All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, April 30

IANR Supervisor Training

Setting Expectations, Holding Employees Accountable, and Documenting Appropriately

Date: Time: 9:00 am–11:00 am Location: Virtual
This event originated in IANR Diversity & Inclusion.

P. Stephen Baenziger Virtual Retirement Reception

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: via Zoom
University of Nebraska–Lincoln Professor P. Stephen Baenziger will retire May 3 after 35 years of service to Nebraska. Baenziger has been the small grains breeder in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture since 1986. A virtual retirement …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Entomology Department Seminar – Courtney Brummel

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Webinar/Online Seminar
Courtney Brummel will present a seminar on “Aliens in your yard: is invasive vegetation inhospitable to insect communities?” Brummel is a master’s student with Dr. Judy Wu-Smart and Dr. Louise Lynch-O’Brien, UNL Department of Entomology.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Horticulture Club plant pop-up sale

All sales will be on a first-come basis, no preorders

Date: Time: 11:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Teaching Greenhouse West
For this year’s spring plant sale, the club will offer patio planters and hanging baskets with a few specialty items offered a la carte.
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Food for Health Seminar Series – Helen E. Vuong

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Zoom
Dr. Helen Vuong will present, “Towards understanding the role of the microbiome in central nervous system development and function” via Zoom as part of the Food for Health Seminar Series. This virtual visit is being organized by the NFHC Graduate …
This event originated in Nebraska Food for Health Center.

Agronomy & Horticulture Seminar – Asheesh Singh

Expanding the Breeding Toolbox to Develop Soybean Cultivars

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: via Zoom
Asheesh Singh, professor, Bayer Chair in Soybean Breeding, Associate Chair for Discovery and Engagement, Department of Agronomy, Iowa State University, presents, “Expanding the Breeding Toolbox to Develop Soybean Cultivars.” The soybean breeding …
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Ongoing Events

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.

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.

The Festival of Ridvan

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A holiday celebrated by those of the Baha’i Faith, commemorating the 12 days when Baha’u’llah, the prophet-founder, resided in a garden called Ridvan (Paradise) and publicly proclaimed His mission as God’s messenger for this age.
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.