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    Mahmood contributes to "Climate Across America" series

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    Huskers take 4th at national soil judging contest

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    Continued below-average precipitation reduces groundwater levels

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    Researchers contribute to innovative study of California mountain lions

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We are the School of Natural Resources, where we do science and explore everything. And you will, too, from the moment you arrive on campus.

Here you’ll get plenty of relevant, exciting experiences to help you land a job you’ll love making a difference. You’ll collaborate with fellow students and expert faculty in the classroom and the field, building a network of connections to use throughout your career. You’ll make scientific discoveries both big and small, seek opportunities you didn’t even know existed, and graduate knowing you forged a path at this Big Ten school that sets you apart from the pack.

Become a member of the SNR family.

Search for the Director of the School of the Natural Resources

The Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln invites nominations and applications for the position of Director of the School of Natural Resources. IANR is seeking an innovative, dynamic, and collaborative person who will provide intellectual and strategic leadership for the school. We are looking for a strong leader who understands university teaching, research, and Extension and who will be able to use their knowledge and skills to help the school maximize its impact in each of these areas.

Candidate Presentations are May 18 - Dr. Larkin Powell and May 25 - Dr. Bin Zhu. Follow the link for complete information.

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We offer five undergraduate programs in natural resources and the environment, all of which provide you a high-quality education from down-to-earth, engaging professors.

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Graduate Goals

Whether you’re looking for a career boost or a change of pace, start your next chapter in one of our graduate programs.

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What makes us different?

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We have a 1:4 faculty-to-student ratio so your professor actually knows your name and cares about your academic success.

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We emphasize the importance of undergraduate research and fund projects through our Cabela’s program.

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We know internships make a difference when applying for jobs, so we offer our own to undergraduate students each year.

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We offer nine student clubs , six study abroads and nearly 20 field research sites for plenty of resume-building opportunities.

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We’re known for our research, too

Our 80+faculty and eight research centers answer current questions about climate, plants, animals, water and soil around the state, nation and world with a focus on how what they discovered can be used — because if the science isn’t usable, what’s the point? Dive into our research emphasis areas:

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New Algorithms Help Determine Crop Varieties Respond to Drought
New Algorithms Help Determine Crop Varieties Respond to Drought   –   5/30/2023
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CliGrow Tool Helps Estimate Crop Maturity
CliGrow Tool Helps Estimate Crop Maturity   –   5/30/2023
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Cronk developing models of wells at risk of contaminants during drought
Cronk developing models of wells at risk of contaminants during drought  –   5/25/2023
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