2018 Blog Posts

Spotlight on Dr. Michael Teahon, Educational Administration Chair

Posted: October 15, 2018 10:00:00 AM CDT

Spotlight on Dr. Michael Teahon, Educational Administration Chair

Dr. Michael Teahon, associate professor and chair of the Department of Educational Administration, has two passions: education and leadership. At the University of Nebraska at Kearney, he’s found the right fit to make an even greater impact on Nebraska teachers, serving as the new chair of UNK’s online Educational Administration graduate program. Teahon is no stranger to the field or the university, having received a bachelor’s degree in math and history education from...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

How Do I Transfer? An Online Student’s Guide

Posted: October 2, 2018 4:30:00 PM CDT

How Do I Transfer? An Online Student’s Guide

Perhaps you’ve earned general education credits at a community college and now you’ve decided to pursue a bachelor’s degree. Or maybe you started a degree years ago and want to pick up where you left off by taking online classes while you continue to work. We know the thought of transferring college credits can be very stressful, so at the University of Nebraska at Kearney eCampus, we work with transfer students on a daily basis to make the process easier. Whatever your...

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By: Stacey Schwarz

Category: eCampus, General

Break-up with Social Media

Posted: September 28, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

Break-up with Social Media

By: Katie Petersen It’s 1950, your grandparents are courting each other around town and splitting a milkshake at an old cafe. Can you fathom the idea that they found each other because they attended the same church and their families had been friends for years - or maybe they were in the same grade in school? They didn’t swipe right on an iPhone app or stumble across each other’s Twitter feed. Sure, they had arguments and their relationship was tested, but never because of...

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By: Katie Petersen

Category: Psychology, General

5 Apps for Productivity

Posted: September 25, 2018 3:15:00 PM CDT

5 Apps for Productivity

Whether you’re an online or on-campus student, you’re probably studying wherever you can, when you can. This also means you may encounter a fair amount of distractions. To help, the University of Nebraska at Kearney has compiled a list of the top apps of 2018 to help with your productivity. This list focuses on apps that are compatible on multiple platforms and/or in web browsers. Evernote Suite Evernote is an app ideal for practically anyone. It offers a suite of productivity...

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By: Dylan Munson

Category: General, eCampus

Professional Communication Series: 7 Tips for Emailing Professors and Professionals

Posted: September 12, 2018 1:00:00 PM CDT

Professional Communication Series: 7 Tips for Emailing Professors and Professionals

Whether you’re in college, the professional workplace, or both, chances are you need to use email as a primary form of communication. Students who email professors, along with new and seasoned professionals who email supervisors and colleagues, can all benefit from best practice tips. Not only can you build up your professional communication skills, but you also ensure your emails are as effective as possible for what you need to accomplish. Follow these email tips from the University...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

How to Be Successful in an Interview

Posted: September 7, 2018 12:00:00 PM CDT

How to Be Successful in an Interview

By Kennedy Kluthe Are you preparing to receive a big scholarship or land your dream job? Typically, part of the process to reach these achievements includes an interview. The interview is the first time that you will be seen off paper and as a real person. The interview is often viewed as the “make it or break it” point in the selection process. In order for you to get your big scholarship or dream job, consider following these five easy steps. 1. Practice Your Handshake Imagine...

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By: Kennedy Kluthe

Category: Psychology, General

Online Reading Master’s Degree Promotes Literacy for All

Posted: September 5, 2018 3:00:00 PM CDT

Online Reading Master’s Degree Promotes Literacy for All

Empowering teachers, students, and leaders to help make literacy possible for everyone is the purpose of International Literacy Day, held September 8—and it’s also the foundation of the online Reading PK-12 master’s degree at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Improving literacy often starts in the classroom, where credentialed teachers in Reading PK-12 can identify where, how, and why students may be struggling with reading. They then facilitate instructional strategies...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

What Can You Do With an Organizational Communication Degree?

Posted: August 30, 2018 10:00:00 AM CDT

What Can You Do With an Organizational Communication Degree?

As a prospective student considering a degree in organizational communication, you may hear a common question from your family and friends: “What are you going to do after you graduate?” The answer to this question is endless. The online Bachelor of Science in Organizational and Relational Communication from the University of Nebraska at Kearney will equip you with an understanding of communication theories and skills to become a professional and ethical communicator in a rapidly...

