People in the News

People in the News

Town hall to feature USDA Secretary of Ag

As part of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s 150th anniversary celebration, Chancellor Ronnie Green will host U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue for a public town hall discussion during the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island.
Sonny Perdue


December 17, 2018

Powers cultivates sense of community at Backyard Farmer Garden

Powers, research technician in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture and graduate student in applied sciences, took the Backyard Farmer Garden job after a decade of working with Landscape Services.
Ann Powers

Biological systems engineering sees success at ASABE meeting

Faculty, students and alumni from the Department of Biological Systems Engineering at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were honored with several awards at last month’s American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers annual international meeting in Boston.

Husker statistician Bertrand Clarke named IMS fellow

University of Nebraska–Lincoln statistician Bertrand Clarke has been named a 2019 fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics.

Faculty Spotlight: Matthew Smart

Meet Matthew Smart, a research assistant professor and ecosystem ecologist in the Department of Entomology.
Matthew Smart

Aggie dean set to retire from NCTA

Ron Rosati, dean of the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture at Curtis, plans to retire Aug. 5 from NCTA.
Ron Rosati

Wu-Smart receives award from Nebraska National Guard

The Nebraska National Guard presented Judy Wu-Smart, assistant professor in the Department of Entomology at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, with the Patriot Award at a ceremony on July 9 in Lincoln.