All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, April 4

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.

Tim Youd retyping Willa Cather’s “O Pioneers!”

Date: Time: 10:00 am–3:30 pm Location: Outside Architecture Hall
Tim Youd, performance artist, is scheduled from April 1-8 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln campus, where he will type “O Pioneers!” at the site of a famous photo of Cather taken during her time as a student at the University of Nebraska in …
This event originated in Libraries.

Nebraska Community of Learners – Understanding Diversity through Education (#NCLUDE)

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:30 pm Location: Zoom
#NCLUDE is an opportunity for participants to contribute to ongoing resources related to inclusive excellence and to connect the Office of Diversity and Inclusion to the expanded community. Each session will present opportunities for individuals to …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Voter Registration Days

hosted by Huskers Vote Coalition

Date: Time: 11:00 am–1:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
An in-person opportunity for students, staff, and faculty to become a registered voter and learn details about the upcoming primary election in Nebraska.
This event originated in Huskers Vote Coalition.

Faculty Fellows Session or Social: Nebraska Governance and Tech Center

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location:
Session for NGTC Faculty Fellows. Please contact Elsbeth Magilton elsbeth@unl.edu with questions or reference the fellows only calendar.
This event originated in Law.

JGMC Open House

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Stop by the Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center (JGMC) during the Open House! There will be a variety of fun activities throughout the building for students and the UNL community. Come meet the staff from all the departments within the JGMC.

JGMC Open House

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
The Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center is hosting an Open House on April 4th in celebration of JGMC Week! We are celebrating 12 years of being established in this wonderful building and would like you’ll to join us at 1pm to engage with our staff, …

IES Spring Celebration 2022| Screening: No Más Bebés

DOCUMENTARY BY DR. VIRGINIA ESPINO AND RENEE TAJIMA-PEÑA

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Lied Commons
No Más Bebés is the story of immigrant mothers who were pushed into sterilizations while giving birth at the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center during the 1970s. Alongside intrepid young Mexican American lawyers, and armed with hospital records …
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.

IES Spring Celebration 2022: “‘Para que me Recuerden’: Acts of Love for Family and Community”

Dr. Virginia Espino, UCLA

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Zoom Webinar
Virginia Espino is an oral and public historian whose research focuses on health activism, motherhood and the varied uses of public space. She earned her Ph.D. from Arizona State University writing about population control politics and reproductive …
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.

Black Greek 101

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:45 pm Location: Zoom
Black Greek 101 is a seminar to learn more about the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) or commonly referred to as Divine Nine (D9) organization. In this seminar, you will learn about all nine organizations but also the current chapter that are on …
This event originated in Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Canceled: Grad Student Drop-In Spaces for Coping with Burnout

Open Weekly Zoom Chats for Graduate Students

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: https://go.unl.edu/dropinspacegrad
Feeling burned out from trying to navigate school and life during a pandemic? Want to talk about it?
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

Ongoing Events

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.

Husker Suit-Up

Professional Attire at Discounted Prices

Date: Time: 12:00 am–11:55 pm Location: Online or in Gateway Mall JCPenney store
The Husker Suit-Up event, hosted by JCPenney and UNL Career Services, allows students the opportunity to build their professional wardrobe with discounts on career and dress apparel.
This event originated in Career Services.

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.

Hand-made Kimono Exhibit

By Jay Thaisetthawatkul

Date: Time: All Day Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Jay Thaisetthawatkul is making his kimono exhibit debut in the Kawasaki Reading Room! Jay is a junior physics major and craftsman. He is self-taught and enjoys the challenge of creating!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .