People in the News

People in the News

Jha Delivers Keynote at World Tourism Day Celebration in Oman

Dipra Jha, assistant professor of practice in Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, recently traveled to Oman to deliver a keynote presentation at the 2015 World Tourism Day celebration.

Poll: Rural Nebraskans Say Communities are Changing for Better

Rural Nebraskans gave positive ratings to their communities, while optimism about the expected change in their community has increased over the past five years, the 2015 Nebraska Rural Poll shows.

STEM Food & Ag Council Launches "Feed, Nourish, Thrive" at World Food Prize

The STEM Food and Ag Council announces the launch of a new initiative and dynamic online portal to increase awareness of STEM careers in the food and agriculture sectors.

Cornhusker Rodeo Challenge is Oct. 17

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Rodeo team invites alumni and high school juniors and seniors to compete against current rodeo team members in the Cornhusker Rodeo Challenge.

Student Spotlight: Jacob Hopwood

Meet Jacob Hopwood, a senior Animal Science major from Shelby, Nebraska.

Faculty Spotlight: Taro Mieno

Meet Taro Mieno, an assistant profess or in the Department of Agricultural Economics.

Nebraska Rural Poll Celebrates 20th Year

2015 marks the 20th year of the Nebraska Rural Poll. The public will have a chance to explore Rural Poll data more in depth and contribute to future poll and research studies during two educational sessions on Oct. 21.

Buffetts to Kick off Heuermann Series

How every person can play an important role in solutions to local, national and global challenges will be the focus of the first Heuermann series event of the 2015-16 season on Oct. 21.