and the Asian Community and Cultural Center.
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April Brown Bag Lucheon Feeling it in Your Bones: Teaching Social Justice Concepts through Experiential Learning

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Social justice is a word that is gaining visibility and more and more people are talking about it but also unsure how to educate for social justice. The facilitators of this session will share core concepts for social justice education.
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Double Power Hour: Dine & Dialogue and Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Dine & Dialogue presented by Sara Weixelman, HR Generalist, College of Business. Using cards developed for use in the Dine, Dialogue & Pass It On program, this brown bag session will focus on structured dialogues about race, diversity and inclusion. …

Colloquium – Dr. Leah Ruppanner

Date: Time: 12:30 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Dr Leah Ruppanner researches work and family issues with particular focus on the impact of macro-structural gender equality and public policy. Her research is published in a range of top-tier sociology journals and has been featured in Slate, the …

The World in Conversation: Social Representations of Brazilian Rap

Date: Time: 12:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Francine Silva de Souza is a Fulbright scholar and instructor of Portuguese language at UNL. She received her bachelors degree in English and Portuguese from Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul in Porto Alegre, Brazil and has researched …

Essays for Health School Applications Workshop

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
What are professional health school admissions committees looking for in your application essay? Learn how to write a great application essay for the professional health program you are applying to.

Strive to Thrive Lincoln Celebration Reception

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Please join us at the Strive to Thrive Lincoln Celebration Reception as we celebrate the hard work of Lincoln-area nonprofit organizations. Thanks to the generosity of Rhonda Seacrest and the partnership of the College of Business, Strive to Thrive …

Game of Thrones Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Abel/Sandoz Dining Center
We’re such big fans of Game of Thrones we wanted to have a special Game of Thrones-themed dinner! Join us at Abel/Sandoz Dining.
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Taste of South Carolina Dinner

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: East Campus Union Café & Grill
The final special dinner of the semester at East Campus Union Cafe & Grill is a little taste of South Carolina! Join Ron and the crew for some tasty eats.
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Michael Shiner “Homer Told the Truth About Leadership”

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Burnett Hall
Homer told the truth about leadership. And it’s not the sanitized, glorified versions that we sometimes see on the pages of leadership books and business-school cases. It’s the real stuff of thrilling triumph and painful loss; deadline-sprints …
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International Write-In

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Love Library North & Link
Writers / UNL students don’t have to write alone at the International Write-In. You are invited to bring any project and work alongside other writers. Free snacks and games will be on hand. Writing Center consultants will be available for 15-minute …
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ChamberFest Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
The spring ChamberFest and Honors ChamberFestconcerts highlight the incredible work of student chamber music groups at UNL’s Glenn Korff School of Music. Coached by UNL’s esteemed performance faculty, each student group performs with one musician …
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Symphonic Band Performance PAN AMERICAN CELEBRATIONS

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Join the Symphonic Band conducted by Tony Falcone and Douglas W. Bush for their season-ending program titled, Pan American Celebrations. Music from Central and Latin America will be featured including works by Paul Basler and H. Owen Reed. Professor …
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