Alumni Spotlight: Kurt VanDeWalle

Kurt VanDeWalle

Hometown?  Cedar Rapids, Neb.

Years at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln? 1998-2002

What was your major? Agriculture Education

Who was your favorite professor on campus? Ozzy Gilbertson or Dennis Brink 

What is your favorite memory of Burr/Fedde? Going from room to room socializing.  

Where do you live today? Ohiowa, Neb. 

What’s your life like today? I am an agriculture teacher and FFA adviser at Fillmore Central in Geneva, Nebraska. My wife Brandy and I have two daughters, McKenzie and Meredith. I enjoy attending Husker football games and staying connected with ag ed faculty through working on different ag ed committees and projects.  


The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is opening a new residence hall on East Campus. To celebrate the new hall and relive the memories of Burr and Fedde Halls, a special event is planned. Attendees at the Burr/Fedde and Friends Reunion on June 10, 2017, will get to experience Burr and Fedde Halls one last time, get a sneak peek of the new residence hall and connect with old and new friends. For more information, or to register Click Here.