All events are in Central time unless specified.

Crafting Culture project celebrates diverse women entrepreneurs in textiles April 12-July 13, 2019

Date: Time: 10:00 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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Entomology Seminar on Pollinator Habitat Utilization Among Agricultural Landscapes

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Dr. Matthew Smart, Department of Entomology, will present the seminar, “Exploring pollinator habitat utilization among Midwestern agricultural landscapes.”

Wellness in Tough Times for Farm and Ranch Families Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Online
A free webinar for farm and ranch families. Wellness in Tough Times will be presented by Nebraska Extension Educators Glennis McClure and Brandy VanDeWalle. This free webinar is available for farm and ranch families to participate in and learn how to …

Book Signing with authors Mark Hinchman and Elyssa Yoneda

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Architecture Hall
Join us as we celebrate the newly published “Interior Design Masters” book, co-authored by Interior Design Professor Mark Hinchman and alumna and former UCARE student Elyssa Yoneda with a book signing.

Bard Birthday Bash: Shakespeare Turns 455!

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Help us celebrate the traditional observance of Shakespeare’s birthday on April 23. Festivities will include sonnets, soliloquies, and scenes—with musical selections from Sweet Will and the Saucy Jacks. And cake. There must be cake. Or, in the …
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Reading: 2019 Literary Contest Winners

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Come celebrate undergraduate and graduate student writing at the annual reading of our 2019 Department Literary Contests award winners. Contest winners will also be honored at the department’s Awards Convocation on Friday, April 26, 1:30 pm in Bailey …

E-Waste Recycling

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Parking lot on corner of 19th & Y St.
Do you have a bunch of old electronics just lying around? Come to one of our E-waste events to recycle your old laptops, iPads, phones, cables, keyboards, computer mice, DVD/VCR/CD players, headphones, speakers, radios, printers, TVs* and more!
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Kara B. De León – CBC/RBC Seminar Research Scientist University of Missouri

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
Gene copy number is a critical consideration in interpretation of mutant phenotypes and gene fitness. Tandem gene duplications within chromosomes of prokaryotic cells occur frequently but are generally unstable. Unless this increased copy number of …
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Poetry by Jamaica Baldwin, Ángel García, Katie Marya, and Ivan Young

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Jamaica Baldwin’s poems have appeared, or are forthcoming, in Hayden’s Ferry, Rattle, Birdfeast, Third Coast Review, Prairie Schooner and TriQuarterly among others. She currently lives in Lincoln where she is pursuing her PhD in Creative Writing …
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De-Stress Fest

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Each evening this week OASIS will host food and activities to help you de-stress.
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Science Cafe

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: The Happy Raven
Morrill Hall’s Science Cafe
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CANCELLED – Tap Dogs

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Tickets can be exchanged for another performance in the current Lied season, with performances running through April 27. Exchange fees will be waived.
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University Singers Performance MESSIAH

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Newman Center Church
The University Singers will present George Friderik Handel’s seminal choral work MESSIAH at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23. The concert is free. Handel himself conducted the work 30 times during his lifetime, always at the Easter season, never in …
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Ongoing Events

2019 Great Plains Conference Wakanyéja: A Conference on American Indian Behavioral Health

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:30 am Location: Truhlsen Campus Events Center
The health of a tribe can be measured in the physical vitality of its people, but also in their spiritual and mental well-being. These issues and more are the topic of the 2019 Great Plains Conference in Omaha examining American Indian behavioral …
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