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Forum on 2012 drought is Oct. 2

Michael Hayes (left), director of UNL's  National Drought Mitigation Center at the School of Natural Resources, discusses the 2012 drought as UNL Extension educator Sharon Skipton looks on during a briefing earlier this year.A panel from the National Drought Mitigation Center will present “Tracking the 2012 Drought: Nebraska and Beyond” at 7 p.m. Oct. 2 in Hardin Hall auditorium. The presentation, which includes a 6:30 p.m. reception, is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

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  Share unique experiences you’re having or leading in the classroom or in extracurricular activities. Talk about what daily life is like inside your major or program. Snap a photo of what you love most on campus — the places and the people. Tell us who on campus inspires you most. Continue reading…

Visiting scholar analyzes China drought

Meixiu Yu visited a dam in Minneapolis while she was in the United States.Severe drought in 2009 and 2010 in southwest China caught the attention of Meixiu Yu, a Ph.D. student in hydrology and water resources at Hohai University in China. She spent a year as a visiting scholar at the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Continue reading…

Originally published September 24, 2012 - Submit an Item