People in the News

People in the News

Faculty Spotlight: Donnia Behrends

Meet Donnia Behrends, a registered dietitian and extension educator for Nebraska Extension's Nutrition Education Program.
Donnia Behrends

Reimers-Hild named interim executive director of Rural Futures Institute

Connie Reimers-Hild has been named interim executive director of the Rural Futures Institute(RFI) at the University of Nebraska.
Connie Reimers-Hild

John Ruberson named head of entomology department

John Ruberson, current professor and head of the Department of Entomology at Kansas State University, will join the University of Nebraska­–Lincoln Jan. 1, 2019, as head of the Department of Entomology.
John Ruberson

Jhala honored with outstanding associate editor award

Amit Jhala, associate professor of agronomy and horticulture and extension weed management specialist, was awarded an Outstanding Associate Editor Award by the Canadian Journal of Plant Science.
Amit Jhala

Alumni Spotlight: Ann Briggs

Meet Ann Briggs, a recent Husker graduate with a degree in fisheries and wildlife now pursuing her master's degree at Nebraska.
Ann Briggs

Staff Spotlight: Kristin Beede

Meet Kristin Beede, a laboratory technologist in the Animal Science Department.
Kristin Beede

O'Donnell named Yeutter Institute director

Jill O'Donnell will become the first director of the Clayton Yeutter Institute of International Trade and Finance at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln on July 1.

CASNR helps family heal following tragedy

Since losing their house to a fire in May, the Kime family has slowly started to put the pieces of their life back together, and thanks to CASNR that now includes their university diplomas.