Natural and Social Sciences

Studying the Past, Leading the Future

Posted: May 17, 2019 11:00:00 AM CDT

Studying the Past, Leading the Future

Dr. Jeff Wells is not a new face at the University of Nebraska at Kearney Department of History, but he is moving into a new role. Wells arrived at UNK in 2014 and recently gained the title of department chair. We asked him about his vision for UNK’s history department, online programs and service to students.

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By: Stacey Schwarz

Category: Natural and Social Sciences, eCampus, General

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

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.

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By: Regan Taubenheim

Category: Psychology, Natural and Social Sciences, 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?

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By: Brenna Schneider

Category: General, Natural and Social Sciences, Psychology

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!

This blog was created for University of Nebraska at Kearney students to highlight current topics in Psychology that affect their everyday lives, in hopes of raising visibility and interest in Psychology as a science.

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By: Jillian Rocheford

Category: Psychology, Natural and Social Sciences

NSS Monday Bulletin

Posted: October 10, 2016 12:00:00 AM CDT

NSS Monday Bulletin

Dr. Lorna Bracewell, assistant professor of Political Science, was featured on NPR- Sam Sanders. Dr. Kim Carlson and Dr. Haishi Cao in Chemistry along with undergraduate students from Biology and Chemistry had their research published. The History Department of the University of Nebraska at Kearney and the Nebraska State Historical Society are sponsoring a new Brown Bag Lecture series in Kearney. Two undergraduates presented papers at the 19th Great Plains Political Science Conference.

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By: Peter Longo

Category: Natural and Social Sciences

NSS Monday Bulletin

Posted: October 3, 2016 12:00:00 AM CDT

NSS Monday Bulletin

The 28th Annual Criminal Justice Conference is being held today, Monday, October 3. Dr. Keith Geluso and his students recently had their research published. The name for the CNSS Luncheon Series is Something Interesting with Lunch.

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By: Peter Longo

Category: Natural and Social Sciences

CASA Recognition for Dr. Aviles

Posted: June 8, 2016 12:00:00 AM CDT

CASA Recognition for Dr. Aviles

Dr. Will Aviles of the Political Science Department received recognition from the Kearney/Buffalo County chapter of the Court Appointed Special Advocates group (CASA) in February.

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By: Doug Biggs

Category: Natural and Social Sciences

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