All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, May 6

Last day to register for The Biggest Grower

This high school student gardening competition runs May 6 to Aug. 12

Date: Time: All Day
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Department of Agronomy and Horticulture and Nebraska Extension will host a high school student gardening competition again this summer.
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Husker Pantry Donations

Date: Time: 7:00 am–9:00 pm Location: Herbie’s Market
Do good with your leftover Dining Dollars. Donate items to the Husker Pantry at any Herbie’s Market location.
This event originated in Dining Services.

Sundering Microcosm, An Art Exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–8:00 pm Location: Link, 2nd Floor
Sundering Microcosm is a collection of selected works from Omaha based artist, Jave Yoshimoto. The mix of works include screen printed pieces, as well as laser cut relief sculptures built at Nebraska Innovation Studio. The works displayed focus on …
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Tools & Training for Social Media Research

Date: Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
Join us to discover valuable approaches to and tools for academic research using social media data. This workshop is presented by the Public Insight Lab at the College of Journalism and Mass Communications, with support from The University of …

Horticulture Club Spring Plant Sale

Date: Time: 10:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Teaching Greenhouse West
Support the Horticulture Club at their annual spring plant sale May 4 and 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and May 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the East Campus Teaching Greenhouse West next to Plant Sciences Hall.
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

LGBTQA+ & Women’s Center End of Semester Celebration

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Celebrate the end of the semester with the Women’s and LGBTQA+ Resource center with a grab-n-go during the center’s open hours.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

End of the Year Tea and Coffee Time Finale!

Kawasaki Reading Room

Date: Time: 11:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
We are ending the year with a finale! Our final Tea/Coffee Time Friday of the semester will allow you to make your own special drink!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .

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 .

2022 Senior Design Showcase

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln School of Computing Senior Design team invites you to attend our annual project showcase.
This event originated in NIC Conference Center.

Entomology Department seminar with Katya “Tia” Busenitz

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Please join the Entomology Department to hear a presentation from Katya “Tia” Busenitz. The topic of her presentation is “Honebee Vibrational Communication.” She is an M.S. student mentored by Dr. Tom Weissling.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Spring 2022 Methodology Applications Series

Featuring Catherine García, Syracuse University

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:30 pm Location: Virtual
Catherine García, assistant professor of human development and family science at Syracuse University, leads the final presentation of the MAP Academy’s Spring 2022 Methodology Applications Series.

2022 Senior Design Showcase

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The College of Engineering’s Senior Design Showcase, Nebraska’s premier undergraduate engineering student design event, will be held Friday, May 6 from 1-3:30 p.m. at Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center.
This event originated in Engineering .

Alicia Prieto Langarica, Youngstown State University

Making undergraduate research work for faculty and students: an examples driven talk

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–4:50 pm Location: Via Zoom
Getting involved in research has become a most for all undergraduate students. In this talk we will address questions such as: Why is this so important to do research? What exactly counts as research in mathematics? How do we make it work best for …
This event originated in Math Colloquia.

First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Celebrate the last day of classes with fun activities including button-making and playing Giant Jenga. Stickers, mini bubbles, and light snacks as well. Sheldon is open until 7 p.m.
This event originated in Sheldon Museum of Art.

First Friday at the Great Plains Art Museum

New T-shirt Launch

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
The Great Plains Art Museum is open late for Lincoln’s First Friday Art Walk on May 6, 5-7 p.m.  and we’re launching a brand new T-shirt design featuring endangered animals of the Great Plains!
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

Spring 2022 Open Studios

featuring works and performances by Johnny Carson School of Theatre & Film and Emerging Media Arts Students

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–10:30 pm Location: Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts
Schedule of Events:

An Interactive Talk with Dr. Socorro Herrera

The Heart & Mind in Perfect Unity: Educators Imagining the Possibilities

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–6:45 pm Location: Nebraska Union
THIS INTERACTIVE SESSION will explore the possibilities
This event originated in TLTE.

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.