All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, April 6

Activity

Painted Quilts of the Hopi Mesas

Hosted by International Quilt Museum

Recurring Date Info:
Daily:
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.
Performing Arts - Other

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

Recurring Date Info:
Daily:
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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.
Activity

Voter Registration Days

hosted by Huskers Vote Coalition

Recurring Date Info:
Daily:
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11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: 1st Floor Informational Booth
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.
Special Event

Pop Up Pantry

Date:
Time:
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Room: Unity Room
Drop by the Unity Room if you are in need of some essential pantry and hygiene items.
Activity

Pop Up Pantry

Date:
Time:
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Drop by the Unity Room if you are in need of some essential pantry and hygiene items.
Other

Aspirational Teaching Institute

Theme III: Preparation; Topic VI

Date:
Time:
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: Online via Zoom
Topic 6: Many students (especially those who are first-generation) are unfamiliar with the unwritten rules of college and do not have well-developed academic habits.
Activity

Bollywood and Salsa: Learn how to dance

Date:
Time:
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center
Explore the Latine and Desi culture by learning salsa and bollywood from two UNL students.
Social Event

Bollywood and Salsa: Learn how to dance

Date:
Time:
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Room: Heritage Room
Explore the Latin and Desi culture by learning salsa and Bollywood from two UNL students.
Activity

Ace/Aro Affinity Hour

Recurring Date Info:
Biweekly:
Date:
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5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: 234
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 Gender and Sexuality Center.
Activity

Japanese Conversation Table

Recurring Date Info:
Weekly:
Date:
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5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Room: JGMC 302
Join us to work on your Japanese abilities!
This event originated in Kawasaki Reading Room .
Activity

ASUN Senate

Recurring Date Info:
Weekly:
Date:
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6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Union Room: Platte River
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.
Lecture

E. N. Thompson Forum: “Reckoning and Reconciliation on the Great Plains: Healing Historical Harm Caused by Conquest and Colonialism”

Walter Echo-Hawk

Date:
Time:
7:00 pm
Location: Lied Center for Performing Arts
Echo-Hawk is President of the Pawnee Nation Business Council. He is an author, attorney, and and well-renowned legal scholar. A Pawnee Indian with a BA, Political Science, Oklahoma St. Univ. (1970) and JD, UNM (1973), he practices law in Oklahoma.
This event originated in EN Thompson Forum.

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.
Sale

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.
Art Exhibition

Hand-made Kimono Exhibit

By Jay Thaisetthawatkul

Date:
Time:
All Day
Location: Jackie Gaughan Multicultural Center Room: JGMC 302
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 .
Other

Autism Awareness Month

Recurring Date Info:
Annually:
Date:
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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.
Memorial

Deaf History Month

Recurring Date Info:
Annually:
Date:
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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.
Activity

Diversity Month

Recurring Date Info:
Annually:
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.