‘You’re not alone’: UNK sophomore Brittany Chavez paves path for other first-gen students

“I can serve as an example that everyone can make it through college.”

‘We want to see you succeed’: Campus event celebrates first-gen students, highlights educational opportunities

"There are opportunities here to accomplish your dreams in your career and in your life."

First-Gen Loper: Sierra McKenny gains confidence, new skills by leaving her comfort zone

"I’ve grown into a confident person and I believe the support I’ve received during my time…

First-gen student organization creates badge of honor at UNK

UNK has become a first-generation destination in Nebraska, with over 40% of the student population classified…

UNK senior DJ Hardwick pays it forward by supporting fellow Lopers

"Coming in as a freshman, I was able to develop a strong community of staff members,…