- Scott Scholar
- UNO, College of Arts & Sciences
Shannon is from Plattsmouth, NE and is studying biology and environmental science. Her internship experience includes working at the Nebraska Forest Service, Fontenelle Forest, and Hitchcock Nature Center. In these roles she completed park maintenance, assisted in the oak savanna and prairie restoration, and hazelnut research. Her research experience includes working with Dr. Steve Rodie conducting rain garden research, where she tests the effectiveness of various soil types to clean and hold water in rain gardens. Her career interests include becoming a park naturalist.