Student Employee of the Year Ceremony | April 27April 27, 2017
Student Employment Services will hold the annual Student Employee of the Year Ceremony in the MBSC Ballroom on April 27. The campus community is invited to attend. Refreshments will be served.
Self-Defense Workshop | April 28April 28, 2017
Campus Recreation’s Instructional Programs are partnering with 4 Horsemen Security for the second Self-Defense Workshop of the spring semester on April 28. Please register for free online.
SCCJ Lecture Series: Studying the Police and Crime in the Bakken Oil Fields of North Dakota | April 26April 26, 2017
The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice invites you to a presentation reporting on research on crime and policing in the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota, where the sudden growth of the oil industry has resulted in major economic, social, and demographic changes.
Year End Sidewalk Sale | April 24 – 28April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017
All sale items will be an additional 20 percent off!
Pool Closed for Maintenance | April 28 - June 1April 28, 2017 - June 01, 2017
The Wellness Center is working on making the pool cleaner and more accessible for use. During the closedown, UNO swimmers who are looking for open swim times are able to use the Theisen Swimming Pool and Fieldhouse at Brownell Talbot at no additional charge.
Nintendo Switch Giveaway | UNO Bookstore Buy BackApril 26, 2017 - May 05, 2017
Buy back will be available on both Dodge and Scott Campus, with a chance to win a Nintendo Switch!
National Walk at Lunch Day | April 26April 26, 2017
Take the pledge to stand up and walk with tens of thousands of walkers nationwide. Americans spend an average of 13 hours a day sitting. Walking for just 30 minutes a day can reduce the risk of chronic illnesses, improve muscle tone, and reduce stress.
Cap and Gown Pick-UpApril 26, 2017 - May 05, 2017
If you shipped your cap and gown to the UNO Bookstore, it will be ready for pickup starting April 26.
UNO Bands Present Soundtracks | April 21April 21, 2017
This concert will include performances by the University Band and the Symphonic Wind Ensemble, featuring music from Star Wars by John Williams.
De-Stress Fest: Camping on CampusApril 27, 2017 - April 28, 2017
Experience UNO in a totally new way and camp out ON CAMPUS!
UNO to Host 2017 Midwest Numerical Analysis DayApril 22, 2017
The purpose of this conference is to provide a forum for researchers at all stages in their careers to exchange ideas in numerical analysis, scientific computing, and related application areas.
Lot 26 Closed April 20April 20, 2017
Due to an event at Baxter Arena, shuttle service to Lot 26 will end at 1:45 P.M. on April 20. Open parking will be available on Dodge and Pacific Campuses after 2 P.M. Please plan accordingly.
Week of the Young Child | April 24-28April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017
The Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration hosted by the National Association for the Education of Young Children celebrating early learning, young children, their teachers, and families.
Retirement Open House for Nora Bacon | April 26April 26, 2017
English professor Nora Bacon is retiring after more than 20 years at UNO. Come celebrate her retirement on April 26.
XSEDE Workshop: MPI Programming | April 18-19April 18, 2017 - April 19, 2017
This workshop is intended to give C and Fortran programmers an introduction to MPI programming. The event is free.
Walk to Fight Suicide | April 30April 30, 2017
Join thousands of people across the country raising money to bring mental health conditions out of the darkness. Walk, volunteer, or donate to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
Transitions Program Annual Talent Show | April 21April 21, 2017
The Transitions Program, a program on campus for young adults on the autism spectrum, will be hold its annual talent show on April 21. The event is free and open to the public.
Sharp Weapons in a Madman's Hands | April 19April 19, 2017
Vincent Carlson-Brown, artistic director of Nebraska Shakespeare, will offer a lecture and discussion. The event is free and open to the public.
Psychological First Aid CourseApril 26, 2017
The purpose of this program is to equip natural helpers to provide psychological support to survivors of critical incidents. Space is limited, register today!
Moving Company Spring Showcase | April 23April 23, 2017
The Moving Company will hold its spring showcase on April 23.
MavCENT$ Financial Literacy Program to Host Hip Hop Rapper Dee-1 | April 26April 26, 2017
The Office of Financial Support and Scholarships (FSS) is committed to educating UNO students on managing their personal finances and are excited to bring Dee-1 and his positive message about finances to UNO students.
Omaha Street School and Table Grace Café Host Ball Pit ConversationsApril 18, 2017
The Ball Pit Conversations will be taking place on campus outside Milo Bail in the plaza from 11:00-2:00pm. Stop by, jump in the ball pit, and make a friend!
