The Nebraska Energy Office’s Weatherization Program enables low-income families in Nebraska to reduce their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient. For this project, the Public Policy Center worked with the Raikes School of Computer Science and Management and the Bureau of Sociological Research to examine the impacts of these improvements and investments […]
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The Nebraska Dollar and Energy Savings Loan Program was designed in 1990 to make low interest loans available to finance home, building and system energy improvements. Loans have been made to residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural customers, typically for heating, cooling, windows, siding or insulation. The Public Policy Center worked with the Raikes School of […]
This five-year, $3.1 million grant from the National Science Foundation funded a multidisciplinary graduate program focused on resilience and adaptive governance in stressed watersheds. This collaborative program integrated scientific, social, economic and legal aspects of managing complex water issues. The Public Policy Center worked on applicable policy and social science issues. The program educated […]
The Central Great Plains Climate Education Partnership (CGP-CEP) was formed to create a strategic plan for enhancing climate education of three primary target groups: agricultural producers, K-12 educators, and rural communities. The Public Policy Center, High Plains Regional Climate Center, National Center for Research on Rural Education, Institute for Civic Discourse and Democracy, KSU Office […]
Bee Visit Rates Vary With Floral Morphology Among Highbush Blueberry Cultivars (Vaccinium corymbosum L.)
Courcelles, D., Button, L., & Elizabeth E. (2013). Bee visit rates vary with floral morphology among highbush blueberry cultivars (Vaccinium corymbosum L.). Journal of Applied Entomology, 137(2013), 693-701.
PytlikZillig, L. M., Steffensmeier, T., Cambell Hibbs, A., Champion, B., Hunt, E. D., Harrington, J., Jr., & Kahl, D. (2013). Fostering climate change education in the Central Great Plains: A public engagement approach. International Journal of Sustainability, 8(1), 161-177.
Curzer, H. J., Wallace, M. C., Perry, G., Muhlberger, P. J., & Perry, D. (2013). The ethics of wildlife research: A nine R theory. ILAR Journal, 54(1), 52–57.
Curzer, H., Perry, G., Wallace, M., Perry, D., & Muhlberger, P. (2013). Environmental research ethics: Extensions of the three r’s. Environmental Ethics, 35(1), 95-114.
Shank, N., (2012). A review of the role of cost–benefit analyses in 2-1-1 Diffusion, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 43(6S5), S497-S505.
Stromer-Galley, J., Webb, N., & Muhlberger, P. (2012). Deliberative E-Rulemaking Project: Challenges to enacting real world deliberation. Journal of Information Technology and Politics, 9(1), 82–96.