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Trenton Harbur knows students by name when they order. Photo provided by Kylie Schwab / Antelope Staff

Chick-fil-A worker’s positivity reaches past the counter

OLIVIA CASPER November 30, 2022 Since Trenton Harbur was young, he always looked on the bright side of things. Now he implements this outlook while working at Chick-fil-A, and UNK students notice. Before...

Facilities will install more lighting, cameras and key pads. Photo provided by Grace McDonald / Antelope Staff

Student Senate works with Facilities to improve security

OLIVIA CASPER November 16, 2022 Safety continues to be a topic of discussion among students.  The Student Senate is taking student’s concerns into consideration and making efforts to improve...

Students wait to go inside the planetarium to watch a presentation. Photo provided by Kylie Schwab / Antelope Staff

Planetarium launches viewers into galactic topics

OLIVIA CASPER November 9, 2022 The UNK Planetarium transports students and the Kearney community across to galaxies to experience what they cannot see from their backyards.  “The planetarium...

Bryant Isaacs hoists his teammates up both physically and mentally as a UNK cheer team member. Photo provided by Kylie Schwab / Antelope Staff

South African cheerleader lifts weights, spirits in US

OLIVIA CASPER October 25, 2022 Bryant Isaacs balances cheerleaders on his shoulders while juggling an exercise science major and a food service job.  The South African junior traveled to the United...

Taylor Swift raised my generation to be forever ‘Fearless’

Taylor Swift raised my generation to be forever ‘Fearless’

OLIVIA CASPER October 5, 2022 Who knew writing songs about awful breakups, revenge and love could have such a powerful influence on our society? For as long as I can remember Taylor Swift has been my...

Karina Boatright rolls more pieces of glass onto her pole. Photo provided Shelby Berglund / Antelope Staff

Glass Club fires up, raffles off pumpkins for second year

OLIVIA CASPER September 28, 2022 Glassblowing is an expensive and technical art that anyone enrolled at UNK can try. ART-224: Glass I is beginner-friendly class that focuses on technique and how to manipulate...

Students partner with counselors to assist others. Photo courtesy of Bailey Koch

Talk about it: Mental Health on Campus offers safe space

OLIVIA CASPER September 21, 2022 The goal of Talk About It: Mental Health on Campus is to offer students a place that sheds a positive light on mental health.  Bailey Koche and Pat Philippi started...

During the COVID-19, Janet Steele wrote about her cat, Nimbus. Photo courtesy of Janet Steele

Biology professor tells creative ‘tail’ about her feline friend 

OLIVIA CASPER September 14, 2022 The second day of anatomy and physiology class in the 2020 fall semester, a student handed Janet Steele a box that contained a kitten that they had found in an alley. That...

This spring, communication students placed first in all nine main categories and in 18 out of 36 sub-categories.

Golden Leaf Awards: The Antelope wins best overall, racks up awards

OLIVIA CASPER September 14, 2022 UNK students saw major success at the 2021-22 Golden Leaf Awards. Students placed first in all nine main categories and in 18 out of 36 sub-categories.  This contest...

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