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Office of Student Life

Cornerstone UNK

Cultivating and celebrating student leadership and service


The 2014-2015 members of Cornerstone UNK
(Image courtesy of Baer Photography)

Back Row (left to right): Nick Bauwens, Philip Lee, Mitch Peters, Matt Ulrich, Brian Fountain, Kassidy Nuttelman
Front Row (left to right): Jessica Golter, Trevor Lee, Kelsie Post (President), Hayden McKelvey, Kaitlyn Augustyn

The purpose of Cornerstone UNK is to recognize individuals who have attained a high standard of leadership at the collegiate and community level, as well as, empower undergraduates toward higher achievements. Cornerstone UNK fosters leadership development and growth by networking on campus and in the Kearney community, and by self discovery and research.

Standards for eligibility and continuation of membership in Cornerstone UNK include: exemplary character, scholastic excellence, service and leadership in campus life, and good citizenship within the academic and larger community. The officers of Cornerstone UNK are President, Vice President and Secretary/Treasurer.

Cornerstone UNK meets bi-monthly at the Fireplace Lounge, located on the first floor of the Nebraskan Student Union, on Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m. For additional information, please contact Tim Danube, Associate Director for the Nebraskan Student Union and Advisor for Cornerstone UNK, via phone at (308) 865-8523 or email at danubet@unk.edu.