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By: Stacey Schwarz

Category: eCampus, General

Welcome Back, Psychology Students!

Posted: August 29, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

Welcome Back, Psychology Students!

  Welcome back UNK Psychology students to the fall 2018 semester, and welcome to the UNK Psychology blog! We hope everyone is ready for a fun semester. The Psychology Club is getting ready for an exciting semester, and we hope to see you at the following upcoming events: Welcome Back picnic This is open to all UNK students, those interested in joining Psychology Club, and those who just want to get to know fellow psychology students and the professors in the department. This picnic will...

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By: Jeffrey Grummert

Category: Psychology, General

Tips for a Stress-Free Start to Fall Semester

Posted: August 21, 2018 9:00:00 AM CDT

Tips for a Stress-Free Start to Fall Semester

Whether you’re new to college or returning for the next school year, managing stress is key to starting your semester with confidence. At the University of Nebraska at Kearney, there are many services and resources to help you succeed in on-campus or online courses—but feelings of worry and stress can still creep in. Here are some ways to start your fall semester strong—and as close to stress-free as possible. Read the entire course syllabus. Your professor develops the...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

5 Study Hacks for College

Posted: August 15, 2018 10:30:00 AM CDT

5 Study Hacks for College

The start of fall semester is right around the corner at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. We are here to remind you that studying doesn’t have to be as hard if you can study smarter. Nothing can beat hard work, but there are many methods to simplify your study approach—and every tip helps to improve time management and efficiency. It’s true: not all study methods found online will work for every person. Studying is a process that comes with a bit of trial and error....

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By: Dylan Munson

Category: General, eCampus

Choosing an Online Program That Is Right for You

Posted: August 7, 2018 12:00:00 PM CDT

Choosing an Online Program That Is Right for You

The thought of beginning a college degree program, whether on campus or online, can be slightly intimidating. Whether you’re a first-year student, going back to finish your bachelor’s degree, or thinking about a master’s program, there are many things to consider as you make your decision. It’s important to assess your situation in each of the following areas: Commitment to Graduation: What are your future plans? What is your desire to be in college? How will you...

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By: Stacey Schwarz

Category: General, eCampus

Personalizing Online Program Recruitment at UNK

Posted: July 31, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

Personalizing Online Program Recruitment at UNK

When choosing an online program, students ensure they’ll gain the expertise needed for the career they want—but it’s not all they consider before applying. Prospective online students today also want a personalized, streamlined, and supportive experience from their university—from the time they first reach out for information until their graduation. They want personal connections and a sense of community—even if they can’t set foot on campus. At the...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

Interview Success Tips

Posted: July 25, 2018 1:00:00 PM CDT

Interview Success Tips

Now that you’ve perfected your resume and cover letter, it’s time to start preparing for the next stage—interviews. It is your job to convince the employer that you have the skills, knowledge, and motivation to hold the position and be effective. To help you get closer to that job offer, here are some tips from the University of Nebraska at Kearney that you should keep in mind: Before the Interview Use Google Alerts Keep up with the company’s activity so you’re...

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By: Dylan Munson

Category: eCampus, General

How to Write a Convincing Cover Letter

Posted: July 17, 2018 11:00:00 AM CDT

How to Write a Convincing Cover Letter

Dear Applicant: Your cover letter can make or break your chances of getting the job. Scary, right? The good news is that you don’t have to be a professional writer to create a great cover letter. You do need to be mindful of what employers want to know, and how best to present that information to generate a positive connection and response. These tips from the University of Nebraska at Kearney can guide you in developing an effective cover letter that increases your chances of getting...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: General, eCampus

Resume Do's and Don'ts

Posted: July 11, 2018 9:15:00 AM CDT

Resume Do's and Don'ts

When you’re ready to apply for jobs, every aspect of your application needs to be in line—especially your resume. Along with a cover letter, your resume acts as a first impression and deciding factor in whether you land an interview. There are many tips and resources for creating a strong resume, which has to be more than just a list of what you can do, where you’ve attended college, or former positions you’ve held. Because employers may be going through piles of...

