All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, March 24

CEHS Student Advisory Board: CEHS Week

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online and On Campus
The College of Education and Human Sciences Student Advisory Board has designated March 22–26 as CEHS Week. Daily events will celebrate the passionate community of CEHS students, faculty and staff.
This event originated in CEHS.

1 Million Cups Lincoln

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Virtual
Every Wednesday at 9:00 a.m., companies present to their communities and learn how their community can help support their business to flourish.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing for Nebraska Certified Peer Support Specialists

with Dr. Kate Speck

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:30 am Location: Zoom
The course will address the fundamental concepts of Motivational Interviewing (MI), including the discussion of the atmosphere of change and critical conditions necessary for change to occur. This begins with an introductory session (Mar. 24) to …
This event originated in Public Policy Center.

CASNR Virtual Abroad Informational

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Virtual
Information on virtual abroad options through the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR) Summer and Fall term Virtual Abroad 3 credit courses: Traveling with Chocolate from Mesoamerica to West Africa; The Rise of China & its …
This event originated in Global IANR.

VIRTUAL Business Office Hours with NBDC

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:30 pm Location: Zoom
Staff from the Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) will hold virtual office hours via Zoom: https://unomaha.zoom.us/j/98919614897.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

BSE Colloquium Series-Eric Markvicka

Assistant Professor Smart Materials & Robotics Lab

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: ZOOM
The Smart Materials and Robotics Laboratory is an interdisciplinary research lab within the Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. They are creating new multifunctional materials that are safe for …
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

Husker GROW Coach Training

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
This session aims to train professionals who are new to the university or new to working with the Husker GROW program. Husker GROW focuses on student employment and volunteerism as a high-impact practice. Brief, structured conversations make learning …

Research Administration Essentials: Research Responsibility

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:30 pm Location: via Zoom
This overview explains programs that govern the use of animals in research and ensure protections of human subjects involved in research, as well as policies related to conflict of interest, the responsible conduct of research, research misconduct, …

Let’s Talk

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 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.

Assertiveness Skills

Drop-In Group Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Zoom
An introduction to assertiveness skills for students, this drop-in session will help participants learn how to stand their ground and speak their piece. Attendees will learn about passive, aggressive and assertive communication styles. Review …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Event Planning During COVID-19

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Zoom
If your RSO, student group or department are thinking about hosting in-person events this semester, it’s important that you keep up with Directed Health Measures to help promote a safe environment and keep within university compliance. Join …
This event originated in Student Affairs.

First Gen Career Readiness Series

Advocacy in the Workplace

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting
First-Gen students will learn about the concept of self-advocacy and identify ways in which they can advocate for themselves in the job. Whether you are just starting out or you are well into your career journey, it’s important to make sure your …
This event originated in Career Services.

HIV Testing with the Nebraska AIDS Project

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Free anonymous and confidential HIV testing with same day results. All people 13 years or older are eligible to be tested. Anyone who is sexually active should be tests annually for HIV.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Search Process Seminar

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom
UNL faculty, staff, and graduate students serving on a search committee are required to attend an educational seminar covering legal issues and university policies and procedures prior to the first meeting of the search committee. Although not …
This event originated in Search Process Seminars.

Dr. Robert VanBuren, Michigan State University

Spring 2021 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
“Leveraging evolutionary innovations to improve plant resilience to drought stress,” will be presented by Dr. Robert VanBuren, Michigan State University. The event is open to the public.
This event originated in Center for Biotechnology.

Huskers Abroad 101

Date: Time: 4:30 pm Location: Virtual Session
Attend a Huskers Abroad 101 session to take the first step toward going abroad. This session will cover researching program options, selecting a program, funding and the timeline for the process.
This event originated in Education Abroad .

Mountain Biking at Branched Oak

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
If you love spending time on the trails and want to take your biking to the next level, this is the trip for you! We will teach you the basics of mountain biking so no prior experience is required to “shread it” at local biking spots. Only 15 …
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Workshop: Past New Venture Competition Winners Panel

New Venture Competition Preparation Workshop Series

Date: Time: 4:30 pm–5:30 pm Location: Online Via Zoom
Join the Center for Entrepreneurship for the free workshop, “Past New Venture Competition Winners Panel,” with Lizz Whitacre, Josh DeMers and Hannah Esch. This workshop is part of a series preparing students for the annual New Venture Competition …
This event originated in Entrepreneurship.

Cultural CookWell Demo

Hosted by Campus Recreation’s Wellness & Nutrition

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Recreation & Wellness Center
Join us for a student-led cooking demo! Nae Mae, a nutrition sciences undergrad student, will teach us how to make authentic Thai recipes while sharing the cultural impact of these dishes.
This event originated in Wellness & Nutrition.

Global Café: Horses, Folklore & Globalization in Morocco

Dr. Gwyneth Talley

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Zoom
In North Africa since the 14th century, tbourida, or the gunpowder games, and other equestrian activities were historically used in tribal raids, celebrations for circumcisions, weddings, and saint’s day celebrations or moussems. Surrounding these …
This event originated in School of Global Integrative Studies.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture: Deb Schwartzkopf

Ceramics

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Virtual
Ceramic artist Deb Schwartzkopf was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, and earned a bachelor of arts at the University of Alaska in 2002. She worked for studio potters in the Anchorage area, which gave her a strong foundation to spring from. …
This event originated in Fine and Performing Arts.

Business International Student Association (BISA)

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Zoom
Come and learn about the Yazidi culture with us on our next BISA meeting. The majority of Yazidis remained in the Middle East today living in Northern Iraq. We have a special guest coming in to speak more about the Yazidis culture. Don’t miss out.
This event originated in CoB Inclusive Excellence.

Chris Thile

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Multiple GRAMMY® Award-winner and MacArthur Fellow Chris Thile is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, and was host of the radio program “Live from Here.” Thile returns to the Lied Center for …
This event originated in Lied Center 2020-2021 Season.

Ongoing Events

Spring Food Drive for Husker Pantry

Help collect 2,021 items for Husker students

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online and On-Campus
More than 30% of Husker students will face food insecurity and hunger at some point in the coming year. During the pandemic, the need is the highest it’s ever been.
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.