Thank you Party – Best Student Section 2017 | April 22April 22, 2017
Students, faculty, staff, community members, and alumni are invited to celebrate! Join UNO for free food, music, and games. Then join the community for an evening of soccer, as the women's team hosts Creighton and the men's team takes on Creighton at Morrison Stadium.
Study of Food Policy Networks in Omaha Presentation | April 26April 26, 2017
Bryce Hoflund, associate professor at the School of Public Administration, and Megan McGuffey, School of Public Administration graduate student, will present Study of Food Policy Networks in Omaha, Nebraska on April 26.
Summer Opportunities FairApril 20, 2017
The Academic & Career Development Center is hosting its final career fair of the semester on April 20 in the Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center.
Emotions the Focus of Philosophy Forum at UNOApril 21, 2017 - April 22, 2017
A free two-day forum will feature scholars exploring questions about the nature, purpose of emotions
Emergency Services Workshop Puts Focus on CollaborationApril 28, 2017 - April 30, 2017
The conference is part of an effort to encourage diversity in the field. This is the third year of the workshop and the second time it will be in Nebraska.
Civic Engagement Through Song: Lunch and Learn | April 22April 22, 2017
Students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in the final campus sing-in on April 22. A portion of the program will discuss the role music has played in social justice and civic engagement. The event is free and open to the public.
Barbara Willson Memorial Lecture Series: Thesis Presentations | April 24April 24, 2017
Two graduating art history majors will present to the public short versions of their theses. The event will be held in the UNO Art Gallery.
The Art of Living with Cancer Conference | April 22April 22, 2017
The premier cancer conference for survivors and their caregivers and medical professionals is hosted by A Time to Heal, a holistic cancer wellness rehabilitation program founded in Omaha, Nebraska, and delivered nationwide. Register now!
School of Communication to Hold First Amendment Panel | April 13April 13, 2017
A panel of experts featuring local news writers, reporters, and University of Nebraska Omaha professors will discuss the importance of truth in the new war on the press.The event is free and open to the public.
Mindful Living: The Benefits of the Alexander Technique for the Body and Mind | April 17April 17, 2017
Alexander teacher and musician Laura Medisky will share her experiences as a student and teacher of the Alexander Technique.
Indian Student Association to Host Holi Festival | April 16April 16, 2017
ISA is back with Holi – The Festival of Colors. Receive two color packets with the purchase of every ticket.
Biomechanics Seminar Series | April 14April 14, 2017
Dr. Jennifer Merickel will present on Combining Vehicle and Physiologic Sensors to Quantify Risk in Drivers with Diabetes
Balloon to Carry Student ExperimentsApril 21, 2017
K-12, UNO and UNL students will test experiments inside a high-altitude balloon and track results
UNO Relay For LifeApril 21, 2017
UNO’s Colleges Against Cancer and the American Cancer Society are combining forces to host a UNO Relay For Life walk. Relay is family friendly and will include games, music, activities, and more!
Critical Perspectives on Ending Racial-Ethnic Discrimination in the U.S. | April 11April 11, 2017
Alpha Kappa Delta's Alpha chapter of Nebraska invites you to a presentation by Olu Oyinlade, Ph.D., professor of Sociology at UNO.
Open Filming for Chancellor Farewell Video | April 12April 12, 2017
Stop by the Weitz CEC to be part of a video thanking Chancellor Christensen for a decade of leadership, collaboration and momentum.
Road Closure on Dodge Campus | April 15April 15, 2017
A stretch of University Drive North will be closed on Saturday, April 15.
Retirement Reception for Rita Henry | April 20April 20, 2017
After 35 years of service in Student Affairs, Rita Henry is retiring. Please join the UNO community in wishing her well at a reception on April 20.
Pearl Blizek Women's Studies Lecture | April 13April 13, 2017
Joanna Dreby, Ph.D., will present Growing Up in the Age of Enforcement: Impacts of Illegality on Children.
National Robotics Week at UNOApril 14, 2017
National Robotics Week is a week of activities organized throughout the United States to increase awareness about robotic technology and its impact on the future of United States and the world. Register for UNO's events for free.
Intercity Bus Usage Study in NebraskaApril 13, 2017
The Nebraska Department of Roads, in collaboration with UNO, will hold a series of open house sessions throughout the state regarding a study of Nebraska intercity bus usage.
Indian Music Concert | April 10April 10, 2017
The exciting music of South India will be on display in concert at the Strauss Performing Arts Center. Free admission with MavCARD.
