All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, April 17

The Day of Silence

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
During which students take a daylong vow of silence to protest the actual silencing of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students and their straight allies due to bias and harassment.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

NPOD Monthly Meeting

Date: Time: 10:00 am–12:00 pm Location: via ZOOM
This is the monthly PI meeting of the Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases.

Convening Global Perspectives in Nebraska through Fulbright

Part of the IANR Global Voices Seminar Series

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Online
Our Global Voices Seminar Series has returned—digitally!

Ongoing Events

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.

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.

POSTPONED: Alumni & Friends Weekend

Date: Time: All Day Location: Animal Sciences Complex
Please save the date for our annual Alumni & Friends Reunion, April 17 & 18, 2020. On Friday, April 17, we will host the 2020 Block and Bridle Honors Banquet where we will recognize our undergraduate students as well as a Block and Bridle Honoree. On …
This event originated in Animal Science.

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.