All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, May 19

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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FSPCA Preventive Controls for Animal Food Course (POSTPONED)

Date: Time: 8:00 am–6:00 pm Location: Graduate Hotel
The purpose of this workshop is to provide FDA approved training for animal food companies. The Food Processing Center offers a two-day workshop to assist companies in understanding and complying with the Preventive Controls for Animal Food …
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2020 Civic Health Summit Hosted by Civic Nebraska

Date: Time: 9:30 am–3:30 pm Location: TBD
Join us on for a day of community conversations related to civic life in Nebraska and to develop shared action steps for how we can improve it.

Suicide Prevention “Conversession” for Staff

Date: Time: 10:00 am–10:30 am 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 …

THESIS DEFENSE Ankit Chandra

Water energy food linkages in shared smallholder irrigation scheme in Sub Saharan Africa

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Zoom Meeting ID: 943 3509 0860
Irrigation is a policy focus in Sub Saharan Africa and is vital to improve farmers’ income, livelihood and reduce the impact of climate change. Water, energy, and food are linked in intricate ways in irrigated agriculture, and optimization of these …
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Dish It Up – Virtual Edition

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom Meeting
Join a lively weekly discussion about current and hot topics affecting students’ lives, the campus, and society in the United States and globally. Dish It Up is a safe space for students, staff, and faculty to share their personal views, engage in …
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4-H EGG Cam – Live Candling

Date: Time: 1:00 pm Location: Online
Lancaster County 4-H EGG Cam allows you and other viewers around the world to witness the amazing process of chicks hatching. Candling is the use of a bright light to shine through an egg to check fertility and embryology development. All ages will …

Be A Bug Boss Part 1

Virtual Entomology Workshop: Insect Orders

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Online
Learn how to collect, identify, and display insects, and get ready to enter a “boss level” bug box to compete at your local county fair!
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Guided Mindfulness with CAPS

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–2:15 pm Location: Zoom
Students are invited to take a moment for themselves by participating in a guided mindfulness exercise lasting approximately 15-20 minutes. Each exercise will be followed by a 10-minute Q&A session to answer general wellness questions and offer info …
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Setting SMART Goals

Student Involvement Mini Workshop Series

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–3:45 pm Location: Online
Now is a great time for students to take time to reflect on their academic and personal goals. Learn more about the SMART Goal process and take a few moments to define (or redefine) a specific goal for yourself. Get expert goal-setting advise in this …
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Home Hydroponics 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Zoom
Explore the basics of small-scale hydroponics for home production. This course is designed to provide basic hydroponic information for those wishing to build or operate small-scale hydroponics systems at home. Information will be given for both …
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Guided Mindfulness with CAPS

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–7:15 pm Location: Anywhere
Students are invited to take a moment for themselves by participating in a guided mindfulness exercise lasting approximately 15-20 minutes. Each exercise will be followed by a 10-minute Q&A session to answer general wellness questions and offer info …
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Coping with COVID Workshop

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Zoom
Hosted by Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) professionals, this session will help students understand the unique challenges they may be experiencing due to COVID-19 and identify some helpful ways to overcome those challenges.

Ongoing Events

Summer Institute for Online Teaching: Session II

Guides novice online-instructors through the steps of course planning and development.

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Zoom and Asynchronous Online
Since 2002, the university has run the Summer Institute for Online Teaching (SIOT) to provide preparation and training, as well as a campus-wide faculty learning community, focused on online teaching.