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By: Dylan Munson

Category: General, eCampus

New Name for Student Affairs Online Master’s Program

Posted: July 3, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

New Name for Student Affairs Online Master’s Program

To expand the reach of its online master’s program in student affairs, the University of Nebraska at Kearney has renamed the program as the M.S.Ed. in Higher Education Student Affairs. The name change reflects the program’s applicability to a wider range of prospective students—those who may not already be in the field of student affairs but who want to make a difference for students in a college setting. The online master’s degree program helps professionals gain a...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

Day in the Life of a Recruitment Technology Professional

Posted: June 26, 2018 11:00:00 AM CDT

Day in the Life of a Recruitment Technology Professional

In technology and communication, the trends are always changing. That’s what makes Dylan Munson’s job as a recruitment technology associate at eCampus so exciting—finding effective strategies that help recruit online students for the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Munson earned a degree in multimedia from UNK and began his position at eCampus earlier this year. We asked him to describe how his degree and skills match up with his new career on campus. Q: What sparked your...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

6 Easy Ways to Create a Professional Social Presence

Posted: June 19, 2018 10:00:00 AM CDT

6 Easy Ways to Create a Professional Social Presence

It’s no secret that your first face-to-face interaction with someone isn’t always the true “first” impression. Today, we often make first impressions via social media. Although many personal questions cannot be asked in a job interview, future employers can often find the answers just by taking a peek at your Facebook or Insta profile—who you’re friends with, articles or companies you’ve liked, and even your political views and relationship...

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By: Alyssa Wyant

Category: eCampus, General

Sacrificing for studies: a tribute to parents of college students

Posted: June 11, 2018 12:00:00 PM CDT

Sacrificing for studies: a tribute to parents of college students

Behind every successful college student at the University of Nebraska at Kearney—whether on campus or online—is a group of supportive people who understand what it means to earn a degree. Often, these people are the students’ parents, who would sacrifice anything for the sake of their children’s education. Such is the story of Constancio and Maria Guadalupe Perales, who moved from Mexico to the United States in the hopes of creating a better life for their four...

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By: Alyssa Wyant

Category: eCampus, General

UNK Launches Online Minor in Entrepreneurship

Posted: June 5, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

UNK Launches Online Minor in Entrepreneurship

What does it take to start, grow, and lead a successful business? Students at the University of Nebraska at Kearney can add these skills to their undergraduate experience thanks to a new online minor in entrepreneurship. Expertise from a minor program makes students more marketable in today’s competitive workforce. But focusing on entrepreneurship can give students an advantage in the applicant pool while also preparing them for their own business ventures. Course topics in the...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: General, eCampus

Student Testimonial: Ariane Arensdorf

Posted: May 30, 2018 10:00:00 AM CDT

Student Testimonial: Ariane Arensdorf

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By: Dylan Munson

Category: General, eCampus

Supporting Military Spouses at UNK

Posted: May 23, 2018 12:25:00 PM CDT

Supporting Military Spouses at UNK

The month of May is Military Appreciation Month, recognizing military servicemembers as well as the spouses who support them—a group that also shares a deep commitment to serving their country. For nearly 35 years, the nation has celebrated Military Spouse Appreciation Day, established by President Ronald Reagan, to honor the service and leadership of military spouses. We asked Lori Weed Skarka, Assistant Director of Military and Veteran Services, to provide insight about military...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: General, eCampus

On a Mission for an Online Master’s in History

Posted: May 16, 2018 9:30:00 AM CDT

On a Mission for an Online Master’s in History

As a child, Captain Cory Halvorson had no problem passing up comic books and cartoon strips for non-fiction and history books. In 2011, he majored in history and received his commission into the United States Air Force (USAF) through the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps program at Northern Arizona University. But as Halvorson continued to work up the ranks of the USAF, he knew he would need to pursue a higher degree to continue to be promoted. He began his hunt for a master’s...

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By: Alyssa Wyant

Category: eCampus, General

Teacher Appreciation Week

Posted: May 9, 2018 11:00:00 AM CDT

Teacher Appreciation Week

During the first full week of May, we celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week. It is a time to acknowledge and appreciate the educators who play a critical role in our society. A day to recognize the contributions of educators was created through the determination of Eleanor Roosevelt, the former first lady, who persuaded Congress to proclaim May 7th as National Teacher Day. For 32 years, one day was dedicated to teachers until the National Parent Teacher Association expanded on...

