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Youth & Family

Nebraska 4-H recognizes outstanding volunteers

With a network of more than 12,000 volunteers statewide, 4-H helps shape youth to move Nebraska forward. Nebraska 4-H recently recognized outstanding volunteers for their commitment to the program.
4-H Volunteers

Raising Nebraska wins international award for "Living Soils" exhibit

Raising Nebraska, the award-winning ag literacy experience on the Nebraska State Fairgrounds, has again received international recognition for its innovation in connecting consumers with their food and the families who grow it.
Living Soils

Huskers aim to increase diversity in agricultural science workforce

A new project at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is focused on increasing women and minority interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)-related agricultural majors and careers.

Youth across the state explore ‘wearable tech’ during STEM challenge

Nebraska youth joined thousands of others around the world in the 10th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day on Oct. 4.

Nebraska youth to explore wearable tech in STEM challenge

Nebraska youth will join thousands of others around the world in the 10th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day challenge from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. Oct. 4.

Rural Nebraskans express optimism for the future

Rural Nebraskans are positive about their community and current situation and continue to be optimistic about their future, but Panhandle residents are more pessimistic, according to the 2018 Nebraska Rural Poll.
Rural Town

Animal science open house Oct. 23

The Department of Animal Science at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will hold an open house for students Oct. 23 at the Animal Science Complex on the university's East Campus.
Animal Science

Husker-led project aims to boost climate literacy

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is working with Nebraska high schools to develop an online tool focused on climate modeling.