People in the News

People in the News

2015 Omtvedt Innovation Awards Announced

Ronnie Green, University of Nebraska vice president, IANR Harlan Vice Chancellor and interim senior vice chancellor for academic affairs at UNL presented four Omtvedt Innovation Awards on Sept. 3 at the IANR All Hands Meeting.

Student Spotlight: Jeff Hornung

Meet Jeff Hornung, an agribusiness major from Davey, Nebraska.

Faculty Spotlight: Nicole Iverson

Meet Nicole Iverson, an assistant professor in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering.

Poll: Rural Nebraskans Ready to Act on Climate Change

Many rural Nebraskans are concerned about potential weather problems in their area and most believe the state should develop a plan for adapting to climate change to reduce its impact on agriculture, communities and natural resources, the Nebraska Rural Poll shows.

BugFest Open House Set for Sept.20

"BugFest," the annual open house for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Department of Entomology, will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 20 in Entomology Hall on UNL's East Campus.

Nebraska LEAD Announces 2015-2017 Fellows

Nebraska LEAD Group 35 participants have been announced by Terry Hejny, director of the Nebraska LEADProgram.

Faculty Spotlight: Virginia Chaidez

Meet Virginia Chaidez, an assistant professor of Behavior-Based Epidemiology in the Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences.

Student Spotlight: Glen Ready

Meet Glen Ready, a senior agricultural economics major from Scribner, Nebraska.