All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 22

Earth Day – New Resource Guide Celebrates Earth Day & Arbor Day

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online Resource
In celebration of Citizen Science month, Earth Day (April 22) and Arbor Day (April 30), University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries Science Librarians/ Associate Professors Dana W.R. Boden and Kiyomi Deards, and Research Specialist Anna Wigtil, have …
This event originated in Libraries.

Earth Day, All Day

Hosted by Cather Dining Center

Date: Time: 6:45 am–8:00 pm Location: Cather Dining Center
We’ll be serving some Nebraska. Local. and plant-based items all day! Join us in celebrating our planet and being sustainable.
This event originated in Dining Services.

Nebraska Conference on Health Equity

Date: Time: 8:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Online

University Startup Company Conference

Date: Time: 9:30 am–4:30 pm Location: Virtual
Registration is now available for DeepTechU, a free virtual conference featuring 48 startup companies from Midwest national labs and research universities, including the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
This event originated in NUtech Ventures.

Lavender Graduation

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
An annual tradition recognizing the LGBTQA+ graduates for the semester.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

“What were you wearing?” Survivor Art Installation

A Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
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 …

Accepting Our Reality

Drop-In Group Session

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Zoom
In this drop-in session for students, participants will learn how to reduce suffering about situations outside of their control or when it’s difficult to change your emotions about these situations by using a skill called Radical Acceptance.
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

Climate Change and National Security Panel Discussion

Date: Time: 11:30 am–1:00 pm Location: Virtual Webinar
A discussion with distinguished government officials and academics about the impacts of climate change on human security, the global security architecture, and great power competition.
This event originated in UNL Intelligence Community Scholars .

Community-Campus Connector

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Virtual Session
The Community-Campus Connector is an event that allows UNL faculty to network with campus and community-based organizations and to explore opportunities for education and outreach partnerships.

Huskers Abroad 101

Date: Time: 2:00 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 Global Experiences.

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.

Drive-Thru Food Distribution

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
The Food Bank of Lincoln’s distribution center will be set up in the parking lot north of Transformation Drive.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

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

AMCAS Application Info Session

Live via Zoom

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Zoom
If you will be applying to medical school this summer or fall, this workshop will cover all of the aspects of your AMCAS application. We will have plenty of time for your questions so that you can hit the ground running when the application opens in …

Chancellor’s Award Presentation and Reception

For Contributions to the LBGTQA+ Community

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Via Zoom
We are excited to celebrate our winners from 2020 and 2021 for the Chancellor’s Award for contributions to the LGBTQA+ community. Our awards presentation and celebration will be hosted virtually using Zoom.

Ice Cream Bike Ride

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Get out and enjoy Lincoln by bicycle and enjoy some ice cream! This is a fun, casual group ride to get to know your fellow students and learn more about the Outdoor Adventures program over a cup or cone! You don’t need a bike or any prior …
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

Wilson Lecture – Drugs, Politics, and Pariahs: Or, How to Think About Race and Harm Reduction in an Opioid Epidemic

Dr. Samuel Kelton Roberts, Columbia University

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Zoom
Samuel Kelton Roberts, associate professor of history, sociomedical sciences, and African-American Studies at Columbia University and leads the Research Cluster for Historical Study of Race, Inequality, and Health, will present a history of race and …
This event originated in Humanities In Medicine.

Amplifying APIDA Voices: Screening and Reflections


Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Online
It is common for many people in the U.S. to refer to Asians or Asian Americans without a clear understanding of the variety of nations, cultures, and experiences of people who are current citizens of or descendants of countries within Asia and the …
This event originated in CEHS.

Husker Power Hour: C-Suite Executive Panel

A virtual happy hour connecting MBA@Nebraska students and alumni

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
Wonder what it’s like inside the C-Suite and what it takes to get there? Business Graduate Program students and alumni are invited to join us for the next Husker Power Hour as we welcome a panel of C-Suite professionals who will share their …
This event originated in College of Business.

Reading: Grace Bauer and Hilda Raz

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Online
Grace Bauer and Hilda Raz, two poets who helped build UNL’s Creative Writing Program, will read from their new books.
This event originated in Department of English.

Reduce, Reuse, & Cycle

Hosted by Campus Recreation

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Recreation & Wellness Center
Celebrate our environment on Earth Day. Attend this 50-minute outdoor cycle class at RWC. Wear green to show your support!
This event originated in Fitness.

All-Collegiate Choir Performance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Virtual
All-Collegiate Choir Performance at the Glenn Korff School of Music
This event originated in Music.

Ongoing Events

Nebraska Ranch Practicum Registration


Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Online
To participate in the Nebraska Ranch Practicum, please submit a completed application and registration fee by May 3, 2021. The registration fee for this eight-session Practicum is $675. No applications will be accepted after May 3. Fees for a spouse …

2021 Nebraska Conference on Health Equity

Minority Health Disparities Initiative

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
The Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services’ Office of Health Disparities and Health Equity & the Minority Health Disparities Initiative at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are proud to announce that we are jointly hosting the 2021 …