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Marisa Braddock at the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland during a study abroad trip. (Courtesy photo)
Marisa Braddock at the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland during a study abroad trip. (Courtesy photo)

SNR Student Spotlight: Marisa Braddock

When Marisa Braddock looks back at the past four years, she said they've gone by quickly and she's learned a lot in that time. "A lot of my SNR classes caused me to problem-solve and think critically, which is so important in not only my future career but also everyday life." 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…

SNR Undergraduate Graduation Reception is May 8

The SNR Undergraduate Graduation Reception will take place from 2:30-3:30 p.m., May 8 in the Hardin Hall first floor lobby.The SNR Undergraduate Graduation Reception will take place from 2:30-3:30 p.m., May 8 in the Hardin Hall first floor lobby. A brief program will begin shortly after 2:30 p.m. in the auditorium. All SNR faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend and congratulate the graduates. Continue reading…

The UNL Soil Judging Team with coaches Paul Hanson (far left) and Mark Kuzila (far right) at the National Collegiate Soil Judging Contest. (Courtesy photo)
The UNL Soil Judging Team with coaches Paul Hanson (far left) and Mark Kuzila (far right) at the National Collegiate Soil Judging Contest. (Courtesy photo)

UNL soil judging team competes at national competition

The UNL Soil Judging Team competed at the National Collegiate Soil Judging Contest, which took place April 19-24 at the the University of Arkansas at Monticello. Twenty-two universities brought teams to the contest. UNL placed third in the group judging portion and ninth overall. Continue reading…

The University of Nebraska announced April 27 it has begun an international search for the next executive director of the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute.
The University of Nebraska announced April 27 it has begun an international search for the next executive director of the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute.

Global search underway for Water For Food director

The University of Nebraska announced April 27 it has begun an international search for the next executive director of the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute. Continue reading…

Nebraska Extension has joined Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture, a multi-stakeholder initiative working to foster improvements in productivity, environmental quality and human well-being across the agricultural supply chain.
Nebraska Extension has joined Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture, a multi-stakeholder initiative working to foster improvements in productivity, environmental quality and human well-being across the agricultural supply chain.

Nebraska Extension joins Field to Market alliance

Nebraska Extension has joined Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture, a multi-stakeholder initiative working to foster improvements in productivity, environmental quality and human well-being across the agricultural supply chain. Continue reading…

Becky Young (center) awarded with the the University of Nebraska State Museum's Volunteer of the Year certificate at the museum's annual volunteer recognition event. (Courtesy photo)
Becky Young (center) awarded with the the University of Nebraska State Museum's Volunteer of the Year certificate at the museum's annual volunteer recognition event. (Courtesy photo)

Young named NU State Museum Volunteer of the Year

Becky Young, doctoral student and research assistant, has been named the University of Nebraska State Museum's Volunteer of the Year. Continue reading…

Jessica Powell and adviser Steve Comfort at the UNL Spring Research Fair on April 15. (Amanda Bergeron-Bauer | Natural Resouces)
Jessica Powell and adviser Steve Comfort at the UNL Spring Research Fair on April 15. (Amanda Bergeron-Bauer | Natural Resouces)

Powell wins award at Spring Research Fair

Jessica Powell, a senior water science major, was awarded best poster presentation for CASNR at the UNL Spring Research Fair on April 15. Her poster, titled "Using Chemical Oxidation to Remove Trenbolone from Water," earned her a $250 gift card to the University Bookstore. Continue reading…

Prosper Lincoln breakfast is May 12

Pinnacle Bank ArenaLeaders from across Lincoln, including University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Harvey Perlman, have come together to launch Prosper Lincoln, an initiative that will envision and enact a set of community-wide priorities to make Lincoln prosper even more. Continue reading…

Originally published May 4, 2015 - Submit an Item