News

Flyer detailing clothing for sale
ASGSA Fall Clothing Sale Friday, November 9, 2018

The Animal Science Graduate Student Association will host its annual fall clothing sale November 12 - 16, 2018. Order forms can be picked up in A224 ANSC or you can place an order on November 13 & 14 from 10 am - 3 pm by the West entrance of the Animal Science Complex. Payment must be made at time or order.

Contact Kerri Bochantin at kabo234@g.uky.edu with any questions or concerns.

Read ASGSA Fall Clothing Sale


Inviting applications for two Statewide Extension Assistant Professor/Professor of Practice positions Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR) and Nebraska Extension is inviting applications for two Statewide Extension Assistant Professor/Professor of Practice positions in Animal Science.  These 12-month, non-tenure track positions will report to the Head of the Department of Animal Science and the Associate Dean of Nebraska Extension.  We are seeking innovative and dynamic individuals with leadership skills to build upon our nationally recognized programs in food animal science.  The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is

Read Inviting applications for two Statewide Extension Assistant Professor/Professor of Practice positions


Photo of specials
Loeffel Meat Shoppe - November Specials Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Did you know you can buy meat products right here on UNL's East Campus? Stop by the Loeffel Meat Shop located in the southwest corner of the Animal Science Complex!

Specials:
20% off T-Bone Steak
40% off Smoked Sausage, Smoked Sausage with Jalapenos, Smoked Sausage with Cranberries, and Cooked Salami
$1.75/pound Frankfurters
Prices good through the end of November

New hours:
Tuesdays - 1 PM to 5:30 PM
Thursdays - 1 PM to 5:30 PM
Fridays - 11:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Read Loeffel Meat Shoppe - November Specials


Fall 2018 newsletter
Fall 2018 Newsletter Thursday, October 18, 2018

We are pleased to provide you with the Fall 2018 edition of the Animal Science Nsider. The fall semester is well underway and we are looking forward to another successful year. We started the semester with 318 Animal Science and 149 Pre-Veterinary undergraduate students. We had an outstanding class of freshman matriculate and look forward to helping them reach their greatest potential as they progress through our degree programs. Our faculty also continue to recruit outstanding graduate students.

Animal Science Nsider


Megan Homolka, UNL senior animal science student
Megan Homolka first awardee of the Robert and Karla Baltzell Student Innovation Award Thursday, September 6, 2018

Megan Homolka, senior animal science student, was selected as the first recipient of the Robert and Karla Baltzell Student Innovation Award. The award was established in 2016 with a gift from Robert and Karla Baltzell and a matching contribution from the Robert B. Daugherty Foundation, the Robert and Karla Baltzell Student Innovator Fund aims to provide research support to undergraduate and graduate students studying critical questions at the intersection of water and livestock, animal feed and/or crops.

Read Megan Homolka first awardee of the Robert and Karla Baltzell Student Innovation Award


Participants learning the different cuts of meats
15th Annual Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium Wednesday, August 1, 2018

The 15th annual Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium will be held at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Animal Science Complex on November 2 - 4, 2018.

Read 15th Annual Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium


Flyer for ASGSA Spring Clothing Sales
ASGSA Spring Clothing Sales - March 9 -16, 2018 Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The Animal Science Graduate Student Association is having their annual Spring clothing sales this semester! This year, the organization is selling soft-shell vests, hats, and short sleeve t-shirts, pictured here. All proceeds from these sales go towards helping fund the graduate students' travel to conferences as well as other needs.

Read ASGSA Spring Clothing Sales - March 9 -16, 2018


Animal Science Nsider
Spring 2018 Newsletter Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Welcome to the second edition of our departmental newsletter, the “Animal Science Nsider”. As I begin my second year in the Department of Animal Science at the University of Nebraska, I continue to be amazed at the talent and commitment to excellence of our faculty, staff, and students. We are pleased to share a few of the stories from the many wonderful activities and achievements which have occurred throughout the fall 2017 semester. We also want to make you aware of some upcoming events in the Department of Animal Science and hope that you will be able to participate.

Animal Science Nsider


Alumni Reunion Weekend

Western Horse saddle promo image

April 13-14, 2018

  1. Alumni Round-Up at Nebraska Innovation Campus on April 13
  2. Old Timers' Livestock Judging Contest in Animal Science on April 14
  3. UNL Bull Sale in Animal Science on April 14
  4. Block & Bridle Banquet at Nebraska Innovation Campus on April 14

Register for the 2018 Alumni Reunion Weekend


Alumni & Friends Newsletter Friday, December 8, 2017

We are excited to present you with our first edition of the Department of Animal Science Alumni and Friends News. We are committed to keeping you informed about activities, successes, opportunities and upcoming events at the University of Nebraska, Department of Animal Science. We plan to send you the Alumni and Friends News each Fall and Spring. Our department has a strong and proud history of excellence in Teaching, Research, and Extension, and we are striving to become even better in the future.

Alumni & Friends Newsletter


Pages