All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 8

Buddha Day (Vesak or Visakha Puja)

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Buddhist festival that marks Gautama Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. It falls on the day of the full moon in May and it is a gazetted holiday in India.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Global Office Hours

In person & virtual

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Agricultural Hall
For students: chat with Jon Kerrigan and Brianne Wolf, globally-focused staff members, about anything global! Curious about education abroad, prepping for an international or globally-focused career (whether in the U.S. or abroad), or getting …
This event originated in Global IANR.

BSE Brown Bag - Dr. Angie Pannier

Understanding SARS-CoV2 and COVID-19 Vaccines

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
During this informal brown bag, Dr. Angie Pannier, professor and Biomedical Engineer William E. Brooks Engineering Leadership Fellow, Department of Biological Systems Engineering, will give information on cell and molecular biology to understand …
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

Panel Discussion: Proposed Changes to Capital Gains

Farm and Ranch Management Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
roposed changes to capital gains have farmers and ranchers wondering what it means for passing their operations to the next generation. Katie Samples Dean, an attorney specializing in agricultural law, and Paul Neiffer, a Certified Public Accountant …
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

M.S. Thesis Defense Seminar – Jackson S. Stansell

Date: Time: 4:00 pm Location: ZOOM
Development and Automation of a Sensor-Based Fertigation Management (SBFM) Framework for Irrigated Row Crop Production Systems
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

Ongoing Events

Spring Affair Plant Sale, Events & Garden Resources

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: UNL East Campus Greenhouse
Virtual Preview Party with music, plant talks, videos and more.
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

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.

Lailat al Bara’a

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Also known as Barat, or Night of Forgiveness, an Islamic holiday during which practitioners of the faith seek forgiveness for sins.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Passover

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
An eight-day Jewish holiday and festival in commemoration of the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.