Travel back in time during lecture on Kearney street railway

First horse-drawn and later electrified, Kearney’s street railway brought a feeling of modernity and innovation to…

With help from UNK history professor, actor Bradley Whitford uncovers Nebraska connection

Nathan Tye appeared on the most recent episode of “Who Do You Think You Are?” an…

David Vail receives prestigious Teaching Excellence Award in Agricultural and Rural History

Vail was recognized for his “innovative approach” to teaching and “transformational impact” on students.

UNK history faculty discussing new books at Kearney Public Library

Pradeep Barua will present a public lecture 7 p.m. April 13 and James Rohrer is the…

Journey to Freedom: Graduate thesis addresses slavery in Nebraska Territory

In her master’s thesis – “Journey to Freedom from Nebraska Territory” – Gail Shaffer Blankenau shines…

David Vail, Darby Carlson discussing diseases during upcoming Science Café

This presentation will focus on some key diseases in the 20th century through the interconnected lenses…