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Some of SNR's undergraduate students who graduated in December. (Mekita Rivas | Natural Resources)
Some of SNR's undergraduate students who graduated in December. (Mekita Rivas | Natural Resources)

Nearly 1,500 received degrees at Dec. 19-20 ceremonies

SNR is sending out a big congratulations to the school's December graduates. They were invited to participate in commencement exercises, which took place December 19-20 at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln's Haymarket area. In total, nearly 1,500 degrees were awarded at commencement exercises. Continue reading…

Lewis and Clark Lake, near Yankton, is one of the South Dakota park system's most popular resort parks.
Lewis and Clark Lake, near Yankton, is one of the South Dakota park system's most popular resort parks.

Zebra mussels in South Dakota heighten concerns for Nebraska water bodies

"These newly discovered quagga and zebra mussels in South Dakota increase the need for formal boat inspection programs in both states to reduce the risk of the spread of these mussels to other water bodies," said Allison Zach, coordinator of the Nebraska Invasive Species Program. Continue reading…

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Join us Wed., Jan. 14 at 10 a.m. in the second floor lobby for the January Birthday Bash.
Join us Wed., Jan. 14 at 10 a.m. in the second floor lobby for the January Birthday Bash.

January employee update

Join us Wed., Jan. 14 at 10 a.m. in the second floor lobby for the January Birthday Bash. Welcome new people, say farewell to those who are leaving and celebrate this month's birthdays. Continue reading…

Four University of Nebraska-Lincoln online programs were recognized in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Best Online Programs rankings released Jan. 7.
Four University of Nebraska-Lincoln online programs were recognized in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Best Online Programs rankings released Jan. 7.

Online programs earn high U.S. News rankings

Four University of Nebraska-Lincoln online programs were recognized in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Best Online Programs rankings released Jan. 7. Continue reading…

David Loberg is a fifth-generation Nebraskan corn and soybean farmer.
David Loberg is a fifth-generation Nebraskan corn and soybean farmer.

'Farmland' film screening is Jan. 20

The UNL Collegiate Farm Bureau Club and IANR are offering a screening of the documentary film "Farmland" at 7 p.m., Jan. 20 in the Hardin Hall auditorium (room 107) on UNL's East Campus. The screening is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

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

SNR in the News: December 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…

Originally published January 12, 2015 - Submit an Item