People in the News

People in the News

Faculty Spotlight: Jenny Dauer

Meet Jenny Dauer, an assistant professor of practice in science literacy.

Student Spotlight: Josephine Foley

Meet Josephine Foley, an animal science grad student from Nevada, Missouri.

Report shows University of Nebraska's annual economic impact is $3.9 billion

The teaching, research and outreach activities of the University of Nebraska annually generate more than $3.9 billion for Nebraska’s economy, according to an independent new analysis of the university’s significant and far-reaching impact on the economic and cultural vitality of the state.

UNL students named USDA-Microsoft Innovation Challenge winners

University of Nebraska-Lincoln students Matt Pedersen and Fernando Napier, both of Lincoln, have been named winners in the USDA-Microsoft Innovation Challenge.

Brodersen named veterinarian of the year

Bruce Brodersen, veterinarian, associate professor and diagnostic pathologist at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Veterinary Diagnostic Center in the School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences has been named veterinarian of the year by the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association.

Assistant professors named recipients of Branham Endowment Junior Faculty for Excellence in Research Award

Samodha Fernando, Patricio Grassini and Amanda Ramer-Tait have been named recipients of the Junior Faculty for Excellence in Research Award provided by the Branham Endowment Fund for 2015-2016.

UNL researchers identify target of disease-causing plant pathogens

A new study from University of Nebraska–Lincoln researcher Jim Alfano and his research team found that a bacterial plant pathogen suppresses a plant’s immune system through the action of a protein called HopE1.

Student Spotlight: Ava Petersen

Meet Ava Peterson, a food science and technology major from Spokane, WA.