All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 28

CEO Action Day of Understanding

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:30 am Location: Virtual
Take part in this important conversation hosted by Vice Chancellor Marco Barker and facilitated by Chancellor Ronnie Green as they welcome special guest Michael Slepian, the Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Associate Professor of Leadership and Ethics at …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Lancaster County 4-H Leader/Volunteer Update Training

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
New leaders, experienced leaders, volunteers and parents are invited to attend the 4-H Spring Leader/Volunteer Update Training 9 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. (you choose which time to participate). MUST preregister by Thursday, April 21 by calling 402-441-7180 …
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

Pesticide Applicator Nebraska Department of Agriculture Walk-in Testing - Lincoln, NE

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
Opportunity to take exams for a new commercial or non-commercial pesticide applicator license. To prepare for these exams, a person should obtain study manuals through the Nebraska Extension at http://pested.unl.edu
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

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.

Raikes School Design Studio Showcase

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
As the capstone program in the Raikes School, Design Studio integrates concepts from our unique computer science and business curriculum, reinforcing core concepts through 4 semesters of hands on learning. Students gain a head start in their careers …
This event originated in NIC Conference Center.

Implications of High Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI): Markets, Poultry Well-being, and Biosecurity

Center for Ag Profitability Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
This webinar will discuss the current state of affairs with High Pathogenic Avian Influenza and what this means for poultry health and biosecurity. It will cover lessons learned from the 2015 and 2002 outbreaks of Avian Influenza and discuss some of …
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

Lunch & Learn

Special Edition

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Come learn about micro-internships and ask questions on how you can find internships that relate to your field of study.

Nebraska Transportation Center Director Candidate Seminar

Montasir M. Abbas, Ph.D., P.E.

Date: Time: 1:45 pm Location: Nebraska Hall
Title: “Management and Control of Complex Transportation Systems—a Multi-Agent System Approach.” Abbas is Professor of Transportation Infrastructure and Systems Engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
This event originated in Engineering .

Celebrate Willa Cather & 20 years of The Cather Project

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Celebrate recent Willa Cather publications with authors and editors Melissa Homestead, Guy Reynolds and Kari Ronning. We’ll also recognize Kari’s retirement and Timothy Schaffert will speak about the 50th anniversary of LGBTQ Studies in the …
This event originated in Department of English.

Lavender Graduation

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Wick Alumni Center
Come celebrate our 2022 graduates with a small reception, cohosted by the Nebraska Alumni Association.
This event originated in LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

Voices of the Plains

Zoom series

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Center for Great Plains Studies
A monthly series hosted by the Center for Great Plains Studies Graduate Fellows
This event originated in Center for Great Plains Studies.

Lancaster County 4-H Leader/Volunteer Update Training

Date: Time: 6:30 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
New leaders, experienced leaders, volunteers and parents are invited to attend the 4-H Spring Leader/Volunteer Update Training 9 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. (you choose which time to participate). MUST preregister by Thursday, April 21 by calling 402-441-7180 …
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

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.

Spring Affair Preview Plant Sale

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center
Spring Affair, the Midwest’s largest plant sale and garden event, is back in-person April 28-30 in Lincoln.
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.