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Welcome to the Department of Animal Science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln! We are excited that you have chosen UNL to continue your education. While you are a student here, be sure to take advantage of all the opportunities available to you through CASNR and the Animal Science Department. Many extracurricular activities and clubs are offered through the department for students to become involved and meet new people outside the classroom. We look forward to seeing you on campus!

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Meet Your Undergraduate Program Coordinator

Dr. Lisa Karr, is an Associate Professor of Animal Science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She serves as a faculty advisor and is the undergraduate program coordinator for the Department of Animal Science. Dr. Karr teaches four undergraduate courses, which include Companion Animal Behavior, Introduction to Companion Animals, Companion Animal Nutrition, and Human-Companion Animal Interactions.


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