Food and celebrations dominate this week's list of 8 activities

Cinco de Mayo Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at East Campus Dining Center.
Cinco de Mayo Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at East Campus Dining Center.

Stop by one of many food trucks around campus this week with cuisines ranging from tacos to barbecue and more. Plus, special award ceremonies, block parties and movies to celebrate the end of the semester.


Cultural Cuisine Night: Mediterranean
4:30 to 8 p.m. May 2
Willa Cather Dining Complex

Enjoy fun, fellowship, and delicious food & dishes at a series of Cultural Cuisine Nights, happening the first Tuesday of every month from 4:30 to 8 p.m. in Cather Dining Center.
May’s celebration is Mediterranean Night (celebrate the end of Ramadan).
Some featured menu items include: Orzo Salad, Tabbouleh, Falafel, Spanakopita, Gyros, Baklava, and more.


CANCELED: Harper's Smokehouse Food Truck
4:30 to 7 p.m. May 4
Harper Dining Center


Grab dinner from Harper’s Smokehouse food truck, which will be parked outside the Harper Dining Center.


Lavender Graduation
5 p.m. May 4
Wick Alumni Center

Join the LGBTQA+ Center for a special graduation ceremony that honors the achievements of graduating LGBTQA+ and allied students on campus. Attend the event and bring your friends to help celebrate. All members of the UNL community, family, and friends are invited.


Student Impact Awards
5 p.m. May 4
Nebraska Union Centennial Room

Presented annually, the Student Impact Awards celebrate the outstanding contributions to the campus community by the more than 540 Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs) and their members, leaders, and advisors. View the 124 nominees in 14 categories.

The reception is open to the public.


Little Women
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 4
University Suites Multipurpose Room

Stop by for another installment of the RHA Movie Series this week with a showing of "Little Women".


Cinco de Mayo Lunch
11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 5
East Campus Dining Center

Celebrate the fifth of May with some delicious Mexican-inspired cuisine on East campus.


Mini Block Party
7 to 10 p.m. May 5
Harper – Schramm – Smith

Celebrate the end of the semester at the HSSV/Selleck/Kauffman Mini Block Party. Let go of some stress bouncing on the inflatable and grab some grub at Mary Ellen’s or Taco Loco food trucks. The first 100 students can show their NCards at each food truck to get free food. After that, use a meal plan swipe, cash or card.


Huskers Softball vs. Ohio State
5:30 p.m. May 5
Bowlin Stadium

Cheer on the Huskers Softball team as they take on Big 10 opponent, Ohio State.