Film Screening of An American Ascent | April 13April 13, 2017
The film is a documentary about the first African-American expedition to tackle North America's highest peak, Denali, formerly known as Mount McKinley in Alaska.
Women's and Gender Studies Program Annual Luncheon | April 28April 28, 2017
Join Women's amd Gender Studies students, staff, faculty, and friends to celebrate the presentation of the Mary Ann Lamanna Award, and the inaugurate Iota Iota Iota, the Women's and Gender Studies Honor Society at UNO.
UNO Men's Volleyball Club to Compete in ChampionshipApril 13, 2017 - April 15, 2017
The UNO Men’s Volleyball Club will compete in the Midwest Plains Conference Championship April 13-15.
Screening of 'Prince Among Slaves' and Discussion | April 11April 11, 2017
UNO Islamic Studies Program and Black Studies Department are organizing a free screening of Prince Among Slaves, with a follow up discussion facilitated by Jeremy Rehwaldt, Ph.D., professor of Religious Studies at Midland University.
Midlands Sexual Health Research Collaborative Sexploration Week | April 10-13April 10, 2017 - April 13, 2017
The students of the Midlands Sexual Health Research Collaborative present Sexploration: a week of fun events related to sexual health.
All Campus Meeting: UNO’s Learning Management System (LMS) Next StepsApril 14, 2017
Join Information Technology Services (ITS) for an all campus event on April 14 to wrap up the Canvas pilot and discuss UNO’s next steps with the LMS.
ACDC Success Series: Plan Not CramApril 10, 2017
This interactive workshop is focused on time management for students preparing for upcoming tests and finals.
English Department Cover Art ContestApril 15, 2017
Submit a piece of original art for the cover of the Department of English's new composition textbook. The winner will receive a copy of the book and a cash prize! Submissions are due April 15.
Encountering the Past: Costumes & Combat | April 11April 11, 2017
UNO Medieval and Renaissance Studies presents Encountering the Past: Costumes & Combat, featuring combats and crafts with the participation of local Amtgard and Society for Creative Anachronism groups, and an exhibit of Shakespearean costumes.
UNO Theatre Presents Tales of the Lost FormicansApril 12, 2017 - April 22, 2017
A funny and yet poignant look at Middle America and the challenges faced by one family through the eyes of an otherworldly visitor
Sustainability Leadership Presentation Series | April 6April 06, 2017
The Center for Urban Sustainability is hosting a watch party of the webinar Green Practices, Policies and Attitudes in Information Technology Past and Present. All are welcome to attend.
Mavericks vs. Huskers at Werner ParkApril 05, 2017
Omaha Baseball returns to action on Wednesday, April 5, hosting UNL at Werner Park.
Donate Life Month Celebration | April 10April 10, 2017
Celebrate Donate Life Month by becoming an organ donor!
Chancellor's Farewell Open HouseApril 18, 2017
Join the UNO community as we celebrate John Christensen's decade of leadership and 40 years of service to UNO.
Ruth & Phil Sokolof Lecture | April 27April 27, 2017
The Schwalb Center invites you to Russia & Israel: New Emerging Powers in the Middle East, presented by Jonathan Adelman.
Nudging Students to Success: The Integration of Academic Advising and Motivational Psychology | April 6April 06, 2017
In this webinar, presenters from past NACADA conferences come together to address a dilemma that academic advisors from across the globe are all too familiar with.
Dramatic Reading of The Whipping Man | April 11April 11, 2017
You are invited to a dramatic reading of The Whipping Man, by the Performing Arts Collective. Immediately following, Slavery Then & Now: Passover Reflections will be presented by Jane Gordon, Ph.D, University of Connecticut.
WiSTEM Pro2 Presents: Ambition, Risk-Taking, and Career Choice | April 20April 20, 2017
Drawing upon her work with the glass cliff phenomenon, Michelle Ryan will highlight her current research on how women’s choices are shaped and constrained by the gendered nature of organizational and social contexts, as well as how women see themselves within these contexts.
Lavender Graduation and LGBTQIA+ HonorsApril 29, 2017
Lavender Graduation is an annual ceremony to honor lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and ally students and to acknowledge their achievements and contributions to the University. If registered by April 24, graduates will receive rainbow cords and other celebratory regalia.
Conflicted Beliefs | April 4April 04, 2017
Please join us for a fascinating talk by Ivo Raband, assistant lecturer at the Institute of Art History at the University of Bern.
Success Series: Life as a Lawyer | April 5April 05, 2017
This event will feature a panel discussion moderated by the College of Law Interim Dean Richard Moberly at 1 P.M., followed by a presentation and discussion from Melissa McCoy, assistant director, Nebraska Law.