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By: Dylan Munson

Category: General, eCampus

Tips for your summer graduation application

Posted: May 1, 2018 9:30:00 AM CDT

Tips for your summer graduation application

Spring commencement may be just around the corner, but if you’re gearing up to graduate this summer, it’s time to apply now—whether or not you plan to walk in summer commencement. Your approved graduation application ensures that you have completed all requirements for your program through the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Here are a few tips for turning in your graduation application: Consult your advisor. Be sure that your program coordinator or advisor is aware of...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: General, eCampus

5 Study Tips to Set You Up for Success

Posted: April 25, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

5 Study Tips to Set You Up for Success

By: Regan Taubenheim In order to avoid any extreme cases of “stud-dying” with finals just around the corner, I have provided 5 simple and easy-to-follow study tips. Following these tips will decrease the chances of meltdowns or college dropout thoughts the night before your next big exam. In some cases, no number of tips in the world will save you from the complete stress that accompanies the rigorous study demands some classes require. Unfortunately, your grades will not improve...

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By: Regan Taubenheim

Category: Psychology, Natural and Social Sciences, General

Making a Degree Her Business

Posted: April 24, 2018 10:00:00 AM CDT

Making a Degree Her Business

While growing up in Virginia, Krista Wilson hadn’t given much thought to a college degree. Through minimal interaction from her high school to prepare for college, she was unsure of her options and began working at an early age. Now, she proudly holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska at Kearney that will secure her career, no matter where it leads. “Today there is a much larger focus on getting kids ready for college, but at the...

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By: Alyssa Wyant

Category: eCampus, General

Using the eCampus Online Schedule

Posted: April 16, 2018 12:00:00 PM CDT

Using the eCampus Online Schedule

The eCampus Online Schedule at the University of Nebraska at Kearney is a one-stop location for all online and blended course offerings. With registration underway for summer and fall, current and prospective students can find a wealth of information and resources to gear up for next semester. The Online Schedule includes: Registration appointment times based on student status Upcoming online and blended courses, start dates, and instructors Online graduate and undergraduate program...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: General, eCampus

Libraries Lead

Posted: April 10, 2018 1:42:00 PM CDT

Libraries Lead

The American Library Association (ALA) has sponsored a nationwide observance, since 1958, to celebrate the contributions of our nation’s libraries. Tuesday, April 10, 2018, marks National Library Workers Day, which recognizes the librarians responsible for these contributions. On behalf of the Staff Senate and Recognition Committee, the University of Nebraska at Kearney has awarded the April 2018 Teamwork Excellence Award to UNK’s Calvin T. Ryan Librarians: Ron Wirtz, Rochelle...

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By: Dylan Munson

Category: General, eCampus

Caring for a Dying Loved One

Posted: April 10, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

Caring for a Dying Loved One

I had always known death to be a very real thing. However, until someone close to you dies, do you really understand the full realm of emotions and the care and support you may have to provide your loved one who is dying? It was not until I was in high school that I started to understand what it truly takes to care for one who is dying. My grandmother passed away the summer before my senior year of high school, and although it was an extremely sad time for myself and whole family, it was...

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By: Julia Daro

Category: General, Psychology

Celebrating Graduate Students at UNK

Posted: April 3, 2018 9:00:00 AM CDT

Celebrating Graduate Students at UNK

Starting a graduate program, whether on campus or online, is a huge investment for students—one that takes incredible dedication and a careful balance of commitments. During Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week, April 2-6, I’m pleased to recognize our graduate students and highlight what they contribute to the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Here are just a few reasons to celebrate their many accomplishments. Their enhanced skills create a stronger workforce. I...

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By: Kenya Taylor

Category: General, eCampus

Unexpected Benefits of Exercise for Fibromyalgia Warriors

Posted: April 3, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

Unexpected Benefits of Exercise for Fibromyalgia Warriors

Everyone can agree, exercise is beneficial, but do you know how good it is?  There are many ways that exercise can benefit the health of an individual, whether it is simply a walk through the neighborhood or a vigorous high intensity workout. Not only that, exercise has also been shown to improve the health of individuals who are diagnosed with fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is musculoskeletal pain throughout the body. Some symptoms include widespread pain, fatigue, and cognitive...

