Event: April 8 from 9 am to 1 pm
April 4, 2017
7:00 - 9:00 PM in Hardin Hall Auditorium
Co-sponsored by Earthstock and School of Natural Resources
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.
The School of Natural Resources regularly engages with the community through activities & public speakers.
Marcos Fernandez Martinez, visiting scientist from the Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications with the University of Barcelona, Spain, will present the first CALMIT Seminar at 3 p.m. April 27 in Hardin Hall 901, 33rd and Holdrege streets.
Where did all the sand in the Nebraska Sandhills come from? Why do the Black Hills stick up in the middle of flat lands? Why does the Great Plains tilt downward toward the east? "Great Plains Geology," a new book by University of Nebraska-Lincoln Research Geologist Emeritus Robert Diffendal, answers these questions and many more by digging at the geologic bedrock of the Great Plains.
Michael Forsberg, well-known conservation photographer and Nebraska native, will present the annual 2017 Lavin Memorial Seminar at 2 p.m. April 28 in Hardin Hall Auditorium, 3310 Holdrege St. The seminar is free and open to the public. The Gamma Theta Upsilon international geography honor society induction ceremony will follow the lecture.
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