Retirement Planning Workshop | April 11April 11, 2017
You’ve made a lot of sacrifices in order to put away enough money to retire. When it’s finally time, do you know how to get the money back? Please join TIAA and Human Resources to learn more.
Honors Convocations | April 13-14April 13, 2017 - April 14, 2017
You are invited to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions made by the outstanding faculty and students of UNO.
Campus Conversations Speaker to Focus on Accessible Learning | April 5April 05, 2017
Sheryl Burgstahler, Ph.D.,expert on universal design and inclusive learning environments, will speak at UNO on April 5.
Register for CAREEROCKIT | April 1-8April 01, 2017 - April 08, 2017
CAREEROCKIT is an opportunity for thousands of students to participate in career experiences. Get on board and explore firsthand what it's like to be a nurse, software developer, machinist, entrepreneur, and more!
CFE Presents: The Great Race: UNO Faculty Scavenger Hunt | April 21April 21, 2017
All faculty are invited to join the fun and to start recruiting their teams now! Team registration deadline is Friday, April 7.
Take Action and Win Lady Gaga TicketsApril 26, 2017
Submit your story about the active steps you are taking to make the UNO campus free from sexual violence and how to show support for survivors. You can win TWO tickets to see Lady Gaga at the CenturyLink Center on August 19!
UNO's Got Talent | April 6April 06, 2017
National Student Speech Language Hearing Association is gearing up to host their third annual talent show fundraiser, benefitting the Autism Society of Nebraska.
The NGO/Nonprofit Response to the Refugee Crisis | April 13April 13, 2017
Join a panel of experts to discuss the role of nonprofit organizations during this unprecedented global migration crisis.
Take Back The Night | April 6April 06, 2017
Come join the movement to end sexual violence and show support for survivors! The night will include a candlelight vigil, starting in Memorial Park, followed by a rally with our community partners and advocates.
Step It Up 5k | April 8April 08, 2017
Alpha Xi Delta will be hosting their annual 5k run/walk benefitting Autism Speaks!
Hidden Colors Documentary SeriesApril 03, 2017 - May 02, 2017
Join the National Council of Negro Women for an engaging viewing of Hidden Colors, a four part documentary series directed by Tariq Nasheed.
Alzheimer's Symposium | April 7April 07, 2017
James A. Hendrix, Ph.D. will give a presentation about the state of research on Alzheimer’s disease. Breakfast will be served. All are invited to attend.
Summer Opportunities Fair | April 20April 20, 2017
Not sure what you’ll be doing this summer? There’s still time to find a job through the Summer Opportunities Fair!
Begin With The End in Mind Lecture Series: Advance Directives | April 7April 07, 2017
The final session of the lecture series will feature Timothy Lenaghan of Legal Aid of Nebraska.
Call for Civic Participation Project Mini-Grant Proposals | Due April 3April 03, 2017
The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs is pleased to invite Civic Participation Project mini-grant proposals from UNO faculty that address UNO’s goals of civic engagement / civic participation.
2017 Water for Food Global Conference | April 10-12April 10, 2017 - April 12, 2017
The 2017 Water for Food Global Conference, organized by the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska, will examine the work being done to ensure global water for food security.
The Glass Cliff | Save The Date: April 20April 20, 2017
WiSTEM Pro2 is proud to host a discussion of the glass cliff and gender equality in the workplace.
Service Learning ShowcaseApril 12, 2017
The purpose of the Service Learning Showcase is to provide examples of best practices, serve as an opportunity for networking and sharing scholarship, and to offer a forum for celebrating 2016-2017 service learning experiences.
Attend the 2017 ASPA Conference | April 14April 14, 2017
This year’s conference will highlight Bold Public Service, with panels focusing on service in communities and healthcare. Conference registration is free.
NCNW 90's Trivia NightApril 06, 2017
Join us for trivia fun and learn more about becoming a member of the NCNW.
MavGrants Evaluation | April 10 - 21April 10, 2017 - April 21, 2017
The Office of Research and Creative Activity delivers MavGrants as part of its mission to enhance and promote UNO's research programs and to help faculty and students succeed in their research and creative efforts.
Midwest Entrepreneurship Conference | April 7-8April 07, 2017 - April 08, 2017
Ten inspiring speakers, a startup career fair, a pitch contest and mentoring sessions are planned during the sixth annual Midwest Entrepreneurship Conference (MWEC), April 7–8 at KANEKO in downtown Omaha.
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