All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, February 18

Conflict of Interest in Research Committee

The Who, What, Why, Where and How of Managing Conflicts of Interest

Date: Time: 11:00 am Location: Virtual (Zoom)
This session will cover the management and/or mitigation of significant financial interests that appear to be related to an employee’s UNL responsibilities and/or sponsored research. The primary method for handling such situations is through UNL’ …

Tea Time Friday

Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us to sample a new tea with a snack each week! COVID-19 protocols will be enforced for student and staff safety along with adhering to current health department and university guidelines.
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

Preparing for Sharing Your Research: Crash Course in Research Data Management

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:15 pm Location: Zoom, registration required
Have you ever lost a project file? Been unable to find the most recent version of a document? Suffered hard drive failure or had your laptop stolen? Been unable to open old files? Been told your data management plan wasn’t detailed enough? …
This event originated in Libraries Workshops & Research Drop-In.

Entomology Department Seminar with Hannah Stowe, Ph.D. Entomology student

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Hannah Stowe, a Ph.D. Entomology Graduate Research Assistant, will present at this Friday’s department seminar. The title of her seminar is “Landscape effects on the Beneficial Arthropod Community in Agriculturally Dominated Environments.” …
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

iDebate Rwanda vs. UNL

iDebate Rwanda Global Debate Series

Date: Time: 1:00 pm Location: YouTube
Cornhusker Speech and Debate is excited to host Christian Bahire and Sandrine Umubyeyi from the iDebate Global Debate Series for a virtual debate on Friday, February 18 at 1pm.
This event originated in Communication Studies.

Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar - Jason Nichols

From Discovery to Application in Ag Biotech; Lessons Learned Over 14+ Years in Industry

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: via Zoom
Jason Nichols, Principal Scientist, Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC, presents “From Discovery to Application in Ag Biotech; Lessons Learned Over 14+ Years in Industry.” Translating discoveries into commercial products requires balancing business …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Hyde Lecture – Verda Alexander


Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Lasting for over a year, the COVID pandemic has considerably changed the way we work. It has given a new meaning to “physical distance” and forced us to confront questions we can no longer ignore. It has crystallized the dormant social inequities …
This event originated in Architecture.

E-Sports League: NBA2K

Play begins

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–11:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Entry fee: FREE
This event originated in Intramural Sports.


Registration deadline

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Campus Recreation Center
Entry fee: FREE
This event originated in Intramural Sports.

LIFE IN LINCOLN: Rodizio Grill

hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement and International Student and Scholar Office

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union, The Crib
A weekly series every Friday evening for UNL students to gather and enjoy a nearby activity or tour to sample and learn about the local Lincoln culture, neighborhoods, and people.

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am


Date: Time: 7:00 pm–9:30 pm Location: College of Business - Howard L. Hawks Hall
Celebrate Black History Month with Toni Morrison’s documentary! Snacks and popcorn will be provided.
This event originated in CoB Inclusive Excellence.

Kevin D. Richardson, member of Exonerated Five

hosted by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Speaker. Motivated by his own wrongful conviction, Kevin D. Richardson uses his personal experiences as an advocate for criminal justice reform and is a partner of the Innocence Project, helping to exonerate wrongfully convicted people and to bring …

Ongoing Events

Unkissed Kisses

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library South
A new exhibit in Love Library highlights the historical moments of LGBTQ+ literature, writers, and their roles in the history of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The exhibit also celebrates the first LGBTQ course offered at a state university …
This event originated in Libraries.

Spinning to Spring Break

Date: Time: All Day Location: Campus Recreation Center
Maximize your miles spun while competing to win a rally towel hung in the cycle studio and honored for years to come.
This event originated in Fitness.

Apply to Compete in New Venture Competition

Bring Your Business to Life with Cash Prizes

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online
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.