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Poll offers insight on rural Nebraskans’ views of immigration

While rural Nebraskans have mixed opinions about the impact of immigration on rural Nebraska, those more likely to have lived alongside recent immigrants have more positive views, according to the 2019 Nebraska Rural Poll.
Nebraska Rural Poll

Project helps young flood survivors heal through reading

A new project at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is helping young flood survivors heal — page by page, story by story.
Jaci Foged, Annabelle Bielenberg, Holly Hatton-Bowers and Amy Napoli

CASNR grads making an impact across many industries

As a brighter spotlight is placed on the agriculture and natural resource industries to provide food and water security for future generations, the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR) at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is doing its part to prepare the next generation to take on this daunting task.
Brugger Brothers

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.