Schedule of Association Meetings

Meetings of the UNL Emeriti and Retirees Association

Members and a guest are invited to attend meetings. Generally, meetings extend for approximately one and one-half hours. Until further notice, we are conducting our meetings virtually, via Zoom. Meeting details are announced by email, prior to each meeting.

Contact Pat Crews, Program Chair, or 402-438-7174, with questions and suggestions.

Schedule of Association Meetings 2021

Tuesday, January 19 at 1:00 PM- "Covid Vacines"
Dr. James Lawler, Assoc Professor, Dept of Internal Medicine, UNMC
    Director, International Programs and Innovation, Global Center for Health Security
    Director, Clinical and Biodefense Research, National Strategic Research Institute

Tuesday, February 16 at 11:30 AM - "Nebraska Extension Responds: Floods, Blizzards, Droughts and Pandemics"
Dr. Chuck Hibberd, Professor Emeritus of Animal Science; Former Dean and Director of Nebraska Extension

Thursday, March 18 at 11:30 AM - "Climate Change"
Dr. Don Wilhite, Prof Emeritus, Founding director of the Natl Drought Mitigation Center and Intl Drought Information Center

Wednesday, April 14 at 11:30 AM - “The Buzz about Bees: Research Updates & Education Efforts across Nebraska and beyond”
Dr. Judy Wu-Smart, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Entomology and Director of UNL Bee Lab

Thursday, September 23 at 11:30 AM -- Awards Luncheon
Hosted by the NU Foundation, Chancellor’s Office, and Nebraska Alumni Association

Tuesday, October 19 at 11:30 AM – "Impact of Local Philanthropy on Nebraska Communities,"
Jeff Yost, President of Nebraska Community Foundation and Dr. Chuck Hibberd, NCF Board Member and Professor Emeritus of Animal Science; Former Dean and Director of Nebraska Extension

Tuesday, November 16 at 11:30 AM – "Nebraska Vines and Wines"
Dr. Paul Read, Professor of Agronomy and Horticulture/Viticulture Location:

Thursday, December 16 at 11:30 AM– "Update and Vision for UNL Libraries"
Claire Stewart, Professor and Dean of University Libraries