People in the News

People in the News

Rural Futures fellows assist Nebraska communities

With some slight changes, the Rural Futures Institute at the University of Nebraska has moved ahead with its 2020 Rural Futures Institute fellows program, pairing students with 17 rural communities across the Cornhusker State.
2020 Rural Futures Institute fellows

Nebraska among world’s best universities for ag, forestry

For the fourth consecutive year, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln has ranked among the top 50 universities in the world for agriculture and forestry.
Mackenzie Zwiener

Obermeyer appointed to National Agricultural Organization Board of Directors

Julie Obermeyer, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Career Development and Corporate Relations director at the University of Nebraska- Lincoln, was appointed to a one-year term on the Board of Directors for the National Agricultural Alumni and Development Association (NAADA).
Julie Obermeyer

Four animal science students, faculty members receive ASAS accolades

Four Husker faculty members and recent graduates have been recognized by the Western Section of the American Society of Animal Science for outstanding contributions to research.
Western Section of the American Society of Animal Science

Student Spotlight: Chase Grove

Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska

Major: Food Science/Culinology

Chase Grove

Faculty Spotlight: Cindy Zluticky

Meet Cindy Zluticky, Engagement Zone Coordinator for Zone 9 and also the Urban Program Leader for Nebraska Extension.
Cindy Zluticky

Fagan, Faculty 101 cover inclusive leadership, rural solutions

This week’s episode features Helen Fagan, the director of leadership engagement for the Rural Futures Institute and assistant professor of practice of agricultural leadership, education and communication.
Helen Fagan

Staff member saves man from choking at country club

A Nebraska staff member was part of a dramatic rescue at Plainview Country Club in Plainview, Nebraska on June 27.
Scott Holly