Natural & Social Sciences

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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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The College of Natural & Social Sciences at UNK empowers graduates for careers and advanced study, for lifelong learning, and for participation in their communities as educated citizens and leaders.

Judge Andrea Miller to speak to 363 UNK grads at Friday commencement; View list of graduates

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Judge Andrea Miller to speak to 363 UNK grads at Friday commencement; View list of graduates

When: 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 15 Where: UNK Health and Sports Center, 24th Street and 15th Avenue, Kearney Social Media: Follow @UNKearney and #lopergrad on Twitter to see photos and posts Live Broadcast: Watch commencement live at unk.edu and join in the #lopergrad conversation at http://unk.edu/eventdashboard KEARNEY – Undergraduate and graduate degrees for 363 will […]

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What I like most about the biology and health science departments is participating in research because I am able to apply what I learn in class to actual situations, which is great.
Holly Hartman
Psychobiology / Pre-Med