Day in the sun | Photo of the Week

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Day in the sun | Photo of the Week

Grace Schuster
Iris McFarlin | AWESM Lab

Doctoral student Grace Schuster looks and listens for birds while walking through pastureland near North Platte. Schuster, a member of Nebraska’s Applied Wildlife Ecology and Spatial Movement Lab, is conducting research on the richness and abundance of grassland bird species.

Allison Barg
Iris McFarlin | AWESM Lab
Allison Barg, a doctoral student in natural resource sciences, searches for birds while checking acoustic monitors at Oak Glen State Wildlife Management Area.

Social media photos of the week

  • Angelica Tapia
    Angelica Tapia, a first-generation Mexican American and incoming graduate student in printmaking and painting, stands with her work “Mind’s Eye: Amplify.” Learn more at
  • Husker toddlers
    The Nebraska Alumni Association shared a photo of three cousins — and potential Huskers-in-waiting. Learn more at
  • Australian shepherd
    Ollie, an Australian Shepherd puppy with an Instagram account, wrote that he was “sad I can’t join mom” — incoming freshman Carolina Barraza — at Nebraska U. Learn more at
  • Nitrogen Use Efficiency Workshop
    Attendees of the 2022 Nitrogen Use Efficiency Workshop enjoyed robot demonstrations and friendly competitions coordinated by Nebraska’s Santosh Pitla, associate professor of biological systems engineering. Learn more at
  • Husker family
    Malaz Lain, Nebraska U alumna and master’s student in child, youth and family studies, captured a moment with her husband and their Husker-clad daughter. Learn more at
  • Andersen Hall
    “Andersen Hall is all tucked in for the night,” tweeted Shari Veil, professor and dean of the College of Journalism and Mass Communications. Learn more at

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