Building on proven success, UNK-UNMC project would strengthen rural health care

"This is a game-changer for rural Nebraska,” UNK Chancellor Doug Kristensen said. "This will change the…

Nebraska STEM, health care careers get boost from state scholarship funds

The Nebraska Career Scholarship program supports college students from Nebraska pursuing undergraduate degrees in high-growth, high-demand…

Three years after near-fatal crash, Preston Hall returning to ICU as registered nurse

"The main reason I want to work in the ICU is because I was there,” said…

Nursing student Maci Kroupa ‘called to help people’

"Nurses are so much more than caregivers who administer medication and take vital signs. They support a patient as they…

‘It’s what we sign up for’: UNK pre-nursing students undeterred during pandemic

“I’m so inspired by everyone who is working longer shifts, under mountains of personal protective equipment,…

UNK’s Brittany Zimmerman uses difficult past to create better future

By TYLER ELLYSON UNK Communications KEARNEY – Brittany Zimmerman’s life could have gone down a different…