All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, May 21

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A day set aside by the United Nations as an opportunity to deepen our understanding of the values of cultural diversity and to learn to live together better.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Managing Behavioral Health: A Key to Farming and Ranching in the Era of COVID-19

Dr. Christine L. Chasek and Dr. Michael R. Rosmann

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online
COVID adds new uncertainties to farming and ranching on top of a five-year economic recession in agriculture. Like the bomb cyclone and flooding that impacted Nebraska last year and into 2020, COVID is largely beyond the control of agricultural …
This event originated in Agricultural Economics.

Be a Bug Boss Part 2

Virtual Workshop: Making an Insect Collection

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Online
Learn how to collect, identify, and display insects, and get ready to enter a “boss level” bug box to compete at your local county fair!

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.