All events are in Central time unless specified.

Tuesday, April 19

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.

13th Annual NPOD Spring Retreat

“Lipid Metabolism”

Date: Time: 8:30 am–4:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
The Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases (NPOD) will host his 13th Annual Spring Retreat on Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at the Sheldon Museum of Art (12th and R St, Lincoln, NE).

YASER KISHAWI

DISSERTATION DEFENSE

Date: Time: 9:30 am–10:30 am Location: Chase Hall
IMPACTS OF REDCEDAR ENCROACHMENT ON WATER RESOURCES IN
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

Gradfest

Date: Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Wick Alumni Center
Join the Nebraska Alumni Association and your fellow Husker graduates for Gradfest on Tuesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 20 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., at the Wick Alumni Center (16th & R Street) to purchase your cap and gown and celebrate your big …
This event originated in University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Benjamin D. Hage Ph.D. Candidate, Biomedical Engineering

Dissertation Defense Seminar

Date: Time: 2:00 pm Location: Chase Hall
“Functional Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound Studies of Hemodynamic Response to Pneumotactile Somatosensory Stimulation and Active Motor Tasks”
This event originated in Biological Systems Engineering.

MS Thesis Defense - Dominic Cristiano

An investigation of the attitudes and behavioral outcomes of Nebraskan hunters towards tick-borne disease

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–3:00 pm Location: Zoom Webinar
As changes in climate, land-use, and vegetation alter the landscape of the Great Plains, new threats to public health are emerging. Incidences of tick-borne disease contraction in Nebraska have increased nearly 250% over the past two decades – …
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

CBC/RBC seminar - Dr. Yusuf A. Hannun, Stony Brook Cancer Center

Neutral Sphingomyelinase, Ceramide Signaling, and Roles in Cancer Cell Migration

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Beadle Center
Dr. Hannun is an internationally known researcher in the areas of lipids, protein kinases, and signal transduction. His novel contributions to science in the field of lipid biology have opened up a new field of investigation centered on the study of …
This event originated in Biochemistry.

UNL Rodeo Association Club Meeting

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
This event originated in Animal Science.

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.