Hope Inspires Vision

The Rural Futures Institute just wrapped up its annual conference on October 21-23. The theme was ‘Hope Inspires Vision,’ encouraging all of us to envision vibrant rural futures. New this year, we had two locations.  Close to 400 people participated at Nebraska Innovation Campus and over 200 people joined us

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Feed, Nourish, Thrive!

Last week, IANR was well represented at the World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue in Des Moines, Iowa.  Agricultural Research Dean Archie Clutter, CASNR Associate Dean Tiffany Heng-Moss, IANR Global Engagement Assistant Vice Chancellor Josh Davis, ALEC Department Head Mark Balschweid and IANR World Food Prize Coordinator Brooke Talbot all took

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KRVN Interview for October 17, 2015

On this weeks KRVN segment, we discussed the first Heuermann Lecture of the 2014-2015 season.  ‘Finding Hope: Pioneering your Own 40 Chances” and I will be moderating a discussion between Howard G. Buffett, Chairman & CEO, The Howard G. Buffett Foundation; and Howard W. Buffett, Lecturer, University of Nebraska–Lincoln. http://real.unl.edu/podcast/IANR_Radio/ianr101715.mp3