All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, April 20

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.

Civil Rights Conference 2022

Lincoln Commission on Human Rights

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Our powerful keynote speaker, Wesley Hamilton, as well as many of our other speakers and panelists, are on board to present at the Lincoln Commission on Human Rights Civil Rights Conference on a new postponed date, April 20, 2022 (as a result of the …
This event originated in NIC Conference Center.

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.

Painted Quilts of the Hopi Mesas

Hosted by International Quilt Museum

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: International Quilt Museum
Painted Quilts from the Hopi Mesas is an exhibition of quilts and other objects made by the Hopi people of northeast Arizona. The exhibition opens October 22, 2021 and runs through April 30, 2022.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Pesticide Safety Education Program Listening Session

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Via Zoom
This event originated in jjacobs7event Calendar.

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.

Canceled: Communication Studies|2022 Spring Colloquium: “Every Person and Every Storytelling Interaction Matters: Linking (Family) Storytelling and Well-being in the Narrative Nebraska Lab”

By Dr. Jody Koenig Kellas, Willa Cather Professor, Trevor Kauer, doctoral candidate, and Cassidy Taladay, doctoral student, Communication Studies

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Louise Pound Hall
Communication Studies|2022 Spring Colloquium
This event originated in Communication Studies.

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.

Wellness Walk

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–3:30 pm Location: Meet in the NIC Plaza
NIC Partners are encouraged to get up, get out and get healthy! Put on your walking shoes and meet up with others at Nebraska Innovation Campus for a group walk every Wednesday in April at 3 p.m. Meet us in the plaza.
This event originated in NIC Events Calendar.

General Department Meeting

Date: Time: 3:30 pm–5:00 pm Location: Online
This event originated in Department of English.

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.

Water Seminar Series: Ecotourism and Ecology along the Niobrara River

Hydrotourism and Economic Development

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Panel discussion. Available in Hardin Hall Auditorium or online via zoom.
This event originated in Water Issues.

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.

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.

Ongoing Events

Spring 2022 Regular Academic Session

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

Open Registration for Summer Sessions 2022

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

Earth Wellness Festival - Lincoln, NE

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online
2022 earth wellness festival will be April 18-22. Information and videos will be posted at https://lancaster.unl.edu/earth-wellness-festival
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

Ramadan

Islamic holiday

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is an observance not an event
Ramadan is a time of spiritual reflection, improvement and increased devotion and worship. Muslims fast (swam) from dawn until sunset, in effort to cleanse the soul and focus attention to God.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Open Registration for Fall Semester 2022

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

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.

The Festival of Ridvan

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A holiday celebrated by those of the Baha’i Faith, commemorating the 12 days when Baha’u’llah, the prophet-founder, resided in a garden called Ridvan (Paradise) and publicly proclaimed His mission as God’s messenger for this age.
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.