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By: Delanie Vitosh

Category: General

Day in the Life of a Marketing and Communications Specialist

Posted: March 27, 2018 1:00:00 PM CDT

Day in the Life of a Marketing and Communications Specialist

Understanding your audience is key for effective marketing communications. Alyssa Wyant, marketing and communications specialist at the University of Nebraska at Kearney eCampus, shares the path to her career—and how her academic and personal experiences are helping her connect to her audience each day. In her role at UNK, Wyant oversees a variety of marketing and communication tasks, from developing marketing plans to managing a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system for...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: General, eCampus

Degree Pathway into School Counseling Increases Support for Nebraska Students

Posted: March 20, 2018 11:05:00 AM CDT

Degree Pathway into School Counseling Increases Support for Nebraska Students

Today’s school counselors are expected to play larger roles in the lives of students. They serve as a sounding board, voice of reason, and student support system within a school—from providing academic guidance to overseeing preventive and responsive services like bullying or suicide prevention. In Nebraska, the need for school counselors is growing, along with national projections that employment will rise by 8% from 2014 to 2024. To help meet job demand, the University of...

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By: Alyssa Wyant

Category: eCampus, General

Pregnancy in College: Hard, but Not Impossible

Posted: March 13, 2018 8:00:00 AM CDT

Pregnancy in College: Hard, but Not Impossible

A typical college student’s biggest struggles consist of deciding which classes to take, what to eat for supper, and whether it is a good idea to stay out late. It is true – college is incredibly hard at times, but it becomes immensely hard if you become pregnant. According to a recent review by the Institute for Women's Policy Research (2014), a large portion of women who get pregnant in college end up dropping out temporarily or permanently. This is due in part to...

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By: McKenzie Ironshell

Category: Psychology, General

How to Survive Online Coursework After Spring Break

Posted: March 12, 2018 10:00:00 AM CDT

How to Survive Online Coursework After Spring Break

Let’s face it: by this time in the semester, we all need—and deserve—a little vacation from coursework. With spring break just around the corner, the University of Nebraska at Kearney offers tips for how to take a break from online coursework without falling behind when classes commence. 1. Look ahead at details, not just deadlines. Assignments that are due directly after spring break need to stay on your radar screen, but knowing the details of those assignments ahead of...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

5 Reasons to Start Your Summer with an Online Teacher Education Program

Posted: March 6, 2018 10:15:00 AM CST

5 Reasons to Start Your Summer with an Online Teacher Education Program

Teachers know the importance of planning for their classrooms and careers—and the University of Nebraska at Kearney makes summer the opportune time to get started. Although going back to school is a big decision, submitting an application soon for an online teacher education program ensures a summer semester start. Here are just a few reasons why summer at UNK is useful for teachers: 1. You can invest in your own learning while your class takes a break. Starting in the summer lets you...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

Bedtime and Your Health: What Are the Risks of Watching TV?

Posted: March 6, 2018 8:00:00 AM CST

Bedtime and Your Health: What Are the Risks of Watching TV?

One of the popular practices among our society today is binge-watching television. I myself am guilty of this. Not only do I find myself spending a far greater number of hours in front of a screen than I would like to admit, but I find myself watching more at one particular time of day: bedtime. Does that cut down my hours of sleep? Can that be healthy? Health Impacts According to the Sleep Foundation, television at bedtime could negatively impact our health (Foley, Ancoli-Israel, Britz, and...

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By: Brenna Schneider

Category: General, Natural and Social Sciences, Psychology

Blending the Best of Both Worlds

Posted: February 27, 2018 12:00:00 PM CST

Blending the Best of Both Worlds

Ask any college student, on campus or online, about the biggest challenge they face during their college career. The majority of their answers will have one common factor – time management. It is a skill that students quickly realize is essential for success, but easier said than done. Luke Ackerman is close to finishing a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from the University of Nebraska at Kearney. After earning a bachelor’s degree in Business...

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By: Dylan Munson

Category: General, eCampus

Welcome to the UNK Department of Psychology Blog!

Posted: February 27, 2018 8:00:00 AM CST

Welcome to the UNK Department of Psychology Blog!

