Global Engagement

Regents approve Yeutter Institute at Nebraska

The creation of the Clayton Yeutter Institute of International Trade and Finance at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln was approved Dec. 5 by the Board of Regents.
Nebraska

Is sub-Saharan Africa the world's next breadbasket? Nebraska study says it's unlikely

While there is huge potential for sub-Saharan Africa to increase agricultural productivity, the odds that the region will become the world's next breadbasket are low, according to a new study from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Sub-Saharan Africa

Extension NEP team participates in cultural immersion workshop

Diversity and inclusion are central to the University of Nebraska’s mission and Nebraska Extension is doubling down. Recently, 45 members of extension’s Nutrition Education Program (NEP) participated in a day-long cultural immersion workshop.
Patricia Luck

Expert: Immigrants have played a key role in Nebraska’s development

Immigrants have shaped Nebraska's society for the past 150-plus years and are critical to its continued development, according to Lourdes Gouveia, professor emerita of sociology and co-founder of the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
Gouveia

Heuermann Lecture to focus on impact of Nebraska immigrants

Lourdes Gouveia, professor emerita of sociology and co-founder of the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, will speak at the first Heuermann Lecture of the season Oct. 3.
Heuermann Lectures

Darci Vetter named Yeutter Institute diplomat in residence

Ambassador Darci Vetter, former chief agricultural negotiator at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, has been named diplomat in residence at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Vetter

Kawamura: Successful agriculture sustains civilization

A.G. Kawamura delivered the final Heuermann Lecture of the 2016-17 season April 12 at Nebraska Innovation Campus.
Kawamura

Staff Spotlight: Peggy Wantwadi

Meet Peggy Wantwadi, program coordinator for the CASNR Undergraduate Scholarship Program for Rwandan students.
Peggy Wantwadi

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