People in the News

People in the News

Matt Allmand named Nebraska Manufacturing Extension Partnership director

Matt Allmand, a recognized expert in industrial manufacturing, has been named director of the Nebraska Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP). He started in the role on May 1.
Matt Allmand

Staff Spotlight: Debra Salac

Meet Debra Salac, financial associate in the AEM Business Center located in Entomology Hall.
Debra Salac

Bischoff named IANR associate vice chancellor for faculty and academic leader success

On May 15 Richard Bischoff will assume his duties as associate vice chancellor for faculty and academic leader success in the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
Richard Bischoff

Staff Spotlight: Kaitlyn Smejdir

Meet Kaitlyn Smejdir, office associate in the Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication Department. 
Kaitlyn Smejdir

Student Spotlight: Danielle Galvin

Meet Danielle Galvin, a junior fisheries and wildlife major from Omaha, Neb.
Danielle Galvin

Sarah Polak named experience coordinator at Raising Nebraska

Nebraska-native Sarah Polak has been named experience coordinator at Raising Nebraska, the award-winning agricultural literacy experience at the Nebraska State Fairgrounds.
Sarah Polak

Alumni Spotlight: Jacy Pannell

Meet Jacy Pannell, a 2014 CASNR graduate currently working as a district operations specialist for Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC.
Jacy Pannell

Schnable receives early career award in maize genetics

James Schnable, an assistant professor in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture and Center for Plant Science Innovation at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln received the Marcus Rhoades Early Career Award in maize genetics at the 60th annual Maize Genetics Conference held in France on March 24.
James Schnable