All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, May 5

Cinco de Mayo

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Mexican holiday commemorating the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War (1861-1867). This day celebrates Mexican culture and heritage, including parades and mariachi music performances.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Nebraska Innovation Studio: CLOSED

Date: Time: All Day Location: Nebraska Innovation Studio
Nebraska Innovation Studio, the makerspace located at Nebraska Innovation Campus, is closed until further notice. All classes, trainings, and workshops are canceled during this time. The health and safety of our maker community is our top priority.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

APIDA Dish it Up

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom Meeting
Dish It Up has always been a time for people to share their views and engage in conversations about current events. We now want to use this virtual platform as a safe space to give voice to the Asian Pacific Islander Desi population in a time where …

POSTPONED: Lancaster County 4-H Horsemanship Level Testing

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center Fairgrounds
Lancaster County 4-H horsemanship advancement level tests must be done in group testings. Please RSVP at least one week in advance of the test date to Kate Pulec.
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

Lancaster County 4-H Council Meeting

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
4-H Council is responsible for determining long- and short-term goals and policy for Lancaster County 4-H. Meetings are usually held the first Tuesday of each month.
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

Ongoing Events

Sun, Earth, Universe Exhibit

Date: Time: All Day Location: Morrill Hall
Packed with engaging, hands-on interactive exhibits and dazzling imagery, this 600-square-foot exhibition connects visitors with current NASA science research and launches them on a journey to explore the universe!
This event originated in NCMN Outreach/Education.

Open Registration

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Open Registration

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Open Registration for Summer Sessions 2020

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Traveling Nano Exhibit

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: W. H. Over Museum
This event originated in NCMN Outreach/Education.

Open Registration for Fall Semester 2020

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Ramadan

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
An Islamic holiday marked by fasting, praise, prayer and devotion to Islam.

Finals Week

Date: Time: All Day Location: Adele Learning Commons Plaza

Spring Semester Final Exams

Date: Time: All Day Location: Academic Calendar
This event originated in Academic Calendar.

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The month of May was chosen to commemorate the immigration of the first Japanese to the United States on May 7, 1843, and to mark the anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad on May 10, 1869. The majority of the workers who laid …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Jewish American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Recognizes the diverse contributions of the Jewish people to American culture.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Older Americans Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Established in 1963 to honor the legacies and contributions of older Americans and to support them as they enter their next stage of life.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Vaisakhi (also spelled Baisakhi)

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The celebration the founding of the Sikh community as the Khalsa (community of the initiated) and the birth of the Khalsa.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.