What do these former Huskers have in common?
Prince Amukamara and Jordan Larson have at least three things in common.
From learning to leading
Amber Gloystein Messersmith, an assistant professor in the Department of Communication, was herself once a UNK student.
Former teacher wants wall decoration for Christmas
Doris Murray has an off-the-wall wish for Christmas this year: To be on the wall.
Honoring Nebraska's rural educators
One room. One teacher.
Buckle gift fits UNK computer students to a T
Buckle creates new scholarship and career development program for students at UNK.
Mentor, adviser, professor…and friend
A UNK student recently sent a text message to four people. He wanted them to be the first to know the big news – that he’d been accepted into the grad school at Notre Dame. He called his mom. He called his sisters. Then he called Professor Peter Longo.
Endowed $25,000 scholarship honors former UNK Men's Basketball Coach Jerry Hueser
The University of Nebraska at Kearney has announced establishment of the Coach Jerry Hueser Men’s Basketball Scholarship Fund in honor of Jerry Hueser, the winningest coach in UNK history.
Anonymous gift creates new scholarship in honor of longtime UNK baseball coach Guy Murray
A new memorial scholarship provides support to baseball student-athletes at the University of Nebraska at Kearney while remembering the life of former baseball coach and UNK Athletic Hall of Fame Member, Guy Murray.
One fund supports them all
This is an exciting time for UNK as it moves to the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association – maybe the best Division II conference in the country. The Lopers, who are leaving the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, officially become part of the MIAA on July 1. But as they enter this new era, continuing their tradition of excellence will require more resources and scholarships and even more donor support.
UNK study abroad student learns she can handle it
The UNK education major from North Platte, Neb., knew she needed to go to Peru to improve her Spanish. But a big part of her didn’t want to go. And she didn’t know if she could last a whole semester there.
It's all in the family for UNK scholarship donors
“The way we look at it,” Jack says, “we have our own alumni association.”
Bennett memorial scholarship to support business students at UNK
A new memorial scholarship provides support to students in the College of Business and Technology at the University of Nebraska at Kearney while remembering the life of alumnus Dr. Keith N. Bennett.
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.