People in the News

People in the News

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.

University of Nebraska Enrollment Reaches 22-Year High

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds announced that NU’s enrollment has grown to its highest level in 22 years, marking progress toward the Board of Regents’ goals to expand access to education to Nebraskans and attract more talent to the state to meet workforce needs.

USDA Fall Forum

The United States Department of Agriculture, in partnership with the University of Nebraska to host a fall forum on land tenure and the next generation of agriculture.

Plant Pathology Professor Awarded Grant to Study the Involvement of Blue Light in Plant Immunity

Jim Alfano, professor in the Plant Pathology Department has been awarded a two-year, $264,889 grant from the National Science Foundation.

Faculty Spotlight: Yuzhen Zhou

Meet Yuzhen Zhou, an assistant professor in the Department of Statistics.

Student Spotlight: Liz Uehling

Meet Liz Uehling, a senior Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Communications major.