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Rural Futures fellows’ work empowers rural communities

For Savannah Gerlach, growing up in a small town made her aware of the possibilities and power rural communities have in Nebraska. 

Student fellows help small town development

17 fellows from the Rural Futures Institute are living in seven small towns in Nebraska working on community development.

Rural Futures fellows in Wahoo working to boost civic engagement

These Nebraska College students are spending the summer working on civic engagement in Wahoo for the Rural Futures Institute.

Huge potential for Nebraska wind energy, but not everyone wants it

Image of a wind turbine in Nebraska
Nebraska News Service · Wind Energy in Nebraska According to the federal National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Nebraska has the potential to generate approximately 465,000 megawatts...

‘Not One More Life,’ latest march for racial justice in Lincoln

Protesters in Lincoln marched and peacefully protested on June 13 to call for racial justice and policing reforms. Video by Haley Heiden and Natalie...