All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, February 19

2021 North American Plant Phenotyping Network Annual Conference

2021 NAPPN conference

Date: Time: 8:30 am–8:00 pm Location: virtual/online
The 1st NAPPN Annual Conference will be held virtually and highlight the most recent advances in the rapidly-developing field of Plant Phenomics. The conference program includes research presentations from UNL faculty and students, and virtual tours …
This event originated in Complex Biosystems Program.

ProHort Lawn & Landscape Update

Focus on Turf

Date: Time: 9:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Zoom
Workshops for nursery and green-industry professionals, public works employees, landscape managers, arborists, tree board volunteers, and cemetery and grounds keepers.
This event originated in Community Environment.

Entomology Department Seminar – Dr. Gary Hein

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
Dr. Gary Hein will present a seminar on “Entomology’s role in sustainability: Filling a hole or filling the Whole?” Hein is director of the Doctor of Plant Health program, and professor of entomology.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

SBSRC Faculty Writing Group

Open to all UNL faculty and researchers!

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Online
This group meets weekly to set writing goals and report on weekly successes (TADAs!) and challenges, and to discuss means for overcoming barriers to academic writing goals.

Siouxland Garden Show Virtual Education

hosted by UNL Extension in Dakota County and ISU Extension and Outreach in Woodbury County

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Virtual
Siouxland Garden Show has 12 educational presentations at 10 am and 3 pm on Friday’s from February 19 through March 26.
This event originated in Nebraska Extension - Dakota County.

Strategies for Reviewing Social Sciences Literature

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
Literature reviews are an essential element of social sciences research projects as they help researchers understand topics, frame challenges, and identify opportunities. In this informal session, librarian Erica DeFrain will share strategies and …
This event originated in Libraries.

Tea Time Friday

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Stop by the Kawasaki Reading Room each Friday and pick up a tea goodie bag to take home and enjoy!
This event originated in Modern Languages and Literatures.

2020 Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Online
The links between health and climate change are undeniable. 120 world-leading experts, from more than 35 academic institutions and UN agencies spanning every continent have looked at more than 40 indicators for the 2020 Report of the Lancet Countdown …
This event originated in Global IANR.

Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–2:15 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
The Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference is an annual two-day event, Feb. 18-19, designed to educate and uplift women involved in any aspect of Nebraska’s agricultural industry. Through workshops and presentations, attendees will learn how to …
This event originated in Agricultural Economics.

Soil Quality Management


Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Zoom
The Bazile Groundwater Management Area (BGMA) will be hosting a three-part series of virtual 1-hour webinars via Zoom, over the lunch hour. Each week, the webinar will have a unique focus and will include short updates on progress and changes on one …
This event originated in Water Issues.

IGNITE with Meghan Ross

Head of Creator Success, Seed&Spark

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:50 pm Location: Zoom
Seed&Spark is the only crowdfunding platform created for filmmakers, by filmmakers. It is the only platform dedicated to increasing diversity and inclusion in entertainment at every level.
This event originated in IGNITE Colloquium.

Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
Are you a student who is curious about counseling and if it’s the right next step for you? Maybe you are concerned about someone else? Do you just want an additional perspective about something you’ve been thinking about?
This event originated in Let’s Talk.

Siouxland Garden Show Virtual Education

hosted by UNL Extension in Dakota County and ISU Extension and Outreach in Woodbury County

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Virtual
Siouxland Garden Show has 12 educational presentations at 10 am and 3 pm on Friday’s from February 19 through March 26.
This event originated in Nebraska Extension - Dakota County.

A Colloquium on Networks and Health Featuring Lauren Ancel Meyers


Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Zoom
Lauren Ancel Meyers is the Cooley Centennial Professor of Integrative Biology and Statistics & Data Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin and a member of the Santa Fe Institute External Faculty. She leads an interdisciplinary team of …
This event originated in Rural Drug Addiction Research Center.

Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – Victoria Donovan & Rheinhardt Scholtz

Coexisting with Fire in Rangelands

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: via Zoom
Victoria Donovan, postdoctoral research associate, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, UNL, presents, “Coexisting with Fire in Rangelands.” Looking at recent research on changing wildfire patterns and suggesting directions for future …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Theodore Drivas, Princeton University

Mathematical aspects of turbulence

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Via Zoom
We will discuss some foundational aspects of three-dimensional incompressible fluid turbulence, including guiding experimental observations, Kolmogorov’s 1941 theory on the structure of a turbulent flow, Onsager’s 1949 conjecture on anomalous …
This event originated in Math Colloquia.

An Evening of Cello Performance

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Virtual
UNL cello professor, Dr. Karen Becker, invites you to enjoy performances by talented young cellists from the Glenn Korff School of Music. Repertoire for the evening represents a wide variety of compositional styles, including the standard repertoire …
This event originated in Music.

Free Bowling Fridays

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–11:55 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
UNL students enjoy free bowling + shoe rental w/ their NCard.
This event originated in Nebraska Unions.

Virtual No Name Reading: Rau, Steele, & Strosnider

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Online
Join us for virtual No Name: a reading series from the graduate students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. With readers Emily J. Rau, Cameron Steele, and Ashley Strosnider.
This event originated in Department of English.

Club 80 Roller Skating

hosted by Student Involvement

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Celebrate the start of the weekend with a night of free roller skates and music as the Nebraska Union’s Ballroom is transformed into a roller skating rink. Skates are provided (and cleaned between users) or Huskers can bring their own roller skates …