NUtech Ventures and Nebraska Innovation Campus, together with Junior Achievement of Lincoln, hosted career day on March 5 for a group of 13 students from Pound Middle School. Students learned more about NUtech Ventures and the opportunities available at Nebraska Innovation Campus.
To start the day, students attended a career panel discussion led by NUtech’s Mauricio Suarez, Rose Robotham, Cheryl Horst and Zane Gernhart.
NIC’s Brooke Goedert led students on a tour of NIC greenhouse facilities, where students learned about the high-yield crop research taking place at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
The career day concluded with a tour of Nebraska Innovation Studio, a hands-on activity in the studio and lunch with employees from NUtech and NIC.