All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, May 4

Aspirational Teaching Institute

Theme V: Belonging; Topic VIII

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom
Topic 8: Students struggle when they lack a sense of academic and social belonging.
This event originated in Center for Transformative Teaching.

Ace/Aro Affinity Hour

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
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 LGBQTA+ Center & Women’s Center.

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

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The month of May was chosen to commemorate the immigration of the first Japanese to the United States on May 7, 1843, and to mark the anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad on May 10, 1869. The majority of the workers who laid …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Jewish American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Recognizes the diverse contributions of the Jewish people to American culture.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Older Americans Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Established in 1963 to honor the legacies and contributions of older Americans and to support them as they enter their next stage of life.
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.