All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, April 12

New Venture Competition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
The 2021 New Venture Competition is a celebration of entrepreneurial learning and competition. Hosted by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Center for Entrepreneurship, this competition is open to undergraduate and graduate students, including …
This event originated in College of Business.

One Day Without Shoes Drive

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Nebraska Innovation Campus is a proud partner for the annual “One Day Without Shoes” event. Organized by People’s City Mission and Cornhusker Bank, the event aims to collect new or used wearable footwear for people in need.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

“Within Reach: Zero Hunger” Conference Day 1

National conference free for UNL students

Date: Time: 8:30 am–7:00 pm Location: Online
Opening session, keynote (Opening Session + Keynote Address from Vimlendra Sharan—Director, Liaison Office for North America, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations), sessions, flash-talks, pitch competition and side events. See …
This event originated in Global IANR.

Why Good Customer Service Should Include Some Customer Education

Nebraska Well Drillers & Nebraska Onsite Wastewater Associations CEU Opportunity

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Zoom
Becky will discuss how to incorporate customer education about the ownership responsibilities of private wells and onsite wastewater systems into your customer service model. This session is approved for both Well Drillers (Including pump installers …
This event originated in Water Issues.

Reconciliation, Not Revenge: A Dialogue Meeting with the Parents Circle Families Forum

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: Oldfather Hall
The Parents Circle Families Forum is a joint Israeli-Palestinian NGO founded by people who lost an immediate family member in the conflict. Its mission is to work towards the end of violence in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, towards political …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

“What were you wearing?” Survivor Art Installation

A Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Willa S. Cather Dining Complex
An art exhibit that asks participants to understand that it is never about the clothing when sexual violence occurs, this display will show recreations of outfits worn during assaults with accompanying stories from sexual assault survivors. Inspired …

Inclusive Leadership and Learning: Belong. Grow. Practice. Lead. Webinar Series

White Emotionality: Challenges and Opportunities for Change in Higher Education

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Through the “Belong, Grow, Practice and Lead” webinar series, the Inclusive Leadership and Learning Unit (ILL) in the Office of Diversity & Inclusion aims to provide the opportunity for ALL to deepen their understanding and enhance their skills …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Research With Impact (Or, How to Get Funded and Have Fun Doing It)

Student Research Days

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
The National Science Foundation uses two review criteria to evaluate all proposals: intellectual merit and broader impacts. The broader impacts of a research project encompass its potential to benefit society and contribute to desired societal …

PhD Dissertation Defense – P. Citlally Jimenez

Describing How Students Make Decisions About Complex Issues

Date: Time: 12:30 pm Location: Zoom Webinar
Through a mixed methods approach, my work explored students’ decision-making practices as they worked through a structured decision-making tool to reason about socioscientific issues (e.g., how do we manage water?). The resulting tools can help …
This event originated in SNR Seminars & Discussions.

Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) Meeting

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: Ag Warehouse 1 (EHS Offices)
The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) at UNL is charged with oversight of research involving recombinant and synthetic nucleic acids and biological agents including bacteria, viruses, parasites, fungi, and toxins.
This event originated in Biosafety Program Events.

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.

Pandemic Resilience

Drop-In Group Session

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:30 pm Location: Zoom
In this drop-in session for students, participants will acknowledge that the persisting stress of COVID (both in terms of fears of illness, restriction of activities and loss of the sense of normalcy) produces real symptoms in all of us. This stress …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

CANCELED - Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students

hosted by Student Involvement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
NOTE: Coffee Talks are suspended for the remainder of the Spring 2021 semester, yet the twice-weekly events will resume in late August for the Fall 2021 term. Questions? Email Veronica Riepe vriepe2@unl.edu

Student Presentations - Lee Palmer & William Schwaner

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
FDST 951 Advanced Food Science Seminar

SVMBS Research Seminar Series – Dana Nayduch

House flies: vile vectors and revealing reservoirs

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: SVMBS Zoom Webinar
Please join us for a Zoom seminar presented by Dana Nayduch, Research Leader at USDA-Center for Grain and Animal Health Research. House flies are nuisance pests at all concentrated animal feeding and production operations, where they often flourish …

Evening Paddle

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Join Outdoor Adventures for one or all of our evening jaunts to the edge of town to explore our local lakes by kayak or SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard). Enjoy the evening as we shake up the typical routine. See what Lincoln has to offer, meet some good …
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Recovery Meeting

Connection fuels recovery. We are here for you and support you. Let’s connect!

Date: Time: 8:00 pm Location: Husker Hall
The college environment can present additional challenges to students in recovery or seeking recovery from addiction. We offer a caring, supportive environment that fosters individual well-being, academic success, and character growth to transform …
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Ongoing Events

Spring Affair Plant Sale, Events & Garden Resources

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: UNL East Campus Greenhouse
Virtual Preview Party with music, plant talks, videos and more.
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

Fort Laramie Writing Festival Digital Experience with the Overland Trails

A collaboration between Fort Laramie National Historic Site & Nebraska Writing Project

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online
Writers (teachers and students) grades 5-12 are invited to this year’s Fort Laramie Writing Festival, a free digital event designed for writing classes and clubs with the ability to watch videos and participate in digital writing prompts.
This event originated in Nebraska Writing Project.

Spring Research Days

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online and MediaHub
The annual fair showcases research and creative accomplishments by university graduate and undergraduate students. In lieu of the traditional poster session and creative exhibition, undergraduate and graduate students are invited to develop a 5-8 …
This event originated in Graduate Studies Dates.

Better Process Control School for Acidified Foods

Date: Time: 8:30 am–12:00 pm Location: Food Innovation Center
This one-and-a-half-day school provides the practical application of the principles set forth by these regulations. These FDA regulations also apply to low-acid canned companion animal foods. This school DOES NOT satisfy retort processing …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.