All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 15

One Day Without Shoes Drive

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
Nebraska Innovation Campus is a proud partner for the annual “One Day Without Shoes” event. Organized by People’s City Mission and Cornhusker Bank, the event aims to collect new or used wearable footwear for people in need.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

Farm Succession & Estate Planning Workshop

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Hartington City Auditorium Basement
A workshop to help your family navigate through the legal, financial, and communication issues of generational farm transitioning. Learn what you need to know to start the process, how to begin the communication, who needs to be at the table, …
This event originated in Nebraska Extension - Cedar County.

Carbon Markets and Carbon Banks: What Do They Mean for Nebraska Agriculture?

Farm and Ranch Management Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
With Dave Aiken, professor and water and agricultural law specialist, UNL Agricultural Economics
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy Brownbag Series

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
The Nebraska Water Center, a part of the Daugherty Water for Food Institute at the University of Nebraska, is collaborating with the Nebraska Department of Environment & Energy to organize a Brown Bag Luncheon Series.
This event originated in Water Issues.

Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy Brownbag Series

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online via Zoom
The Nebraska Water Center, a part of the Daugherty Water for Food Institute at the University of Nebraska, is collaborating with the Nebraska Department of Environment & Energy to organize a Brown Bag Luncheon Series.
This event originated in Water Issues.

Global Café: Careers in Conflict Prevention with USAID

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Rob Horvath, Deputy Director of the Center for Conflict and Violence Prevention at USAID, will present on USAID’s work preventing conflict and violence around the globe. Mr. Horvath works on USAID’s dedicated team for technical and analytical …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.

Interface Teaching Conference

Better Together: Unstoppable Student Teams

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Zoom
Creating diverse teams that collaborate on creative assignments can energize students and result in greater learning, incorporating multiple perspectives. Faculty and staff from Unizin schools may register for this two-day virtual conference free of …
This event originated in Center for Transformative Teaching.

NSF Non-Academic Research Internships for Graduate Students (INTERN) Supplemental Funding Opportunity

Student Research Days

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Virtual Session
Dr. Prakash Balan, a key founder of this funding opportunity, will lead a Zoom workshop for those interested in applying. All graduate students and faculty in the STEM fields are encouraged to attend.

Saving a Legacy: Japanese & Japanese-American History in Nebraska

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Zoom ID: 925 1529 0027
Hear of the early Japanese immigrants, the affect of WWII, and the changing laws of Nebraska that impacted their lives, including recent connections to Japan. Time for questions after the presentation will also be given.

Saving a Legacy: Japanese and Japanese-American History in Nebraska

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Zoom
Hear of the early Japanese immigrants, the effects of WWII, and the changing laws of Nebraska that impacted their lives, including recent connections to Japan. Time for questions after the presentation will also be given.
This event originated in College of Arts and Sciences.

Drive-Thru Food Distribution

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus
The Food Bank of Lincoln’s distribution center will be set up in the parking lot north of Transformation Drive.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

CANCELED - Coffee Talks: Conversations between International & Domestic Students

hosted by Student Involvement

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–4:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
NOTE: Coffee Talks are suspended for the remainder of the Spring 2021 semester, yet the twice-weekly events will resume in late August for the Fall 2021 term. Questions? Email Veronica Riepe vriepe2@unl.edu

GRE Prep for Health School Applications

Live via Zoom

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Zoom
This session is for students applying to a professional health school that requires the GRE. This session will cover the format of the GRE, exam prep timelines, and helpful resources for GRE prep.

Student Impact Awards Reception

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Presented annually, the Student Impact Awards celebrate the outstanding contributions to the campus community by the more than 550 Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs) and their members, leaders, and advisors.

What does it mean to Be a Man?

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Zoom
How do you define what it means to be a man? Who shaped this definition? Do you think that it’s an accurate representation of yourself? This virtual event explores what it means to be a man and topics related to masculinity.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

A Conversation with Anti-Bullying Activist and Author Lizzie Velásquez

Presented by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–8:45 pm Location: Zoom
UPC Nebraska is pleased to offer a UNL-student exclusive Zoom session with motivational speaker, YouTube personality, anti-bullying activist and author Lizzie Velásquez.

An Evening with Lizzie Velasquez

Presented by UPC Nebraska

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Zoom
Ever since she was dubbed the “World’s Ugliest Woman” in a video posted on YouTube in 2006, when she was 17, Velásquez has spoken out against bullying. She is an executive producer of the award-winning documentary based on her life, A Brave …

Flyover Performance V

TOWARDS LIGHT

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Virtual
On April 15, the UNL Composition Studio will be live-streaming Flyover V, titled “Towards Light.” This is the final Flyover concert of the year and we are excited to share some wonderful new music with the community. Our composers and performers …
This event originated in Music.

Silkroad Ensemble

Date: Time: 7:30 pm Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Founded by cellist Yo-Yo Ma, Silkroad Ensemble has been called “vibrant and virtuosic” by the Wall Street Journal and “one of the 21st century’s great ensembles” by the Vancouver Sun. The group creates music that engages difference, …
This event originated in Lied Center 2020-2021 Season.

Ongoing Events

Open Registration for Summer 2021

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

Open Registration for Summer 2021 1st 5-Week Session

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

Open Registration for Summer 2021 2nd 5-Week Session

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

Spring Affair Plant Sale, Events & Garden Resources

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: UNL East Campus Greenhouse
Virtual Preview Party with music, plant talks, videos and more.
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

Priority Registration for Fall 2021

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

National 4-H Conference

Date: Time: All Day Location: Washington, D.C.
National 4-H Conference is the annual premiere national civic engagement opportunity for 4-H members across the country. Nebraska 4-H may send two delegates each year. Delegates are selected using the Achievement Application and interviews.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

Autism Awareness Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Established to raise awareness about the developmental disorder that affects children’s normal development of social and communication skills.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Deaf History Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
This observance celebrates key events in deaf history, including the founding of Gallaudet University and the American School for the Deaf.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Diversity Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Started in 2004 to recognize and honor the diversity surrounding us all. By celebrating differences and similarities during this month, organizers hope that people will get a deeper understanding of each other.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Passover

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
An eight-day Jewish holiday and festival in commemoration of the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt.
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.