All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, April 13

2022 CYFS Summit on Research in Early Childhood

Date: Time: 8:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
The 2022 CYFS Summit on Research in Early Childhood aims to:

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.

Open REACH Suicide Prevention Training for Faculty and Staff

Open to any and all UNL faculty or staff

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:30 pm Location: University Health Center
Suicide prevention is a shared campus responsibility. Join the REACH movement by attending gatekeeper training!
This event originated in Big Red Resilience & Well-being.

“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. …

Japanese Conversation Table

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

Night of Listening: Gain knowledge about registering to vote

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Huskers and community members are invited to attend and participate in “Night of Listening” a Lincoln Community Townhall at 5 p.m. April 13 in the Nebraska Union Swanson Auditorium.
This event originated in Huskers Vote Coalition.

Nebraska DEI Impact Award Ceremony

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Willa Cather Dining Complex
Presented by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, the Nebraska Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Impact Awards recognize individuals and groups who actively advance diversity, equity, and inclusion in transformative and sustainable ways, at the …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

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

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.

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.