All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, April 21

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A time to “mourn the loss of lives, celebrate those who saved them, honor those who survived, and contemplate the obligations of the living”- former President Barack Obama.
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.

Americans with Disabilities Act/Section 504 for Supervisors

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:30 am Location: Available via Zoom — Register for Details.
Institutional Equity and Compliance is offering a professional development opportunity for supervisors on campus on the Americans with Disabilities Act and other laws and policies related to creating an accessible work environment for current …
This event originated in Institutional Equity and Compliance.

Entomology Department - M.S. Defense Seminar by Mia Luong

Date: Time: 10:00 am–11:00 am Location: Entomology Hall
The Entomology Department will hear from Mia Luong for her MS thesis seminar. The title of her seminar is “Interactions between resistance genes in wheat and wheat curl mite populations.” Luong is advised by Dr. Gary Hein and Dr. Joe Louis.
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Generational Transition Planning

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:30 pm MDT Location: Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory, Wagonhammer Education Center
Create a legacy and then pass it on through generational transition planning. Topics and speakers at the workshop include:
This event originated in Center for Grassland Studies.

Generational Transition Workshop

Date: Time: 10:00 am–2:30 pm MDT Location: Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory near Whitman
Nebraska Extension and Nebraska Grazing Lands Coalition will host Generational Transition Workshops Thursday, April 21 near Whitman and Friday, April 22 in Ainsworth. The April 21 program will run from 10:00 am to 2:30 p.m. MT at the University of …
This event originated in UNL Beef.

Entomology Department - M.S. Defense Seminar by Courtney Brummel

Date: Time: 11:30 am–12:30 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Courtney Brummel, Entomology master’s student, will present her M.S. thesis seminar. The title of her topic is “Integrated Honey Bee Education and Research Aids for Promoting Pollinator Conservation.” Brummel is advised by Drs. Judy Wu-Smart, …
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Financial Health Check for Farmers and Ranchers

Center for Ag Profitability Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Online (via Zoom)
This webinar will take a closer look at farm and ranch balance sheets and help you answer the questions: How healthy is your business? What are the financial vital signs? What are banks looking for when loaning you money for your operation?
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

PhD Dissertation Defense - Qiao Hu

Drone & Al for precision conservation: a case study in playa wetlands of the Rainwater Basin in Nebraska

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Hardin Hall
Artificial Intelligence (AI) in computer vision is revolutionizing the geoscience and remote
This event originated in School of Natural Resources.

Sex, Power and Assault on Campus

A CONVERSATION FOR CULTURAL CHANGE

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Kimball Recital Hall
Join us to discuss how students, faculty and staff can come together as a community and reduce sexual assault.
This event originated in University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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.