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The first SNR professional development workshop, "Presenting an Elevator Speech," kicks off the series from 12:30-1:30 p.m., March 4 in Hardin Hall Auditorium.
The first SNR professional development workshop, "Presenting an Elevator Speech," kicks off the series from 12:30-1:30 p.m., March 4 in Hardin Hall Auditorium.

Professional development workshop series kicks off March 4

Amanda Bergeron-Bauer, SNR recruitment coordinator, is organizing a series of professional development workshops for SNR undergraduate and graduate students that lead up to the SNR Research Fair on April 15-16. The first workshop, "Presenting an Elevator Speech," kicks off the series on March 4. Continue reading…

SNR Student Need-to-Know

SNR Student Need-to-Know is the one-stop shop of information for all SNR students.The information provided in this announcement is tailored for and geared toward all SNR students. Whether it's important dates, job/internship postings or other helpful info, students can find news essential to their success here. Faculty are welcome to read and share this announcement accordingly. Continue reading…

Allison Zach (courtesy photo)
Allison Zach (courtesy photo)

SNR Staff Spotlight: Allison Zach

In the six months since joining SNR as the coordinator of the Nebraska Invasive Species Program, Allison Zach has faced her fair share of deadlines. "When I was hired, I immediately had grant reports due for the program," she said. "I completed them all by December 31, 2013." Continue reading…

More details at: http://neinvasives.com/
SNR was featured in several news stories during the month of February.
SNR was featured in several news stories during the month of February.

SNR in the News: February 2014

The School of Natural Resources is home to talented people, many of whom the media reach out to for comments on current affairs. Check out the stories featuring SNR that got people buzzing nationwide. Continue reading…

Zeitler to present Lavin Memorial Seminar

Ezra ZeitlerEzra Zeitler, assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, will present the 2014 Lavin Memorial Seminar, "Benefits (and Blunders) of Social Media Cartography" at 2 p.m., March 7 in Hardin Hall 228. The event is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

Ken Dewey and his wife Oma sit near the fireplace in the living room of the Governor's Residence.
Ken Dewey and his wife Oma sit near the fireplace in the living room of the Governor's Residence.

Dewey gives climate change talk at Governor's Residence

Ken Dewey, professor of climatology, presented "Across the Arctic in Search of Global Warming Impacts" to the Legislative League on Feb. 19 at the Nebraska Governor's Residence. Greg Adams, who represents District 24 in the Nebraska Legislature, invited Dewey to speak to the league. Continue reading…

Pegg receives Holling award March 5

Mark Pegg, fisheries ecologist and associate professor, has been named as the 2014 recipient of the Senior Faculty Holling Family Award for Teaching Excellence.Mark Pegg, fisheries ecologist and associate professor, has been named as the 2014 recipient of the Senior Faculty Holling Family Award for Teaching Excellence. Pegg will be presented with the award at 4 p.m., March 5 in the Nebraska East Union. All faculty, staff and students are invited to attend. Continue reading…

Wildlife Club to host sloppy joe feed

The UNL Wildlife Club will host a sloppy joe feed from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., March 4 in Hardin Hall.The UNL Wildlife Club will host a sloppy joe feed from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., March 4 in Hardin Hall on the first floor main lobby. The lunch includes two sloppy joe sandwiches, chips and a can of soda for $5. All proceeds will support the Western Student Conclave. Continue reading…

Originally published March 3, 2014 - Submit an Item