On “I Love NU Advocacy Day,” we asked attendees one simple question: What do you love about UNK? Adam Schultis, sophomore, political science major, Diller “I’ve really gotten involved and I really love the community and all my professors. I can go to any one of my professors and they know me and I know them.” Paul Twigg, professor of biology “The focus on our students. We put them into everything we do. From our … [Read more...] about What do you love about UNK?
To the UNK Community: The emergence and spread of the novel coronavirus over the past few weeks has raised a number of questions about the impact on members of the UNK community. The UNK leadership team is monitoring this situation closely in collaboration with our colleagues across the University of Nebraska system. We encourage you to visit Nebraska Medicine’s website for up-to-date, accurate information about the coronavirus and its impact in Nebraska. We also share … [Read more...] about UNK leadership team monitoring coronavirus situation closely
The UNK Faculty and Staff Giving Campaign, facilitated by the University of Nebraska Foundation, kicks off today and runs through Nov. 8. During the campaign, donors are invited to support any of three highlighted areas: UNK faculty development UNK Student Crisis Scholarship Fund UNK Fund for the highest campus priorities “As a member of UNK’s faculty or staff, you invest your time and talent in our students and campus every day,” said Teresa Brown with the NU … [Read more...] about UNK Faculty and Staff Giving Campaign underway
Following a public nomination process that generated almost 200 names, the University of Nebraska Board of Regents will consider the appointment of a 23-member Presidential Search Advisory Committee that will help guide the search for NU’s next leader. The list includes four people with direct ties to the University of Nebraska at Kearney and Kearney area: Tom Henning, president and CEO, Cash-Wa Distributing Co., Kearney Gilbert Hinga, dean of student affairs, … [Read more...] about Board of Regents to establish Presidential Search Advisory Committee
By TYLER ELLYSON UNK Communications KEARNEY – The University of Nebraska at Kearney’s Office of Multicultural Affairs has a new name, but its mission remains the same. Now known as the Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion, the change better reflects the office’s role on campus and the services it provides for all UNK students, faculty, staff, alumni and guests. “Our goal is to create an environment that educates our students on diversity issues and makes … [Read more...] about New name, same mission; Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion supports all students