All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 14

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 Students

Open to any and all UNL students

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 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.

Student Impact Awards Reception

Hosted by Student Leadership, Involvement, & Community Engagement

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Presented annually, the Student Impact Awards celebrate the outstanding contributions to the campus community by the more than 550 Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs) and their members, leaders, and advisors.

Student Fellows Session or Social: Nebraska Governance and Tech Center

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:00 pm Location:
Session for NGTC Student Fellows. Please contact Neil Rutledge neil.rutledge@unl.edu with questions or reference the fellows calendar.
This event originated in Law.

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.