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UNL ARD's 'Big Idea Seminars' start in 2014 with Science Literacy Presentation

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Agricultural Research Division's "Big Idea Seminars" will kickoff in 2014 on Feb. 19 during the "Building Science Literacy through Engagement in Community and Environmental Stewardship" presentation from Rodger Bybee.

Engler Scholarship Application Deadline is Feb. 16

Students passionate about becoming an entrepreneur can now apply for scholarships to the Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Durden Wins National Extension Specialist Award

Tonia Durden, University of Nebraska-Lincoln assistant professor, has received the 2013 Early Achievement award from national Cooperative Extension.

Tommy Sheets Headlines Annual Horsin' Around Conference at UNL

Tommy Sheets will headline the 22nd annual "Horsin' Around" conference Feb. 8-9 in the RB Warren Arena at the Animal Science Complex on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus.

Incredible, Edible Vehicle Competition Dec. 10 on UNL's East Campus

Having the dog eat this homework isn't too far-fetched.

Lincoln Youth to Compete in FIRST LEGO League Nature's Fury Nov. 23

More than a hundred youth from Lincoln and nearby towns will showcase their robotic work during the Time Warner Cable FIRST LEGO League "NATURE'S FURY" challenge from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Nov. 23 at the Nebraska East Union on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus.

Enrollment Up Again at College of Ag Sciences and Natural Resources

Undergraduate enrollment in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources is up 5.2 percent over last year, the college's ninth straight annual increase.

Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium to be Held in November

Youth interested in Nebraska's beef industry can attend the Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium Nov. 22-24.