Giovanni Flores fights for his education during eight-year journey

"I knew that no matter how hard it was going to be, that it was going…

UNK graduate Jazmin Urbina shares her lifelong love of learning

After student teaching in Houston, Texas, Urbina graduated last week with a bachelor’s degree in elementary…

UNK graduates share their excitement at winter commencement ceremony

"My parents brought me to this country when I was like 9 months old, and they…

UNK agribusiness program prepares Michael Gibbens for future in the field

“I couldn’t be more excited to begin my career," said Gibbens, who accepted a position with…

Phadiziana Smith-Whiteside overcomes obstacles to be first in family to attend college

The UNK sophomore is studying social work with a family science minor. She also works in…

First-Gen Loper: Diaz wants to be role model for family members, future students

The UNK senior will graduate in December with a degree in middle grades education. “It’s going…