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College of Natural & Social Sciences

Science is all around us. How we act, the environments in which we live, the laws that govern us, the physiological, psychological, and pragmatic elements that impact our lives are studied here at UNK. Discover more about the Natural & Social Science departments:

Wyatt Behn, Physics Research

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In its 12th year, Leadership UNK adds 10 new members for 2018-19 class

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In its 12th year, Leadership UNK adds 10 new members for 2018-19 class

KEARNEY – The University of Nebraska at Kearney has selected 10 staff members for its 2018-19 Leadership UNK class. In its 12th year, the program is designed to expose participants to leadership opportunities at UNK and in the Kearney area, enhance their leadership skills and encourage them to accept leadership roles in the future. Leadership […]

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I am an assistant professor of biology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and want undergraduates in my lab to have the same types of opportunities that I had at UNK.
Christine Cutucache
Biology