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UNK biology department receives university-wide teaching award

By SARA GIBONEY UNK Communications KEARNEY – Faculty in the biology department at the University of Nebraska at Kearney believe that their success is only based on the successes of their students. Which is why teachers in the department present rigorous coursework, encourage students to do independent research and offer hands-on learning. “People here work really … [Read More...]

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Alan Wedige receives KUDOS award from Board of Regents

By TODD GOTTULA UNK Communications KEARNEY – UNK Campus Architect Alan Wedige received the University of Nebraska Board of Regents KUDOS award on March 21. KUDOS awards recognize university staff for their professional expertise, service and “superior dedication” to UNK and the University of Nebraska. Wedige joined the University of Nebraska at Kearney in 2012, … [Read More...]

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Plans progress for new University Village development south of UNK campus

  FLIP BOOK: A “flip book” highlighting the University Village development can be viewed at: http://unknews.unk.edu/university-village/ KEARNEY – The University of Nebraska at Kearney has completed the planning stage for development of the 104-acre site now known as University Village – a new campus that will combine public and private resources in a mix of business, … [Read More...]

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New student body president Schulte inaugurated at UNK

CONNOR SCHULTE Hometown: Kearney Major: Organizational and relational communication Year: Junior Activities: Student government, Gamma Phi Beta, Honors Program, Mortar Board, Panhellenic Council Hobbies: Hanging out with friends, going out for coffee, going to the movies By SARA GIBONEY UNK Communications KEARNEY – Hoping to become more active on campus, Connor … [Read More...]

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The Innocence to take UNK stage in honor of retiring Jim Payne

KEARNEY – Popular Kearney-based cover band The Innocence will join the UNK Jazz Rock Ensemble on stage for a concert highlighting the work of longtime music professor Jim Payne. The show, free and open to the public, is at 7:30 p.m. on April 26 at the UNK Fine Arts Building Recital Hall. Payne is retiring in May after 40 years at UNK, and the concert is his last as … [Read More...]