All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, April 9

Yonts Water Conference

Organized by the North Platte River Water for Agriculture Committee

Date: Time: 9:00 am–1:00 pm MDT Location: Gering Civic Center
The spring water conference for the North Platte Valley is named in honor of the late Dean Yonts, UNL Irrigation Specialist who helped start the event. Topics include water outlook; drought monitor update; current status of Goshen-Gering/Fort Laramie …
This event originated in Panhandle Research and Extension Center.

Food for Health Seminar Series – Jennifer Auchtung

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Nebraska Food for Health Center member, Dr. Jennifer Auchtung, Department of Food Science and Technology at UNO, will present, “Characterizing colonization resistance: How are GI microbiomes disrupted and how can they be restored?” via Zoom as …
This event originated in Nebraska Food for Health Center.

Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – Ruth Wagner

Research @ Scale: Developing Crop Science Products through Innovative Science & Modern Data Architecture

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: via Zoom
Bayer is a life science company and a global leader in health care and nutrition whose products support efforts to overcome the major challenges presented by a growing and aging global population. As the industry leader, Bayer Crop Science has a role …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

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.