All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, April 28

Denim Day

A Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Anywhere
The Center for Advocacy, Response and Education encourages the university community to participate in Denim Day and Sexual Assault Awareness Month by wearing denim and posting a photo on social media using the hashtag #UNLSAAM or tagging @care_at_unl …

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.

Dating & Sexual Violence Prevention Workshop

Hosted by the Interpersonal Violence Research Laboratory

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:30 am Location: Virtual
Katie Edwards, associate professor, CYFS and educational psychology, and Emily Waterman, IVRL faculty affiliate, will outline definitions, statistics, causes and consequences of teen dating violence and sexual violence, and will provide an overview …

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.

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.

Anxiety Toolbox

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Zoom
This weekly drop-in group is for all UNL students struggling with ongoing or short-term anxiety symptoms. The group will help students build their coping skills tool box for anxiety by focusing on techniques such as mindfulness, breathing, and …
This event originated in Counseling and Psychological Services.

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.

When Appreciating Diversity is Not Enough

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:15 pm Location: Virtual via Zoom
The biggest barrier to equity and justice in many cases is not a lack of diversity and inclusion effort, but rather the tendency to mistake diversity and inclusion efforts with equity and justice commitments. In this session we will explore how to …
This event originated in Global Nebraska.

Water Seminar Series Spring 2021 “TRIBUTARIES: RACE, JUSTICE AND THE ENVIRONMENT”

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Zoom
The Nebraska Water Center (NWC), in partnership with the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Natural Resources, will begin its annual Spring Water Seminar Series this February. The series will focus on race, justice and the environment and …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Dr. Ashley Shade, Michigan State University

Spring 2021 Biotechnology / Life Sciences Seminar Series

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
“Leveraging microbiome resilience to support plant resilience,” will be presented by Dr. Ashley Shade, Michigan State University. The event is open to the public.
This event originated in Center for Biotechnology.

Entomology Department Seminar - Dr. Myron Zalucki, Univ of Queensland, Australia

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
The Department of Entomology at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is pleased to host Dr. Myron Zalucki, from the School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland, Australia, for a special online seminar. The title of his seminar is “Of …
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

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 .

Lake Meet-Up

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Looking to for a chance to spend some time paddling on the water or maybe take a dip in a local lake? If so, come join Outdoor Adventures for some time paddling around one of the many lakes in or around Lincoln! You’ll meet us at the lake and we …
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

DeStress Fest: Game Night!

HOSTED BY THE OFFICE OF ACADEMIC SUCCESS AND INTERCULTURAL SERVICES

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Finals preparation week can be a stressful time for students, however, it’s important to take a break from a moment for self-care. DeStress Fest is a weeklong of opportunities to step away from studying for a moment to engage in fun activities.

Drop-in Citation Help

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Online Zoom, Registration required
Properly citing sources can be confusing. Drop in anytime during this informal session to ask a librarian questions about APA, MLA, and Chicago citation styles.
This event originated in Libraries.

Kirtan Yoga

Hosted by Campus Recreation

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Recreation & Wellness Center
Positive vibes happen when everyone is moving and breathing together, there’s something special that happens. Join us for a socially distanced outdoor Kirtan yoga class.
This event originated in Fitness.

A Conversation with Bill Nye

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Lied Center Virtual Event
Bill Nye—scientist, engineer, comedian, author and inventor—is a man with a mission: to help foster a scientifically literate society and to help people everywhere understand and appreciate the science that makes our world work. Best known as …
This event originated in Other Lied Center Events.

Anti-Racist Early Childhood Education: Principles, Practices, and Possibilities

Spring 2021 PD for All Series

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Online
“Racial Socialization as Resistance to Racism” presented by Dalhia Lloyd, M.S. Hosted by Buffett Early Childhood Institute.

Evening of Dance

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
We are thrilled to announce that this year’s Evening of Dance concert will take place on the Lied Center’s Main Stage. There will be one performance only, with a live audience, on Wednesday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. This will be an eclectic concert …
This event originated in Music.

Symphonic Band Performance

GET ON BOARD

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Virtual
Please join the Symphonic Band live via webcast from Kimball Recital Hall on Wednesday, April 28 at 7:30 pm for their spring concert, “Get on Board”. The performance features works by composers of African descent including Kenneth Amis, Julian …
This event originated in Music.

Ongoing Events

Nebraska Ranch Practicum Registration

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 …

Horticulture Club spring plant sale online, in person

Preorder online and pick up April 28 & 29

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Teaching Greenhouse West
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and the Horticulture Club has the perfect gift to give plant lovers, or anyone, a summer of everlasting beauty.
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.