Organized by UNK Health Sciences, the event is part of the Health Science Explorers program, an initiative that grows the state’s health care workforce by introducing more middle and high school students to these careers and educational paths.
UNK received recognition for its academic excellence, strong student success rates, affordable tuition and accessible financial assistance programs in the latest “Best Colleges” rankings from U.S. News & World Report.
Voya Financial, Inc., a leading provider of retirement plans for educators, announced today that Nicole LeClaire, a principal at Kenesaw High School has received a $2,000 grant as part of the company’s 2023 Unsung Heroes awards competition.
The Clovis, California, native will share his story of sports stardom, substance abuse, mental health struggles, homelessness and redemption during an upcoming appearance at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
The University of Nebraska needs a new president next year. NU system President Ted Carter, the former superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy and a vice admiral, was named the next president at The Ohio State University in Columbus. He will start in January 2024.
The program, in alignment with the National School Lunch Program, aims to provide free and reduced-price meals to eligible students, ensuring that every child has access to nutritious meals during the school day.