All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 16

Nebraska Innovation Studio: CLOSED

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska Innovation Studio
Nebraska Innovation Studio, the makerspace located at Nebraska Innovation Campus, is closed until further notice. All classes, trainings, and workshops are canceled during this time. The health and safety of our maker community is our top priority.
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Well-being Coaching

Student Well-being Coaches remain available for Zoom meetings

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Online
Well-being Coaches are student volunteers who help other students thrive and create the life they want to live, both now and in the future. They promote the nine dimensions of well-being that provides a framework for exploration and balance.
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I Wonder – Science Workshop

Virtual learning in language arts and science for 2nd graders

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Zoom
Children will be introduced to science through language arts. We’ll read the book, I Wonder, then discuss how asking great questions, testing to find out the answer, and sharing what we find make each of us everyday scientists! I Wonder encourages …
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What’s In Your Drink?

Date: Time: 10:00 am–10:30 am Location: Zoom App
What’s In Your Drink?
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Study Studio – Virtual Edition

Date: Time: 11:00 am–3:40 pm Location: Zoom Meeting
OASIS is here to support you during these difficult times. We are still hosting Study Studio VIRTUALLY! Please utilize the link below to “see” a tutor!
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Evaluating Broader Impacts

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Virtual Session
The Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED) and UNL’s Methodology and Evaluation Research Core (MERC) faculty will host a virtual presentation that will provide an overview of formative and outcome evaluation practices for broader …

MERC/ORED Evaluating Broader Impacts

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The Office of Research and Economic Development (ORED) and UNL’s Methodology and Evaluation Research Core (MERC) faculty will host a luncheon presentation that will provide an overview of formative and outcome evaluation practices for broader …

Hunter Miller M.S. Thesis Defense

ASSESSMENT OF NANOPARTICLE ACCUMULATION WITH DYNAMIC CONTRAST-ENHANCED MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Zoom App
Nanoparticles offer to significantly improve clinical medicine in multiple areas including drug delivery and imaging. Pre-clinical results have helped to develop improved nanoparticle systems, yet our understanding of the interactions between …
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Suicide Prevention “Conversession” for Students

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:00 pm Location: Zoom
Big Red Resilience & Well-being is offering conversessions on Zoom for students, faculty, and staff who have been through REACH and/or QPR suicide prevention training. In this 15-20 minute conversession, listeners will be encouraged to ask questions …

Virtual Huskers Abroad 101 Session

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
Interested in going abroad but don’t know where to start? Attend a Huskers Abroad 101 session to take the first step toward going abroad!
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Conversations with CARE

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom App
Join CARE each Thursday in April for a discussion as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Topics will include updates on virtual programming opportunities, discussions about myths and stereotypes, sexual harassment and tips for supporting …

Persistence in the Job & Internship Search

Zoom Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting
As a result of the recent pandemic, we understand you might have questions or concerns about job searching and summer opportunities. Join career coaches via Zoom for an informal Q&A to learn tips and strategies to keep moving forward. This Zoom …

Sexual Harassment in “The Office”

CARE Netflix Party

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Zoom App
Join CARE in a Netflix Party to watch and discuss the iconic episode where “That’s what she said” was born. We are going to take a look at one of the most cringe-worthy episodes of the series, Sexual Harassment, Season 2; Episode 2.

Webinar: COVID-19 Economic Developments and U.S. Agriculture

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Online
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Department of Agricultural Economics’ Farm and Ranch Management team will present a series of webinars focusing on COVID-19’s impact on agriculture in Nebraska. The first webinar presentation, “COVID-19 …
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Coffee Talk (virtual edition)

Hosted by Student Involvement and Center for Academic Success & Transition

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Zoom App
A twice-weekly gathering for casual conversation between international and domestic students. All persons are welcome.
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All CoB Business Abroad Orientation

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
All students studying abroad on a Business Abroad program in 2020 will attend this mandatory Health and Safety Orientation with Education Abroad.

POSTPONED - Knoll Lecture: Carolyn Forché

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
“Writing Witness”

CANCELED: Drugs, Politics, & Pariahs: Or, How to Think About Race & Harm Reduction in an Opioid Epid

Dr. Samuel Kelton Roberts

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Dr. Roberts presents a history of race and the current Opiod crisis, also stopping to offer thoughts about how harm reduction can and should be infused with racial and economic justice agendas.

Backyard Farmer

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: NET, Nebraska’s PBS Stations
Backyard Farmer is a co-production between Nebraska Extension and NET, Nebraska’s PBS Stations. Join the expert panelists every Thursday as they answer all of your gardening questions.
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CANCELED - Faculty Jazz Ensemble Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Westbrook Music Building
Comprised of some of the nation’s finest performers and educators, the Faculty Jazz Ensemble drew national attention in 2010 with their appearance on the NET Television and Glenn Korff School of Music program Jazz Cabaret, which has been viewed by …
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Ongoing Events

Healthy - N - Fit Family Challenge

Winners announced weekly!!

Date: Time: All Day Location: On-Line - Facebook - Instagram
The Healthy–N–Fit Familiy Challenge starts on Monday, April 6th and goes through Friday, May 1st, 2020. One nutrition and one physical activity challenge will be posted each week. We will provide different ideas to complete each challenge. Weekly …

Run Challenge, Week 3: Half Marathon

hosted by Intramural Sports and Campus Recreation

Date: Time: All Day Location: Anywhere
Keep active and virtually connected to fellow Huskers with the FREE Run Challenge. Week 3 activity: Half Marathon (13.1 miles).
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CANCELED – Homerathon

A day-long reading of the Iliad

Date: Time: 7:00 am–4:00 am Location: Meier Commons/Greenspace
It’s back! The Classics Club is hosting their annual all-day reading of Homer and this year the reading will be from the Iliad. Come experience this epic as it was meant to be performed and even read a passage yourself!