People in the News

People in the News

Rwanda Institute for Conservation Agriculture taps Ferguson for leadership position

Richard Ferguson has been named vice chancellor for the Rwanda Institute for Conservation Agriculture (RICA), effective Jan. 1, 2019.
Richard Ferguson

Student Spotlight: Dillon Hanson

Meet Dillon Hanson, a senior fisheries and wildlife and environmental studies major from Omaha, Neb.
Dillon Hanson

Staff Spotlight: Stephanie Osterthun

Meet Stephanie Osterthun, a pre-vet advisor in the School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
Stephanie Osterthun

John Pollak to coordinate integrated beef systems initiative

John Pollak, former director of the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center, has been named coordination lead for the Nebraska Integrated Beef Systems Initiative at the University of Nebraska.
John Pollak

IANR reappoints Hibberd to extension leadership post

The Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln announced today, the reappointment of Chuck Hibberd to the role of dean of Nebraska Extension for a five-year term.
Chuck Hibberd

Faculty Spotlight: Ana María Vélez Arango

Meet Ana María Vélez Arango, an assistant professor in the Department of Entomology.
Ana María Vélez Arango

Faculty Spotlight: Matt Spangler

Meet Matt Spangler, a professor of animal science and extension beef genetics specialist.
Matt Spangler

Student Spotlight: Mariana Sanchez

Meet Mariana Sanchez, a native of Columbia currently working on her master's degree in entomology.
Mariana Sanchez