Dr. Martha Shulski and Hannah Birge, of the School of Natural Resources, will represent the University of Nebraska-Lincoln at UArtic Congress 2016 this fall in St. Petersburg, Russia. UArctic is a cooperation of universities and colleges dedicated to research and education in the far North. Continue reading…More details at: snr.unl.edu
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Dave Gosselin, professor of Earth science in the School of Natural Resources and director of University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s environmental studies program, has been elected to the Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences Board of Directors. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/w55t
The evapotranspiration estimation techniques Joe Szilagyi, CSD research hydrologist, has studied and utilized in his career were used in a study on the expansion of lakes in the Tibetan Plateau. That work was featured in the June issue of the Journal of Hydrology and on the website glacierhub.org. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/9f2x
Erin Kubicek will defend her master’s thesis "An Investigation into Factors Influencing Attitudes toward a Wildlife Corridor" at 10 a.m. Monday, July 11, 2016, at Hardin Hall 901. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/xnjk
N. Qwynne Lackey will give her master's thesis defense on "The Influence of Training on Guides and Their Environmentally Responsible Behaviors and Transformational Leadership Abilities" at noon Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at Hardin Hall 901. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/afnt
Nathaniel Niosco will present his master's thesis defense "Instructional Framing and Student Learning of Community Interactions" at 8:30 a.m.Monday, July 18, 2016, in Hardin Hall 207. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/77cj
Out of research conducted as part of a USDA organic farming grant came the Healthy Farm Index, a University of Nebraska Extension publication, by two School of Natural Resources professors emeritus and four others. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/reho
The National Drought Mitigation Center was mentioned in the media more than 30 times in June as cities and states looked to the U.S. Drought Monitor in discussing drought conditions spreading and contracting around the country. Research by Mark Pegg, fisheries ecologist, also was featured.
Visitors can pose with the plesiosaur and mingle with the mammoths in Morrill Hall for free on Thursday nights in July. The University of Nebraska State Museum at Morrill Hall, south of 14th and Vine streets, will offer visitors free admission from 4:30 to 8 p.m. July 14, 21 and 28. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/77n7
The School of Natural Resources has seen a number of changes since our last employee update with a number of new employees and others moving on.