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UNK@TheWorld kicks off film series with ‘The Other Side’

By SARA GIBONEY UNK Communications KEARNEY – The film “The Other Side” will be the first film featured at UNK@TheWorld, a collaboration between the University of Nebraska at Kearney and The World Theatre in Kearney. “The Other Side” begins at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday (Feb. 9). The film explores children and immigration from three different places - Mexico, Cuba and Morocco. The … [Read More...]

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New Childhood and Youth Studies minor to be offered fall of 2016

By ALYSSA SOBOTKA UNK Communications KEARNEY – The inspiration to develop a new Childhood and Youth Studies minor at UNK came down to student needs and wishes. “We have seen a lot of interest from students over the years,” said Michelle Beissel Heath, associate professor of English. “We will get one student who is interested in this specific focus and we have not been … [Read More...]

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UNK Wednesday classes canceled; Campus closed

The University of Nebraska at Kearney will be closed Wednesday, Feb. 3, due to inclement weather. Day and night classes are canceled. The Child Development Center will also be closed.  All essential personnel will be contacted by their supervisors if they need to report to work. … [Read More...]

Fauneil Meier, middle, was recognized and given the KUDOS award Friday at the Board of Regents meeting, which was attended by (left to right) Assistant Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance Jane Sheldon, UNK Chancellor Doug Kristensen, husband Jim Meier, Regent Kent Schroeder, student Regent Evan Calhoun and NU President Hank Bounds.

Fauneil Meier receives KUDOS award from NU Board of Regents

By TODD GOTTULA UNK Communications Fauneil Meier, executive assistant to the vice chancellor for business and finance, received the University of Nebraska Board of Regents KUDOS award Friday. KUDOS awards recognize university staff for their professional expertise, service and “superior dedication” to UNK and University of Nebraska. It is the university’s top staff … [Read More...]

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UNK Tuesday classes canceled; campus closed

The University of Nebraska at Kearney is closed Tuesday, Feb. 2 due to Inclement Weather.  Day and night classes are cancelled. The Child Development Center will also be closed.  All essential personnel will be contacted by their supervisors if they need to report to work. … [Read More...]