People in the News

People in the News

Amit Jhala honored with distinguished achievement young weed scientist award

Assistant Professor and Extension Weed Management Specialist Amit Jhala has been honored with the Distinguished Achievement Young Weed Scientist Award from the North Central Weed Science Society of America.

Student Spotlight: Catherine Berrick

Meet Catherine Berrick, a Lincoln-native studying fisheries and wildlife, and spanish.

Student Spotlight: Juliana Krotz

Meet Juliana Krotz, an agricultural education major from Belleville, Kansas.

Fremont a finalist for $25,000 disaster preparedness grant

The Fremont Disaster Preparedness Project was selected as one of 200 national finalists vying for a $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant.
Weather Ready

Faculty Spotlight: Sam Wortman

Meet Sam Wortman, assistant professor and environmental horticulturist in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture.

Gaussoin named to national USDA advisory board

Roch Gaussoin, head of the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has been appointed to the USDA National Agricultural Research, Extension, Education and Economics Advisory Board by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack.

Krause honored with new professional award

Katie Krause, Extension Educator of Douglas-Sarpy Counties, was honored recently at the National Extension Association for Family and Consumer Sciences 2016 annual session.
Katie Krause

Alumni Spotlight: Ty Schurr

Meet Ty Schurr, a 2013 CASNR graduate currently employed as an ag/commercial loan officer.
Ty Schurr