Community Engagement

Movie Night & Discussion

October 5, 2017

Chasing Coral

7:00 - 9:00 PM in Hardin Hall Auditorium
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November 2, 2017


September 7, 2017

Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman Movie

Co-sponsored by School of Natural Resources and Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute

Service Activity

The Big Event

Big Event
"Through service-oriented activities, The Big Event promotes campus and community unity as students come together for one day to express their gratitude for the support from the surrounding community." - Carl, Chris, Homeowner Olive, Mark and Jenny

Event: April 8, 2017: Giving back to our local community.

Coats for Clinton

Coats for Clinton 2017
Linda Kern, Clinton Elementary faculty care coordinator, accepts the Coats for Clinton donations from Dee Ebbeka, SNR Community Engagement Committee member.

Schoolwide collection of coats and winter clothing for Clinton Elementary School

New Mission

The School of Natural Resources Community Engagement Committee is accepting requests from any SNR group planning outreach activities in need of help purchasing promotional materials, including copies, flyers and signs.

In 2017, the committee shifted from utilizing available funds for two annual outreach events to instead focusing on supporting outreach efforts from professors, staff or centers within.

Engage With Us

The School of Natural Resources regularly engages with the community through activities & public speakers.


SNR senior among 20 homecoming royalty finalists

SNR senior among 20 homecoming royalty finalists

Twenty senior students, including SNR's Derek Kane, have been selected as University of Nebraska-Lincoln homecoming royalty finalists. The homecoming king and queen are elected by the student body in an online vote Sept. 21. They will be crowned Sept. 23 at halftime of the Nebraska-Rutgers football game, which kicks off at 2:30 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.

Drought center launches fresh look for USDM site

Drought center launches fresh look for USDM site

The National Drought Mitigation Center released on Monday the latest generation U.S. Drought Monitor website that improves usability and readability for its nearly 7 million-a-year viewers. The mobile-friendly site contains a new, larger drought monitor map, revised navigation and more data and information download options

Professor hopes to interest UNL students in being 'Treehuskers'

Professor hopes to interest UNL students in being 'Treehuskers'

Eric North, an assistant professor of practice within the School of Natural Resources, has been tasked with creating a regional and community forestry program, capable of training everyone from urban arborists to conservationists to scale trees safely and efficiently. "I'm trying to coin the term 'Treehuskers,'" he said. "This was the tree planting state, so we're trying to bring that back."

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