People in the News

People in the News

CASNR recognizes outstanding faculty, staff and students during awards luncheon

Faculty, staff and students in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were honored with awards during the Steve and Jessie Waller Awards Luncheon March 8 at the Nebraska East Union.

Department of Biochemistry wins university-wide teaching award

The Department of Biochemistry at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been named the recipient of the 2019 University-wide Departmental Teaching Award.
James Allen, (right) a biochemistry research associate, and Kathleen Mannino, a sophomore from St. Louis, discusses an experiment that uses algae and certain wavelengths to remove nitrates from groundwater. Links to larger image.

CASNR alum accepted into Nebraska Water Leaders Academy

Stephen Herdzina has been accepted as a participant in Class IX of the Nebraska Water Leaders Academy.
Stephen Herdzina

President Bounds, NU supporters testify at budget hearing

Joined by students, leaders in business and agriculture, and other supporters, University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds and Board of Regents Chairman Tim Clare on March 5 asked the Legislature’s Appropriations Committee to invest in the future of the state by supporting affordable, quality education for NU’s 52,000 students.
A regents hearing. Links to larger image.

Yeutter Institute announces inaugural advisory council members

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Clayton Yeutter Institute of International Trade and Finance has announced 13 inaugural members of its advisory council.
A student walking out of the Agricultural Engineering building. Links to larger image.

Student organization plans weeklong celebration of CASNR

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln has designated March 4-8, 2019 as CASNR Week.
East Campus

Student Spotlight: Alexa Johnson

Meet Alexa Johnson, a senior animal science major from Sutton, Nebraska.
Alexa Johnson

Faculty Spotlight: Yufeng Ge

Meet Yufeng Ge, assistant professor of advanced sensing systems in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering
Yufeng Ge