We hope you'll take a moment to read through SNR's alumni newsletter. Whether you were part of one of our many academic programs or are simply a natural resources enthusiast, we invite you to get up to speed on SNR happenings and to share your news and updates with us. Continue reading…More details at: http://snr.unl.edu/alumni
SNR Alumni Alert
SNR continues to make enormous progress both in terms of our Land Grant missions and as the SNR family. This past year, we have continued our move to streamline the school and have grown our faculty to support our growing program. It is great to see the energy rising within the school. Continue reading…
This past year, we celebrated the 10th anniversary of our move into Hardin Hall, and in 2017, we’ll be celebrating the 20th anniversary of the formation of the School of Natural Resources. As we look to the coming year, we have some new and exciting events in the works. Continue reading…
The seven trash bags were bursting with coats, scarves, hats, gloves and sweatshirts. Organizers of the Coats for Clinton campaign couldn’t remember a larger stack in the program’s 10 years. The stack alone had Linda Kern, faculty care coordinator at Clinton Elementary, teary eyed. Continue reading…More details at: http://snr.unl.edu
The Nebraska Master Naturalist program, which provides volunteers with hands-on experiences in Nebraska’s natural resources, has announced four 2017 training sessions for the adult conservation education program. Continue reading…More details at: http://snr.unl.edu
Mark Svoboda, climatologist and internationally known expert on drought monitoring and early warning, is the new director of the National Drought Mitigation Center, University of Nebraska officials announced Oct. 4. Svoboda was one of the center’s original employees at its founding in 1995. Continue reading…More details at: http://drought.unl.edu
After nearly 40 years with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Don Wilhite, founding director of the National Drought Mitigation Center, former School of Natural Resources director and dedicated applied climate professor, retired on June 30. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/oint
Using airborne electromagnetics, the Conservation and Survey Division, Nebraska’s Geological Survey, discovered ancient, buried valleys below the surface of the Earth. The information could help predict how groundwater flows and could have an impact on how water supplies are managed. Continue reading…More details at: http://snr.unl.edu/csd/
It was SNR master’s graduate Alexis Paspalof's idea to study amphetamines in waterways, and it was SNR's Water Sciences Laboratory, directed by Dan Snow, that analyzed samples. What they thought would be an insignificant project turned out not to be. Continue reading…More details at: http://snr.unl.edu
Associate Professor Wayne Woldt was awarded the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering Presidential Citation for his work on a three-part series on unmanned aircraft systems published in Resource magazine.
Woldt has a joint appointment with SNR and BSE. Continue reading…
“Great Plain Indians,” by David Wishart, historical geographer with SNR, kicks off the small-books series, “Discover the Great Plains,” a collaboration by the Center for Great Plains Studies and the University of Nebraska Press. Continue reading…More details at: http:/snr.unl.edu
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln and King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi in Bangkok, Thailand, have cemented their commitment to academic collaboration. The agreement will continue through 2021 and has the potential to be extended.
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