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Four SNR faculty members are participating in a university-wide Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP).
Four SNR faculty members are participating in a university-wide Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP).

Retiring SNR faculty honored

Four SNR faculty members are participating in a university-wide Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP). A celebration of retirees took place on April 14 at the Lied Center. SNR's participants were also recognized at the April 15 spring potluck. Continue reading…

SNR Student Spotlight: Danielle Haak

Danielle Haak near a waterfall during a trip to Iceland in 2014. (Courtesy photo)Having it all figured out doesn't mean you have it all figured out. That's one of the lessons Danielle Haak learned as a doctoral student in UNL's School of Natural Resources. "I feel like I've been prepared in ways I didn't even realize needed preparing," she said. Continue reading…

SNR Student Need-to-Know

SNR Student Need-to-Know is the one-stop shop for 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 members are welcome to read and share this information accordingly. Continue reading…

From left: Courtney Anderson, Wildlife Club public relations officer; Larkin Powell, professor; Sara Christianson, Wildlife Club president; and Steven Waller, CASNR dean at the 2015 CASNR Week Banquet. (Courtesy photo)
From left: Courtney Anderson, Wildlife Club public relations officer; Larkin Powell, professor; Sara Christianson, Wildlife Club president; and Steven Waller, CASNR dean at the 2015 CASNR Week Banquet. (Courtesy photo)

UNL Wildlife Club wins CASNR Outstanding Student Organization award

UNL Wildlife Club received the CASNR Outstanding Student Organization award at the annual CASNR Week Banquet on April 12 in the Nebraska East Union. Continue reading…

Song, Jarecke to present on wetland restoration

Keuynea Song (left) and Karla JareckeKeunyea Song, postdoctoral research associate, and Karla Jarecke, graduate student, will present "Microbial Responses to Environmental Change: Implications for Wetland Restoration" at 2 p.m., April 24 in Hardin Hall, Room 163. The seminar is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

Andrei Snyman, doctoral student, receives the 2015 Nebraska GIS/LIS Association Student Award.
Andrei Snyman, doctoral student, receives the 2015 Nebraska GIS/LIS Association Student Award.

Snyman receives NE GIS/LIS Association award

Andrei Snyman, doctoral student, received the 2015 Nebraska GIS/LIS Association Student Award. He was presented with the award at the 2015 Nebraska GIS Symposium, which took place April 14-16 in La Vista. Continue reading…

UNL has expanded international insurance coverage for faculty and staff traveling overseas on university business. This program eliminates the need for employees to purchase medical evacuation insurance individually.
UNL has expanded international insurance coverage for faculty and staff traveling overseas on university business. This program eliminates the need for employees to purchase medical evacuation insurance individually.

UNL offers new international insurance coverage

UNL has expanded international insurance coverage for faculty and staff traveling overseas on university business. This program eliminates the need for employees to purchase medical evacuation insurance individually. Continue reading…

Clement to present Williams Memorial Lecture

Prabhakar ClementPrabhakar Clement, professor of environmental engineering at Auburn University, will present "Worthiness of Complex Groundwater Models for Decision Making—When Should We Say Enough is Enough?" at 3:30 p.m., April 22 in the Hardin Hall auditorium. The seminar is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

SNR director John Carroll presents Patty Swanson with the spring 2015 SNR Staff Recognition Award on April 15. (Mekita Rivas | Natural Resources)
SNR director John Carroll presents Patty Swanson with the spring 2015 SNR Staff Recognition Award on April 15. (Mekita Rivas | Natural Resources)

Swanson receives SNR Staff Recognition Award

Patty Swanson, SNR graduate student support office associate, received the spring 2015 SNR Staff Recognition Award. She was presented with the award at the annual SNR Spring Potluck on April 15. Continue reading…

The UNL parking permit preorder period began April 15.
The UNL parking permit preorder period began April 15.

Parking permit preorder opened April 15

The UNL parking permit preorder period began April 15. Permit orders can be completed online for fiscal year faculty/staff (July 1 to June 30), academic year student (Aug. 15, 2014 to Aug. 16, 2015), nine month (Aug. 15 to May 15), and fall semester (Aug. 15 to Dec. 31). Continue reading…

Originally published April 20, 2015 - Submit an Item