All events are in Central time unless specified.

Wednesday, April 14

12th Annual NPOD Spring Retreat 2021

“Adipocytes”

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: On-site or Zoom
The Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases (NPOD) 12th Annual Spring Retreat will be held on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. The theme of this year’s symposium is “Adipocytes”.

“Within Reach: Zero Hunger” Conference Day 3

NATIONAL CONFERENCE FREE FOR UNL STUDENTS

Date: Time: 9:00 am–7:00 pm Location: Online
First of the day’s events begins at 9:00 a.m., keynote at 11:00 a.m. featuring Roger Thurow, Senior Fellow on Global Food and Agriculture, Chicago Council on Global Affairs & author of best-selling books “The Last Hunger Season: A Year in an …
This event originated in Global IANR.

CANCELLED: Succession and Estate Planning Workshop

This event has been cancelled.

Date: Time: 10:00 am–3:00 pm Location: Gage County Extension
This event has been cancelled.
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

A Discussion on Digital Badges

Larkin Powell and Tom Burkey – CASNR Associate Deans

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: ZOOM
—what is a digital badge and how does it ‘work’?
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

Youth In Ag: Patrick Mugiraneza

Part of the Agriculture Leadership Shields Speaker Series

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online
Agriculture Leadership Shields is pleased to invite you to a talk and Q&A with Patrick Mugiraneza on Wednesday, April 14, from 12-1. Patrick, a former Mandela Fellow, currently an Assistant Lecturer at the College of Agriculture of the University of …
This event originated in Global IANR.

“Changing Climate, Warmer Nights and Crop Yields,” presented by Harkamal Walia

The Chancellor’s Distinguished Nebraska Lecture

Date: Time: 12:00 pm Location: Online
The Spring 2021 Chancellor’s Distinguished Nebraska Lecture features Dr. Harkamal Walia, associate professor of agronomy and horticulture. Email questions for Walia to unlresearch@unl.edu.
This event originated in Global IANR.

IANR/CASNR Graduate Student Seminar and Roundtable Discussion with IANR Under Secretary in Residence Greg Ibach

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Please join us either in-person or virtually (via Zoom) to engage in a presentation and roundtable discussion with IANR Under Secretary in Residence Greg Ibach. Greg Ibach, former U.S. Department of Agricultural Undersecretary and former director of …

Tribal Water Summit

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Nebraska tribal youth will present on water topics as part of the summit and seminar series
This event originated in Water Issues.

Water Seminar Series Spring 2021 “TRIBUTARIES: RACE, JUSTICE AND THE ENVIRONMENT”

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Zoom
The Nebraska Water Center (NWC), in partnership with the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Natural Resources, will begin its annual Spring Water Seminar Series this February. The series will focus on race, justice and the environment and …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

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.

National 4-H Conference

Date: Time: All Day Location: Washington, D.C.
National 4-H Conference is the annual premiere national civic engagement opportunity for 4-H members across the country. Nebraska 4-H may send two delegates each year. Delegates are selected using the Achievement Application and interviews.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

Spring Research Days

Date: Time: All Day Location: Online and MediaHub
The annual fair showcases research and creative accomplishments by university graduate and undergraduate students. In lieu of the traditional poster session and creative exhibition, undergraduate and graduate students are invited to develop a 5-8 …
This event originated in Graduate Studies Dates.

The Challenge of Change: The New Normal?

BSAS Virtual Conference

Date: Time: All Day Location: Virtual
Running across 4 days from the 12th – 15th April, the conference will engage and excite attendees, covering cutting edge research in animal science, agriculture, policy and trade, education and knowledge exchange. By bringing all sectors relating …
This event originated in Center for Grassland Studies.

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.

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.

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.