People in the News

People in the News

Nebraska Extension's Chuck Hibberd Inducted into NIFA Hall of Fame

Chuck Hibberd, dean and director of Nebraska Extension, was inducted into the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture Hall of Fame on April 25 at a ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Chuck Hibberd

Department of Animal Science presents awards of distinction

The Department of Animal Science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln presented four awards of distinction at their Animal Science Alumni and Friends Reunion on April 12 in Lincoln.

Staff Spotlight: Troy Moling

Meet Troy Moling, host and producer for Market Journal, a weekly TV show dedicated to giving farmers the information they need to make the best decisions for their operation.
Troy Moling

Lloyd Bell earns top NU honor for teaching excellence

Lloyd Bell, professor in the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln was awarded the University of Nebraska's President's Excellence Award for Outstanding Teaching and Instructional Creativity.
Lloyd Bell

USDA Deputy Under Secretary for Food Safety to speak April 15

Merging science with policy to ensure food safety will be the topic of an April 15 seminar at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. United States Department of Agriculture Deputy Under Secretary for Food Safety, Mindy Brashears, will speak at 10 a.m. in Room 277 of the Food Innovation Center.
Mindy Brashears. Links to larger image.

University recognizes 52 future Huskers during FFA convention

On April 3, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln recognized 52 high school seniors from Nebraska FFA chapters who have committed to attend the university in the fall.
FFA 2019

Block and Bridle Club to recognize Chuck Schroeder

Charles P. “Chuck” Schroeder, a native of southwestern Nebraska ranch country near the rural community of Palisade, will be recognized as the newest University of Nebraska–Lincoln Block and Bridle honoree.

Nebraska Hall of Agricultural Achievement honors, elects new members

The Nebraska Hall of Agricultural Achievement honored Bob Dickey and Al Svajgr at a banquet on March 29 at Nebraska East Union in Lincoln.