All events are in Central time unless specified.

Monday, April 11

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.

BroadCAST webinar

w/Novelist and UNL Director of Creative Writing Timothy Schaffert

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
A native of Hamilton County, NE and alum of UNL, Timothy Schaffert is Susan J. Rosowski Professor of English, Women’s & Gender Studies and Director of the UNL Creative Writing Program. He is the author of 6 novels, including The Swan Gondola (2014) …

“What were you wearing?” Survivor Art Installation

A Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Neihardt Center
An exhibit that asks participants to understand that it is never about the clothing when sexual violence occurs. This display will show recreations of outfits worn by those who were sexually assaulted with accompanying stories from the survivors. …

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.

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.