IANR Global Engagement
Who We Are
The IANR Office of Global Engagement was founded in November 2012. Our mission is to coordinate and expand international programs within IANR. The Office strives to:
- create new international partnerships within IANR,
- foster a learning environment that encourages students to think globally, and
- help recruit international talent to work and study within IANR.
IANR Global Engagement News
- Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Nebraska co-hosts agricultural workshop in ArgentinaThe Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) at the University of Nebraska co-hosted a workshop with the Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute (DWFI), the Ministry of Agroindustry of Argentina and the National Agricultural Technology Institute (INTA) in Buenos Aires earlier this month. The collaborative multi-day work session focused on high productivity agriculture with center pivot irrigation.
- Monday, September 11, 2017
"FAPESP Week" Brazil-USA Symposium to be held at NebraskaIn 2017, from September 18 to 22, the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the University of Nebraska–Lincoln (UNL) and Texas Tech University will organize FAPESP WEEK NEBRASKA AND TEXAS. The symposium aims at strengthening the links between scientists from Brazil and United States with the objective of promoting research partnerships. Nebraska's part in the event will be held Monday, September 18 and Tuesday, September, 19.
- Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Chinese research exchange program marks sixth year at NebraskaFor the sixth consecutive summer, undergraduate students from Northwest Agriculture and Forestry University (NWAFU) in Yangling, China conducted research under the mentorship of over 90 University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty. The exchange, or "REU program," has been a successful one, meaningfully engaging over 115 students from the university in the course of the program's tenure.
- Thursday, August 3, 2017
São Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration announces new call for proposals
The Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) in partnership with São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) announce the call for proposals under the SPRINT initiative - São Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration.
- Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Headed home a Husker: scholar's time at Nebraska positive for allRobert Mugabi, of Uganda, wrapped up his multi-year stay at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln attending the commencement exercises earlier this month, placed in Nebraska via the Borlaug Higher Education for Agricultural Research and Development (BHEARD) program. The BHEARD program supports long-term training of agricultural researchers at the master’s and doctoral levels and links scientific and higher education communities in Feed the Future countries and the United States.