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Michael Forsberg prepares to deliver the Lavin Memorial Seminar on April 28 in Hardin Hall. | Elyse Watson, Natural Resources
Michael Forsberg prepares to deliver the Lavin Memorial Seminar on April 28 in Hardin Hall. | Elyse Watson, Natural Resources

Forsberg delivers Lavin Seminar, 12 inducted in to GTU honor society

Michael Forsberg, well-known conservation photographer and Nebraska native, delivered the annual 2017 Lavin Memorial Seminar to a packed auditorium Friday, April 28, in Hardin Hall. Afterward, 12 were inducted into the Gamma Theta Upsilon honor society. Continue reading…

Ev Williams | University Communications
Ev Williams | University Communications

Twitter co-founder to deliver commencement address

Ev Williams, co-founder and former CEO of Twitter and founder and CEO of Medium, will deliver the undergraduate commencement address at Nebraska on May 6 at Pinnacle Bank Arena, 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive. The ceremony begins at 9:30 a.m., with doors opening at 7:30 a.m. Continue reading…

May commencement: By the numbers

The graduate and professional degrees ceremony is 3 p.m. May 5 at Pinnacle Bank Arena; the undergraduate ceremony is 9:30 a.m. May 6 at PBA; and the College of Law ceremony is 3 p.m. May 6 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. | University CommunicationFrom Tekamah to Teipei, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's May 2017 graduating class hails from across the globe and is from all walks of life. Here's a look at the May 5 and 6 commencement ceremonies by the numbers. Continue reading…

Alumnus gifts boost Cedar Point Biological Station

School of Natural Resources students utilize Cedar Point Biological Station for class. | University Communications file photoStudents who participate in biology field research and experiential learning at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Cedar Point Biological Station will benefit for years to come from two gifts provided by Nebraska alumnus Dr. Mark D. Baxa and his wife, Deb, of Charlotte, North Carolina. Continue reading…

Is sustainability over?

Robin Craig of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law  delivers the Thomas C. Sorensen Policy Seminar on April 13 in Hardin Hall. | Tarik Abdel-Monem, University of Nebraska Public Policy CenterRobin Craig, James I. Farr Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law in Salt Lake City, Utah, says people need to get beyond "sustainability" and think "resilience." She addressed attendees of the 49th Thomas C. Sorensen Policy Seminar hosted in Hardin Hall on April 13. Continue reading…

Geography alumni newsletter released

Geography alumni newsletterThe 2017 Geography Alumni Newsletter recently was released. In this edition, the geography program featured recent books by David Wishart, historical geographer, and Clark Archer, urban regional geographer, both with the School of Natural Resources. 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…

Originally published May 2, 2017 - Submit an Item