People in the News

People in the News


September 2, 2017

Staff Spotlight: Sarah Hansen

Meet Sarah Hansen, a financial specialist in the AEM Business Center. Sarah assists faculty with grant proposals and manages post-award expenditures.

Staff Spotlight: Nicole Busboom

Meet Nicole Busboom, extension assistant with the Expanded Nutrition Education Program.

Clayton Yeutter receives honor from Japan

Renowned trade expert and University of Nebraska–Lincoln alumnus Clayton Yeutter was posthumously awarded the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun by Japan in December 2017.
CBY with Ambassador Sassae

Student Spotlight: Kailey Conway

Meet Kailey Conway, a junior agribusiness major from Red Cloud, Neb.

Nebraska Extension presents awards at fall conference

Several innovative professionals from Nebraska Extension were honored with awards during extension’s fall conference Nov. 28-30 in Kearney Neb.

IANR faculty, staff honored at an awards luncheon

Faculty and staff from the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were honored at an awards luncheon on Dec. 1 at the Nebraska East Union.

Poll highlights diversity, optimism in rural nebraska

Most rural Nebraskans view diversity positively, according to the 2017 Nebraska Rural Poll. Overall, few reported being treated less acceptingly in their community because of race/ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age or economic status.
Rural Poll