All events are in Central time unless specified.

Thursday, May 5

A Community Competition: The TAPS Crowdsourcing Team

Center for Ag Profitability Webinar

Date: Time: 12:00 am–1:00 am Location: Online (via Zoom)
With: Matt Stockton, professor and agricultural economist, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
This event originated in Center for Agricultural Profitability.

Cinco de Mayo

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
A Mexican holiday commemorating the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War (1861-1867). This day celebrates Mexican culture and heritage, including parades and mariachi music performances.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Horticulture Club Spring Plant Sale

Date: Time: 9:00 am–4:00 pm Location: Teaching Greenhouse West
Support the Horticulture Club at their annual spring plant sale May 4 and 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and May 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the East Campus Teaching Greenhouse West next to Plant Sciences Hall.
This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.

Pesticide Applicator Nebraska Department of Agriculture Walk-in Testing - Lincoln, NE

Date: Time: 9:00 am–2:00 pm Location: Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County conference rooms
Opportunity to take exams for a new commercial or non-commercial pesticide applicator license. To prepare for these exams, a person should obtain study manuals through the Nebraska Extension at http://pested.unl.edu
This event originated in Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County.

Entomology Department - Capstone presentation by Fiona Callahan

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Entomology Hall
Fiona Callahan will give a presentation on her undergraduate capstone thesis project titled, “A Preliminary Study of Insect Populations and Family Diversity on Milkweeds around Mead, Nebraska.” She is advised by Drs. Judy Wu-Smart, Tom Weissling, and …
This event originated in Entomology Calendar.

Meat Science Club Meeting

Date: Time: 6:00 pm Location: Animal Sciences Complex
This event originated in Animal Science.

Ongoing Events

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
The month of May was chosen to commemorate the immigration of the first Japanese to the United States on May 7, 1843, and to mark the anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad on May 10, 1869. The majority of the workers who laid …
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Equestrian Team: IHSA Nationals

Date: Time: All Day Location: Harrisburg, PA
This event originated in Animal Science.

Jewish American Heritage Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Recognizes the diverse contributions of the Jewish people to American culture.
This event originated in Diversity at UNL.

Older Americans Month

Date: Time: All Day Location: This is in observance and not an event on campus.
Established in 1963 to honor the legacies and contributions of older Americans and to support them as they enter their next stage of life.
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.