UNK scholarship supports first-generation college students, honors Peterson family’s legacy
Kearney native Pete Peterson has established a new scholarship for students who, like him, are the first in their family to ever attend college.
Sahling estate gives $1.9 million to UNK to forever help even more students
Well known among the University of Nebraska at Kearney community – especially by those in Loper athletics – for his compassion and generous student scholarship donations, Bob Sahling is helping students once again.
What happens when the sun ‘turns off’?
What happens when the sun ‘turns off’? Professors from different backgrounds share their eclipse expertise with Kearney students and the community.
The business and brains of relationships
Kathleen Gallagher, the new Williams Community Chair for Early Childhood Education at UNK, is a national expert in how little kids learn and think.
A notable quote: ‘Thank you, donors!’
Two UNK students pursuing their passion – Early Childhood – feel grateful for the people who support this University of Nebraska priority.
Donors (like you) helped this doctor reach her dream
UNMC’s Dr. Amy Hellman now leads one of just 39 clinics in the nation that are considered “Centers of Excellence” for Huntington’s Disease. “It’s because of the generous support of donors like you that I was able to pursue my dream,” she says.
A healthy collaboration.
A healthy collaboration: UNMC and UNK help students positively impact rural health care.
With $250K gift, Sahlings help more students who eye a UNK education
John and Sonia want to help even more students attend UNK, especially first-generation college students.
UNK focuses on community college transfer students with new scholarship program
Gifts of $1,000 to the Loper Advantage Scholarship Fund will be matched, doubling the donor’s gift.
Mississippi Mud, BBQ and Michael Jordan
Mississippi Mud, BBQ and Michael Jordan: Students learn a lot about NU’s new president, Hank Bounds
Three hundred reasons for giving back
UNK donor says a gift from two professors back in the day “was really a miracle” to him.
“Our Students, Our Future” initiative to raise $200 million in support of NU students
Increased access and success for current and future students is the focus of a two-year, $200 million fundraising initiative announced Sep. 24.
Women Investing in Nebraska to fund Nebraska nonprofits, university projects
WIN asks potential grant seekers to submit a letter of inquiry by Feb. 19, 2018.
Our employee wellness program is getting recognition – a lot of it
Long appreciated by our employees, our wellness program is racking up recognition and awards from outside our organization.
Holland Foundation $2 million gift creates endowed presidential chair in early childhood development
Funds will forever support the university’s Buffett Early Childhood Institute and its public outreach and education programs across Nebraska.