The largest single-day service project at UNK, The Big Event is organized by UNK Student Government as a way to give back to the community and say thanks for all the support Kearney-area residents provide.
Vipond’s extensive career included positions with Grand Island Public Schools and ESU 10. Although she retired in May 2019, she remains active in early childhood education as a part-time coach for the Rooted in Relationships initiative.
The University of Nebraska and Nebraska Game and Parks Commission are working together to study pronghorn movements and habitat use, with a goal of implementing management strategies that protect the species without harming agricultural producers and other landowners.
Pilcher, an Alumni Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Clemson University, will discuss the many benefits of good sleep habits and offer tips to develop these habits during Monday’s virtual event.
The chair of UNK’s Department of Cyber Systems explores communications and responses to bio-related threats, food, animal and public health disease outbreaks and other types of natural and man-made disasters.
Two Rivers Public Health Department partnered with the University of Nebraska at Kearney to administer 322 COVID-19 vaccinations Tuesday at Cope Stadium. Those receiving the vaccine included UNK students and employees and the general public.