“Education is not just about going to school and getting a degree. It’s about widening your knowledge and absorbing the truth about life.” –Shakuntala Devi Have you ever stopped to think about the effect of Psychology in the world around you? Our thoughts, emotions, and behaviors govern the decisions we make every day. This blog was created for University of Nebraska at Kearney students to highlight current topics in Psychology that affect their everyday lives, in...

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By: Jillian Rocheford

Category: Psychology, Natural and Social Sciences

An Early Start to Early Childhood and Family Advocacy

Posted: February 20, 2018 11:00:00 AM CST

An Early Start to Early Childhood and Family Advocacy

At the age of 10, Rachel (Berreckman) Hays was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia, a blood-related cancer. Over the next two-and-a-half years, she traveled between her hometown of Holdrege, Nebraska, and the Children’s Hospital in Omaha, receiving multiple rounds of chemotherapy treatment and procedures. The experience shaped what she wanted to achieve at the University of Nebraska at Kearney and how she wanted to make a difference. “During my many visits [to the hospital],...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: General, eCampus

How an Online Minor Program Can Make You More Marketable

Posted: February 13, 2018 10:30:00 AM CST

How an Online Minor Program Can Make You More Marketable

Rising to the top of an applicant pool is challenging, especially as employers increasingly seek professionals with multiple skillsets. Applicants need to get ahead of the competition to be hired and retained—and the University of Nebraska at Kearney offers online minor programs that can help. Adding a minor program to an undergraduate degree can speak volumes to employers, according to an article from WorldWideLearn*. Not only does a minor program enhance your skills—it shows you...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

Online Science/Math Education Program Offers Solution to Teaching Dual Disciplines

Posted: February 6, 2018 10:30:00 AM CST

Online Science/Math Education Program Offers Solution to Teaching Dual Disciplines

Today’s teachers often see their class assignments change from one subject area to another, requiring both the knowledge and qualifications to teach in multiple disciplines. Teachers need a pathway to prepare for these shifting roles in science and math fields, particularly within smaller school districts. The University of Nebraska at Kearney is helping to address this demand. UNK’s online Master of Science in Education in Science/Math Education is designed for high school and...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

Keeping Current in Online Learning with Faculty Training Events

Posted: January 29, 2018 8:30:00 AM CST

Keeping Current in Online Learning with Faculty Training Events

Supporting those who teach online helps ensure that students have the best possible learning experience at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Faculty and staff can stay at the forefront of online teaching and learning through a series of eCampus training events this spring—from designing accessible online courses to enhancing instructional video content. eCampus Instructional Designers will send an email announcement to all UNK faculty and staff when registration opens for each...

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By: Alyssa Wyant

Category: General, eCampus

UNK Online Graduate Education Programs Climb in National Rankings

Posted: January 24, 2018 9:15:00 AM CST

UNK Online Graduate Education Programs Climb in National Rankings

U.S. News and World Report has ranked the University of Nebraska at Kearney at No. 25 for best online graduate education programs. The 2018 rankings, released this month, place UNK 10 spots higher than last year. Institutions are ranked based on student engagement, student services and technology, admissions selectivity, faculty credentials and training, and peer reputation. UNK offers the following online master’s programs in education-related fields: Art Education: Classroom...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: General, eCampus

Local History Research by UNK Graduate Gives Voice to Community

Posted: January 16, 2018 9:30:00 AM CST

Local History Research by UNK Graduate Gives Voice to Community

Madelina (Lina) Cordia is deeply rooted in her community of Jackson County in Southern Oregon—home to a large Hispanic population that now understands more about its history in the region, thanks to her research. Before completing the online Master of Arts in History program at the University of Nebraska at Kearney in 2017, Cordia completed her undergraduate studies in history and Spanish from Southern Oregon University. Because of her prior research, the local Veterans Administration...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General

Roadmap for Returning to UNK

Posted: January 9, 2018 10:30:00 AM CST

Roadmap for Returning to UNK

It's never too late to finish the undergraduate degree you started at the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK), even if you no longer live near the campus. UNK offers a pathway to return to your degree program—or transition into a different one—whether you come back on campus or online. Make your way through these milestones to follow the blue and the gold to your UNK degree. Milestone #1: Find the program that meets your needs now. If your interests or career needs have...

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By: Rosanna Vail

Category: eCampus, General