All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, April 20

2022 MMoD Annual Symposium

Molecular Mechanisms of Disease Symposium

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
The annual symposium is organized by the MMoD trainees each spring with input and guidance from the Program Directors. Leadership and organization skills are developed by this experience over a period of several months planning symposium themes and …
This event originated in Biochemistry.

Nebraska Public Transit Week

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Safety Center
Celebrate Nebraska Public Transit Week 2022 by “Stuffing the Bus” for the Lincoln People’s City Mission.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

An Unexpected Change, An Art Exhibition

Date: Time: 9:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2nd Floor Link
We are thrilled to welcome artist Jamie Stephenson back to NIC! Jamie’s work is on display in the Link (2nd floor) through April 27.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Gradfest

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Wick Alumni Center
Join the Nebraska Alumni Association and your fellow Husker graduates for Gradfest on Tuesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 20 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., at the Wick Alumni Center (16th & R Street) to purchase your cap and gown and celebrate your big …

Search Process Seminar

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am 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.

Natural Resources & Life Sciences Career Information Day

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:30 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Students will have the opportunity to network with employers and learn about volunteer opportunities, internships and fulltime career possibilities in life sciences fields.
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

Voter Registration Days

HOSTED BY HUSKERS VOTE COALITION

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
An in-person opportunity for students, staff, and faculty to become a registered voter and learn details about the upcoming primary election in Nebraska.
This event originated in Huskers Vote Coalition.

Entomology Department - M.S. Defense Seminar by Sheldon Brummel

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Sheldon Brummel, Entomology master’s student, will present his thesis seminar titled “Developing Regional Extension Programs and Research Tools for Beekeepers.” He is advised by Dr. Judy Wu-Smart, UNL Entomology Department.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

State of the Agency Lecture Series

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Join us on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at 12:30 pm in the UNL Student Union Auditorium for our final State of the Agency lecture for the Spring 2022 semester. Paige Piper, Executive Director of the Child Advocacy Center, will be our guest speaker. A …

Rural Challenges & Solutions: From Nebraska to the World

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Online/Zoom
As the first of an ongoing series discussing rural issues from a multifaceted global lens, we’re excited to bring our first panel of faculty, extension and alumni with experience from both Nebraska and around the world to weigh in. The panel, …
This event originated in Global IANR.

Aspirational Teaching Institute

Theme IV: Life; Topic VII

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom
Topic 7: Students often struggle because of resource insecurity, substance abuse, or mental health challenges – or because their coursework must compete with important outside priorities, such as employment, medical treatment, or caregiving.
This event originated in Center for Transformative Teaching.

STI Testing with the Nebraska AIDS Project

Date: Time: 3:00 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 tested annually for HIV.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Spring Water Seminar Series

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Virtual
The Nebraska Water Center, in partnership with the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Natural Resources, will begin its annual Spring Water Seminar Series in February. The 2022 series will highlight the significance that water holds in …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Applying to Health Schools 101

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Love Library South
Are you planning to apply to a professional health school in the next couple of years? Even if you are in your first or second year of college, it is important that you learn about the steps in the application process and what you can do now to …

Ace/Aro Affinity Hour

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Sponsored by Spectrum UNL and the LGBTQA+ Resource Center, Ace/Aro affinity hour is a designated space for the asexual and aromantic community on campus to gather around similar or shared experiences. We respectfully ask that only those who identify …
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Japanese Conversation Table

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Join us to work on your Japanese abilities!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

Lake Paddle

Paddling Adventure

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Outdoor Adventures Center
Join one or all of our evening jaunts to the edge of town to explore local lakes by kayak or
This event originated in Outdoor Adventures.

PTSD service dogs for military veterans: Current knowledge and future directions

Kerri Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
PTSD service dogs are becoming increasingly popular for military veterans with PTSD. But what exactly do they do, and are they effective at treating PTSD? Dr. Rodriguez will discuss her research in this field, discussing current findings on how PTSD …
This event originated in Psychology.

ASUN Senate

Date: Time: 6:30 pm–8:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
The Senate is a group of elected officials from all 6 UNL colleges that introduce and vote on legislation pertaining to students in terms of academics, residence life, RSOs, and more. The Senate meets weekly every Wednesday at 6:30 pm.
This event originated in ASUN Student Government.

Nebraska Rep: Our Town

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Temple Building
The Nebraska Repertory Theatre presents “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder and music by Craig Woerz.
This event originated in Fine and Performing Arts.

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.

Real People, Real Climate, Real Changes: A Traveling Climate Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Love Library North & Link
Take a journey through climate change with a visit to the traveling exhibit, “Real People, Real Climate, Real Changes,” from March 14 – May 13, 2022, located on the second floor of Love Library North. The family friendly and interactive exhibit …
This event originated in Libraries.

Institute for Online Teaching

Final Day to Register

Date: Time: 12:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Registration is online
The four-week Institute for Online Teaching is designed to guide new and novice online instructors to explore the unique opportunities and challenges of the online learning environment. IOT is open to all instructors at the university.
This event originated in Center for Transformative Teaching.

Thomas Laging Watercolor Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Architecture Hall
Please join the College of Architecture and Professor Emeritus Thomas Laging, FAIA for an exhibit of watercolors from around Lincoln, Germany, Mexico and France. Several folios of architectural renderings and design proposals from Laging’s personal …
This event originated in Architecture.

Springo: Group Fitness Bingo

Date: Time: All Day Location: Campus Recreation Center
Participate in Group Fitness Springo by attending fitness classes. Those who get a BINGO will be entered for a chance to win fun workout prizes!
This event originated in Fitness.

Financial Wellness Month

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
Nebraska Financial Wellness Month is an annual campaign in which organizations across the state work with their communities to improve individual financial wellness. Through a diverse offering of programs, tools and resources, participants in …
This event originated in Nebraska Council on Economic Education.