UNK Scholars Recognition Day

Dr. Peter Longo
professor and chair of political science, 308.865.8039

The University of Nebraska at Kearney’s annual Scholars Recognition Day will be Monday, October 7, beginning at 8:30 a.m. The Admissions Office at UNK invited all Nebraska high school juniors and seniors who rank in the top five percent of their class to attend this special event.

“This day is about honoring juniors and seniors for their outstanding academic achievement and introducing them to the Honors program and the unique college atmosphere we have to offer at UNK,” Dr. Peter Longo, director of the Honors Program said.

Schedule of events:

8:30 – 9 a.m. Registration and Check-in, Fine Arts Recital Hall
9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome by Dr. Peter Longo, Honors Program Director
9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Panel Discussion, UNK Honors Students
9:45 – 10 a.m. Break
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Mock Honors Class, Dr. Rob Luscher, English Professor
10:30 – 11:45 a.m. College Open Houses
11:45 – 1 p.m. Chancellor’s Luncheon, Nebraskan Student Union Great Room
1:00 – 3p.m. Optional Tours of UNK campus