Economy, arts, architecture and more all 'enhanced by UNK,' Chancellor Kristensen says By MIKE KONZ Kearney Hub KEARNEY - What would Kearney be like without UNK? “That’s almost so large it’s unthinkable,” University of Nebraska at Kearney Chancellor Doug Kristensen said. He believes a better question might be, what would Nebraska be like without UNK? In 1903 the Legislature voted 111 times before finally mustering enough votes to build the state’s new … [Read more...] about What would Kearney be like without UNK?
KEARNEY – More than 1,050 University of Nebraska at Kearney academic merit scholarships have been granted to the 2019 graduating class from Nebraska high schools. The total value of the awards is nearly $18 million over four years. The total includes 243 Board of Regents scholarships. Among the most prestigious awards granted by the university, each full-tuition Board of Regents scholarship is valued at more than $26,000 over four years. UNK awards more than $26 … [Read more...] about UNK academic scholarships valued at $18M given to incoming freshmen
KEARNEY — Three students from Broken Bow, Centura and West Point-Beemer high schools will attend the University of Nebraska at Kearney as Omaha World-Herald/Kearney Hub scholars. This year’s recipients of the scholarship are Weston Walz, Grace McDonald and Mitchell Lierman. The OWH/Hub scholarship is one of the premier academic awards at UNK. It provides room and board, tuition and fees, and books for the duration of the recipients’ collegiate careers at UNK. John … [Read more...] about Broken Bow, Centura, West Point-Beemer students named Omaha World-Herald, Kearney Hub Scholars
KEARNEY — Students with GPAs exceeding 4.0 from Kearney High School and Logan View High School in Hooper will attend the University of Nebraska at Kearney thanks to the Omaha World-Herald/Kearney Hub Scholarship. This year’s recipients of the scholarship are Faith Kowalski of KHS and Andrew Poppe of LVHS. The OWH/Hub scholarship is the premier academic award at UNK. It will provide room and board, tuition and fees, and books for the duration of Kowalski’s and Poppe’s … [Read more...] about Omaha World-Herald/Hub scholarships go to Hooper, Kearney students
By JOSH MOODY Kearney Hub Staff Writer KEARNEY — Jasmine Beringer, Nicole Kent and Samuel Rosenau are recipients of Omaha World-Herald/Kearney Hub scholarships at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Beringer, Kent and Rosenau were selected from a pool of 82 applicants, 40 of whom were invited to visit the UNK campus as part of applying. Students are required to submit a paper application, essay and reference letter. Top applicants then are invited to UNK for … [Read more...] about Prestigious Omaha World-Herald, Kearney Hub Scholarship winners announced