All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 15

Entomology Department – Ph.D. Defense with Jordan Reinders

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
Jordan’s seminar presentation is on “Characterizing the susceptibility and biological fitness of Nebraska western corn rootworm populations to pyramided plant-incorporated protectants.” He is an Ph.D. candidate mentored by Dr. Lance Meinke, …
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

“Within Reach: Zero Hunger” Conference Day 4

NATIONAL CONFERENCE FREE FOR UNL STUDENTS

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:30 pm Location: Online
First of the day’s events begins at 9:00 a.m., midday keynote (11:00 a.m. Dan Glickman, Former Secretary of Agriculture, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), closing keynote (3:00 p.m. Ertharin Cousin
This event originated in Global IANR.

Farm Succession & Estate Planning Workshop

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Hartington City Auditorium Basement
A workshop to help your family navigate through the legal, financial, and communication issues of generational farm transitioning. Learn what you need to know to start the process, how to begin the communication, who needs to be at the table, …
This event originated in Nebraska Extension - Cedar County.

Carbon Markets and Carbon Banks: What Do They Mean for Nebraska Agriculture?

Farm and Ranch Management Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
With Dave Aiken, professor and water and agricultural law specialist, UNL Agricultural Economics
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

PhD Dissertation Defense – Eric Hofferber

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Zoom
PRECLINICAL DEVELOPMENT OF SINGLE WALLED CARBON NANOTUBE-BASED OPTICAL BIOSENSORS
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.

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.