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UNK political science class registers 204 student voters

By SARA GIBONEY UNK Communications KEARNEY – Students from a University of Nebraska at Kearney political science class recently encouraged over 200 students on campus to register to vote. Students from the Democracy as a Political Idea class set up booths in the Nebraskan Student Union and Wellness Center on Sept. 23 and asked students to become registered voters. As a … [Read More...]

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Student arrested for threat at UNK

KEARNEY – University of Nebraska at Kearney Police have arrested a 19-year-old student in connection with the evacuation of the campus library this week. The student was booked into jail in Buffalo County on Thursday for threatened use of explosives, a Class IV felony. Charges against the UNK student are pending. On Wednesday, UNK evacuated the Calvin T. Ryan Library … [Read More...]

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UNK honored with Governor’s Wellness Award

By SARA GIBONEY UNK Communications KEARNEY – The University of Nebraska at Kearney received the Governor’s Wellness Award for its leadership in worksite health promotion. On Thursday UNK received the Grower Award, which recognizes achievements in “growing the seed of wellness” for employees and providing opportunities for employees to live healthy lifestyles. Nebraska … [Read More...]

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Financial expert, UNK alumnus Richard Salmen is 2014 Executive in Residence

By SARA GIBONEY UNK Communications KEARNEY – Financial expert Richard Salmen will present “The Journey from Undisciplined Ability to Enduring Success and Happiness” at 11 a.m. Thursday (Oct. 2) in the University of Nebraska at Kearney Nebraskan Student Union Ponderosa Room. Salmen, senior vice president and senior advisor at GTRUST Financial Corp. in Overland Park, Kan., … [Read More...]

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Juan Guzman receives KUDOS award from Board of Regents

Juan Guzman, director of multicultural affairs at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, received the University of Nebraska Board of Regents KUDOS award Sept. 19. KUDOS awards recognize university staff for their professional expertise, service and “superior dedication” to UNK and the University of Nebraska. Born in Mexico, Guzman came to the United States at age 14, … [Read More...]

Sara McMillan with Nebraska Business Development Center State Director Bob Bernier at the Association of Small Business Development Center’s annual conference Sept. 9 in Grapevine, Texas.

Sara McMillan receives Small Business Development Center award

Sara McMillan received the State Star Award for Nebraska at the Association of Small Business Development Center’s annual conference Sept. 9 in Grapevine, Texas. McMillan is a business consultant with the Nebraska Business Development Center at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, with a satellite location in Grand Island. The State Star Award recognizes McMillan for … [Read More...]