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SNR graduate student Catie Finkenbiner has been awarded a $25,000 Monsanto Graduate Student Scholarship. (Mekita Rivas | Natural Resouces)
SNR graduate student Catie Finkenbiner has been awarded a $25,000 Monsanto Graduate Student Scholarship. (Mekita Rivas | Natural Resouces)

Finkenbiner receives Monsanto Graduate Student Scholarship

Catie Finkenbiner, a graduate student in UNL's School of Natural Resources, has been selected to receive a $25,000 Monsanto Graduate Student Scholarship. The company's scholarship program recognizes high-achieving, underrepresented students pursuing degrees in agriculture and STEM-related fields. Continue reading…

SNR faculty and staff are invited to attend the annual SNR Academic Year Kickoff from 8 a.m. to noon on Aug. 21 in the Hardin Hall auditorium (room 107).
SNR faculty and staff are invited to attend the annual SNR Academic Year Kickoff from 8 a.m. to noon on Aug. 21 in the Hardin Hall auditorium (room 107).

SNR Academic Year Kickoff is August 21

SNR faculty and staff are invited to attend the annual SNR Academic Year Kickoff from 8 a.m. to noon on Aug. 21 in the Hardin Hall auditorium (room 107). Continue reading…

New IANR faculty, staff tour state

This year's group of IANR Roads Scholars at Grove Trout Rearing Station. (Courtesy photo)On Aug. 5-6, 20 new faculty and staff in UNL's Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources traveled across the state as part of the IANR Roads Scholar Tour. Among the stops were UNL research and extension facilities as well as businesses and a state historical park. Continue reading…

SNR launches 'Floor News' bulletin boards

The new "Floor News" bulletin boards are located on floors three through eight in Hardin Hall.Effective Aug. 10, the "Today in SNR" bulletin boards on floors three through eight in Hardin Hall were replaced with "Floor News" bulletin boards. "Today in SNR," which details the events and room reservations taking place in Hardin Hall on any given day, has been moved to alternative locations. Continue reading…

(From left) Thomas Farrell, senior adviser to UNL chancellor Harvey Perlman; Bhau Jain, chairman of Jain Irrigation Systems; and Christopher Neale, director of research, Water for Food Institute. (Courtesy photo)
(From left) Thomas Farrell, senior adviser to UNL chancellor Harvey Perlman; Bhau Jain, chairman of Jain Irrigation Systems; and Christopher Neale, director of research, Water for Food Institute. (Courtesy photo)

Water for Food launches research program with India firm

Jain Irrigation Systems of India and the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute at the University of Nebraska have announced an international research and education partnership. Continue reading…

Originally published August 17, 2015 - Submit an Item