April 30, 2020 6:00 p.m. CDT (Online)
Join us for a conversation with Minister Counselor for Agricultural Affairs at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, China, as he discusses his impressive international career, future pathways for students interested in global agriculture and what it was like to be in China during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Current/Past Fulbright Scholars Panel featuring Gabriela Palomo of Guatemala, Agustín Olivo of Argentina, Kiki Rizki Amalia of IndonesiaCheck out the video recap here.
Connecting Nebraska to the World through Virtual Classrooms
Dipra Jha, associate professor of practice and director of global engagement for the Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management Program
Join us for a discussion about creating global opportunities here in Nebraska for students as Dipra shares about his experience teaching a virtual exchange class, "Three Countries, One Classroom." Check out the video recap here.
Our campus is home and host to experts from all over the world. We encourage you to learn from them in the many seminar series happening across the Institute, including:
February 3, 4:00 p.m., Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Hall
“Brazilian Neglected Diseases and Zoonosis from a One Health Perspective” by Luciana Pires, Visiting Research Scholar, School of Natural Resources; home institution - Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil
*Student luncheon with Luciana: February 4, 12:00 p.m. Nebraska East Union
February 7, 3:30 p.m., Keim Hall 150
“Developing Strategies for Improving Abiotic Stress Tolerance of Photosynthetic Apparatus in Crops Grown for Food and Fuels” by Katarzyna Glowacka, assistant professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Nebraska–Lincoln
February 10, 4:00 p.m,. Food Innovation Center (room TBD)
“Food Chains of the Future and the New Supply Demand Dynamics” by Maria Velissariou, Chief Science and Technology Officer, Institute of Food Technologists
February 14, 11:00 a.m. Entomology Hall 202
March 12, 10:00 a.m. Hardin Hall 901
“Charismatic Predators in modern Africa: Spotted hyenas (Crocuta crocuta) and human coexistence in the Northern Tuli Game Reserve, Botswana,” Thesis Defense, Jazmin Castillo, School of Natural Resources.
*Student luncheon with Jazmin: April 15 (Online). Watch the video recap of Jazmin's presentation.
April 23, 6:00 p.m. (Watch the video recap.)
International Trade with China in the Age of Covid-19 by David Morfesi, Special Counsel and Director International Trade, MinterEllison (Australia)
April 22, 3:30 p.m. Online
“Understand Your Water Resource with Groundwater Modeling” by Sorab Panday, GSI Environmental Inc. & University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Postponed to fall semester 2020
Ento-Omics: Elucidating plant defense against insect herbivory with ‘omics" by Prince Kudjoe Zogli, Department of Entomology
International Events for Students
Global Close-Up Luncheons (Online only until fall semester)
Reserve your spot for future luncheons by contacting Tay at email@example.com
Luciana Pires Visiting Scholar (past)
April 15, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (online)
Jazmin Castillo Graduating master's student
"Virtual Karaoke & Dance Night"
April 25, 2020 8:00 p.m. Sign up to perform here by April 22!
IANR Global/SNR Global Issues Documentary Night
Postponed to fall semester 2020, Hardin Hall Auditorium