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Left: Ian Hoppe with a turtle at Cedar Point Biological Station in Ogallala, Nebraska. Right: Hoppe near Long's Peak in Estes Park, Colorado. (Courtesy photos)
Left: Ian Hoppe with a turtle at Cedar Point Biological Station in Ogallala, Nebraska. Right: Hoppe near Long's Peak in Estes Park, Colorado. (Courtesy photos)

SNR Student Spotlight: Ian Hoppe

Participating in UCARE, working for the Tern and Plover Conservation Partnership and volunteering at the NU State Museum are just some of the activities in Ian Hoppe's life. The senior fisheries and wildlife major is set to graduate this week and likely leave the university with a perfect 4.0 GPA. 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 and geared toward all SNR students. Whether it's important dates, jobs/internship postings or other helpful info, students can find news essential to their success. Faculty are welcome to read and share this information accordingly. Continue reading…

Afrachanna Butler (left) and Catherine Thomas (Courtesy photos)
Afrachanna Butler (left) and Catherine Thomas (Courtesy photos)

Butler, Thomas to present May 7

Afrachanna Butler, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers research physical scientist, and Catherine Thomas, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers research biologist, will address several environmental concerns during a seminar at 3:30 p.m., May 7 in Hardin Hall 901. The seminar is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

SNR was featured in several news stories during the month of April.
SNR was featured in several news stories during the month of April.

SNR in the News: April 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…

Becky Young
Becky Young

Led by Young, SNR research team wins award

Becky Young, graduate student and research assistant; Aaron Young, groundwater resources coordinator; and Paul Hanson, SNR associate director, have been selected to receive the Charles E. Bessey Award for best natural sciences article published in volume 23 of Great Plains Research. Continue reading…

Arbor Day Foundation honors UNL

UNL's Eileen Bergt talks during an April 23 Arbor Day tree planting on East Campus. The event and a student-led tree planting on April 25 fulfill requirements for the Arbor Day Foundation's Tree Campus USA program. (Troy Fedderson | University CommunicatiFor the seventh-straight year, the Arbor Day Foundation has honored UNL with a Tree Campus USA designation. The award, which recognizes UNL's longstanding commitment to healthy trees and urban forest management, was celebrated April 25 with a student-led tree planting on City Campus. Continue reading…

Originally published May 5, 2014 - Submit an Item