Passion for the Past: Doug Biggs shares love of history through teaching, research

“History is all about people to me, and it’s all about telling stories that matter.”

Retiring after 30 years at UNK, Mary Sommers will always remember the student success stories

Sommers served as the director of financial aid since 2000.

Best Thesis Award: Brian Mason’s passion for natural resources, fisheries work continues to grow

Mason graduated from UNK in May 2021 with a master’s degree in biology.

Biology master’s program opens new doors for Blase Rokusek

"My favorite thing about the program is the opportunity to teach and work with students."

True Teacher-Scholar: Associate professor Phu Vu uses research to improve instruction

“Teaching sparks my interest in research, and thanks to research and what I have learned from…

UNK professor Brooke Envick sparks student creativity with board – not bored – games

“We can discuss case studies, but that doesn’t give them hands-on skills. This gives them an…