All events are in Central time unless specified.

Friday, April 29

Entomology Department Seminar with Dr. Danielle Tufts

Date: Time: 12:00 pm–1:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
The featured speaker for the Entomology Department’s seminar this week is Dr. Danielle Tufts, assistant professor at the University of Pittsburg. The title of her seminar is “Ecological and genetic drivers of tick-borne pathogen transmission.”
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Farmland and Pasture Lease Workshop

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–3:00 pm MDT Location: Sheridan County Extension
A Farmland and Pasture Lease workshop will be held April 29, from 1:00to 3:00 p.m. at the Sheridan County Extension Office (800 S Loofborrow Street, Rushville). To register call the Sheridan County Extension Office Eat (308) 327-2312. The program is …
This event originated in Panhandle Research and Extension Center.

Spring Affair April 29

Plant Sale

Date: Time: 2:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center
Friday April 29 from 2-6pm, free admission plant sale
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

Modern Food Supply Chains and Meeting the Challenges of Feeding Ourselves Through the 21st Century

By Dr. Richard Sexton

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–5:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Abstract:
This event originated in Agricultural Economics.

Plant Disease Sensing: Studying Plant-Pathogen Interactions at Scale

UNL AGRONOMY AND HORTICULTURE SEMINAR SERIES

Date: Time: 3:30 pm Location: Online via Zoom
This event originated in Water Issues.

Dr. Dennis Burson Retirement Reception

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Nebraska East Union
Please join us from 4:00 to 6:00 pm on Friday, April 29 to help celebrate the amazing career of Dr. Dennis Burson. Dr. Burson was Extension Meat Specialist in the Department of Animal Science from 1984 through 2020. Dennis was instrumental in …
This event originated in Animal Science.

Ongoing Events

Spring Affair Preview Plant Sale

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Lancaster Event Center
Spring Affair, the Midwest’s largest plant sale and garden event, is back in-person April 28-30 in Lincoln.
This event originated in Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

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.