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Youth & Family

Nebraska students begin flood serviceship projects

From developing multi-lingual disaster recovery materials to assisting with landscape design and GPS mapping, University of Nebraska students have begun working in communities across the state through a new summer serviceship program created in the wake of this year’s devastating flooding.

Science and agriculture family field day in northeast Nebraska

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Haskell Agricultural Laboratory near Concord will host a science and agriculture family field day on July 24.

Nebraska Extension to participate in NSF STEM for All Video Showcase

Dagen Valentine, innovation and entrepreneurship extension educator, and Bradley Barker, science and technology specialist with Nebraska Extension will be featured in the 2019 STEM for All Video Showcase funded by the National Science Foundation.
STEM for All Video Showcase

Maxwell Arboretum celebration is May 16

The Maxwell Arboretum TREE-mendous Celebration will be held on May 16 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Earl G. Maxwell Arboretum, near Perin Porch on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s East Campus.
Perin Porch

STEM Ecosystem to help local youth prepare for the future

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is part of a new Lincoln-based ecosystem selected to join a global movement devoted to dramatically improving how students learn.

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

Program inspires future leaders in global food security

High school students from across Nebraska shared their ideas on the quality, quantity and availability of food around the globe at the World Food Prize Nebraska Youth Institute on March 4 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's East Campus.

Extension simulation program helps high school students connect the dots

Nebraska 4-H is helping high school students across Nebraska understand the steps they need to take to reach their career goals.
Connecting the Dots