Community Engagement

Spring Activity

Family Weatherfest
17th Annual Weatherfest is April 1, 2017 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Nebraska Inovation Campus.

Spring 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 from 9 am to 1 pm

Movie Night & Discussion

Just Eat It Movie

April 4, 2017
7:00 - 9:00 PM in Hardin Hall Auditorium
Co-sponsored by Earthstock and School of Natural Resources

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.

News

Climate centers help cities plan for climate variability, risk


Climate centers help cities plan for climate variability, risk

City planning experts from 13 cities across the Midwest recently gathered to talk climate extremes, variabilities, thresholds, risks and how they should utilize the information. The workshop brought together experts from the HPRCC, State Climate Office and Public Policy Center

Drought, regional climate centers receive Climate Adaptation honorable mention


Drought, regional climate centers receive Climate Adaptation honorable mention

The Wind River Reservation Drought Preparedness Team recently earned an Honorable Mention Climate Adaptation Leadership Award. The project combines the expertise of those at 15 university-, tribal-, regional- and federal-level organizations, including the NDMC and HPRCC.

Nebraska researchers join national team studying psychology of water use


Nebraska researchers join national team studying psychology of water use

Six University of Nebraska researchers, including SNR's Mark Burbach, will join colleagues from three other institutions to develop a model for engaging communities and stakeholders to ensure adequate supplies of good-quality water both for and from agriculture.

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