Not all UNC students will spend spring break on a beach or catching up on their sleep. The School of Music's Chamber Choir has been invited to Italy for a music festival and to sing during a mass in the Vatican, and three other groups of students will perform community service activities in Utah, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.
This year's inductees into UNC's Athletics Hall of Fame include All Americans, record-holders, an entire swimming and diving team, and a team physician. Join us in welcoming the 2014 inductees by reading about their accomplishments and viewing their tribute videos.
A "brain" bike at UNC's Rocky Mountain Cancer Rehabilitation Institute shows promise in alleviating side effects experienced by cancer patients undergoing chemo. Such cutting-edge practices have attracted attention - most recently by the Colorado Mammoth, which will donate 50 percent of ticket sales from its game March 8.
UNC alumnus Jose Martinez, who teaches economics and social studies at Bear Creek High School in Lakewood, is one of a handful of teachers from around the country presented with a 2013 Milken Educator Award, also known as "The Oscar of Education." He shares his story in the Alumni Association's Bear Den blog.